FW Gallery
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Images configuration and settings

In this tutorial, we will learn how to add images to your website. Adding images with FW Gallery is easier than ever. You just need to upload the images to the gallery that has already been created. To learn how to create a gallery, review How to create a gallery tutorial.

There are available two options for image upload:

  • Single image upload. Allows to upload one image at a time.
  • Batch upload. Allows to upload multiple images at a time.

We will proceed as follows:

How to upload images via single image upload

First, let’s locate image settings.

  1. Log in to your administrator panel using your credentials.

  2. Locate Components dropdown in the top menu of your Joomla control panel and click on it.

  3. Choose FW Gallery=>Files from the list.

Now, let’s learn how to upload a single image to your gallery.

  1. Go to the Files tab.

  2. Click New button.

  1. Locate Published label and choose Yes.

  2. Locate Name textbox and enter landscapes_03.

  3. Locate Gallery dropdown and choose Landscapes from the list. The image will be added to this particular gallery. To learn how to create a gallery, review How to create a gallery tutorial.

  4. Locate Copyright textbox and enter John Smith into it.

  1. Locate Upload date datebox and pick the upload date in the calendar.

  2. Locate Owner dropdown and choose John Smith from the list.

  3. Mouse over Access dropdown and select Public menu item.

  4. Locate Tags label and choose Nature tag. You can view and manage all your tags in the Tags management section following Components=> FW Gallery => Tags direction.

  1. Locate Images section.

  2. Click Choose file button and select a file you want to add to your gallery.

  3. Click Upload button to upload the file. To learn how to add a video, review How to upload a video tutorial.

  4. Locate Description label and enter your image description into the editor area.

  5. Click Save button. Your screen should look similar to the screenshot below.

How to upload images via batch upload

Now that you have learned how to add a single image, let’s learn how to add multiple images using batch upload.

  1. Locate Files tab. To locate Files tab, follow steps 2-3 of How to upload images via single image upload.

  2. Switch to the Batch Upload tab.

  3. Locate Owner dropdown and choose John Smith from the list.

  4. Locate Published label and choose Yes.

  5. Locate Gallery dropdown and choose Landscapesy from the list. The image will be added to this particular gallery.

  6. Upload the files.

  1. Click Upload button. Your screen should look similar to the screenshot below: