DAKboard contains functionality to embed HTTPS websites into an iframe that permit embedding.  This will allow you to connect content to other sources and diversify your screen content.

Note that the websites you embed may be able to view the private URL for your DAKboard screen, and present risk to the confidentiality of the screen URL.  Embed websites only that you trust to handle this data securely.


Create a Block for 'Website/iframe in your custom screen.


Enter the website to embed, a refresh interval, and size the block to a desired location and size.  Please note that HTTP sites cannot be embedded for security purposes.


If your HTTPS page refuses to connect a gray page will be shown, this is likely due to security implemented on the web server which can only be changed by the website administrator.  To Identify if the page permits embedding, open your configured DAKboard screen URL and open the developer console on your browser (F12 in Chrome for example), then refresh the page.  Click the Console tab, or the red error icon in the top right to display the page errors like shown below:

The following headers will prevent access :

X-Frame-Options: SAMEORIGIN

X-Frame-Options: DENY


And this header to allow access:
X-Frame-Options: ALLOW-FROM [uri]


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