Introduction to Slideshow Effects in Shack Slides

Introduction to Slideshow Effects in Shack Slides

Shack Slides gives you the freedom to create beautiful Joomla slideshows with your images. You can easily customize the way your slideshow appears.

You have a choice of twenty-four dynamic effects to display slides. In this blog post, you will see all of them at work, one by one.

To set your preferred slideshow effect, you would go to "Extensions" > "Modules":

go to extensions modules

You will be taken to the "Modules (Site)" screen. Ther you would find your Shack Slides slideshow module. You then would need to click on its title to open it up for editing its settings:

find your shack slides slideshow

You will see the "Modules: Shack Slides Pro" screen. Under the "Module" tab, just find the "Slideshow effect" parameter. This is where you would set your preferred slideshow effect:

find the slideshow effect setting

Note: if you are not in favor of dynamic effects for your slideshow, select option "None".

Let's take a look at the slideshow effects at work, one by one.


Left-to-right effects


Slide

Slide


Bounced slide

Bounced slide


Faded slide

Faded slide


Right-to-left effects


Slide (right-to-left)

Slide (right-to-left)


Bounced slide (right-to-left)

Bounced slide (right-to-left)


Faded slide (right-to-left)

Faded slide (right-to-left)


Top-to-bottom effects


Slide (top-to-bottom)

Slide (top-to-bottom)


Bounced slide (top-to-bottom)

Bounced slide (top-to-bottom)


Faded slide (top-to-bottom)

Faded slide (top-to-bottom)


Bottom-to-top effects


Slide (bottom-to-top)

Slide (bottom-to-top)


Bounced slide (bottom-to-top)

Bounced slide (bottom-to-top)


Faded slide (bottom-to-top)

Faded slide (bottom-to-top)


In-place effects


Fade

Fade


Bounce

Bounce


Roll

Roll


Zoom

Zoom


Switch

Switch


Horizontal flip

Horizonatl flip


Vertical flip

Vertical flip


Rotate effects


Full rotation

Full rotation


Down-left rotation

Down-left rotation


Down-right rotation

Down-right rotation


Up-left rotation

Up-left rotation


Up-right rotation

Up-right rotation


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About the author

Born from a Ukrainian mother and Russian father, Alex lives in the United Kingdom. Alex is a self-taught Microsoft Certified Professional. He enjoys learning Joomla and helping web site administrators make the most of it.