Introduction

Images

Fast and flexible plugin of an automatic thumbnail creation for images of your Joomla content.
Many Joomla! users have faced the need to output articles in a category or section blog layout, especially multi-column, with smaller pictures while retaining their original size inside the article view. It may sometimes also be necessary to include a picture of reduced size accompanied with a link to the full size image in the article view.

  • Favourite
  • Report

SmartResizer plug-in is a universal solution to those needs.

This light plug-in creates two thumbnails for an image inside an article: the first is for inclusion inside the article and the second is for a category or section blog. This makes it possible to create a small thumbnail for a category blog, section blog and front page articles, and a midsize thumbnail for the article view. The plug-in also automatically creates a link to a full-size image if the picture has the thumbnail inside the article. The plug-in can create a third large thumbnail to open as the fullsize image. Nice feature, if a site upload photos directly from the camera with a very large size.

There are some features of the plugin:
- crop or fit image to thumbnail size.
- Auto ajust size of thumbnail, if you set only width or only height of thumbnail.
- Three ways to store thumbnails: in the same folder as original image; in cache folder; in subfolder 'smart_thumbs' of original folder.
- Processing of remote images.
- Three ways to open original image: popup window, Joomla SqweezBox, Highslide effect.
- Allows to show the caption under or above the thumbnail.
- Allows to overlay watermark to images of your site

Supported image formats: JPG, PNG, GIF.
Languages: English, Russian, French, Spanish, German

Read more at Documentation URL.

Version updates:

version 1.26:
- Improved compatibility with PHP 7+.

version 1.25:
- The ability to add a watermark to images not only in the form of a picture, but also in the form of text has been added.

version 1.24:
- Added default css layout for thumbnails of images in articles, blogs, as well as other Joomla components using the css file smartresizer.css.

version 1.23:
- Added the ability to automatically overlay the watermark on the images of your site. A watermark (your logo, name or URL of your site, etc.) will protect your images from copying, making their copying meaningless.

version 1.22:
- Some minor improvements of the plugin. Improved compatibility with the latest Joomla version.

verion 1.20:
- Bug fixed: Plugin hides a "Read more" link in articles blog.

verion 1.19:
- Bug fixed: slightly higher right margin of the external DIV for the thumbnail, if exposed to the "Show header images below".
- Added possible to divided a long description of the image below/above the thumbnail into a few lines.

100
Functionality

Great plugin- provides thumbnail for initial images in the "intro text" and you can still use full image in the article.

90
Ease of use

Struggled at first (but didn't see/look at instructions) but all I needed to do was make "Create thumbnails for all images" YES. :)

I used this to: Perfect. "Intro text" images are thumbnails, which when you click to full article, normal size image. THANKYOU!
11
Functionality

I have followed the instructions on the developers website but my images are still not resized.

100
Ease of use

The setting page is very easy and clear.

100
Support
100
Documentation

Very good!

I used this to: My installed Joomla version is 3.3.6 with SmartResizer 1.18

I hope you can fix it. :)
3

Doesn't work fro me


Posted on 01 March 2015
3
Functionality

Doesn't work for me

2
Ease of use

Doesn't work for me

I used this to: I don't know what I am doing wrong but it doesn't work for me. It works on some pictures and on some don't. I have tried everything now I'm afraid :(
80

Worthwhile


Posted on 25 October 2014

Smartresizer is really smart. Not easy at first, but get to know it, it's worthwhile!

100

Great plugin


Posted on 13 October 2014

This plugin does exactly what it says. Great one.

I can't seem to get this plugin to work properly. It generates unpredictable results, seemingly resizing some images correctly while ignoring others, and rendering other images to a tiny size for no comprehensible reason.

Owner's reply: Unfortunately you were too lazy to look through the detailed documentation for the plugin. Your aggressive and demanding way of communicating on the support forum, as well as your unwillingness to provide the necessary information to solve the problem, do not leave me any chance to help you with the plugin.
80

Nearly perfect


Posted on 17 April 2014

What makes this extension stand out from others is the option to save the thumbnails in the originals folder - This is beneficial in aspects of SEO because image paths will not read like /cache/plugin_name/some_gabage/...

but like /images/project/pagename/...



What I miss is a Option to only generate thumbnails without adding the lightbox code to each image.

100

Great extension


Posted on 09 February 2014

I have used this great extension in Joomla 3.2 and I have to say that is fantastic! The job of controlling/editing article’s images thumbnails become very easy. I could adjust and customized very easily the thumbnails of my articles’ images on my home page, and also within the article page.

I have tried before some other similar extension but this was the only one which did the job in an easy and smooth way. A must have!

40

great, but...


Posted on 13 November 2013

i love this plugin, but since i updated from 3.1.1 to 3.1.5 (or 3.2.0) i have problems with it. in the backend i can't open "users" - i only see a white site. the same when i use jevents - when i want so see eventdetails i only see a white page. after i diasabled smartresizer everything works fine again. so please update and correct this!

Owner's reply: Please always stay tuned plug-in and install the latest version, especially when you upgrade Joomla. This problem has long been fixed In version 1.18, which is released 4 months ago.
80

So far very good


Posted on 07 September 2013

I've not been using the extension for long but so far I'm loving it. I've been using Mavik Thumbnails for years but it doesn't work with Joomla 3.0+ so I had to find a replacement. I'm happy to say that not only is this almost a drop in replacement it's better in several ways. There are a couple of things I think will bug me the most important being cache management. If you set a custom size for a thumbnail the plugin doesn't detect that the size has changed and re-generate the thumbnail. Overall though a very good plugin and will worth a look.

Owner's reply: I removed the ability to automatically re-create the thumbnail after resizing the original image to improve the performance of the plugin. Now you need manually remove old thumbnail, when you change the individual size of original image. You do not need manually remove old thumbnails, if you change thumbnail sizes in plugin parameters. In this case thumbnails will be recreated automatically.
IPrice calculator LIGHT IPrice calculator LIGHT
Free

IPrice calculator LIGHT

By Igort
Sales quote
IPrice calculator LIGHT is the simple and flexible component for a quote calculation. It allows to create interactive price lists of products or services on your Joomla site. User can select necessary products or services and send order to the manager. Features: - Hierarchy of items - categories; - Calculate an item total, a category subtotal, grand total; - Multicurrency - allows to choose the c...
IPrice calculator IPrice calculator
Paid download

IPrice calculator

By Igort
Shopping Cart
IPrice calculator is the mini e-shop for your Joomla site. Main features: - Two-tier item hierarchy: section and category. - 2 ways to display products: catalogue and interactive & adaptive price list with calculation totals "on the fly". - Allows to insert price-list, catalog or "BUY" button into an article content or into a content of other components using the IPrice content plugin. - Main ima...

SmartResizer

Version:
1.26
Developer:
Igort
Last updated:
Nov 09 2018
Date added:
Oct 06 2009
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Free download
Includes:
p
Compatibility:
3
Download

Uses Joomla! Update System

Score:


Write a review