jAlbum tutorials

Download and use more skins for your albums

Have you created an album and tried out the default skins that are included but want to expand your views by creating something truly new? Try a new skin today! In this tutorial we will install the Photojack skin, but there are many other skins to choose from in the skin download section.

  • Visit the Photojack skin page

    Visit the page http://jalbum.net/skins/skin/Photojack. Here you can see some information about the skin, visit a sample album and choose to download and install the skin.

  • Download and install skin

    Click the "Install skin" button. This will open a download window. Choose to "Open" the skin with the jAlbum application.

  • The install begins

    When the skin has been downloaded to your computer. It will automatically launch the jAlbum application.
    A window will appear saying: "Selected skin(s) will be installed into jAlbum". Click "OK". After the skin has been installed a confirmation window will appear saying: "Skin installed and ready to use".

  • Choose an album to customize

    Open your latest album project by clicking on it in the recent albums list, or choose to create a new album.

  • Use your skin

    Use the first drop box under "Skin and style" to choose "Photojack".

    Now click the "Make album" button. To see how your album looks click the preview button (looks like a small magnifying glass) next to the album in the recent albums list.

    Click the "Publish" button to upload your changes.