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I am just testing out the site before I go live with it and I have deleted the scrolling pictures from the Documents section.

Can anyone tell me how I add pictures in to the Welcome to store, document, content.

I have placed pictures in the content under each other but they don't act as a scrolling banner on the front screen of the store.

Many thanks in advance.

Mike

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Welcome Mike! Glad to see you made it to the forums.

When editing the Homepage document, switch the editor to Source mode. It's easier.

The code you will want to use, as an example, is:

<ul class="bxslider">
	<li><a href="{$STORE_URL}/tesa31.html"><img src="{$STORE_URL}/skins/foundation/images/examples/slide4.jpg" title="Promotional Message One" /></a></li>
	<li><img src="skins/foundation/images/examples/slide5.jpg" /></li>
	<li><img src="skins/foundation/images/examples/slide6.jpg" title="Promotional Message Two" /></li>
	<li><img src="skins/foundation/images/examples/slide7.jpg" title="Promotional Message Three" /></li>
</ul>

This is an unordered list. The first list item shows how the image can be a clickable link. It also shows how to make the image source an absolute (as opposed to relative) URL.

The last two list items show how to add some textual material to the image.

The images should be 1000x300 pixels. Any other dimensions will require some additional CSS changes to the slider area.

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That's great, 

Thank you for your help. I knew it wasn't as straight forward as putting the images into the text area.

Thanks again.

Mike

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