Documentation, Reference Materials and Tutorials for Envira Gallery
The Slideshow Addon for Envira Gallery will allow you to easily automate a lightbox slideshow for your gallery images. We’ll walk you through how to set up a lightbox slideshow for your Envira galleries.
- Any Envira license
- WordPress 4.9+
- Envira Gallery 22.214.171.124+
Please follow our instructions on how to install and activate addons.
In this instance, you’ll be activating the Envira Slideshow Addon.
Step 1 – Create or edit your gallery
Your first step is to create a new gallery or edit an existing one. You can follow along with our documentation for creating your first gallery.
Step 2 – Configure the slideshow options
Next, navigate to the Slideshow tab and check the box to Enable Gallery Slideshow?
You can also set up the remaining options for the slideshow on this tab.
Step 3 – Publish or Update your gallery
Finally, click Publish or Update on your gallery to save the changes.
That’s it, you’ve successfully configured your gallery’s slideshow!
Would you like to see what else you can do with Envira’s lightbox? Check out our article on How to Supersize Lightbox Images.
Q: Why is my slideshow flashing so fast?
A: You’ll need to check the speed set on the Slideshow Speed. You can increase this speed if the slideshow is running too fast.
Q: Do I have to have the lightbox to see the slideshow?
Q: Why can’t I see the controls for the slideshow?
A: If you’re not using one of the Base lightbox themes, you’ll need to click the Enable Gallery Toolbar? from the Lightbox tab in order to see the play and pause controls for the slideshow.
Q: Can I use the Slideshow Addon with albums?
A: Absolutely! The Slideshow tab is also available when creating or editing an Envira Album.