- 1 ) Download the PANDA Gallery archive, Decompress and upload the “panda_image_gallery” directory and all of its contents.
2 ) Set permissions on “panda_image_gallery/galleries” to 777
3 ) Set permissions on “panda_image_gallery/galleries/logs” to 777
4 ) Set permissions on ‘users/’ and ‘users/users.inc.php’ to 777
5 ) Open “config.php.sample” and choose a unique session name. Session name must start with a letter. Review other options in ‘config.php.sample’ and change as desired.
6 ) Rename ‘config.php.sample’ to ‘config.php’.
7 ) You may enable user registration and register a new account via the web interface (enabled by default).
If you do not want to enable public user registrations you can manually add users.
See ‘users/users.inc.php’ for details on manually adding users.
8 ) If you need to make changes to the rows/columns of galleries and images you will have to modify the themes settings which are found on the file “themes/THEME_NAME/options.php”. Some themes may not render properly if settings in this file are changed. The default TEMPLATE_NAME is “coolblue”.
9 ) If you have a custom end user agreement you would like displayed and agreed to during user registration please enter it in the file ‘useragreement.txt’.
10 ) Login and begin creating and populating galleries!