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FancyBox for WordPress

Seamlessly integrates FancyBox into your blog: Upload, activate, and you're done. Additional configuration optional.

33 reviews
Average Rating
4 stars
4.3 out of 5 stars
5 stars
Super!
By , for WP 3.9.1

This plugin is very useful for me. Thank you.

5 stars
Brilliant
By , for WP 3.9

This is a great, lightweight lightbox plugin that does exactly what it should.

4 stars
not working wiith wp total cache
By , for WP 3.8.3

I cant figure this out.... It was working great for so long, and now it just wont work with wp total cache plugin (minify is off).... too bad. And yes it gives alot of 404 errors for some png files in site logs ...

1 star
if not 3.6.1, definitly not 3.8!!
By , for WP 3.8

This plugin seriously needs to be updated. It has oodles of errors out of the box.

Notice: Undefined index: galleryType in /home/donnadont/public_html/other_domains/w101/wp-content/plugins/fancybox-for-wordpress/lib/admin-tab-galleries.php on line 13
/> Make a gallery for all images on the page (default)
Notice: Undefined index: galleryType in /home/donnadont/public_html/other_domains/w101/wp-content/plugins/fancybox-for-wordpress/lib/admin-tab-galleries.php on line 18
/> Do not group images in gallery automatically (use this if you want to make galleries manually with the REL attribute)
Notice: Undefined index: galleryType in /home/donnadont/public_html/other_domains/w101/wp-content/plugins/fancybox-for-wordpress/lib/admin-tab-galleries.php on line 23
/> Make a gallery for each post (will only work if your theme uses class="post" on each post, which is common in WordPress
Notice: Undefined index: galleryType in /home/donnadont/public_html/other_domains/w101/wp-content/plugins/fancybox-for-wordpress/lib/admin-tab-galleries.php on line 28
/> Use a custom expression to apply FancyBox

5 stars
Fantástico plugin
By , for WP 3.7.1

Es uno de nuestros plugins de cabecera.

Potente, simple, rápido y eficaz.

Muchas gracias José Pardilla por tu gran trabajo.

5 stars
Perfect for my needs
By , for WP 3.7.1

I only wanted to enlarge images on an individual basis, and not as a gallery style. This is exactly what I needed!

1 star
not compatible for wp 3.6.1
By , for WP 3.6.1

not compatible for wp 3.6.1

5 stars
Perfect and includes advanced settings
By , for WP 3.6.1

Great plugin.

5 stars
Super plugin!
By , for WP 3.6

you make the world happier with it ! :)

3 stars
404 errors
By ,

I'm not really sure what to think about this plugin. I have tried several different 'fancybox' plugins and this is the only one that works. The others have conflicts with other JS or plugins on my site, apparently.

However, this one is causing a lot of 404 errors to be thrown due to what seems like some incorrect file paths to images of shadows that are part of the plugin itself. It seems to only happen with some versions of IE so the 404 errors don't happen all the time.

I've gone searching on the web for a solution and although I see a lot of questions...I've yet to find a solid answer. So I'm stumped.

I notice the plugin hasn't been updated in some time and technically it's compatibility is in question with several of the most recent updates to WordPress.

So what do I do? Keep using this, knowing that it's probably not going to be updated and throwing 404 errors? Stop using any fancy box...or continue to look for a fancy box plugin that works. GAH!

I can't tell you now many times I've been down this road. Frustrating.

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