Thumbnail background? - Post ID 235696

User 2642995 Photo


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82 posts

Hi,

Is there anyway that I can easily change the thumbnail background from white to something else, maybe even a gradient I made in Photoshop and saved out at that size?
User 187934 Photo


Senior Advisor
18,025 posts

You should be able to set that on the border tab.
I can't hear what I'm looking at.
It's easy to overlook something you're not looking for.

Here's my S-Drive site with
examples of what can be accomplished in VSD.
http://progrower.coffeecup.com/
Here's my CoffeeCup SCCP Shop with examples of what can be done.
http://progrower.coffeecup.com/shop/
This is a site I built for my work.(RSD)
http://esmansgreenhouse.com
This is a site I built for use in my job.(HTML Editor)
https://pestlogbook.com
This is my personnel site used for testing and as an easy way to share photos.(RLM imported to RSD)
http://ericrohloff.com
http://ericrohloff.com/property/
User 10077 Photo


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Eric, I was looking and I only have border color. I don't have background color. If I'm missing it somewhere, please let me know.

Chris, What I've always done is prep my images. I put them on the background color that I want for my site. Then the background always matches.

Brian

Want personal and specialized help with RLM, RSD or with converting your VSD (or other) site to RLM/RSD? Email me at cchelp@uscni.org or call 865-687-7698.
User 2642995 Photo


Registered User
82 posts

Yeah, the border tab only works for the actual borders I thought. Brian, I can do what you said if I really cant get it to look good....I have like 500 items, so that's 500 product images hahah.

User 187934 Photo


Senior Advisor
18,025 posts

Can you post a link to your shop showing the issue?
I can't hear what I'm looking at.
It's easy to overlook something you're not looking for.

Here's my S-Drive site with
examples of what can be accomplished in VSD.
http://progrower.coffeecup.com/
Here's my CoffeeCup SCCP Shop with examples of what can be done.
http://progrower.coffeecup.com/shop/
This is a site I built for my work.(RSD)
http://esmansgreenhouse.com
This is a site I built for use in my job.(HTML Editor)
https://pestlogbook.com
This is my personnel site used for testing and as an easy way to share photos.(RLM imported to RSD)
http://ericrohloff.com
http://ericrohloff.com/property/
User 10077 Photo


Senior Advisor
973 posts
Online Now

If you are using Photoshop, you can record a macro and then do a batch on all your images to create the background on them. You can do all 500 in a matter of minutes.
Brian

Want personal and specialized help with RLM, RSD or with converting your VSD (or other) site to RLM/RSD? Email me at cchelp@uscni.org or call 865-687-7698.
User 2642995 Photo


Registered User
82 posts

I don't have the site updated, I only have it on my local machine, so I don't have an updated page to show you. I think I've figured out what I'm going to do about the thumbnail backgrounds, but now I have another question, so I'll start a new thread for that.

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