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Large thumbnails

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>Between thumbnails>Large thumbnails

Show thumbnails as large sized.

Label type

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>Between thumbnails>Label type

Select the information to display, filename, total, comment or keyword.

License information

JAlbum>Menus>Help>License information

Licensing and accounts

Opens the 'About' jAlbum window where the license details are shown under the 'Application' tab.

Lifeboat file

Play Safe with jAlbum > The lifeboat file

Preferences > Projects > Include the lifeboat file

Jalbum > Menus > File > Import settings from published album...

JAlbum>Where are all my files>Lifeboat files and backing up/migrating your files

Back up all project settings, including image captions, titles and applied filters.


Managing images with jAlbum>Link

Also known as a shortcut, it points to the file of interest, saving hard disc space by not having multiple copies of the file. A small curved arrow in the lower left of the thumbnail indicates the item is a link to a file. Broken links are indicated by a large red 'X' over the thumbnail, broken links occur if you move the original files.

Link to originals

jAlbum>Settings>Pages>Image linking from thumbnails>Link to original images only

Thumbnails link to originals only

Link to originals via scaled

jAlbum>Settings>Pages>Image linking from thumbnails>Link to originals via scaled

Thumbnails link to scaled down slide images and from there to originals.

Link to scaled-down images only

jAlbum>Settings>Pages>Image linking from thumbnails>Link to scaled-down images only

Thumbnails link to slide images only.

Link to home page

jAlbum>Settings>Pages>Link to homepage

Create a link back to your home page.

List metadata

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>On thumbnails>List metadata

Display xmp, exif etc. metadata


jAlbum>Edit>View and edit properties>Location

Shows location on a map of where an image was taken

jAlbum>Project Gallery>Location

Shows if gallery is showing recent projects or those in 'My albums'

Location data

Geotagging>Location data

Information on the location a photo or video, was taken.

Logging level

jAlbum>Preferences>General>Logging level

The level of diagnostic/error reporting that is reported to the user.

Logotype (effects)


Add logos to images.

Look and feel

jAlbum>Preferences>General>Look and feel

Change the appearance of Jalbum.