- rmccoyAsked on March 08, 2016 at 08:08 PM
- JotForm SupportChriistianAnswered on March 09, 2016 at 03:15 AM
I cloned your form and tested the slider widget. The following images seem to appear fine in the widget:
To use the links from photobucket, please copy the direct link of the image.
For your convenience, here are the direct links from photobucket:
You can check out this cloned form where I added the slider widget with the working images: https://form.jotform.com/60681889762977
If you need further assistance, do let us know.
- rmccoyAnswered on March 09, 2016 at 09:30 AM
Not working for me at all. Not sure what you did differently. Here i just created a brand new form from scratch with the widget as the only element.
https://form.jotform.com/60684344565159 and NOT working
not sure why the spacing is doubling btw...
These are the photo urls
- rmccoyAnswered on March 09, 2016 at 09:40 AM
it looks like jotform is trying to add "s" to http and this is causing it not to find photo
for instance this works: http://www.goldsgym.com/alexandriava/wp-content/uploads/sites/62/2015/12/team-training-slider2.png
or with the https removed all together it works, but I can't get it to work in slider
No matter which way i put it in it adds the "s" to http and photos don't show up. ???
- JotForm SupportNik_CAnswered on March 09, 2016 at 10:39 AM
Apparently slider widget can not resolve the link that leads to image so it doesn't show it right.
Could you try to use images that are uploaded to photobucket only, for example, and see if it will work.
I tried with images that are on photobucket, like my colleague Christian suggested, and they are working fine.
Please try to add them to slider and let me know how that worked for you.
- rmccoyAnswered on March 09, 2016 at 05:01 PM
this is sooo frustrating. it still doesn't work when I create my own. what am i doing differently? i don't get it.
Now i'm using dropbox and its not working.
my form https://form.jotform.com/60684344565159
- JotForm SupportNik_CAnswered on March 09, 2016 at 06:53 PM
Dropbox does not allow embedding images from URL by default. You need to allow your browser to render the file.
Change the dl=0 query parameter in the image URL to the raw=1. When you set this query parameter in the URL of image, you tell your browser to render the image. This will enable you to embed your images.
So, in the URL you provided, you have to delete the last part of the URL:
And add the raw=1 at the end of URL:
You can find more information on how to render files in browser on this link.
Please let me know if this solves your problem.
- rmccoyAnswered on March 10, 2016 at 09:39 AM
GREAT!! that worked. love when i find someone whos knows their stuff! thx Jot!
- iamsahuAnswered on December 30, 2016 at 10:58 PM
Thanks, Niik! That was a life saver