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I installed Lightbox2 module and I tried to link an image to a webpage, say google.com, this is my code

<a href="https://www.google.com/" rel="lightframe[][This is Google]"><img  src="<?php print $base_url;?>/sites/all/themes/MY-THEME/image/fp/map.jpg"></a>

but it displays nothing in Lightbhox. This is the print screen of the Lightbox using Firebug

enter image description here

as you can see there is nothing in body.

  • Look at your browser error console: REFUSED TO DISPLAY IN A FRAME BECAUSE IT SET 'X-FRAME-OPTIONS' TO 'SAMEORIG, ie it is a cross domain restriction. This works: <a href="maps.google.co.in/maps/… map</a> – J. Reynolds Oct 14 '14 at 15:44
  • And probably not of much help, but if you install this extension for Chrome it strips away the X-Frame headers. Otherwise just append &output=embed to the url and set the other parameters as needed. – J. Reynolds Oct 14 '14 at 15:58
  • @J.Reynolds you are right, then what shall I do to link to google? I also added this code header('X-Frame-Options: GOFORIT'); but didn't work – M a m a D Oct 14 '14 at 16:35
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This link works to get google search in the ligtbox:

<a href="http://www.google.com/custom?q=&btnG=Search"rel="lightframe">Search</a>

I got it from this post: How to show google.com in an iframe?

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  • thanks, for google map adding &output=embed works as well – M a m a D Oct 14 '14 at 18:00

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