Documents Plugin

To see the latest available version for this plugin and more information, please visit the "Plugins" > "SocialEngineAddOns" section of your site's Admin Panel.
We have moved the widget settings in Layout Editor section. You can change number of items and other new settings by clicking on the edit link placed alongside the widget.
How do I get my Scribd API details ?

Global Settings

These settings affect all members in your community.

Please enter your license key that was provided to you when you purchased this plugin. If you do not know your license key, please contact the Support Team of SocialEngineAddOns from the Support section of your Account Area.(Key Format: XXXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXXX )

The Scribd API Key for your website. [Please visit the FAQ section to see how to obtain these credentials.]

The Scribd Secret Key for your website. [Please visit the FAQ section to see how to obtain these credentials.]

Documents visible only on this website will be private and available only on your website, whereas the ones which will be public on will be available to everyone on Scribd.(Note : This setting will only apply to new documents created and not to the existing documents on the site.)


Show visibility option to users. Allow users to choose whether their documents will be public or private,i.e., available only on your website, or also on (Note : If enabled, this option will only be visible during document creation and not during editing.)

Do you want to show documents according to viewer's network if he has selected any? (If set to no, all the documents will be shown.)

Do you want to set "Only My Networks" option as default for Show field in the search form widget? (This widget appears on the documents browse and home pages, and enables users to search and filter documents.)

You have chosen that viewers should only see Documents of their network(s). How should a Document's network(s) be decided?

Allow WYSIWYG editor for description of documents.

Logged-in users can rate documents.

Allow logged-in users to report documents as inappropriate.

Logged-in users can share documents within the site.

Do you want to show social sharing buttons on the main document page ?

Do you want to replace blank-space in your category name by '-' in URL?

Select the default viewer type for documents on your site. (Note: Secure documents can be viewed in Flash reader only because secure documents use access-management technology which is available in Flash only. Therefore, secure documents will always be viewed in Flash reader, even if you choose HTML5 reader as default. To see more about secure documents and the setting for them, please go to Member Level Settings in this plugin.)

Do you want the 'Fullscreen' option to be available in the Flash Reader?

Choose the default view mode of Flash Reader for viewing documents. Users will be able to change the mode in the viewer.

Do you want the disabled links in the Document Viewer like Download, etc to be hidden?

Do you want to save the thumbnails of documents on your site's server? (Note: If enabled, this setting will import the thumbnails of existing documents on site from Scribd, when the documents are viewed. Changing this to 'No' will not affect those documents for which thumbnails are already on site's server.)

Show license option to users

Choose the license to be associated with the documents on your site. The license will be shown on your site, as well as on

Include full text on pages

Do you want full texts for documents to be included on document pages for non-logged-in users also? (Choosing "Yes" over here will enable full text on your document pages to be indexed by search engines.)

Save documents on server

Please enter the text below which you want to display in place of 'documents' in the URLs of this plugin.

Please enter the text below which you want to display in place of 'document' in the URLs of this plugin.

Enter the number of documents to be shown per page on the Documents listing pages. (Enter a number between 1 and 999)

Click here to add your social share code.

Do you want to show the full document title without truncation on various pages like widgets, Browse Documents, My Documents etc..