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About jAlbum

Menu>jAlbum>About

Opens the About jAlbum window where you can see details on the application, the jAlbum team and the System environment

Account profile

The settings required for jAlbum to upload your album to your web site. See jAlbum>Upload>Accounts

Activate license

JAlbum>Menus>Help>Detach license.../Activate license...

JAlbum>Welcome>Sign in

Activate your license.

Activity page

JAlbum>Website>Activity page

Monitor personal messages, join groups, like albums and more.

Add

Menu>Edit>Add

JAlbum>Explore>Add

JAlbum>Explore>Toolbar>Add

Opens the file system in order to allow you to add images to the album project.

Added

JAlbum>Explore>File attributes>Added

Date the object was added to the project

Address

jAlbum>Settings>General>Address

Shows the URL path to your web hosted album

Address bar

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>Between thumbnails>Address bar

Shows the path to the project in your OS's file system.

Adjust camera date...

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>On thumbnails>Show area tags

Opens a new window with controls to set the camera date, or 'date taken'.

Advanced Preferences

jAlbum>Preferences>Advanced CMD/CNTRL + COMMA to open preference window

Preferences that are, generally, for setting or changing advanced technical options.

Album

jAlbum>Preferences>Album>Output directory location CMD/CNTRL + COMMA to open preference window

An album is a collection of images, videos, folders etc. and support files, such as CSS and JavaScript, that together form a web site. The album is the collection of files in the output directory. The output directory can either be within the project directory or under a nominated 'web' directory

Album description

jAbum>Settings>General>Album description

Descriptive text for the whole album.

Album information

JAlbum>Menus>Album>Album information

JAlbum>Explore>Projects pane>Contextual Menu >Album information

Opens a window with information about your album.

Album page

JAlbum>Website>Album page

Where your albums are listed, if added to jAlbum.net

Album Preferences

Menu>jAlbum>Preferences>Album CMD/CNTRL + COMMA to open preference window

Settings that are related to the albums created from your project files.

Album tags

jAlbum>Settings>General>Album tags

Comma separated list of keywords that can, for example, appear as metadata tags in your album pages.

Album thumbnail

jAlbum>Settings>General>Album thumbnail

Representing thumbnail for your project and if uploaded to jAlbum the album's thumbnail.

Album title

JAlbum>Settings>General>Album title

The visible title for your album.

Alphabetical

jAlbum>Settings>Structure>Alphabetical

Group objects alphabetically based on initial character of file name

Announcements

jAlbum>Search and help>Announcements

News and information about updates etc. announced in the jAlbum window.

Apply ordering to subfolders

JAlbum>Menus>Tools>External tools>Apply ordering to subfolders Order subfolders as the parent folder is ordered.

App Trolls™

Evil beings who sneak into a user's PC and change obscure settings from their default values. Their visits are usually accompanied by protestations of innocence by the user: "I have no idea how that got changed!!!!"

Arty (effects)

jAlbum>Settings>Effects>Arty

Apply a range of artistic effects to images.

Attempt to use hardware accelerated scaling

jAlbum>Settings>Images>Advanced>Attempt to use hardware accelerated scaling

Tries to use graphic processors to speed up image scaling.

Auto correct

jAlbum>Edit>Image editing (toolbar)>2.7 Auto correct

Auto correct colours, contrast and levels of the image.

Auto (effects)

jAlbum>Settings>Effects>Auto

Apply automatic colour, contrast and and levels corrections to images.