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Altibox is a clean and light Image Viewer for WordPress controlled by CSS selectors. It displays your images without opening a new browser window or tab. Your visitors remain in a same page for a smooth user experience.

  • Lightweight Image Viewer is only 3.9kB (Javascript and CSS files).
  • Use CSS selectors to manage when to open Image Viewer.

Available languages :

  • English

For support, please visit Altibox plugin


  • Administration Page for the plugin with CSS selectors field.
  • Single image
  • Altibox setting and Gallery setting in Image edition tool.


  1. Upload altibox folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


Installation Instructions
  1. Upload altibox folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  • By default, any link make to a jpg, jpeg, gif, png or bmp file will be open in altibox.
  • You can ask question and read documentation at altibox plugin


September 2, 2020
If you install this plugin and try to unistall it, your darshboard will die and the plugin will never go
September 3, 2016
GENIAL! NOT 1000 options or settings, just a simple css selector (more flexible of tons of options). thanks for do it!
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Contributors & Developers

“Altibox” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial release


  • add a sidebar in admin page
  • add security check to form in admin page
  • change default value for CSS selectors (only applied to new installation)
  • improve slightly the name of the plugin (because altibox wasn’t meaningful enough).