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Direct Image URLs For Galleries


This plugin is not needed as of WordPress 2.8. When you insert a gallery into a post, you can opt to have direct image links.

Modifies your [gallery] output so that the thumbnails link to the fullsize images rather than a page containing the medium thumbnail.


Updgrading From A Previous Version

To upgrade from a previous version of this plugin, delete the entire folder and files from the previous version of the plugin and then follow the installation instructions below.

Installing The Plugin

Extract all files from the ZIP file, making sure to keep the file structure intact, and then upload it to /wp-content/plugins/.

This should result in the following file structure:

- wp-content
    - plugins
        - direct-image-urls-for-galleries
            | direct-image-urls-for-galleries
            | readme.txt

Then just visit your admin area and activate the plugin. That’s it!

See Also: “Installing Plugins” article on the WP Codex

Contributors & Developers

“Direct Image URLs For Galleries” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



Version 1.0.0

  • Initial release.