Pimp your MediaWiki: upload and insert image

How to upload and insert images in BlueSpice for MediaWiki? Have a look at our Tutorial. Here you can see how it works:

 

1. Insert image by using WYSIWYG editor

1.1 Press edit, change to WYSIWYG editor and use the insert image tool.

1.2 To insert an image, pick an image from the library panel on the left-hand side. You can use the filter function to look for a special image. Select the file you want to insert into the wiki article.

1.3 One the right-hand side you will find details. Underneath adjustment you can set the position of an image in the text (none, left, center, right). Also you can change image size and add alternative text (legend) on the top of the insert image window. Click ok.

1.4 Then you will see the image in WYSIWYG. Click save page.

2. Insert image as thumbnail

2.1 Follow steps 1.1 to 1.3 onward.

2.2 Choose preview picture in decoration opportunities (none, preview picture, frame, border). Click ok.

2.3 Click save page.

 3. Have a look at Wikicode view, upload and insert image

2.1 Press edit. If there is an image in the article, you will see the image code in the Wikicode view.  For example [[Image:example.jpg|200px|left|thumb|BlueSpice]]

2.2 Use the insert image tool. You will find it in the WYSIWYG view as well as in the Wikicode view.

2.3 On the right-hand side you will find the uploader. Browse and select your favorite file. If necessary you can change the files’s target name or further information on the file. Click on upload file.

2.4 To insert the image, pick the image from the library panel on the left-hand side. Select the image you want to insert into the wiki article. Add adjustment, decoration, image size and alternative text. Click ok. Then save page.

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