you have uploaded an image, you can configure various properties of the image
including resizing and cropping.
can get to the image properties anywhere images are used via the Edit all properties button you’ll see
after choosing or uploading an image in different areas around the site.
instructions will guide you on how to edit the images using the Images page, but no matter how you get
there, the procedures are the same once you are on the Edit image properties menu.
To open the Images page, on the main menu of the Dashboard, click Content » Images.
Once on the Images page,
open an image library, then click on the image you want to edit.
You’ll now be able
to edit the following:
Change the title of the image, by entering the new title
in Title input field.
Preview the image.
In the Preview pane, by clicking
the gear icon in the top right corner of the
image, you’ll have the following options:
Open the file
View the image in its original size
View All sizes
View a list of all the sizes at which
the image appears on your site.
This option will open the image editor.
Use these buttons to crop, resize or
rotate the image left/right 90 degrees. The last button will undo any changes
If the image is very large, use the
zoom buttons to zoom out so you can see the entire image in the editor.
You can use the
crop menu to select a pre-defined aspect ratio, or enter in your own
dimensions, then move the crop area where you’d like it.
To do a free-form crop, deselect the Constrain
Proportions option (looks like a small chain
After you click Crop, the image will be
cropped. Close the crop menu by clicking Cancel
or closing the
There is not a free-form resize option, so the easiest way to size an image is to use a preset size or a percentage.
editing the image you can save the changes by clicking Save or save the edited
image as a new image by clicking Save as and entering a new
Replace the file
This will allow you to replace the image.
It will only change the image file.
Everything else about it, including where it is used, will remain the
This is handy if you have a graphic
that contains a date or other info, and you simply need to change the
information, but the image is otherwise the same. You would only have to replace the image this
way instead of having to change it everywhere the image is currently being
After clicking Replace the file, you’ll see the
old image disappear, then click Select image from your computer.
Browse your computer to find the
image you want to upload and click Open.
Change the library which the image belongs to
Click the Change button and select the new library from
the menu that appears.
Under Alternative text, enter the text in the input field.
The text that you enter in Alternative text is used for accessibility reasons and by search engines.
Categories and tags
Click Categories and tags to change the categories and the tags
which the image is assigned to.
To add details to the image, click Details.
The following input
Enter an author of the image.
When you are
finished, click Publish
to save what you’ve
done, Save as Draft
to save and come
back later, or Back
to [Library] to discard changes and go back to the library.