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You can upload doc & .docx, .xls & .xlsx, .ppt & .pptx, .odt, .odp and .pdf documents to your site. Visitors will be able to download the document by clicking it.


To upload a document: From the left side of the Editor, click the Add icon > click Media > click Document.

Click the document icon to open the pop-up window > click Choose Document > click Upload Document or choose an previously uploaded document > click Choose Document.

Note: The maximum upload file size is 15MB.


To learn more about uploading documents, please click here or view the video below.

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  • knevins68

    Replied by knevins68 April 16, 2014

    When I follow these instruction and click on Add + media + document, a screen pops up that says "my documents" however, there is no button within that box that says "upload documents."  So, it's literally impossible for me to upload any documents since the "upload documents" button is missing.  Please help!!

    • Darth V.

      Replied by Darth V. April 16, 2014



      Could you please specify to which of your sites you are referring? 

      For HTML editor please check the best answer and make sure that you have latest version of flash player installed on your computer. 

      For Flash editor please check this article

      Best regards, WIX Team
  • sldanker

    Replied by sldanker April 15, 2014

    I need to delete a document from a page

    • Darth V.

      Replied by Darth V. April 16, 2014



      To delete a document from your website simply click on it to select and then press DELETE button on your keyboard. 

      Best regards, WIX Team
  • lioraesty

    Replied by lioraesty April 13, 2014

    How can I take care of this with HTML if it is a real big EBook?  I need them to be able to flip through the pages and jump pages... although that would be a good idea as it will be much clearer...

    • Jonathan Wix Team

      Replied by Jonathan April 13, 2014

      Unfortunately we do not provide support for using exterior html code. Perhaps others on the forum will answer or you can look online for such an html code.

  • an8603

    Replied by an8603 April 11, 2014

    Is there any way when viewing documents such as a PDF, that the URL still shows our domain instead of https://media.wix.com ?    It would be more professional to have folder/directory off our domain such as www.example.com/pages/my.pdf

    • Shai Wix Team

      Replied by Shai April 11, 2014



      Documents that are uploaded through the Editor are uploaded to the Wix server via the subdomain that you have mentioned. It is not possible for the URL to display a different address.


      If it is crucial that the Wix address does not appear, you can upload the PDF file using an external hosting service ,or use the Google Drive or Dropbox applications.

      Shai - Wix Support
  • roland89

    Replied by roland89 April 3, 2014

    Is there any way I can upload .pdf and .doc files to my site for free download by my viewers?

    • Ellie Wix Team

      Replied by Ellie April 3, 2014

      Hi Roland,


      I have merged your post to this relevant thread.

      Please read the instructions above on how to add a PDF/Doc to your site. Your viewers will then be able to download those files.


      Let us know if you need any further assistance.

      All the best, Ellie
  • davidwphillip6

    Replied by davidwphillip6 April 2, 2014

    WOW took a little looking around but i DID find the problem it was this "&" in my title  GREAT database of support. THANKS

    • Anat Wix Team

      Replied by Anat April 2, 2014

      I'm glad you found the source of the problem.

      Indeed, special characters such as & may interfere in uploading files to you Wix site.

      If you require any further assistance, please let us know.

      Anat - Wix Team
  • lioraesty

    Replied by lioraesty March 30, 2014

    Thanks for your reply, but I am looking for something that my viewers would be able to read the document and flip through the pages on my site- and i don't want them to download it...  any ideas?

    • dinamiso Wix Team

      Replied by dinamiso March 30, 2014


      Unfortunately, this feature is not available yet however, you can try the following workaround:

      1. You can save the document pages as images.

      2. Add a slideshow gallery to your site.

      3. Add the document images to the slideshow.


      This way your visitors will be able to slide (flip) through the document pages.


      You can save the document pages as images using the screen shot option.

      You can find step by step instructions here .


      To add a gallery to your site, simply follow these steps:

      1. From the left side of the Editor, click the plus sign to open Add.

      2. From Add, click Gallery and choose a gallery.

      A gallery appears in your editor.
      You can find more information here


      Dina-Wix Team.

    • Yoav Wix Team

      Replied by Yoav March 30, 2014



      Please consider embedding the document as a PDF in your site by using the HTML App, or use the Google Drive App to share your Google Drive content directly on your Wix site. Click here for more information.


      With the HTML App you can test and add your own HTML code to your Wix site.

      For more information check out the tutorial below, or you can click here.

      *Take a minute to read through the Known Issues & Limitations of the HTML iFrame/Embed App via the link above before using this.



      Let us know if you need any additional help - we'll be happy to further assist!

  • hollygrayton

    Replied by hollygrayton March 27, 2014

    When I try to link to a document it says it couldn't find my files????!!! SSOOOOSOOSOSOO Frustrating

    • Ilia Wix Team

      Replied by Ilia March 28, 2014


      Please provide us with a screen shot of the problem. For instructions on how to take a screenshot, please use this link.

      To upload the screenshot, simply click on the "Upload" button and follow the steps.

      Best regards


      Ilia - Wix Support
  • webma2362

    Replied by webma2362 March 27, 2014

    PDF Document


    I have a PDF document with around 126 pages that I need to upload to my wix site.  I just put up "Simple Booklet" but I feel that it is too stiff and not easily readable.  It also doesn't work for my mobile view.  Is there anything that can be more flexible and easily readable?

    • Mascha Wix Team

      Replied by Mascha March 27, 2014

      Hi webma2362,


      Please read the instructions above on how to add a PDF to your site.


      Let us know if you need any further assistance.



      Mascha, Support-Team Wix
  • sheressespence09

    Replied by sheressespence09 March 22, 2014

    I just put a few documents on my website for my customers to download. I have my wix site though my own domain. My question is when they click on the document to download it It opens a new window that says the entire wix.com address. Is there a way to hide that?

    • Barrios Wix Team

      Replied by Barrios March 23, 2014


      Unfortunately currently it isn't possible to change the name of the document you have uploaded on your online site.
      For more information about uploading documents click here.

      You can vote for this feature in this thread.


      Let us know if you require further assistance! 

      Many thanks, Barrios

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