FotoPlayer



  FotoPlayer Version History

v4.1 Features:

Last update: 15 Aug 2011 - v4.1.7
Release date: 19 Nov 2010

  • Hardcoded texts in cart emailorder.php script are now customizable. No manual script edits required
  • Paypal transaction 'Custom' field and Return button text on Paypal website (after successful payment) are customizabl.
  • Support for IPTC metadata "SubLocation"
  • Digital purpose order fulfilling: Supports downloading a different file format from what's purchased.This will allow to sell items presented in image format but the actual item for sale can be in different downloable digital formats like .zip, .lrt, .ai or .doc
  • HTML version of the album can be built when Jalbum widgets feature is enabled
  • Gallery menu font can be cusotmized now. Check Jalbum FotoPlayer skin settings Options->Gallery Menu tab. There is a new parameter to set the font
  • Cart email notification script made compatible for Qmail mail server. (Solution for error: "Warning: mail() function.mail: SMTP server response: 451")
  • File name extension in the cart can be disabled
  • Texts in Search window are now customizable
  • Add to Favorites (lightbox) - allowing viewer to create a virtual gallery and share!
  • Weight based shipping
  • Left-Right arrow icons in Slideshow timer window is now changed to up/down direction
  • Button text color is now cusotmizable
  • Full Album Slideshow!
  • Fixed issue with image artefacts after returning from full screen mode
  • Additional Cart checkout options for authorize.net ,Mal's Ecommerce and Nochex
  • Guestbook backgorund transparency can now be customized
  • Fixed the issue where Docked gallery menu window was not displayed when the startup folder name was incorrect
  • Shipping fee for the Package sales
  • Option to define shipping fee for first item and for additionsl
  • Fixed issue with shopping cart icon displayed in the full screen mode
  • Description window transparency can be customized
  • "Remove Item" button text in cart 'View Pakcage' window can be customized
  • EXIF/IPTC window title text can be customized
  • Search icon in album control bar can be replaced with a button
  • New Tooltip display for icons and thumb images
  • Shoppingcart 'Total Quantity:' text in the order file can now be customized
  • Fixed an issue in photo description window display when it's docked
  • Customization positioning of Slide background image
  • One-off setup for YouTube videos
  • Pan/Zoom limits are made customizable
  • feature added is to optionally use the Original image for the Pan/Zoom
  • Added a switch to disable search option 'Only this folder'
  • SiteCreator - direct url as menu links
  • Discount based on specific item quantities in the cart
  • Slide description text size and font type are now customizable
  • Option to have only password for secured album login
  • Expiry date for Secured folder login
  • Shopping Cart - Sell Customizable Package
  • Option to easily identify incorrect download path setup in download.php script
  • Expiry date for coupon code
  • Window close button for Split Listing feature removed
  • Thumb scroll speed is now customizable
  • Save custom color themes
  • Fixed issue where FotoPlayer was stopping other flash mp3 player included in the album page
  • Fixed an issue in HTML version feature that causes an error message "Unable to open template..."
  • Re-designed HTML Version Album with Mobile devices compatiblity!
  • Diagnostic script now includes option to test email with attachment
  • FLV video - customizable buffer time
  • openfolder, openfile parameter names simplified
  • Music icon graphic changed
  • Shoppingcart Custom fields - fee based on format type
  • HTML version auto redirect
  • Hide Thumb scrollbar
  • Support for People tags

v4.0 Features: (the most feature-rich upgrade)

Release date: 3 Oct 2009

  • Expand/Collapse button for Tree menu
  • Highlight the menu currently opened
  • Link to folder containing the image from the search result
  • Manage multiple versions of cart settings file
  • Use first non blank as startup folder automatically
  • Suffix "/" not required in the startup folder or when using openfolder
  • Option to control Thumb Scroll speed
  • Album title and description setup
  • Automated folder level feature overrides in Jalbum
  • Search for rated photos / virtual gallery to list highest rated photos
  • Hide the form fields in the cart checkout screen
  • Added PEAR email method
  • E-Card window text&button customization
  • Option to set defaults in search window for 'All words' 'any word'
  • Option to use enable/disable partialword search from the search window
  • Photo link in Guestbook email notification
  • Naming convention for ecard changed
  • Added new sources for Slide Title
  • Sort options for search results
  • Image protection in ecard page
  • Sender’s email id in Ecard email reply-to
  • Updates in emailorder.php script
  • Tone Preview window text color made customizable
  • Shoppingcart - Option to sell packages
  • Option to set title and description for non-jpg file formats slides
  • Option to set whether the order info should be sent as an attachment or in the email body
  • Search window result status text made customizable
  • Ecard Send Info and Subject made editable via skin tab
  • More options to choose the source for cart custom price - supplemental category code & IPTC Object Name
  • Diagnostic script updated to check server email functionality
  • Support for Jalbum widgets
  • Added option to disable video frame border
  • Folder level password protection is now made UI configurable in Jalbum
  • Auto adjustable slide title height
  • All geo tagged photos in one Google Map!
  • Analytics script updated to new version
  • Youtube video script updated to support different formats (FLV, MP4, HD)
  • Disable flash (contextmenu option) fullscreen if feature is turned off
  • search script to made future compatible for new metadata in IPTC/EXIF
  • Email notify when someone logon to a protected folder or album
  • Guestbook comment notification now includes a Reply-To address
  • Shoppingcart email order notification in HTML & PDF format
  • Create a complete website with integrated photo album using the new Site Creator feature. From Photos to Website in minutes!
  • Shoppingcart - Shipping fee based on image size format
  • Shipping fee based on specific format quantities
  • Share the direct link to the current slide or share it on social bookmarking
  • Option to disable background image resizing
  • Watermark text angle
  • Show Folder thumb preview in the folder description window
  • Autofit the album content + footer in the album page
  • Folder level overrides for music now automated via Jalbum
  • Tree menu folder icons changed
  • Shoppingcart - NoChex checkout script added
  • Added EXIF ’r;Lens’ and ’r;Maximum aperture value’ fields
  • List most commented photos and create virtual galleries for most commented photos
  • MP3 slide player
  • Option to disable Folder path, Description and Image specific user notes in the shopping cart first screen
  • Options to change the tree menu scroll button , bar colors and their transparency
  • Discount based on specific format quantities
  • Option to change description exif/iptc text color change from skin Themes tab
  • Skin comes with new mp3 loop files
  • Supports displaying GPS EXIF tags under Photo description EXIF window and also display a link to Google Maps for each slide
  • Option to add the custom gallery menu links either at top or bottom of the gallery menu
  • Flash background transparency
  • Slide image reflection effect
  • Discount coupons - One time use option
  • Split Image listing to handle unlimited photos per folder
  • Unwanted files removed in the generated album

v3.1 Features:

Release date: 11 Jul 2008

  • Google Analytics tracking.
  • Next/Previous Navigation on slide image click.
  • Folder description display changed (mouse over tooltip)
  • Display Error/Warning message when same image is added to cart
  • Ability to add extra cost for shoppingcart custom fields
  • Shoppingcart total amount rounding
  • Delay start for MP3
  • Cart Order file naming convention set to YYYYMMDD_HHMMSSsss.txt(18 chars)
  • Preload custom number of slides
  • Password protected original image download
  • Performance upgrades made to improve smooth transitions & increase image load speed
  • Shipping - based on % of total amount
  • AutoStart music if stopped when viewing SWF or FLV videos
  • New Input text field added to the shoppingcart first screen for the buyers to add any notes for each item
  • Shopping order in XML format
  • Slide image loading progress bar animation made simple
  • Shoppingcart Grid mouseover tooltip to display more item info
  • SMTP Email support
  • Image Rating feature is now integrated within FotoPlayer (only for PRO version)
  • Guestbook - visitor can now leave their email id
  • Option to generate HTML version of the skin (search engine friendly)
  • JAlbum skin UI changes
  • Display Image link (for slide image) in the image description window
  • Text File Viewer background color width and height customization
  • New ''Only this folder'' Search option
  • Slide Title width and height increased
  • MP3 Player - New option to control the looping of playlist
  • Option to set cart discount in amount or percentage (based on subtotal or quantity)
  • SnapGalaxy print service integrated
  • Album load progressbar and slideprogressbar changed
  • Option to set tax included in the price
  • Download hits logging when forcedownload or protected download feature used
  • HTML and CSS conforms to W3C standard
  • FP made compatible to be viewed on 2560 x 1600 resolution monitor
  • FotoPlayer upgraded to Flash 8. The minimum flash player version required to view the album will be 8
  • "True" Full Screen album view
  • Option to set tiled background images
  • Supports displaying GIF, PNG and progressive JPGs
  • ECard feature
  • High quality slide Image rescaling
  • Description window enabled for FLV videos
  • Shoppingcart: Option to set 'Not for Sale' for a single image.

v3.0 Features:

Release date: 9 Jul 2007

  • FotoPlayer can remember the cart contents when album is revisited.
  • Direct file download for non jpg formats.
  • Auto Show Panzoom tool on folder basis.
  • Direct link to images in the album.
  • Disable album load if photos.xml content is empty.
  • Cancel button in password protected folder login window.
  • Changes in Javascript detection.
  • Discount coupon feature in shoppingcart. Based on both amount and %
  • Customizable gallery menu width.
  • Music playlist editing in the JAlbum skin settings.
  • Shutterfly, PhotoBox, Digibug Print service integration
  • Option to add Folder icon
  • Offline Ordering - Shopping Cart new feature
  • Image Navigation cursors when using Panzoom
  • Option to disable thumbnail tooltip
  • Option to disable slideshow loop play mode
  • Custom Message display in ViewCart scree
  • Ability to change 'quantity' from Cart view screen
  • Optional button replacement for shoppingcart icon
  • Tree Navigation Gallery menus
  • Link to Slide image from Shopping cart "view cart" screen
  • Music player enhanced
  • Number mode thumbnail navigation
  • Option to pass custom folders.xml file
  • Search window customization
  • Overriding JAlbum filetypes.xml settings
  • Guestbook management tool
  • Option to disable movie player controls
  • Credit Card Checkout
  • Automatic image download on successful paypal payment
  • Guestbook xml file name change
  • Moderated guestbook
  • Shopping cart - ability to customize size & price on image basis
  • Prev,Next buttons made invisible during Slideshow
  • Better image resize quality when autoscale enabled
  • Option to dock photo details window
  • Option to dock Gallery menus
  • Custom Fields in Shopping cart order screen
  • Multi char currency Symbol support
  • Option to disable folder description
  • Slide image Title display
  • Option to disable exif and iptc display
  • customizable naming conventions for generated XML/HTML files.
  • Disabling XML caching
  • Skinnable UIs
  • Photo description window positioning
  • Google Checkout
  • Diagnostic script to check php/folder permission settings
  • Shopping Cart order notification process change
  • Option to use guestbook feature albumwide
  • Force download original image instead of opening in popup window
  • Option to restore cart contents when using PayPal,GoogleCheckout and CreditCard.
  • Keyboard shortcut keys
  • Ability to search for recent images based on number of days or even find images took within a date range
  • Optional 'Terms & Conditions' field in the shopping cart checkout screen
  • Image Star Rating System
  • Vertical thumbs
  • Disable clipboard
  • Stretch image to maximum possible width/height within slide area
  • Smooth Image transition
  • Random Thumbnails on every visit

v2.0 Features:

Release date: 15 Apr 2006

  • PHP based powerful album Search!
  • Image TAG support
  • Album that adjusts itself to the viewer screen resolution!
  • Control image PAN and zoom using mouse/keyboard.
  • Single config file
  • Support for extended EXIF and IPTC info display.
  • Support for Background images.
  • Support for two rows thumbnails.
  • Guestbook status notification.
  • Built-in progressive FLV video format player.
  • Option to replace the Gallery icon with a button (customizable text).
  • Highlight the selected menu.
  • Built-in Text file Viewer.
  • Display thumbnail preview image in the cart.

v1.2 Features:

Release date: 25 Sept 2005

  • The first 'FLASH' based photo album software with built-in shopping cart system!
    • completely customizable features with multi-language support
    • Integrated Paypal checkout or email ordering system
    • Mutiple shipping cost options(based on quantities bought/subtotal amount/each addtional bought)
    • ability to setup the shipping cost variance for different locations
    • setup discount options based on the quantities bought
    • ability to configure whether the customer data is a required or optional field during checkout
    • listing the countries where shipping can be done
    • Changing the currency code (Paypal: US & canadian dollar, sterling pound, Euro,yen **** Email order: Any currency code)
    • option to save the paypal order details in a text file (requires PHP)
    • Email notification to buyer/seller (requires PHP)
    • options to sell both print & digital format photos
    • It's not just for photos, FotoPlayer can be used to showcase 'any' product and sell them online!
  • HTML rendered photo descriptions (Add href link, change font size,color etc) )
  • Scrollable Photo description texts (previous ver allowed only max of 3 lines)
  • ability to show thumbnails with different widths (landscape,portrait,panoramic)
  • Plays up to 10 MP3 loops (previous version plays max. 3)
  • Simultaneous 'Auto play first photo' & 'show gallery menu' features
  • Move thumbnail along during the slideshow
  • Preloading next photo during slideshow (can be switched off)
  • Preload text("Loading album...") when loading the photos.xml file
  • MP3 autoplay bug fixed
  • MP3 %loaded display
  • MP3 song title display (can be turned off)
  • Tooltips direction change based on the mouse position
  • directly accessing the subfolder album thru URL reference
  • publish 'any' file format (image,video,audio,pdf,text...) and make them downloadable
  • Autoscroll thumbnail on rollover (can be turned off)
  • Auto SlideShow when album starts (can be turned off)
  • The menu default/rollover/text colors can now be customized
  • show the controlpanel help/instructions when the album loads(can also be turned off)
  • ability to access the currently viewing image name/image description thru JavaScript!
  • Photo transition effects (can also be turned off)
  • option to turn off image count/image title/image date (photo description window)
  • Issue with multiple SWF movie files play fixed.
  • Guestbook Email notification.
  • Photo navigation using keyboard LEFT & RIGHT ARROW keys(works only when photo transition feature is switched off).
  • No reference to 'FotoPlayer' or 'powered by' or 'licensed to' texts displayed anywhere when viewed online (for licensed version only)

v1.1 Features:

Release date: 14 Aug 2005

  • Disable Gallery icon (only for Licensed)
  • Password protected album folders
  • Auto show gallery menus
  • Thumbnails preloading text
  • Tooltips for icons
  • Customizable background colors
  • Add your personal URL links to the folder menu
  • Multilingual folder names
  • Submenu scroll fixed
  • Auto-play bug fixed
  • Exif display length changed
  • Thumbnail tooltips fontsize fixed
  • Photo download issue for folder names with spaces fixed

v1.0 Features:

Release date: 4 July 2005

  • XML based data management
  • Integrated MP3 player & SWF Movie player
  • XML/PHP based Guestbook
  • Image navigations
  • Multi-lingual support
  • Slideshow with user selectable delay setting
  • Dynamic menu generation
  • Display photo/folder description and EXIF
  • Image Auto-scaling (not resizing)
  • Image download option (original or rescaled)