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    Embedded PDF widget did not work

    Asked by StrawberryDesi on November 26, 2016 at 10:40 PM

    My PDF Embedder widget for my "Proof Test Form" is suppose to display a pdf when I insert a url link to the pdf that I want to display.  I have uploaded the pdf to my Google Drive account and got a shareable link.  I put the shared link in the wizzard and the pdf file DOES NOT DISPLAY.  Please help!

     

    Thank you.

     

     

    Henry

    Page URL:
    https://www.jotform.com//?formID=63308712607151

    embed pdf
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    JotForm Support

    Answered by jonathan on November 27, 2016 at 12:10 AM

    Hi Henry,

    The URL of the PDF source is not allowing the embedded file to display. You need to get a public view link of the PDF file in your google drive account.

     

    I test using the PDF widget on my form https://www.jotform.com/63310374525955 using my own hosted file and it work just fine.

     

    Make sure the pdf file is correctly shared.

    Let us know if still not working