More Media Types

By Daniele Binaghi Adds new media types and relative fallback images; can replace default fallback images as well.
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More Media Types


Plugin for Omeka Classic. Once installed and active, allows users to add new shiny fallback thumbnails for extra media types (PDF, Ms-Office, Open Office, compressed files etc.), as well as default images (video, picture, text and generic file).

Available new types:

  • Microsoft Office Word, Excel e PowerPoint;
  • Microsoft Office Word, Excel e PowerPoint (XML versions);
  • Open Office Writer, Calc e Impress;
  • TXT;
  • RTF (Rich Text Format)
  • HyperText Markup Language (HTML);
  • Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF);
  • eBook formats: ePub and MOBI;
  • compressed files: ZIP, RAR and ARJ.


Uncompress files and rename plugin folder "MoreMediaTypes".

Then install it like any other Omeka plugin.


Use it at your own risk.

It’s always recommended to backup your files and your databases and to check your archives regularly so you can roll back if needed.


See online issues on the plugin issues page on GitHub.


This plugin is published under the CeCILL v2.1 licence, compatible with GNU/GPL and approved by FSF and OSI.

In consideration of access to the source code and the rights to copy, modify and redistribute granted by the license, users are provided only with a limited warranty and the software’s author, the holder of the economic rights, and the successive licensors only have limited liability.

In this respect, the risks associated with loading, using, modifying and/or developing or reproducing the software by the user are brought to the user’s attention, given its Free Software status, which may make it complicated to use, with the result that its use is reserved for developers and experienced professionals having in-depth computer knowledge. Users are therefore encouraged to load and test the suitability of the software as regards their requirements in conditions enabling the security of their systems and/or data to be ensured and, more generally, to use and operate it in the same conditions of security. This Agreement may be freely reproduced and published, provided it is not altered, and that no provisions are either added or removed herefrom.


Copyright Daniele Binaghi, 2019-2022

Version Released Minimum Omeka version
1.4October 31, 2022 [info]2.0
1.3December 30, 2020 [info]2.0