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Photo Gallery User Guide

To access the gallery module, click on "Modules" and then "Gallery." You will be brought to the screen shown below.

 Gallery Dashboard

  1. Categories
  2. Albums
  3. Images

Categories

Adding Categories

To add a category, simply click the "Add Category" button shown below.

 Add Category

You will be brought to the following screen.

 Add Category

Fill in the information presented and click "Submit."

Once you do so, you will be brought to the "Add Albums" Screen (instructions here) if you do not wish to add an album to your category, simply click "Cancel" and you will be brought back to the landing page. 

After this, you will be brought to the "Add Images" page (instructions here) if you do not wish to add photos to your album, simply click "Cancel" and you will be brought back to the landing page.

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Editing Categories

To edit a category, simply click on the edit button next to the category that you want to edit.

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Deleting Categories

To delete a category, select the category you wish to delete and click "Remove."

 Remove Categories

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Ordering Categories

To change the order of the categories, you can either order them by when they were uploaded(default), alphabetically, reverse alphabetically, or custom.

To make the order alphabetical or reverse alphabetical, click the arrows next to title.

Change Order 

To customize the order of the categories, simply click and drag.

 Click and Drag

When you are satisfied, click on "Save Ordering."

 Save Ordering

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Albums

Adding Albums

To add an album, simply click on "Add Album."

 Add Album

You will be brought to the screen shown.

 Add Album

Fill in the information presented and click "Submit."

After this, you will be brought to the "Add Images" page (instructions here) if you do not wish to add photos to your album, simply click "Cancel" and you will be brought back to the landing page.

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Editing Albums

To edit an album, simply click edit next to the album you wish to edit.

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Deleting Albums

To delete an album, check the box next to it and click remove.

Delete Albums 

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 Moving Albums

To move an album, simply select the album you wish to move and click "Move."

 Move Albums

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Sorting Albums

To sort albums, click on the drop downs shown and you can filter the albums by category.

 Sort Albums

The following drop down changes the view of the album to tile view

 Albums as Icons

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Changing and Viewing Cover Photo

To see your cover photo, simply hover your mouse over it and it will zoom in.

To change the cover photo, click on the cover image for the album you choose.

Cover Photo 

You will be brought to the following screen.

 Album Cover

Choose a new cover image.

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Images

Viewing Images

There are two ways to view images. Firstly, you can click on the "Images" tab which will change the view.

View Images 

Secondly, to view the images from a specific album, click the button shown below.

 View Images

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Adding Images

To add an image, simply click Add Images.

 Add Images

This will bring you to the following screen.

 Add Images

From there, you can set the location of your images, and you can also bring the images into the uploader by either dragging and dropping them from a folder into the window, or by clicking browse and finding them manually.

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Editing Images

To edit an image, simply click the "Edit" button next to the image.

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Deleting Images

To delete an image, click on the box next to the image that you want to delete and click "Remove."

 Delete Images

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Sorting Images

To sort the images, click on the drop down and choose which album you want to view photos from.

 Sorting Images

The other drop down changes the view from a list to icons.

Images to Icons

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Moving Images

To move an image, simply select the album you wish to move and click "Move."

 Moving Images

Select the new Album and/or category for your image

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