Activities: Lightbox Gallery

mod_lightboxgallery
Maintained by Picture of Andrew HancoxAndrew Hancox, Picture of Adam OlleyAdam 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 1.0.0

Release notes

Moodle jQuery Lightbox Gallery v1.0.0 (16th Nov 11)

* CREDITS *
Ported to jQuery from:
Lightbox Gallery v2.2.1 (12th May 09)
by Paul Holden pholden[at]greenhead[dot]ac[dot]uk
http://moodle.greenhead.ac.uk/external/lightbox_gallery/

Port performed by Andrew Hancox at Kineo.
http://www.kineo.com/

The javascript heavy lifting is performed by:
slimbox 2 : http://www.digitalia.be/software/slimbox2
Jcrop : http://deepliquid.com/content/Jcrop.html

* INSTALLATION *

To install this plugin, upload the lightboxgallery folder and it's contents into your /mod folder in
your Moodle install. After uploading, login as admin and visit your Admin/Notifications page (you'll
find this page at http://yoursite.com/moodle/admin/index.php), which will setup the required database
tables and complete the installation.

After installation you'll find an extra item on your resources menu when editing a page. In an English
install of Moodle it will be named 'Add a lightbox gallery', this could differ for other languages.

This plugin was designed for Moodle version 1.9 and upwards

* HOMEPAGE *

https://github.com/andrewhancox/Moodle-jQuery-Lightbox-Gallery
http://www.kineo.com/

* CONTACT *

Andrew Hancox
andrewdchancox[at]googlemail[dot]com
http://www.kineo.com/
Moodle 1.9

Version information

Version build number
2011111600
Version release name
1.0.0
Can be updated to
2012061900
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
5ce242a739f3b58479d46babf52dc5dc
Supported software
Moodle 1.9, PHP 5.3
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 1.9

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL

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 http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation