Video Lightbox

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Not only a great tool, but very fast response from the developer. Good job!


Updated to work with version 8.5+

Float buttons block left, right or center.

Choose text button background, border and text colours.

Please read the documentation if you have issues with text button after upgrading.


Nice simple lightweight 'Lightbox' plugin for videos from the 'File Manager' or any external URL. i.e Amazon, Local, Vevo, Vimeo, YouTube, Dailymotion, Metacafe and Yahoo.

Updated script:
Shows border, video title and share buttons in popup lightbox, see screenshots.

New Template added:
Remove social icons showing under lightbox (Feature request).

Use a background image or text button to launch video, see screenshots. Choose an MP4 from the 'File Manager' or paste in an external URL.

Save and publish.

Add as many videos as you want.

Make a gallery using the layout tool.

Fully responsive.

Lazyload script included. Alows videos in large galleries to show only when in viewport. Good for page speed and mobile devices.



URL examples:
Any embed video links you get you MUST only use the URL, as shown below.

Amazon -



Vevo -

Dailymotion -

Metacafe -

Yahoo -

Current Version: 2.5
Fully Translatable: Yes
Needs External Libraries: No
Compatible 5.7.5+
License: Standard
Support Response: Replies to tickets every business day.
Support Hosted: On
Needs extra server permissions: No
Needs Internet: No
Marketplace Tests:
Passed Automated Tests
Passed PRB Review