Featured images

Featured images 1.5

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Description:

Displays a block containing featured images.

This add-on will display a block of attachments and is normally displayed in the forum list. Each featured image can be clicked and the post where the attachment is uploaded is displayed. Featured images are randomly selected and updated every 5 minutes.

(Example of Featured images)

pic001.jpg


(Example of Options page)

pic002.jpg


(Example of User group permissions)

pic003.jpg


Features:
  • In responsive mode featured images are reduced in quantity and size.
  • Images can be selected from any forum.
  • Cron entry will rotate images every 5 minutes.
  • All phrases start with featuredimages_ for your convenience.
User group permissions:

Typically you will set 'Yes' for the following two user groups:

Registered
Unregistered /Unconfirmed

Directory preparation:

Create a directory in your web root called /misc/ and set permissions to 0755.

Creating the widget:
  1. Admin Control Panel -> Appearance -> Widgets
  2. Widget definition = Featured images
  3. Widget key = featured_images
  4. Title = (leave blank)
  5. Display in positions = Forum list: Above nodes
  6. Click Save.
Author
Andy
Downloads
41
Views
520
First release
Last update
Rating
5.00 star(s) 1 ratings

Latest updates

  1. See description

    Featured images v1.5 changes: Fixed issue where on occasion a featured image would show full size.
  2. See description

    Featured images v1.4 changes: Added height attribute to img tag.
  3. See description

    Featured images v1.3 changes: Improved reporting if attachment is corrupt.

Latest reviews

Great way to highlight photos from the community
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