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ANIga gallery



  • manage and order your pictures in nested albums
  • support for jpg, gif and png files
  • upload pictures in zip file without FTP, in folder with FTP or with a form
  • users can comment on each picture just like they do on posts (you can disable comments for albums)
  • move, edit, delete albums and pictures (mass edit mode available)
  • Add Picture Captions
  • Userlevel based permissions for Categories, Albums and Pictures
  • Multilanguage support (currently English – pot file included for your translation)
  • pages render w3 valid
  • pictures link either normal, as JS pop-up or with lightbox (if you have it installed)
  • automatic thumbnail creation (square thumbnails with refelctions optional)
  • layout by theme templates
  • navigation with thumbnails
  • javascript slideshow


  • v0.50 06.10.2007 code rewritten, data structure rewritten, new featrues: nested albums, square thumbnails, better upload/resize code

  • v0.31fix 24.04.2007 fixes for WordPress 2.1.3 support.

  • v0.30 11.08.2006 new features: support for gif/png, mass management for pictures, Level based permissions, Picture Captions, Bulk upload, w3 validation, JS pop-up or lightbox support, multi language support, theme templates without much code and some smaller enhancements
    fixed bug: update permalink structure when updating Cat/Album

  • v0.26 28.07.2006 fixed bug: insert into db.

  • v0.25 29.06.2006 update version tracking, send trackback added, delete pictures from filesystem, zip upload disabled for ‘safe mode’ on
  • v0.20 29.06.2006 javascript slideshow added (script from
  • v0.18 27.06.2006 bug fixed: table prefix comments db.

  • v0.17 26.06.2006 bug fixed: reenable plugin creates ‘photography’ again

  • v0.16 25.06.2006 image zip upload added

  • v0.13 23.06.2006 create album/category images automatically; change thumbnail-columns by an option; image and the prev/next images stay fixed for optimal viewing

  • v0.12 23.06.2006 error message added if submitted Picture directoy is not valid.

  • v0.11 23.06.2006 Fixed Bug with permalink set to default

  • v0.1 22.06.2006 Initial Release


You cant update any Versions prior to 0.31fix !! – use at own risk! – make a backup first!

copy ANIga_updater.php to ../wp-content/plugins/
follow these instructions:

  1. make a backup of your database (all ANIga and WordPress tables), your gallery folder, your ANIga theme files and your ANIga plugin files. Do not proceed, if you dont know how to do this!
  2. make sure your backup is complete and working! This script will make changes. You cannot go back afterwards.
  3. deactivate ANIga plugin
  4. activate ANIga Updater
  5. click the update button on the ANIga Upddater tab in the admin menu
  6. deactivate the ANIga Updater plugin
  7. delete the ANIga folder (wp-content/plugins/ANIga), the file aniga_gallery.php and your ANIga theme files
  8. install and activate ANIga version 0.50 according to installation notes
  9. You can regenerate your thumbnails (if you want the new shiny ones) on the edit Album page. You also might want to overwrite your album images there..
  10. sidebar functions were renamed – see the sidebar-example.php for the new calling methods.



  • manage albums
  • manage pictures
  • edit album
  • insert pictures


  1. unzip the files to your ../wp-content/.. directory according to the structure in this package.
  2. these folders need write access (CHMOD777):

* ../wp-content/plugins/ANIga/temp
* ../wp-content/gallery/
* ../wp-content/gallery/00-gfx/
* ../wp-content/gallery/00-single/
1. Do not forget to copy the theme template files to your current theme folder! If you are not using the default theme, adjust the files in the ../themes/default/ folder of this package to your current theme.
1. activate the plugin
1. complete installation by updating the options (Dashboard->ANIga->Options)
1. If you want to use the sidebar functions (Random Picture, etc) take a look at the sidebar-example.php for the correct use of the functions.

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