close ad
Databridge V2 with MySQLi support IS Now Available!
open ad
View Menu

Technical Support Forums

Free, outstanding support from WebAssist and your colleagues


Image Resizer + HTML Editor??

Thread began 12/01/2010 2:34 pm by troyd | Last modified 6/19/2011 12:07 pm by MikeH | 1646 views | 2 replies |


Image Resizer + HTML Editor??

Sorry if I missed this information.

Will Image Resizer work on a page that is updated and formatted by an HTML Editor backend?

I have a client who edits and updates a couple pages on their site with a CMS built with DA and HTML E. They upload full size images and don't seem to want to resize them beforehand.
I know I can setup the Advanced Editor but I was hoping for a more automatic solution for them.

Since the images they use are uploaded at full size (some as large as 4,000 px wide) I wanted to size them all down to around 800 pixels wide automatically so that the page loads faster. And still not interrupt the clients formatting.

I thought maybe this would be a great use for Image Resizer. Could I include it on the public viewable page and set the images to resize to a specific size rather than how each image is set by the HTML? Or will only size them to their specified HTML sizes?


Sign in to reply to this post

Jason ByrnesWebAssist

No, image resizer will not work within HTML editor in this way. The image would have to be resized in the html or css before image resizer would kick in and optimize it as a smaller image.

You could specify a smaller size with html editor and use image resizer to create a version that would be quicker to download based on the reduced size but you can't simply specify a maximum dimensions and have it resize automatically, but that is an interesting feature request we could consider if it is a common use case people are looking for.

Sign in to reply to this post


Thats something I would like to see also. When you give clients the ability to edit contenet they often upload images that are way ove the top and then detroy the layouts etc.. So being able to set a max size would be fantastic and I thought IR could do that my mistake.


Sign in to reply to this post

Build websites with a little help from your friends

Your friends over here at WebAssist! These Dreamweaver extensions will assist you in building unlimited, custom websites.

Build websites from already-built web applications

These out-of-the-box solutions provide you proven, tested applications that can be up and running now.  Build a store, a gallery, or a web-based email solution.

Want your website pre-built and hosted?

Close Windowclose

Rate your experience or provide feedback on this page

Account or customer service questions?
Please user our contact form.

Need technical support?
Please visit support to ask a question





Ease of use


security code refresh image

We do not respond to comments submitted from this page directly, but we do read and analyze any feedback and will use it to help make your experience better in the future.

Close Windowclose

We were unable to retrieve the attached file

Close Windowclose

Attach and remove files

add attachmentAdd attachment
Close Windowclose

Enter the URL you would like to link to in your post

Close Windowclose

This is how you use right click RTF editing

Enable right click RTF editing option allows you to add html markup into your tutorial such as images, bulleted lists, files and more...

-- click to close --

Uploading file...