• Overview

    It’s easy to show off your photos or pictures with one of our many Flash Galleries. Wix has several different varieties of galleries for you to choose from.

  • Adding a Gallery

    You can easily add a new picture gallery to add your images to!

    To add a gallery:
    1. From your Editor, go to Galleries then click on a type of Gallery.

    2. From the Gallery window that opens, click a Gallery Style.

    The gallery appears in your Editor.
    For more information about the different Gallery types, click here.

  • Adding Pictures to a Gallery

    Once you have added a blank gallery to your Editor, you will have to add your pictures to it!

    To add pictures to a picture gallery:
    1. Click on the gallery to select it.
    2. On the right, from the Gallery property panel, click Manage.

    3. From the Manage Photos window, click Delete All.
    4. From the confirmation box that appears, click Yes.
    5. From the Manage Photos window, click Add Photo.
    6. From the Pics window, browse through the pictures or upload your own.
    7. Click on the pictures to add them to your gallery.

    8. When you are finished, click the X.
    9. From the Manage Photos window, click OK.
    Your pictures appear in the gallery.

  • Replacing a Picture in a Gallery

    You can replace individual pictures within your gallery at anytime.

    To replace a picture in a gallery:
    1. Click on your gallery to select it.
    2. On the right, from the Gallery property panel, click Manage.
    3. From the Manage window, click on the picture from the thumbnails on the left.
    4. On the right of the Manage window, from the Photo field, click Replace Photo.                  
    5. From the Pics window, browse through the pictures or upload your own.

    6. Click on a picture to add it to your gallery.
    7. From the Manage Photos window, click OK.
    Your new picture replaces the original picture.

  • Deleting a Picture in a Gallery

    You can easily delete unnecessary pictures from your gallery.

    To delete a picture in a gallery:
    1. Click on your gallery to select it.
    2. On the right, from the Gallery property panel, click Manage.
    3. From the Manage window, click on the picture from the thumbnails on the left.
    4. On the right of the Manage window, click Delete.

    5. From the Manage Photos window, click OK.
    Your picture is deleted.

  • Adding Information to a Picture in a Gallery

    You can add a title, description and link to each picture in your gallery.
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    To add information to a picture in a gallery:
    1. Click on your gallery to select it.
    2. On the right, from the Gallery property panel, click Manage.
    3. From the Manage window, click on a picture from the thumbnails on the left.
    4. On the right of the Manage window, fill in the Title, Description and Link fields.

    5. Click OK.
    6. From the Gallery property panel, click Skins.
    7. From the Skins window, choose a skin.
    8. From the Skins window, under Show Info, choose an option from the drop-down menu.

    Your information is added to your pictures.
    If you add information without choosing a Skin (or the Expand option), the information that you add will not be visible to your users.
    You can view the picture information that you have added in Preview Mode.

  • Adding a Menu to Your Gallery

    You can add a menu to your gallery so that users can easily navigate your pictures.

    To add a menu to a gallery:
    1. Click on the gallery to select it.
    2. On the right, from the Gallery property panel, click Add Menu.

    3. From the Menus window, click a menu, then click X.
    A menu has been added for your gallery.
    For more information about Menus, click here.
    For details on how to link a button to a gallery, click here and go to the "Linking Your Button to Media" section.
    For information on adding a thumbnail menu to your gallery, click here.

  • Customizing Your Gallery

    You can customize your Gallery in several ways. To see your customization options, click on your Gallery and a property panel with your available options will appear to the right of your Editor. Feel free to experiment with these Gallery options to find the look that suits you!
    Each one of the Gallery types has a different set of customization options. For more information about how to customize our different galleries, click on one of the Gallery types below!

    Accordion Gallery
    Animated Gallery
    Carousel Gallery
    Collage Gallery
    Cover Flow Gallery
    Fan Gallery
    Matrix Gallery
    Photo Album Gallery
    Slider Gallery
    Slideshow Gallery

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    How many pictures can I add to a gallery?

    Each one of our galleries has a different picture limit:
    Accordion: 30 pictures
    Animated: 50 pictures
    Carousel: 30 pictures
    Collage: 60 pictures, but we recommend limiting your pictures to 25.
    Cover Flow: 30 photos
    Fan: 20 photos
    Matrix: 99 Photos
    Photo Album: 30 photos
    Slider: 50 photos
    Slideshow: 50 photos
    You can find out more about adding pics here.
    For information about improving the quality of your images, click here.

    How can I upload several pictures from my computer at once? How do I batch upload pictures?

    First, put all of the pictures that you plan on uploading into a single folder on your computer.
    Then, go to My Files > Pics > Upload > locate the folder with your pictures > hold down the CTRL key while clicking on your pictures to select them (as you select pictures, they will be highlighted) > click Open.
    Your pictures will appear in the My Pics section of the Pics window. You can also find your pictures here: Add > Pics.
    Note: We recommend only uploading 10-15 pictures at once.

    How do I add borders to the pictures in a Slideshow Gallery?

    To add a border to your slideshow, click on it to select it > from the property panel on the right, click Skins > choose a Skin.
    For more information on the Slideshow Gallery, click here.

    How can I add a link to a picture in a gallery?

    To add a link to a picture in a gallery: click on the gallery to select it > Manage > click on a picture thumbnail to select it > click Add Link > add a link > click OK.
    For more information about the different kinds of links that you can add, click here.
    For your link to work, you must first add a Skin to your gallery or an Expand mode. Choose Link as an Expand Mode to direct your visitors directly to the link when they click on an image.
    To add a skin: click on the gallery to select it > Skins > choose a Skin > under Show Info, choose Title and Desc.
    The link will then appear as either "Link" or as an arrow tool-tip (depending on the skin that you choose).

    How do I change the timing of a Slideshow?

    To change the timing of a Slideshow: click on your Slideshow gallery to select it > Settings > under Duration of Pause, adjust the scrollbar.
    For more information on the Slideshow Gallery, click here.

    Can I change the outline color of a gallery?

    Currently, there is no option to change the outline color of Wix galleries.
    You can, however, make your gallery glow: click on the gallery to select it > Effects > Glow.

    How do I add landscape and portrait pictures to one gallery?

    Click on your gallery to select it > Settings > under Image Mode, choose Center from the drop-down menu.

    How do I change the size that my pictures expand to?

    When choosing the Expand option, you can expand your pictures to full screen or edit the size that your pictures expand to.
    To edit the size that your pictures expand to: click on your gallery to select it > Expand > under Expand Mode, choose Manual Expand from the drop-down menu > click the resize squares of your expanded picture and drag them into place > click OK.

    How do I edit the Matrix Gallery?

    A Matrix Gallery is made up of two parts: a gallery of pictures as well as a navigation bar. When you add a Matrix Gallery to your Editor, the two parts are grouped - meaning that both items (gallery and navigation bar) are selected together.
    To select only the gallery in order to edit it: double-click on the gallery. You can also click outside of the gallery to unselect both objects (gallery and navigation bar) and then click on the gallery only.
    For more information on the Matrix Gallery, click here.

    Why don't the links that I added to my pictures work? Why can't I see the titles and descriptions?

    To see the links, titles and descriptions that you've added to pictures in your gallery, you will need to add a Skin or the Expand option to your gallery.
    To add a Skin or the Expand option: click on your gallery to select it and then click Skins or Expand from the property panel on the right. Under Mode, choose Link from the drop-down menu to turn your gallery images into links.