FancyBox

FancyBox

  • Quickly implement the Fancybox effect
  • Beautiful Lightbox effect
  • Minimal coding required

FancyBox is a combination of JavaScript, CSS and some images that allow you to create a modal effect using the JavaScript framework jQuery. This Joomla! plugin integrates FancyBox in your favorite CMS Joomla!.

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Current version 1.3.7 (Stable)
Requirements Joomla 2.5 (supported until June 2015)
Joomla 3.0 - Joomla 3.4
PHP 5.4 or higher
PHP 5.4.0 or higher
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License GNU/GPL (General Public License)

Getting started

  • Install the plugin in the Extension Manager
  • Enable the plugin in the Plugin Manager
  • Prepare your HTML code with the HTML class "lightbox"
  • Add the HTML class "lightbox" to the plugin configuration

About FancyBox

FancyBox is written and maintained on the website fancyapps.com. All credits go to the original creators of FancyBox. If you like FancyBox, you can donate. Please do not donate to us, but to creators of FancyBox instead.

All work of FancyBox itself is the work of Janis Skarnelis, and holds his copyright.

Free for non-commercial use

Note that the license of the Fancybox v2 library (included with our plugin-version 1.3.0 and later) is free for non-commercial use. If you want to use Fancybox as a company, you are asked to pay a fee. See the Fancybox project site for more details.

Yireo requires you no additional fee to run Fancybox in Joomla!.

Why FancyBox?

The main reason for us to integrate FancyBox in a Joomla! plugin, is to offer a simple Lightbox-like effect for MageBridge, our bridge extension that integrates Magento in Joomla!. As an effort to bypass JavaScript-conflicts between MooTools and ProtoType, a third framework - jQuery - is introduced which does not conflict with neither MooTools nor ProtoType. jQuery is loaded in the compatibility mode.

So, the FancyBox was primarily designed to work with MageBridge, but it might serve other purposes as well.


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