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Webcam viewer module document

 Instructions for Use

Dowload after purchase:

After receiving confirmation that the order has been paid, the download link will demo link downloadautomatically be enabled. To view the link you must be logged into the site and go to the user menu. From the user menu click on "Your Orders made". The list of orders will appear. Click on the order number with the webcam viewer module was purchased.The order details will open. In the "File" column, click on the entry "mod_webcamviewer-vxxx" as indicated by the screenshot.


After downloading the module's zip folder, make a complete backup of the site where the installation will be performed, for safety. Go to the extensions menu and then to management; click on Install. Select Install from the compressed package. Then upload the webcamviewer zip folder and wait for the confirmation message.

Module setting:

Return to the extensions menu and click on the modules. Look for the webcamviewer module. Select the location to publish and publish it.Then go to the parameter settings and follow the instructions in the tooltips that will appear by placing the module on each item to be set.

demo setting webcamviewerText before date: here it is possible to write a text that will appear as a caption on the images before the date.

Text before time: Here you can write a text that will appear as a caption on the images before the time.

Show the time: You can choose whether or not to show the time the picture is taken.

Date format: You can choose in which format to show the date. DD / MM / YY or DD / Month / year or day week / DD / month / year.

Single or sequenced images:

- Single: select if the webcam sends different images but always with the same name.

- Multiple: select if the webcam sends each image with a different name in a daily folder; that is, the webcam creates a different folder every day in which all the images of that day will end.URL of the image or the folder: write the URL in which the images will be found. For example, if the webcam sends images to the "webcam" folder located in the root root, the URL will be:- in the case of a single image: webcam / img.jpg- in the case of multiple images: webcam /

NOTE: in neither case should the domain of the site be written. In the case of multiple images with a longer path the url must always end with "/"; the form will automatically add the daily folder with the name created by the webcam.

How many images are to be shown: The number of images the form will show. That is, the last x images that have been sent by the webcam will be shown.

Image changeover time: how much time, in milliseconds, that will elapse before the form displays the next image.

Style to apply: you can apply a CSS style on the images to give the images a frame and a shadow.


 -1.1.0 Fixed small bug on html tag.

-1.2.0 Created page of instructions (Documentation) and Insert URL in the backend of the form.

-1.3.0 Fixed a deprecated notice. Fixed a bug that blocked the carousel script on some sites. Added two styles with the possibility to select them in the backend settings. Created demo page.

-1.3.1 Further improved of the carousel script. Style 2 improved, also.

-1.3.2 Added automatic refresh of the page where the form is published.

-1.3.3 Now, the auto-refresh works with the multiple images also.