The Random image with pretty photo zoom Joomla module which allows you to simply and easily show random images any where in your website with on-click fancy zoom effect. In the admin we can upload the original images directly into the folder or we can set the existing image folder location; this plugin will automatically generate the perfect thumbnail image based on the mentioned width. This module is very useful to show images randomly to user
Plugin working demo available below (below image) and sidebar image. click on the image and see the pretty photo. Refresh this page and see the another random image on sidebar.
Features of this module
- Simple and easy installation.
- This will create thumbnail image.
- Display one image on random order.
- pretty photo zoom on mouse click.
Module installation instruction
- Download the module from the download location.
- Log into the administrator section of your site.
- Go to Extensions → Extension Manager.
- Upload the available zip file.
- Select it then click upload file and install.
Creating a new module instance
In your Joomla admin go to the module manager (Extensions → Module Manager in your admin menu). You should see the module Random image with pretty photo zoom listed among the others. Simply click on the module name to open the module editor.
If you cannot find an instance of your new module, click the new button. The new module should be listed among the types available, select Random image with pretty photo zoom which will create a new instance.
Set up the module parameters
The right hand column displays parameters that are specific to your module Random image with pretty photo zoom. use below mentioned parameters to customize the module.
Image Type : Type of images you want to display in the front end. PNG/GIF/JPG etc.
(the default is JPG)
Image Folder : Path to the image folder relative to the site URL ( e.g. modules/mod_random_image_with_fancy_zoom/images ).
Note: no trailing slash in the folder location.
Width : Width of the display thumbnail image in (px) (e.g. 300)
Module admin screen
Title : It is essential to set a title for the module.
Position : The position on the page where the module will be displayed.
Status : The module needs to be published in order for it to display.
Module Assignment : Assign the module to all pages.