Questions tagged [images]

The images tag is for questions related to the loading, formatting, saving,and display of images in the context of source code. This tag should also be used for assistance using various image libraries.

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Random image in an article

I've built my own template so that when someone creates an article, the image on the top ( like an intro image ) has a width of 100% and its own height ( could be 200px or whatever ). Now someone ...
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Joomla constant to current template path

I am developing a custom module, and I need this module to show selected some pictures selected in the backend. So, I declare a parameter with type "imagelist" in my module xml file. <fields ...
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Can Joomla be used as a photo gallery for large amounts of images?

Frontend: My intended goal would be the look and functionality of i.e. google image search (masonry style) or tumblr's archive thumbnail-view or flickr. If you click on a thumbnail you'd get a ...
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Set Category and Full Article Image

Joomla 3.4.4 I have a single category called 'Departments'. This contains hundreds of articles. Is there any way I can set the same 'Full Article Image' for each of these articles? See image; I ...
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How to get a Joomla3 template to install the images in a different location-specifically joomlaroot/images?

I've created a Joomla 3 template. When I install the template, I'd like to have the template images automatically install into the joomlaroot/images location. The reason I'd like to do this is because ...
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Compress & Optimise Existing Images

Joomla 3.9.21 I am working on a site that is very image heavy, most images are within the EasyBlog component and amount to approximately 8GB, the original administrators didn't optimise the images for ...
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Ajax error when attempting component updates

I am having a couple of issues with a Joomla 3.6 site that I maintain. Issue 1 is with the Joomla update component. When the update attempts to run it gets an Ajax alert error, and the following ...
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Edit multiple images at once

I've got 25 images in one article and I want to make them all have a margin of 20px. Is there an easier way of doing this than opening the image manager and edit every image one at a time? I'll have ...
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Programmatically set article image

I generate/update several articles through a PHP script (in the cli folder) that parses an external data source (custom tables). This works well. Now, if an article has not yet an image, the script ...
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How to save image in specified folder in joomla directory and save file name in db

I am working on a custom component, where at the backend interface - we want the admin user to be able to upload image and let that image directly save to a specified folder - /images/uploads/variants/...
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Image Usage Right Tagging

Can I tag my site images for Google's "Label for reuse" and such? I appreciate any feedback. P.S. Does Meta keywords do anything anymore? Happy thoughts
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Editing intro images

I've got a great number of articles to which I have to add various intro images from one specific folder. As I understand it, I have to open each article in backend, go to "Images and links" tab, at ...
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Latest articles structured data markup

I have added microdata into every article manually and it works fine. Now I want to insert them into the latest articles module. To override the module in my template and I added: <li itemscope ...
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Enable 'Title' attribute for images with TinyMCE Editor

When inserting an image in an article using TinyMCE editor's, the popup that appears only has options for Image Source and Alt text but no way to add a title for the image. It seems like there is a ...
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Define a default intro image on article submissions

I'm searching a way to define a default intro image in the Joomla article creator from the core (when a user create an article if he don't add an intro image there is one by default generated from a ...
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Get Category intro image in the index.php

I want to display the intro image of my categories on the category page. I have a template override for the category blog. Because of the layout, I need to place the code outside of the override - ...
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How can I add height and width attributes to an image in a menu?

Google is complaining that there is no height and width set on the HTML properties of some images in a menu. It's worrying about cumulative layout shift. The sizing is all done in CSS, but I want to ...
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How to get access to image metadata from PHP?

I am in the proces of writing a Joomla extension that utilizes metadata embedded in image files in IPTC, EXIF and XMP chunks. In particular, I want to gain access to "Title", "Tags"...
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Additional “Images And Links” fields - corect way

Just edited administrator/component/com_content/models/forms/article.xml to add more Images fields. The control is very user-friendly. Is there a way of doing it more right without changing core ...
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Images appear in backend but not in frontend

I've installed and removed the JomSEF plugin for redirecting. Now I've a problem. When I create an article, in TinyMCE I insert images and I can see it in the article. When I publish it, images ...
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Create a new folder in 'images' when installing module

I'm working on a basic module to display an image carousel. The module itself works well, but what I want to do now is create a new folder called 'carousel' within the root 'images' folder when the ...
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Adding a title attribute on the image tag - How to customize article's full image layout?

I want the full image of an article to use the value of an alt attribute in a title attribute, too. I have been searching everywhere and just can't find the correct file. The file which provides the ...
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Images not displayed after migrating from localhost (Internal Server Error)

After uploading my Joomla! 3.3 from localhost, I got a very serious problem: the images on the website are not displayed! When I tried accessing the URL of an image, I got an Internal Server Error. ...
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Can't insert intro/full article image

For some strange reason I cannot insert intro/full article image in articles anymore. On "Images and Links" tab, I click on button to add images. Popup screen appears and then I paste image url in "...
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Why is there no way to show intro image in single article page?

I find this very inconsiderate. For most articles, intro image = full image. Why do users have to do the "assign image" chore twice? Why can't there be a setting to display intro image in the single ...
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How to prevent Article images width being stretched to 100%

I am asking about this again because the solution from joomla v3.6 article - uploaded image stretches to max does not seem to work for me. The issue I have is the article images keeping their size ...
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Mod_Feed removing the strip image function what do the True & False do?

I want to remove the strip image function from mod_feed in the administrator area. mod_feed/tmpl/default.php at line 118 // Strip the images. $text = JFilterOutput::stripImages($text); $text = ...
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How to use images from the domain images folder for all subdomains? [closed]

I have a website with a lot of images and many of them are going to be used by two subdomains. I wanted to avoid uploading the same images twice, so I thought maybe to use the images from the domain....
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Mixed content, no http:// in html

I'm not sure when this started happening, but I noticed today in Google Chrome (and subsequently in Firefox & IE) that my Joomla 3.9.20 site is causing a "Mixed content" warning. I ...
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Building a new module that loads articles not adding slashes in front of images

i am currently building a new module that loads joomla articles via ajax. During the final tests I noticed that image links are (relative links) not handled correctly. If an image is added to an ...
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How to include images in Joomla's search results?

I'm trying to display images in search results for the default search of Joomla. I messed with some code from the web and I managed to display images with the following: in template/html/com_search/...
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Front-end custom Joomla module to upload an image and save it in the Joomla images folder

I work on a custom Joomla module that would let users to upload profile images. I created a JForm and wanted to use the form field type "file" as below: <field name="Photo" type="file" label="...
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Adding pictures to virtuemart product

All I want to do is upload pictures to my virtuemart products from Imgur rather than my computer because I can only use a total of 2 gigabytes for the whole site. I am just learning to do any website ...
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Create thumbnails with custom field images

I have articles with custom fields type media. I need to create thumbnails from these images with a fixed widths (1200px, 700px, 450px and 250px) to display with the picture element and on different ...
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Easy upload intro image from frontend on specific folder

on joomla frontend submission you can upload intro and full image images using joomla media manager. You first upload on the folder you choose and then select image and then insert image. I need to ...
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Images won't load, even though links are correct with SSL

Well, I am utterly stumped at this point. I have a site (www.smithfieldtimes.com). It is based on joomla, and I am trying to enable HTTPS on the site. Almost all the links in the template and the ...
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Images on mobile version and scaled version of website disappear

I have a really strange issue: Images on the mobile version and scaled version of our website are first loading correctly and then they suddenly disappear. Any clue what could have happened? Cache and ...
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How do you clean up unused virtuemart 2 product images?

I have more than 10000 images in my images/stories/virtuemart/product/ folder. (cant even see more than 9999). Now there are a lot of unused images piled up under the years question is : How do you ...
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How do I force download an image inside Joomla component controller

I want to download the PNG image that my site creates. I want to be able to force download the image. I attempted an HTTP request to a PHP file outside of Joomla, but that did not work. How can I ...
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Add an Image to K2 article pragmatically

I want to add an image to a K2 article using PHP. Is there a way to add an image when I am creating the article using PHP? Adding the title, body, and category is simple enough. All you have to do is ...
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Joomla mkdir() error

I have a problem with the Virtuemart Color Swatch plugin for Joomla 3. When I add thumbnails to the product, in the admin panel, I get this error: Warning: mkdir(): No such file or directory in /var/...
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How can I use first image in article as featured image?

I have searched all over the internet but nothing got useful. I have only hope on this forum. Please tell me how can I use the first image of the article in Joomla as featured image. I don't want to ...
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How to add link to the image uploaded in image tab of K2 item

Defining a Item in K2, we can upload an image in the Image tab of the K2 Item. Is it possible to create a link to that image? So when a user click in the image is redirect to the same link of the ...
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Setting Specific Session Variable (user specific image folder)

I'm trying to integrate http://responsivefilemanager.com/ into joomla to replace the normal image manager so I can have per user image folder option. I managed to integrate it reasonably well into ...
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Best image size for Joomla 3.0 before an article

In Linkedin, best image size is 698x400 pixels.Want to know the same for images appearing before an article in Joomla 3.0 (like Need a Writer... image, http://bit.ly/15ZvlcR).
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get intro-image from article?

I do not get the images out of my article. The article var is initialized, but the images and pictures vars seem to be empty. Any hints what I do wrong here? <?php $id = JFactory::...
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Where is <body> and <head> in joomla 3.4 folder, for I add js scripts

I need to add this: <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" media="screen" href="http://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/fancybox/1.3.4/jquery.fancybox-1.3.4.css" /> <style type="text/css"> ...
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Add html to Article Image captions

While adding the featured image of an article (Intro Image and Full Article Image), I need to add some simple HTML to the Caption field, since these captions contain scientific names, that must be ...
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Photo size validation

I use the Fox Contact component on my website, and through that component users send me photos (as an attachment) I had to make a few modifications in the upload form itself and make filters for file ...
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Force users to upload images with a given ratio

Maybe it is something simple. Is there any way to force users to upload images only with a given ratio - e.g. 16:9? (Joomla 3) thx