Envira Gallery Documentation

Documentation, Reference Materials and Tutorials for Envira Gallery

How To Add Image Counter to Gallery Lightbox

Would you like to add an image counter to your Envira Gallery lightbox? With Envira, it’s as easy as the click of a button for your gallery’s configuration. This tutorial will help show you how to add an image counter to your gallery lightbox.


  • WordPress 4.4+
  • Envira Gallery 1.8.0+

First you’ll need to either create a new gallery or edit an existing gallery. If you need any help creating your first gallery, please review our documentation here.

Next, navigate to the Lightbox tab and select the Base (Dark) lightbox theme.

Just check the box for the Enable Image Counter?

Enable a lightbox counter for your Envira gallery

Finally, click Publish or Update on your gallery to save the changes.

And that’s it, you’re all done! Would you like to do the same for Envira Albums? Check out our tutorial on How To Add Image Counter to Album Lightbox.

See a demo of the image counter for galleries


A: This option is currently only available with the Base (Dark) lightbox theme. Please go to your Lightobx tab and make sure that your Lightbox theme matches the screenshot above.