Embed PDF
[resolved] Easy to work with (4 posts)

  1. myagape4u
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Thanks, It actually worked a bit nicer than just using google doc viewer alone. I couldn't get the some of the features on top to show up (zoom etc.)but they show up fine with the dirty suds embed. I do have one issue and it may be my theme. In Pages I can switch to a one column page and embed work nicely. However, when I am in the Post content area I have sidebars columns on both sides and my content area is in the middle column. When I add my pdf embed into my content area - part of the pdf hangs over the right sidebar. Is there anyway to adjust or resize?


  2. Pat Hawks
    Plugin Author

    Posted 4 years ago #

    If you want to change the default size of media embedded in a post, that can be done in the admin interface under Settings⇒Media Settings⇒Embeds

    If you'd just like to change the size of one instance, you can use the standard attributes of the WordPress embed shortcode.

    [embed width="400" height="600"]http://example.com/document.pdf[/embed]

  3. myagape4u
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Thanks the shortcode width info, it did the trick. I tried something like that early and couldn't seem to get it to work. I guess I must have been adding the width/height after the shortcode.

    I liked this plugin before but now now I really like like it. It is so easy to use. Thanks for your help.

  4. Pat Hawks
    Plugin Author

    Posted 4 years ago #

    Thanks for the kind words.

    I've added this info to the FAQ, so hopefully others will be able to make use of this as well.

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