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Rather use an Image expander instead of a pop up window?

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Forum Image Expander

Post by RCMZ on Sun Sep 28, 2008 1:08 pm

I think having the images thats been uploaded and posted as a thumbnail when clicked should expand to a larger box of the image. I have seen some newer updated forums using this and it seems to help out from opening multiple windows to view a couple images.

here is what an image expander does, click the picture:
http://www.magictoolbox.com/magicthumb_basic/

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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by tcwsl on Sun Sep 28, 2008 6:03 pm

yes, technically possible

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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by RCMZ on Mon Sep 29, 2008 1:58 pm

Very Happy

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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by Doctor Inferno on Mon Sep 29, 2008 11:16 pm

You mean a lightbox?
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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by spiritcharms on Mon Sep 29, 2008 11:57 pm

i think i know what you mean, i do believe its flash driven Very Happy
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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by RCMZ on Tue Sep 30, 2008 12:57 am

@Doctor Inferno wrote:You mean a lightbox?

it expands the thumbnail image when clicked making it larger to view, than u can click the x or the image and it will collapse, instead of opening in a new window, i know some expanders dim the background outside the image making the image stand out more, maybe that would be the light box?

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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by Doctor Inferno on Tue Sep 30, 2008 5:17 am

here's an example, except that's it's not an image. It works the same though:

http://geekpolice.net/Lightbox-h7.html
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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by RCMZ on Tue Sep 30, 2008 2:12 pm

@Doctor Inferno wrote:here's an example, except that's it's not an image. It works the same though:

http://geekpolice.net/Lightbox-h7.html

yea, thats where the background dims,

heres one with a pic
http://www.magictoolbox.com/magicthumb_background/

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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by Doctor Inferno on Tue Sep 30, 2008 11:33 pm

You can already do that in bbcode.

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[url=bigger image here][img]small image here[/img][/url]
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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by RCMZ on Tue Sep 30, 2008 11:49 pm

@Doctor Inferno wrote:You can already do that in bbcode.

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[url=bigger image here][img]small image here[/img][/url]

Rolling Eyes duh, thats been established already, read all the above.

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Re: Forum Image Expander

Post by Jophy on Sun Mar 31, 2013 5:49 am

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