Photo Gallery - Settings
The settings for PhotoBook can be changed through the administration utility.
- Go to the administration utility at http://<domain name>/Admin/login/.
- Click on Photo Gallery.
To change the existing configuration settings:
- Click Settings in the navigation menu.
- Make the desired changes in the provided form. Each setting is explained in the following section.
- Click the Update Settings button (lower left corner) .
The following settings are used to customize certain aspects of the photo gallery, including navigation, display, and contact information.
|# Columns Displayed||The number of columns to display in the thumbnail gallery.|
|Gallery Intro||Introductory text displayed on the front category display for the image gallery.|
|Administrative Email Address||Email address of the site administrator or Webmaster.|
|# Thumbnails per Page||The number of thumbnail images to display per page. For best display, this setting should be a multiple of the number of columns displayed.|
|Date Format||The format of any time stamps in PHP date format.|
|Default Sort Order||The default sort method used to organize the gallery if no sort method is chosen by the viewer.|
|Display Latest Images||Toggles the "Latest Images" link in the navigation menu on/off.|
|Display Sort Options||Toggles the Sort By links in the image gallery on/off.|
|Graphic -- Display First Image||URL of image used in image navigation to replace “First” text link.|
|Graphic -- Display Last Image||URL of image used in image navigation to replace “Last” text link.|
|Graphic -- Display Next Image||URL of image used in image navigation to replace “Next” text link.|
|Graphic -- Display Previous Image||URL of image used in image navigation to replace “Back” text link.|
|New Image Threshold||The number of days to consider an uploaded image “new” for the purpose of displaying the image in the Latest Images section.|
|Search Bar Display Style||Select to display the search form in horizontal or vertical format.|
|Thumbnail Spacing||The spacing to put between thumbnail images.|
|Image Border Width||The width of the border around thumbnail and full-size images.|
|Image Directory URL||The URL corresponding to the directory where images and thumbnails are uploaded.|
|Max Image Size (Height)||The maximum allowed height (in pixels) of full-size images.|
|Max Image Size (Width)||The maximum allowed width (in pixels) of full-size images.|
|Max Thumbnail Size (Height)||The maximum allowed height (in pixels) of thumbnail images.|
|Max Thumbnail Size (Width)||The maximum allowed width (in pixels) of thumbnail images.|
|Encoding Passkey||The security passphrase used to encrypt the FTP information.|
|Gallery Domain||The domain where the gallery is hosted.|
|Secure URL||The secure domain where the gallery is hosted.|
|Image Directory Path||The directory path where images and thumbnails are uploaded. This directory should correspond with the Image Directory URL.|
|Max File Size||The maximum file size of uploaded and processed gallery images.|
|Style Sheet Directory||The directory where the style sheet is stored. Do not include a leading slash.|
|Gallery Title||The title of the image gallery.|
|Navigation||The orientation of the gallery and administrative navigation menus.|