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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

jAlbum>Upload>Accounts

The settings required for jAlbum to upload your album to your web site.

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>Adjust camera date…

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 of albums

Album of albums

Linking albums to make them appear as one 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.

Audio clip

jAlbum>Explore mode>Contextual menus>On thumbnails>Audio clip

jAlbum>Edit>Audio clip

Add an audio file to an album object

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.