Gallery FAQ (15 Articles)

How to reset my Gallery 3 administrative password

If you have forgotten your Gallery administrative password and want to recover it, you can use the "password recover mechanism" which is available under your Gallery’s login page. Please note that you must have access to the email address which you have provided as administrative during the installation process or which you have set later […]

How to clear Menalto Gallery2’s cache?

The first thing to do when troubleshooting Menalto Gallery2's problems is to clear its cache. This is because Gallery's cache causes strange problems such as blank pages. The best and most reliable way to clear the cache is by going to the following URL: http://yourdomain.com/path_to_gallery/lib/support/index.php?cache There you will have to provide 'Gallery setup password' which […]

Gallery cannot generate thumbnails

After you upload a picture to your Gallery, it is possible to experience problems with the generation of a thumbnail for it. The solution is to navigate to the Site Admin > Plugins area and disable all the Graphics Toolkits except NetPBM. This way thumbnails will be generated with the NetPBM tool and your issue […]

Gallery navigation hacks

Imagine you'd like to insert a custom code in Menalto Gallery2 that should show on each page. If you are looking for an additional functionality such as an extra button, you might consider placing it between the navigation buttons. For example, imagine we'd like to place a button to submit the page's URL to social […]

Fatal error when trying to uninstall Gallery from Fantastico

Sometimes when you try to uninstall Gallery from Fantastico, you may get the following error: Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 30 seconds exceeded in /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/fantastico//includes/enc_removeconfirm.inc.php on line 47 The solution in this case is to first delete your Gallery folder from your web hosting account and then uninstall Gallery from Fantastico. This way the […]

Gallery resources.

The official Gallery website. The official Gallery documentation. The official support forum of Gallery. The official Gallery extensions. SiteGround Gallery tutorials. Gallery templates. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our web hosting services and let us help you with your application, […]

Initial Gallery Installation and Configuration

There are two ways you can install Gallery2 on your account: Manually, by downloading the script to your computer and uploading the installation files and folders to your account. Automatically via the Fantastico autoinstaller. For a detailed step-by-step information on how to install it both ways, please visit our Gallery2 Tutorials pages at: http://www.siteground.com/tutorials/gallery/gallery-installation.htm You […]

What is Gallery

Gallery is a web based software product that lets you manage your photos on your website. With Gallery you can easily create and maintain albums of photos via an intuitive interface. Photo management includes automatic thumbnail creation, image resizing, rotation, ordering, captioning, searching and more. Albums and photos can have view, edit, delete and other […]

My Gallery2 shows that I can not upload files larger than xxxMB.

If you want to be able to upload larger files, you have to create a custom php.ini file in the Gallery2 directory, and add the following lines to it: upload_max_filesize = xxM post_max_size = xxM NB. Please note that you have to replace xx with the desired filesize, which is measured in MegaBytes.   * […]

How can I upgrade my Gallery2 application?

For detailed instructions on how to upgrade your Gallery 2 application please check our tutorial here. You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 scripts. Sign up for our web hosting services and let us help you with your application, 24/7!

I am receiving 404 error message when I enable the Gallery2 SEO/SEF feature

In order to fix this issue, you have to edit the following rewrite rule in your .htaccess file, which is located in the root directory of your Gallery application: RewriteRule /v/([^?]+)?(.*) /main.php?g2_view=core.ShowItem&g2_path=$1&$2 [N] should become: RewriteRule /v/([^?]+)?(.*) /main.php?g2_view=core.ShowItem&g2_path=$1&$2 [N] You need help with an application? SiteGround is specialized in hosting and supporting more than 200 […]

How to reset my Gallery 2 administrative password

If you have forgotten your administrative password and want to recover it, you can use the "password recover mechanism" available under your Gallery’s login page. Please note, that you must have access to the email address, which you have provided as an administrative one during the installation process or which you have set later through […]

How can I have Gallery2 installed on my account/site?

If you want to install Gallery2 on your account at SiteGround, you can refer to our tutorial on the subject: http://www.siteground.com/tutorials/gallery/gallery-installation.htm In addition, you can request a free installation by posting a ticket under: Customer Area -> Support tab -> Open a Support Ticket -> Script Installation You need help with an application? SiteGround is […]