Plugin Reviews

Lightbox Gallery

The Lightbox Gallery plugin changes the view of galleries to the lightbox.

30 reviews
Average Rating
3.6 out of 5 stars
By , for WP 4.2.1


Works as claims
By , for WP 4.1.1

If you are using the standard [gallery] shortcode, it just works out of the box.

Very unuser friendly!
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It's very difficult to figure out how to use this plugin or even change the photos displayed. I created a gallery 2 years ago and now I cannot update the photos by adding new ones and deleting old ones. I don't recommend it.

Something wont work
By , for WP 4.0.1

No recommendation.

Great !, Its simple and Cool !! ::)
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This is what I am looking For. !!
I had used in many of my Projects..

Too difficult to install. Not recommended.
By , for WP 3.9.1

I can't even get the first install instruction to work. This guy needs to be more clear and perhaps take an English class.

"1) Edit the lightbox-gallery.js and check the path of line 2 according to your settings."

What does that even mean? This is line two of that file:

if ( typeof hs != "undefined" ) {

Go figure.

Maybe you need to be a geek to get this work, for most people this won't work.

It works excellent for me !
By , for WP 3.9.1

I like this plugin. It's very simple and works well.

Works well
By , for WP 3.8

Just works with WP galleries. Doesn't do anything with only one picture.

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it works nice, thanks a lot

can't figure it out
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I'm a pretty tech savvy person and I can't figure this out. And there's very little documentation on it. i don't know how to apply the code to a gallery/album. I'm using a NextGEN plugin for the gallery (which I'm sooo not thrilled about either) and can't figure out how to add lightbox code to it. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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