PWT Image 1.3.0 released - Custom Field & RSForm!Pro plugins

Saturday, 20 October 2018

We are pleased to announce the availability of PWT Image 1.3.0. In this version, we're introducing two new plugins: PWT Image for Joomla Custom Fields & PWT Image for RSForm!Pro. Profiles can now also be assigned to specific Joomla content categories. 

PWT Image for Joomla Custom Fields

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With this new plugin you can now use PWT Image as a Joomla Custom Field. Select the PWT Image profile that needs to be used and add the fields to any content that supports the Joomla Custom Fields system. Editors will enjoy adding images without the need of image cropping software.

PWT Image for RSForm!Pro

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Have you been struggling with user-submitted images in your RSForm!Pro forms? Do you need your users to submit images with a specific ratio and size? You will love the PWT Image plugin for RSForm!Pro. With this integration, you can make image handling within your forms user-friendly, and force people to submit images based on your specifications.

Users can select an image from their computer and crop the image to the configured ratio. When uploading the image will be resized and stored at the location set in the PWT Image profile settings.

Assign profiles to specific content categories

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Another great new feature of PWT Image is the new option in the PWT Image profiles to assign a profile to one or more specific content categories. In this way, you can use multiple image profiles for your content and use different ratio and sizes depending on the content category.

Other improvements & bug fixes

Besides these main new features, we have added several other smaller improvements and fixed a few bugs. Translations of PWT Image are also updated with the ones provided by our translators

Changelog PWT Image 1.3.0

+ -> Added PWT Image Joomla Custom Field plugin, use PWT Image as custom field
+ -> Added PWT Image RSForm!Pro plugin, use PWT Image in your forms
+ -> Added support for setting DPI in profile (tab: Advanced). This requires PHP 7.2+
+ -> Added support for profiles for configuration files
+ -> Show general information about the original file
+ -> Profiles can now be setup for specific categories (applies only to com_content)

^ -> Extensions in the profile tab are now sorted

# -> Fix replacement of day variables in folder names
# -> Use session id instead of session token
# -> Respect 'direct to canvas' setting when selecting image

- -> Consolidated the profiles for front-/backend for com_content

$ -> Norwegian translation updated
$ -> Spanish translation updated
$ -> Swedish translation updated

Please find the entire changelog history on the downloads page of PWT Image

How to update PWT Image?

If you have an active subscription you can easily update PWT Image via the Joomla-updater under Extensions -> Manage -> Update. To use this feature you need to set your "Download ID" in the PWT Image component options. You can find your personal Download ID on your dashboard. You can also download PWT Image and install the package via the Joomla installer.

PWT Image Roadmap

The roadmap for PWT Image is publicly available on the PWT Image Roadmap page. You can vote on features to help us decide what the next steps are for our extension. Let us know if you're missing something on the roadmap, we're happy to receive your input!

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