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Understanding jAlbum

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Tutorials and other basic information on jAlbum.




jAlbum>Edit>Image editing (toolbar)>2.11 Undo

Multiple level undo and redo for many operations (move, rename etc).

Unify image color mode to BGR or ABGR

JAlbum>Preferences>Advanced>Unify image color mode to BGR orABGR

Compatibility with certain image filters is improved.


Update F5

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>Between thumbnails>Update

Update the contents of the explore window

Update skin translation

JAlbum>Menus>Tools>Translator>Update skin translation

Add new, or correct existing, translations.


JAlbum>Menu>Tools>Upload/Manage CMD/CNTRL + M


JAlbum>Explore>Projects pane>Contextual Menu >Manage

Manage FTP accounts and upload albums.

Use as folder thumbnail

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>On thumbnails>Use as folder thumbnail

Use this image as the folder's thumbnail image

Use custom (video) settings)

jAlbum>Settings>Videos>Basic Settings>Use custom settings

Enable jAlbum>Settings>Videos>Advanced Settings

Use embedded web server

JAlbum>Preferences>Preview>Use embedded web server

View album as though it was uploaded to the internet.

Use hard links

JAlbum>Preferences>Album>Use hard links

When selected, if originals are included in your album, instead of copying those files to your album folder 'hard links' are used.

Use layout hints

JAlbum>Preferences>Projects>Skins>>Use layout hints

Allow skins to modify your album settings.

Use original

JAlbum>Explore>Contextual menus>On thumbnails>Use original

Use the original image instead of a generated slide image.

Use thumbnail for folder icon

jAlbum>Settings>Advanced>General>Use thumbnail for folder icon

Show an image as thumbnail for folders, instead of a folder icon.

User Variables

User Variables

jAlbum>Settings>Advanced>User Variables

jAlbum variables that can be modified and variables that the user can define and use within their projects.

Use watchdog

JAlbum>Preferences>Advanced>Use watchdog

A file named 'thread-dump.txt' is created whenever jAlbum's user interface hangs for twenty seconds or more.

Use zip screaming when available

JAlbum>Preferences>Publishing>Advanced>Use zip streaming when available

Speeds uploading of the album.

Using Browser development tools to change a skin's style

Using Browser development tools to change a skin's style

How to find the CSS code to make changes to your album's look, that the skin does not offer by default.