Image Settings


Image Admin Setup

  • CMS ID: (input) The file identifier to publish the content to. You will use this same identifier when you want to import content submitted by this form. Easy IDs should only contain letters and numbers.
    • Default: easycms
  • Placeholder: (input) Placeholder text
    • Default: Drop your image here to upload

  • Image Type: (select) The type of image and extension that the image will have on the site.
    • Default: jpg
    • Possible Values:
      • jpg
      • png
  • Preview Size: (select) The size of image to use in preview. Galleries will always use the square thumbnails for preview.
    • Default: Original Image
    • Possible Values:
      • Original Image
      • Thumbnail
      • Square Thumbnail

Image Alt Tag

  • Alt Tag: (select) How to determine the initial alt tag for the image
    • Default: User Defined
    • Possible Values:
      • User Defined
      • Image Meta Data
  • Default Alt: (input) The default alt tag for an image
    • Enable: When Alt Tag is set to user
    • Default:
  • Meta Data: (button-4) The type of meta data to add to the image alt tag.
    • Enable: When Alt Tag is set to meta
    • Default: [false, false, false, false]

Image Optimization & Resizing

  • Optimize Original Image?: (checkbox) Optimize the original image that is uploaded. This will ensure that the image is properly sized. Without this set, user could upload very large images that could slow down their websites. When you turn this setting off, the original image that was uploaded will be used.
    • Default: true
  • Generate Thumbnails?: (checkbox) Generate thumbnails for the image after uploaded. Galleries will always product thumbnails
    • Default: true
  • Resize Logic: (select) The logic used to scale the image and thumbnail. Portrait will scale based on height and landscape on width. Auto will determine the image type and scale accodingly
    • Default: Auto
    • Possible Values:
      • Auto
      • Portrait
      • Landscape

  • Image Quality: (number) The image compression quality. The higher the percentage, the higher quality image. However, the higher quality images will have larger files sizes. Its not recommended to use 100.
    • Default: 85%
    • Min Value: 0%
    • Max Value: 100%
  • Image Max: (number) The maximum size of the image. If portrait mode, this will be the height. In landscape mode, it will be the width.
    • Enable: When Optimize Original Image? is set to true
    • Default: 2000px
    • Min Value: 1px
    • Max Value: 10000px
  • Thumb Max: (number) The maximum size of the thumbnail. If portrait mode, this will be the height. In landscape mode, it will be the width.
    • Enable: When Generate Thumbnails? is set to true
    • Default: 200px
    • Min Value: 1px
    • Max Value: 1000px
  • Square Max: (number) The maximum size of the square thumbnail.
    • Enable: When Generate Thumbnails? is set to true
    • Default: 200px
    • Min Value: 1px
    • Max Value: 1000px

  • Portrait Crop: (select) Where to crop the square thumbnail for portrait images
    • Enable: When Generate Thumbnails? is set to true
    • Default: Middle
    • Possible Values:
      • Top
      • Middle
      • Bottom
  • Landscape Crop: (select) Where to crop the square thumbnail for lanscape images
    • Enable: When Generate Thumbnails? is set to true
    • Default: Center
    • Possible Values:
      • Left
      • Center
      • Right

Upload Validation Rules

  • Upload Rules: (button-4) The rules to enable for processing of the image
    • Default: [false, false, false, false]
  • Orientation: (select) The orientation of the image
    • Enable: When Upload Rules is set to true
    • Default: Landscape
    • Possible Values:
      • Landscape
      • Portrait
      • Square
  • Max Size: (number) The maximum size of the image allowed to be uploaded
    • Enable: When Upload Rules is set to true
    • Default: 500KB
    • Min Value: 1KB
    • Max Value: 10000KB
  • Height: (number-2) The min/max height of the image allowed to be uploaded
    • Enable: When Upload Rules is set to true
    • Default: [0, 2000]px
    • Min Value: 0px
    • Max Value: 10000px
  • Width: (number-2) The min/max width of the image allowed to be uploaded
    • Enable: When Upload Rules is set to true
    • Default: [0, 2000]px
    • Min Value: 0px
    • Max Value: 10000px