Extension Specific, JCE extensions

JCE MediaBox is an extension for Joomla! for creating responsive lightbox-style popups for images, video and article content.

With support for most common media formats, from images to video (mp4, wmv, quicktime etc.), Youtube, Vimeo, DailyMotion, and other content (pdf, html, external web pages, internal Joomla content), MediaBox can display using 6 different themes - Standard, Light, Shadow, Squeeze, UIKit and Bootstrap (The UIKit and Bootstrap themes require that your template is using one of these css frameworks).

Build nice popups and galleryslides.
Ease of use
Easy to use and configure.
As always, awesome.
Clear but it's all pretty self explanatory
I used this to: All my client and my own sites.
More media functionality than you can shake a stick at... or is that click at mouse at?
Ease of use
Once you get around the installation and setting up the options it is a breeze to use. The learning curve might be steep for some newcomers
I used this to: I use JCE Media Box with JCE Editor on every Joomla! website I have designed and published for probably close to the last 10 years. In total I estimate that will be 60+ websites.

This is great

Posted on 20 June 2014
I've used the JCE editor on all my sites since it exists. And sometimes I also used Mediabox. Now I tried many lightbox extensions and come to the conclusion that Mediabox is the best.
JCE and several of its plugins have been a staple in my Joomla! arsenal for years... Mediabox is one of them.

Great extension, active support forum... excellent all around.

Does more than it says :)

Posted on 06 December 2013
I really like the media box in combination with the JCE Editor.

It gives rookies a good chance to create popup thumbnails or even articles within a lightbix!

Top popup lightbox

Posted on 31 July 2013
I use this plugin because it's very easy to install and configure it !

Thank you very much

JCE is awesome!

Posted on 16 July 2013
I'm a total newbie and I installed this and use it along with your other JCE Extensions. Your extensions make it easy for even a guy like me, that doesn't know much -- to do some cool stuff w/ Joomla! Thanks you!
I used to use this plugin on every website I set up... but then I got out of the game for a while and when I got back in I could not remember what it was called. So glad I found it, it's a must for any website. Would give it 6 stars if I could.

Must have

Posted on 27 February 2013
This is one of the extensions I use in every Joomla project.

Must have for me!

The best way to get beautiful image popups, right there within your editor! No extra javascript or plugins, complicated code or whatever. Just upload the image, make it smaller/a thumbnail, select JCE Mediabox, done!

Very easy!


By Widget Factory Limited
An award-winning, configurable WYSIWYG editor for Joomla! Includes advanced Image, File and Link handling, plugin support, and an Administration interface for editor configuration. Office-like functions and familiar buttons make formatting simple Upload, rename, delete, cut/copy/paste images and insert them into your articles using an intuitive and familiar interface Create Links to Categories,...

JCE MediaBox

Widget Factory Limited
Last updated:
Nov 27 2023
4 days ago
Date added:
Feb 13 2010
GPLv2 or later
Free download
J3 J4 J5

Uses Joomla! Update System


Write a review