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Missing slideshow feature from media gallery (13 posts)

  1. mischa766
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Upgraded to WP 3.5 on several sites. The choice for slideshow is simply missing and there is no select box for type under media gallery settings. I have a site upgraded a couple of months ago and that one works fine. Is there a way to better update the media library files?

  2. briansloan
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I noticed the same problem on my site. Any luck so far?

  3. mischa766
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Nope, would love one because I have 4 sites launching soon! Help anyone.

  4. briansloan
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I believe this is a WordPress.com feature only.

  5. thaigerweb
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    This is the same for me. The two options "Thumbnail Grid" and "Slideshow" just dont appear any more.

    On my home page http://pattaya-bars.com is a gallery using the slideshow option but when I insert a gallery into a new website there is no "type" drop down box.

    I have no slidewhow plugins installed - these options used to appear using the standard WP gallery.

  6. alchymyth
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 2 years ago #

    @thaigerweb

    look at the plugins you have installed in your 'pattaya-bars' site -

    particular 'jetpack' ...

  7. dik56
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I had a site built for me where the web developer did an excellent job using used WordPress 3.4.2 and a carousel slide viewer where 3 images/topics are displayed on the frontpage. (see http://www.bespokestrings.biz)

    About a year on, for some reason the menus are still on the side but the images have disappeared. I suspect some type of autoupgrade is responsible as I had not been on the site doing any work recently.

    Does anybody know how to activate/amend the Jigoshop - Overload Slider file (v1.0) in Plugins to display the existing images, as I have tried updating the file with no changes, with no luck.

    Sadly I am new to wordpress but I am trying to learn the structure and how it works.

    Many thanks to all who can help.

  8. thaigerweb
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    @alchymyth Thanks for your suggestion but I have the same plugins on all the new sites too as I add the same ones to each site. As far as I can see they are all the same. I certainly have jetpack on them all.

  9. thaigerweb
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Further to last post. I dont actually have ALL the plugins but I DO have jetpack on them. Could it be one of the others?

    Here is the site where I really need the slideshow but dont have it. It has Jetpack installed but none of the other plugins.

    http://vl-construction.com/

  10. alchymyth
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 2 years ago #

    theoretically, activating the corresponding part of jetpack should enable the 'slideshow' options for a gallery;

    I think it comes with 'jetpack' - 'tiled galleries'

  11. alchymyth
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 2 years ago #

    @dik56

    you are asking in the wrong topic -

    please start your own topic http://wordpress.org/support/forum/plugins-and-hacks#postform

    or possibly contact the developer of that plugin directly for support, as this does not seem to come from http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/

  12. thaigerweb
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    @alchymyth. Thanks i will have a play around and get back to you.

  13. toby04
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Enable shortcode in Jetpack

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