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Sun, 09 Sep 2012 02:53:02 GMThttp://www.dreamslider.com/Portals/0/logo.pngDream Slider General Questionshttp://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/afv/topicsview.aspx minimal usage for dream slider <p>is it possible to use dream slider to just display an image without a template and other hoopla surrounding a picture?<br>i don't want the image framed. i just want to rotate a set of images as is in a spot on a page.<br><br>i have not been able to accomplish this. for example, i can't control the frame size even though there are settings for it. then again, i may not know what the frame is....<br></p> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/82/afv/topic.aspx tony bonn Sun, 09 Sep 2012 02:53:02 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/82/afv/topic.aspx 1 Change Sidebar Animation <p>Is it possible to change the effect (animation) of the sidebar (thumbnails)? It seems like there is no setting for this in the control panel and neither in the html template. The default effect is a bit strange.<br><br>Thank you in advance<br>Raphael</p> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/47/afv/topic.aspx 2sic Mon, 19 Dec 2011 18:25:34 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/47/afv/topic.aspx 2 ETA on Responsive Version We've used DreamSlider (and the previous Markit slider) for a couple of years as our preferred solution.  We had to switch to another product a few months ago as much of our work is responsive (adaptive rendering) and supports mobile devices.  <br><br>I recently saw your note from April 16th that pops up when you enter the forum about the upcoming release of a version of the DreamSlider module that would use jQuery2 and be responsive.  Do you have any ETA on when it might be available?<br> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/79/afv/topic.aspx Spence Hackney Thu, 21 Jun 2012 04:47:48 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/79/afv/topic.aspx 1 Intro text shows behind module I'm including an Advanced Biz Map - Map View control and it's showing up in front of my intro text.  Any idea how to set z-order?  Also, that module name is setting the page name... http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/49/afv/topic.aspx Frank Miller Fri, 13 Jan 2012 08:17:54 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/49/afv/topic.aspx 4 Problem Installing Hi there,<div><br></div><div>After sending the slider off to our developers to install, we are having some issues! Basically, when we add images - we get a never-ending preloader over dreamslider. If i disable this with CSS the dreamslider is sat behind it, fully loaded!</div><div><br></div><div>I've asked our developers to have a look and they have said:</div><div><br></div><div><div>hm.. JavaScript error: DS is not defined and there isn't js-file that have this object</div></div><div><br></div><div>Anyway, can someone point me in the right direction please? </div><div><br></div><div>many thanks</div><div><br></div><div>Daniel</div> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/74/afv/topic.aspx DanRR Thu, 03 May 2012 18:49:54 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/74/afv/topic.aspx 1 user documentation Hello, Does the paid version come with any user documentation? http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/21/afv/topic.aspx mbott1701 Wed, 28 Sep 2011 00:54:06 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/21/afv/topic.aspx 3 MINIMAL template suggestion please? I'm trying to create a VERY CLEAN slider - no buttons, text, nav, etc.<br><br>I can't figure out which template to start from, and selecting no nav, etc in the current tamplates doesn't remove everything in any one of the templates I've tried.<div><br></div><div>You suggest which one to start from?</div><div><br></div><div>we want to display company logos - 120px x 120px - that's all</div> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/62/afv/topic.aspx Daniel Comp Mon, 05 Mar 2012 04:33:48 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/62/afv/topic.aspx 6 enable link <p>please help me!!!</p> <p>I can't enable link for slide when I insert URL...why?</p> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/12/afv/topic.aspx Zahra Sat, 20 Aug 2011 16:26:08 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/12/afv/topic.aspx 4 Slide Image Link I am using the RS-Atosa-Gray template and would like to know if it's possible to have the slide image be a link.  It appears the Title is a link but I would like the image slide be a link.  Is that possible?<br><br>Thanks in advance!<br> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/71/afv/topic.aspx Tyler C Thu, 19 Apr 2012 00:51:10 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/71/afv/topic.aspx 2 Random broken images It doesn't happen all the time, but I get random broken images randomly. Any idea why this would be happening? I'm using Nina II template. http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/70/afv/topic.aspx steinm10 Mon, 16 Apr 2012 00:39:09 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/70/afv/topic.aspx 2 Link Target attribute Is there a way to make the link target attribute "_top" instead of "_self" or "_blank" on the slider? http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/57/afv/topic.aspx Justin Wed, 15 Feb 2012 00:05:37 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/57/afv/topic.aspx 2 How to create a Link to go to a specific Slide I tried using what the Search linked, but it also does not go directly to the correct slide. http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/63/afv/topic.aspx Bull Wed, 14 Mar 2012 23:18:35 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/63/afv/topic.aspx 0 Remove slide #s on CS-Parisa I am wondering how to remove the slide numbers from CS-Parisa. I have commented out the entire <!-- NAVIGATOR I  --> section from the template, but when I do that in addition to removing the slide numbers it prevents the navigation arrows from working. http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/61/afv/topic.aspx Corbett Enders Fri, 02 Mar 2012 00:45:57 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/61/afv/topic.aspx 2 Looking for your template featured on Snow Covered <p>Hi,</p> <p>I'm currently testing out the 30 day trial for this module.  The template that got me interested in this module is the one I've attached with this post.</p> <p>It is featured on your page in the SnowCovered store, but I don't see this template listed to be selected.</p> <p>Is it not available or is it a matter of trying to adjust the settings for an existing module to achieve this look?</p> <p>I would like a small picture on the side, with the full title and description beside it.  Below it, a carousel of thumbs.  Just like in this picture.   Can you please tell me if this template is available?</p> <p>Thanks!</p> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/32/afv/topic.aspx lotus Sun, 13 Nov 2011 00:34:47 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/32/afv/topic.aspx 4 swfObject and dreamslider I would like to use the google swfObject with Dreamslider.  Dreamslider is the alternative content if the user doesnt have flash.  <br><br>It works fine except for a javascript error (if the user has flash) I receive from the Webresource.axd file.  The error occurs in the fadetransition script which is embedded by dreamslider.  The error is:  $instance.slides[0] is undefined  which makes sense since the swfobject is pulling out the dreamslider code entirely.  <br><br><br>Is there a different approach I should use?  Is it not possible?  Any suggestions?<br><br> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/50/afv/topic.aspx rwh Tue, 17 Jan 2012 05:06:10 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/50/afv/topic.aspx 0 LI in content is not displaying I'm currently using a very slightly modified RS-Yas template and am trying to include HTML in the Slide Description.  I was told to use the Rich Content Editor in Content section to input the HTML (some text and an unordered list) and substitute the [ CONTENT ] token for the [ DESCRIPTION ] in my template.  When I do this, the text shows up, but none of the items in my < ul > show up.  Firebug shows that DreamSlider adds the following code to my < li > tags:<br><br>style="width: 250px; height: 1000px; overflow: hidden; position: absolute; left: 0px; bottom: 999px; <b>display:none;</b> z-index: 1;"<br><br>How can I prevent this from happening?<br><br>Thanks,<br>Kelly<br> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/44/afv/topic.aspx kelly Mon, 12 Dec 2011 03:45:18 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/44/afv/topic.aspx 1 What Media File Types are supported? I'm having problems loading videos into dreamslider.  The product description says "Videos, Music Players and any sort of media,"  but I have uploaded a .mov and a .mp4 file and DreamSlider won't accept either as valid file types.  I have also tried to display a video from YouTube through the "Media URL" section.  What format do videos need to be in?<br><br>Any help would be appreciated.<br><br>Thanks,<br>Kelly<br> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/45/afv/topic.aspx kelly Mon, 12 Dec 2011 20:19:43 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/45/afv/topic.aspx 1 Alignment We have the RS-Atosa  template, but can't figure out how to align it to the left.<div>It stays centered, but other modules that have been placed in the same pane previously, have been aligned left.</div><div>Is there a setting for this?</div><div><br></div> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/48/afv/topic.aspx cstahnke Wed, 28 Dec 2011 15:22:36 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/48/afv/topic.aspx 1 permitted to run on development server and production server? I'm currently developing a DNN site on my in-house development server.  It is not accessible externally.<div><br></div><div>While being developed, finished modules will be deployed to the live production server.</div><div><br></div><div>Does your license allow the module to work on both the development and production servers at the same time?</div><div><br></div><div>Once the development is finished, it will only be available on the live production server.</div><div><br></div><div>If your license doesn't allow for this, is there some kind of arrangement we could work out to cover this scenario?  </div><div><br></div><div>I would very much like to use this slider, but I do need to know if your software will function in this scenario.</div><div><br></div><div>Thanks</div> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/46/afv/topic.aspx lotus Tue, 13 Dec 2011 18:30:18 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/46/afv/topic.aspx 0 slow on load When a page with the DreamSlider module loads, it takes a good 3-5 seconds longer than most other pages when running IE7-8.  Once it's loaded however it runs beautifully, and it also loads quickly on modern browsers.<div><br></div><div>Is there steps I can take to optimize DreamSlider on my installation?</div> http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/41/afv/topic.aspx Justin Mon, 05 Dec 2011 02:19:07 GMT http://www.dreamslider.com/Forums/aff/4/aft/41/afv/topic.aspx 1