Sketchfab for Atto

Atto ::: atto_sketchfab
Maintained by Jetha Chan
Sketchfab 3d model embedding

Sketchfab for Atto v1.03

Moodle 2.7, 2.8, 2.9
Released: Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 4:38 PM


Sketchfab embedding comes to Atto! This plugin contains an Atto toolbar button that simplifies adding Sketchfab content to rich content areas within Moodle - just click the button, paste a link to a Sketchfab model (e.g. and the plugin will do the work of embedding a good-looking thumbnail into your post for you.

Combine this plugin with moodle-filter_sketchfab, a text filter plugin which provides options for automatically replacing these thumbnails with the embedded Sketchfab viewer.


  • Moodle 2.7.7+ (2014051207.02 or higher)

Quick install

  1. Put this entire directory at PATHTOMOODLE/lib/editor/atto/plugins/sketchfab
  2. Visit your site notifications page to install the new plugin.
  3. Add the "sketchfab" plugin to the Atto toolbar.


Version information

Version build number
Version release name
Can be updated from
v1.0, v1.02
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 2.7, Moodle 2.8, Moodle 2.9
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.8
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.9

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Atto

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myeditorplugin") in the "lib/editor/atto/plugins" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish installation of the plugin.

To make the newly installed plugin available, you need to edit the Atto toolbar configuration so that the new plugin appears in the toolbar.

  1. Go to your Site administration ►Plugins ► Text editors ► Atto HTML editor ► Atto toolbar settings
  2. Add the new plugin to the desired position in the toolbar.