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Slideshow Gallery Pro


Enjoy Slideshow Gallery Pro? Satellite takes off where Slideshow Gallery Pro reached it’s limits.

Get it here:



Installing the WordPress Slideshow Gallery Pro plugin manually is very easy. Simply follow the steps below.

  1. Don’t download

  2. Get Satellite “Slideshow Satellite”



I want the Premium Edition of Slideshow Gallery Pro

It’s on the Members page at C-Pres

Why did you retire this project?

Too many limitations with how it was built and I didn’t like the name. So I decided to do the whole switch at once.

Contributors & Developers

“Slideshow Gallery Pro” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Retired plugin


  • Added Slideshow Orbit Javascript Library
  • Fixed preloader bug
  • Added Premium Edition Configuration Section
  • Choose admin author or editor for plugin cabilities
  • Added ability to turn off vertical centering if buggy
  • French and Russian translations!!!


  • Fixed Quotes in title bug
  • Fixed dashes bug
  • added [gpslideshow] as an embed


  • Thumbnails now are all square and can be up to size 100
  • Positioning issues fixed centering images vertically & horizontally (less reliance on DOM)
  • align=left and align=right added for slideshow embed
  • Thickbox galleries now allowed
  • Added Caption Link Feature Switch
  • Upload directory now variable
  • Dropping thumbnails bug fixed
  • Fixed delete bug
  • Fixed image upload bug (spaces and periods)


  • Thumbnail resizing
  • Information Bar Options (Always Show & Show on Hover)
  • Minimize Information Bar Height (cancel out theme styling)
  • Custom Slide Description no longer required
  • Fixed the nolink issue


  • Hardcode Update: Set multiple custom values (1-10) (full edition only)
  • Hardcode Update: Set width and height in slideshow() function (full edition only)
  • Center Slideshow images vertically – good for long and skinny images
  • Add ability to change page link target
  • Add “No Link” functionality to all slideshow instances
  • Now using slideshow background as letterbox


  • Changed ‘slideshow’ function to ‘sgpro_slideshow’ to not have as many conflicts
  • Added PrettyPhoto and Shadowbox functionality
  • Fixed page linking for Manage Slides


  • Fixed bug dealing with basic edition custom slideshows


  • Added SSL Capability for domains using HTTPS
  • Added multiple custom slides with multiple ordering for Full
  • Added extra image options for Full
  • Added “slug” in embed for adding pages based off slug rather than post_id
  • Added “thumbs=on/off” in embed for chossing whether or not to display thumbnails per instance
  • Fixed thickbox close and loading images
  • Fixed the nolink issue for both customs and wp-gallery
  • Updated class to _construct


  • Re-tweaked some of the bugs


  • Fixed Order Custom Slides
  • Fixed Margin-top Issue
  • Updated Manage Slides Page (Upload & Look)
  • Updated to spinner
  • Updated transition – smooth instead of snapshot
  • Updated to thickbox instead of lightbox
  • Fixed bad calls of < ?php
  • Fixed auto=off bug


  • Fixed the custom h3 issue
  • Fixed the custom image linking issue
  • right aligned image issue
  • Configuration first!
  • Deprecated author levels
  • Hardcoding for custom Manage Slides
  • Fixed Autoslide issue


  • Fixed a scrolling bug for when there are few thumbs
  • Add ‘include’ to embed (an addition to ‘exclude’)
  • Cleaned code for excluding and embedding
  • Added ‘nolink’ embed. Set to true and you won’t have any link in the middle!


  • Renaming from ‘2’ to ‘Pro’ bug issue fixed

1.0 Renamed to Pro

  • [slideshow w=”500″ h=”200″] Make your slideshow size customized per instance
  • Vertical/Portfolio images show in their entirety
  • IE Issue Fixed
  • Last thumbnail dropping issue fixed (added 3px buffer in gallery.js)

=Slideshow Gallery 2=

1.2 Beta

  • Link images to pages from the post gallery. Caption field is for the page link.
  • CSS is fixed to have better backgrounding for switching to white themes
  • Auto Slideshow is now a feature you can turn on or off depending on the slide. [ slideshow auto=”on” ]
  • NextGen Gallery Config Menu overlapping issue is fixed.


  • Fixed the thumbnails to display at startup for Chrome and Safari
  • Fixed bug in the js file for lightbox


  • Created it so captions was an option that you can turn on or off from [ slideshow ]


  • Upgrade Manage Slides to work with the plugin nomenclature.


  • Made it so if you pull a slideshow from a different post it still allows comments.
  • Updated FAQs


  • Made it so the slideshow worked 🙂


  • Initial release of the WordPress Slideshow Gallery 2 plugin
  • Based on the popular and amazing slideshow: