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Author Topic: Thumbnails and private albums  (Read 2742 times)

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thefugitivesa

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Thumbnails and private albums
« on: September 21, 2005, 11:18:39 pm »

Hi there

Firstly i must say, what an excellent bit of software!! I started playing with it earlier on this afternoon and am getting around everything pretty easily.

I downloaded one of the user themes and have been customising it but have come across a bit of a hiccup and was wondering if anyone else has tried to do this before. I have tried searching the forum but am starting to lose focus and haven't really come up with anything yet.

I have setup a couple main catagories with albums below them. Now for each album i want to have a thumbnail - Got that working fine. But now the trick is, i don't want to use a picture in the album for its thumbnail. I want to keep all the thumbnails in their own album out of the way from the rest of the gallery. - Cool, got that sorted but then when i make the thumbnail album private so that the public can't see it, then the thumbnails on the home page don't work?! I change the settings for the thumbnail album back so that everyone can view it and the thumbnails for the albums work fine...

You can check out www.gotmilk.co.za/gallery1/

I hope that makes sense?! Any help would be greatly appreciated

Have a wicked day!
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Re: Thumbnails and private albums
« Reply #1 on: September 22, 2005, 07:21:08 am »

Set Show private album Icon to unlogged user to Yes under Files and thumbnails advanced settings in config to able to show the private album icon to users.
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Re: Thumbnails and private albums
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2005, 08:29:20 am »

Thx, i sort of managed to get things working.. i was trying to complicate things too much and just simplified everything and now i am slowly getting there.

Thx again!
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