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NextGEN Gallery Video Tutorials
The videos in this YouTube playlist are compiled as an educational resource for various tasks in NextGEN Gallery, Plus and Pro. If would like to see any additional video walkthroughs added please send us an email using the general contact form.
NextGEN Gallery Documentation
This is for NextGEN Gallery 2.0 and later.
- The Best WordPress Hosting For Creatives And Small Businesses
- Installing and Updating NextGEN Gallery
- Insert Gallery Window vs. Dashboard Interface
- NextGEN Gallery Shortcodes
BASIC GALLERY TYPES AND THEIR SETTINGS
- NextGEN Basic Slideshow Gallery
- NextGEN Basic Thumbnail Gallery
- NextGEN Imagebrowser Gallery
- NextGEN Singlepics
- NextGEN TagCloud
- NextGEN Templates
ADDING GALLERIES AND IMAGES
MANAGING IMAGES AND GALLERIES
- Gallery Settings Page
- Image Meta Data
- Editing/Creating New Thumbnails
- Resizing Images
- Rotating Images
- Excluding Images
- Copy to / Move to
- Recover From Backup
- Delete Images
- Albums vs Galleries
- Adding/Editing/Organizing Albums
- Compact Album & Settings
- Extended Album & Settings
- How to Link Gallery in Album to a Page
- Image Options
- Thumbnail Options
- Lightbox Effects
- NextGEN Plus & Pro Ecommerce Now Includes Image Protection
NextGEN Pro & Plus Documentation
PRO & PLUS GALLERY TYPES AND THEIR SETTINGS
- How to Install NextGEN Pro or NextGEN Plus
- NextGEN Pro Thumbnail Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Slideshow Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Filmstrip Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Film Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Blog Style Gallery
- NextGEN Pro Masonry
- NextGEN Pro List Album
- NextGEN Pro Grid Album
- NextGEN Pro Lightbox
- How to Update NextGEN Pro & NextGEN Plus
- How to Switch From NextGEN Plus to NextGEN Pro
- Ecommerce Overview
- Ecommerce Settings
- How to Create a Pricelist
- How to Add Ecommerce to a Gallery
- Ecommerce: Digital Downloads & Adding Your License Agreement
- How To Set Up A Proofing Gallery
- Where Do I Review Submitted Proofs?
- How to Turn On Image Protection
- How To Duplicate A NextGEN Pro Pricelist
v1.9.x Help Documentation
- Advice On Backing Up, Security & Optimizing WordPress Performance
- NextGEN Gallery Features
- Your Portfolio Up And Running With NextGEN Gallery In 5 Minutes
- How To Submit Your NextGEN Gallery Bug
- NextGEN Gallery Thumbnails Cropped Your Way
- Use Image Metadata Within NextGEN Gallery
- Video Walkthrough of Sidebar Widgets in NextGEN Gallery
- NextGEN Gallery for iOS
- Tinydesk / NextGEN Gallery for iOS
- Legacy Shortcodes (Referring to v1.9.13 & older.)
- Displaying Galleries – Overview
- Demos of All NextGEN Gallery Types
Third-party companies are adding functionality to NextGEN Gallery and we have featured them here NextGEN Gallery Add-Ons.
CUSTOMIZATIONS & CSS
- Embed Everything But The Image (i.e. add Video/PDF to gallery)
- Storyboard Spice To NextGEN Gallery With MCP Actions
- Add Rounded Corners To Your Gallery Thumbnails
- Add Shadows To Your Gallery Thumbnails
- Fade Your Thumbnails On Hover
- Monochrome Thumbnails On Hover
- Working with Custom Fields
- How do I import images into NextGEN Gallery?
- How do I go back to an earlier version of NextGEN Gallery?
- How do I contact you for support? / Where is the NextGEN Gallery support forum?
- Where do I report bugs found in NextGEN Gallery?
- Where can I submit feature requests for NextGEN Gallery?
- What are the requirements to run NextGEN Gallery?
- What’s new in v2.0 of NextGEN Gallery?
- Does v2.0 of NextGEN Gallery still support shortcodes?
- Does v2.0 of NextGEN Gallery still support custom fields?
- What is being deprecated in v2.0 and newer versions of NextGEN?
- What are the common errors in NextGEN Gallery?
- What are the common hosting issues with NextGEN Gallery?
- Why am I unable to upload images in NextGEN Gallery?
- Will the free version of NextGEN Gallery ever include eCommerce?
- What is the difference between NextGEN Basic and NextGEN Pro?
- What are NextGEN Gallery custom templates and where can I find them?
- How do I change the CSS of NextGEN Gallery?
- Why are my galleries not opening up in a lightbox?
- How do I create a full backup of my site?
- What is the difference between Photocrati Theme and NextGen Pro/Plus?
- How to Set Up NextGEN Gallery With WPML
- How to Turn On Image Protection