7.2. Using the Photo Gallery Web Component
The photo gallery Web component in SharePoint Designer is a simplified way to design galleries or albums for sharing pictures on Web sites. It offers a wizard-based approach to create photo galleries with captions and other features and provides four layouts that you can use to arrange pictures. To create a photo gallery by using SharePoint Designer, follow these steps:
In the Design view, open the Web page where you want to insert a photo gallery.
Choose Insert Web Component to open the Insert Web Component dialog box.
Choose Photo Gallery in the list of components and then choose a layout option. You can choose to insert a horizontal, montage, or vertical layout or you can insert a slide show of pictures.
Click Finish. The Photo Gallery Properties dialog box opens, as shown in Figure 7.9. You use this dialog box to choose pictures to be added to the gallery and change the chosen layout for the gallery.
Figure 7.9. The Photo Gallery Properties dialog box
Click the Add button to add pictures from a file location, a scanner, or a camera. You can choose multiple images to be added to the gallery.
After you select the images, click Open. SharePoint Designer adds the pictures to the gallery. The Pictures tab in the Photo Gallery Properties dialog ...