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Support > Designer since 11.2019 > Images

You have various options for uploading image files in the Designer.

After you have «logged in to the Designer» you will find yourself in the Designer Editor on the start page and thus in the «Site editor» area. Proceed as follows:

1. Navigate

To get to the desired page, click on the blue header bar (which currently shows the start page, here «EN / Home Page»). The area «Pages and folders» opens. Select the desired page by clicking (here «Insight»).

2. Add content area

Click on the «+ symbol in the red circle» at the bottom right.

The space for inserting a content element is displayed. Click on the desired yellow bar «+ Add content here».

3. Area selection

A pop-up opens. Here you have more or less elements available (depending on the designer subscription).

You can now click on the desired element (here «Image and text combination») and it will be inserted immediately.

4. Standard images

Your content area will be filled with standard images (suitable, depending on the selected design). To replace such an image with a new one or your own, click on it.

5. Add images

In the pop-up that now opens, click on the «Add new image» button.

6. Image source - possibilities

In the following «Image source» pop-up, you have the following options for adding an image to your content area:

  • Upload - upload new/own images
  • Recent - recently uploaded or used images
  • Facebook - Upload picture from your Facebook account here in Designer
  • Stock image - depending on the designer subscription, a certain number of photo credits are available

 

6.1 New own pictures - Upload

If you have selected «Upload», you can drag and drop the desired file from the folder directory into the pop-up window.

Or on the other hand by clicking on the button «Upload a new image» in the corresponding folder directory, click on the desired image file.

The image is immediately saved in the image management of the designer and is immediately available for selection.

Select the image, or it is already selected, click on the yellow button «Add image». In the pop-up window that opens, click on «Done».

The selected image(s) are immediately integrated into the content area. Then click on «Save» in the still open pop-up window.

 

6.2 Recent

If you have selected «Recent», you will be shown all images that you have used recently.

Choose the desired image(s) by clicking on them and then click on the yellow button «Add images».

In the updated view, you can now move the images in order by «Drag&Drop», you can undo the sorting by clicking on «Reset sorting», you can remove an image from the selection by clicking on the "trashcan icon" of the individual image and you can redefine the entire selection by clicking on «Add images».

If you are satisfied with the selected images and the order, click on «Done».

The selected image(s) are immediately integrated into the content area. The successful update is indicated by a small success message below.

Then click on «Save» in the still open pop-up window.

Afterwards the new view with the pictures you have chosen will be displayed immediately.

 

6.3 Facebook

If you would like to insert a picture from your Facebook account, first select «Facebook» in the menu on the left.

Connect to your Facebook account first. To do this, click on «Log in to Facebook».

The Facebook login popup will open. Log in with your Facebook access data and then click on «Log In».

The designer connects to Facebook and now shows you the folder structure used in Facebook. Select the folder and then click on the desired image.

In the updated view, you can now move the images in order by «Drag&Drop», you can undo the sorting by clicking on «Reset sorting», you can remove an image from the selection by clicking on the "trashcan icon" of the individual image and you can redefine the entire selection by clicking on «Add images».

If you are satisfied with the selected images and the order, click on «Done».

The selected image(s) are immediately integrated into the content area. The successful update is indicated by a small success message below.

Then click on «Save» in the still open pop-up window.

Afterwards the new view with the pictures you have chosen will be displayed immediately.

 

6.4 Stock imgage

Depending on your subscription, a certain number of photo credits are available for the Designer (Information), these are professional images that you are allowed to use on your designer website.

So to add such a «Stock image»', click on it in the menu on the left.

Now enter a search word (here e.g. coffee bar) and then click on the «magnifying glass symbol» or click on «Enter».

The search will start and you will be shown matching images based on the keyword you entered. Select the desired picture and click on it.

The image is immediately displayed in the image preview. If you are satisfied with the preview, select «Choose image».

Please note that each saved image cannot be deleted or replaced. Your choice is definitive. The image credit will be debited and the image is irrevocably stored in your Designer image directory.

The selected image(s) are immediately integrated into the content area. The successful update is indicated by a small success message below. Then click on «Save» in the still open pop-up window.

Afterwards the new view with the pictures you have chosen will be displayed immediately.