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How do you display Thumbnails in GalleryHolder?


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17 June 2009 at 9:06am (Last edited: 17 June 2009 9:37am), Community Member, 9 Posts

Hey all,

I found a thread ( ) which talks about displaying thumbnails in GalleryHolder.php(displaying thumbs is easy in GalleryPage, however the issue is I cannot find the gallery items within the children control of the GalleryHolder.php).

Here is the example that is demonstrated in the other thread:

<% control children %>
<a href="$Link">$Title</a>
<% control CurrentGalleryItems %>

<!-- Template stuff, copied from to display the images -->

<% end_control %>
<a href="$Link">go to gallery &gt;&gt;</a>
<% end_control %>

When i do this i'm not getting any data passed to my <% control CurrentGalleryItems %>. I did an <% if CurrentGalleryItems %> and it never returns I missing something to send current gallery items?

Here is my current file

<% control Children %>
   <% control CurrentGalleryItems %>
      <img src="$ThumbnailURL" alt="$Title"/>
   <% end_control %>

         <div id="$URLSegment" class="articleHolder" style="">
            <div><a href="$URLSegment">$Title</a></div>
            <p class="articleCopy">$Content</p><% include GalleryPageContent %>
<% end_control %>

However, CurrentGalleryItems is not returning any data even though if they gallery is I missing something? Thanks!


17 June 2009 at 9:49am Community Member, 9 Posts

Well I found a way to get it working setting a limit

<% control GalleryItems(10) %>

instead of <% control CurrentGalleryItems %> and it works now! I'm not sure if this is the best way to list items from the gallery but it works! :)