Lightbox Gallery

Activities ::: mod_lightboxgallery
Maintained by Andrew Hancox, Adam Olley
This resource allows you to create 'Lightbox' enabled image galleries within your Moodle course. As a course teacher, you are able to create, edit and delete galleries. Smallthumbnails will then be generated, which are used for the thumbnail view of the gallery.

Lightbox Gallery

Moodle 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, 3.1
Released: Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 12:52 PM


  • Update activity icon (thanks rrusso of Louisiana State University)
  • More modern style across browsers (thanks rrusso of Louisiana State University)
  • Images per row setting has been removed
  • When adding new galleries, screen resizing will be enabled by default (more mobile friendly out-of-the-box).
  • Replaced deprecated object's with stdClass's
  • Replace some uses of strtolower with multibyte friendly core_text::strtolower
  • Code cleaned up to meet Moodle code style rules

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Activities

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "assignment") in the "mod" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish the installation