Nuxeo Platform User Documentation


Updated: March 18, 2024

The preview enables you to see an insight of your document.

The PDF files preview leverages pdf.js by Mozilla. Other file types preview leverages the Nuxeo Platform preview module.

Several means to preview documents are available.

  • For office and PDF documents: Click on the icon next to the attachment name on the Summary tab. The preview opens in a popup window.

  • For all documents on the Summary tab of a document, click on More > Preview. The document preview is displayed in a popup window.

  • You can also preview a document along with its main metadata on the Info-View pop-up, accessible from any thumbnail listing.

Supported Formats and Requirements

The table below shows for which file formats the preview is available. The installation of third-party software is required for some formats of the list below.


To preview files in the formats AI, EPS, PSD and TIFF, the created document must be a 'Picture' and not 'File' type.

File formatPreview supported