Wrox Programmer Forums
|
ASP.NET 3.5 Basics If you are new to ASP or ASP.NET programming with version 3.5, this is the forum to begin asking questions. Please also see the Visual Web Developer 2008 forum.
Welcome to the p2p.wrox.com Forums.

You are currently viewing the ASP.NET 3.5 Basics section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. This is a community of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. New member registration was closed in 2019. New posts were shut off and the site was archived into this static format as of October 1, 2020. If you require technical support for a Wrox book please contact http://hub.wiley.com
 
Old March 5th, 2010, 02:52 PM
Authorized User
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 61
Thanks: 15
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default Image Gallery Control

Hi All
I am looking for a very low cost (preferably free!) control to provide an image gallery on a small website I am putting together.
I have tried Notesforgallery and it basically does what I need but does not appear to have any facilities for limiting the thumbnails presented on a page. i.e. if the folder containing the 'gallery' contains 200 photos, 200 thumbnails will be generated and displayed - regardless of the length of the webform/body.
I like the simple concept of a contol that simly looks at a folder full of images but would prefer to be able to specify the maximum number of thumbnails to display and have a paging option to the next 'batch'.

Don't want to use a database because the user cannot afford the extra hosting fees involved!

Any suggestions anyone?
Or perhaps suggestions for a method of grabbing the images from a folder and putting thumbnails in a gridview, showing information like file name or other properties of the image; with a means of opening a larger image on clicking the gridview thumbnail.
I'm very much a beginner with all this so a ready made control like Notesforgallery is probably better, but if anyone is willing/able to 'handfeed' me with the latter approach I'm ready and willing to learn!
__________________
Geoff Baldwin





Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Loading Image to Image Control using JavaScript ctranjith General .NET 1 May 28th, 2013 05:43 AM
Trying to Create Image Gallery jazzcatone ASP.NET 2.0 Basics 0 September 23rd, 2007 04:06 AM
Gallery Image display in popup Window caitydev ASP.NET 1.0 and 1.1 Basics 3 April 3rd, 2006 10:23 AM
Image Gallery Help morpheus Javascript How-To 3 February 20th, 2006 07:45 PM
JavaScript Image Gallery welshboy2005 Javascript How-To 0 May 20th, 2005 04:55 AM





Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright (c) 2020 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.