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The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by eben » Sat Nov 20, 2010 8:27 pm

Hi all,
The image gallery is now working for anyone that wants to use it.
As mentioned before each profile can create their own personal galleries of images that can be used directly in posts on here or elsewhere(just let me know which sites so that I can allow it.)
If you have quite a lot of your own images that you want to upload, you can zip them up. Just ensure they are 1024 pixels wide max, tell me what you want to call your album/subalbum and I can import them for you to give you a kickstart.

Below is a video with instructions, pay special attention to the fact that you click on the image name to get the code for it.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EErutNWPe9c (HD available)




If you have any questions/problems, let me know on this thread so we can help everyone :) :wink: :wink:



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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by eben » Mon Nov 22, 2010 11:12 pm

I see a few new galleries. how are you guys finding it? Remember if you click on the image name, you get the links for posts...

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by Tony Z » Mon Nov 22, 2010 11:40 pm

worked ok for me yesterday.... isnt rocket science

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by BARON » Tue Nov 23, 2010 5:23 am

Hi Eben,
Iam missing the part that tells me how to bring a picture from my album/gallary to my story on the forum.
How do I do it
thanks baron

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by 1972 » Tue Nov 23, 2010 7:53 am

Thanks Eben! Gallery is great! Is there a way we can organize (move around) our photo's in the album?
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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by eben » Tue Nov 23, 2010 9:02 am

BARON wrote:Hi Eben,
Iam missing the part that tells me how to bring a picture from my album/gallary to my story on the forum.
How do I do it
thanks baron
click the photo name.

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by eben » Tue Nov 23, 2010 9:04 am

1972 wrote:Thanks Eben! Gallery is great! Is there a way we can organize (move around) our photo's in the album?
not sure. you can move them into subalbums I think.

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by eben » Wed Dec 08, 2010 3:48 pm

Hi All,

Just coded a feature that I thought was missing from the gallery:
Adding selected devices from and album to a post.
ScreenShot049.jpg
When in the required album tick the checkboxes for the images you want to use & click Get BBCode at the bottom.

This will open a new page with text that you can copy into your post to display the images.

PS if your album goes over one page, use Notepad to temporarily keep the code.

Let me know if it works for you guys.
Will make it "prettier" later :D
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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by eben » Fri Mar 18, 2011 10:48 am

Please note:
fig wrote:
Drusky wrote:Lekker, have you tried using Photobucket to host your photies? Might be slightly easier.
Personal request from me: please don't use photobucket or imageshack to host pics. My own preference is to host images on thesamba.com galleries. They are never removed, so no dead links, and they can be linked to from anywhere, unlike ACVWSA galleries.
I said:
As mentioned before each profile can create their own personal galleries of images that can be used directly in posts on here or elsewhere(just let me know which sites so that I can allow it.)
Because of the watermark this is good advertising for the forum but if no one provides me with any sites, I cannot add them.

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by Bushpig » Mon Mar 21, 2011 4:04 pm

Eben,
Just listed a project Braveheart. First attempt so let me know if it was :bn: or if it complies with the requirements.
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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by Bushpig » Mon Mar 21, 2011 4:19 pm

Eben,
I seemed to have screwed up and the Project Braveheart has been listed 3 times. Can you delete two versions. Thanks Bushpig

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by viczo » Mon May 09, 2011 11:22 am

Hi Eben,

i try to upload but i don't even know where my picture is located. please help the name of the image is image137 for viczo. i uploaded in imageshack.

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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by Dawie » Mon Sep 12, 2011 1:31 pm

Posting the image is easy, but it then only opens in small size. How do you get it to open full size in your post?
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Re: The new image gallery and how to use it.

Post by eben » Mon Sep 12, 2011 2:16 pm

Clicking on the image name in the gallery you can use the URL link in the bottom together with the img tags as normal.

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