How to Add Photos to Website Tonight Galleries

This information only applies to you if you purchased your Website Tonight account after October 26th, 2010. How to Find Your Original Purchase Date
Before you add photos to Website Tonight it is a good idea to familiarize yourself with the Limitations for Uploading Files in Website Tonight

Basic Image Uploading Tool

  • Pro: It works for everyone, and it allows you to upload larger photos (50 MB each).
  • Con: It only uploads one image at a time. Does not upload videos.

Advanced Image Uploading Tool

  • Pro: Allows you to upload multiple images and/or videos at once.
  • Con: The combined file size of every pair of files (it uploads them in groups of 2) is limited to 50 MB, and it requires Flash® Image Uploader. The Advanced Uploading Tool is recommended, but if you encounter problems then either use the Basic Uploading Tool or follow the on-screen instructions to (re)install the Image Uploader ActiveX control.

How to Add Photos with the Basic Uploading Tool

  1. Log into your Website Tonight account.
  2. Click the Photos and Videos tab (upper left).
  3. Click Upload (under the tabs).
  4. Click ‘basic uploading’ tool (center – text link in the first sentence).
  5. Use the drop-down menu under Step 1: Select a gallery to select a gallery where you want to upload your photos.
  6. Click Choose File.
  7. Find an image on your computer that you want to upload and select it (click on it).
  8. Click Open. Optional – Repeat steps 6, 7, and 8 to select additional images.
  9. Click Upload.

How to Add Photos with the Advanced Uploading Tool

  1. Log into your Website Tonight account.
  2. Click the Photos and Videos tab (upper left).
  3. Click Upload. If this is your first time on the Upload page then you may need to follow the on-screen instructions for running the Image Uploader ActiveX control.
  4. Use the drop-down menu under Step 1: Select a gallery to select a gallery where you want to upload your photos.
  5. Click Browse.
  6. Find and select the image(s) on your computer that you want to upload. Read the note below for info on how to select multiple images at once.
  7. Click Open.
  8. Click Upload.
To select more than one image file at a time, hold down the Ctrl button on your keyboard while you click on each one. To select a row of image files, hold down the Shift button on your keyboard – click on the first image/video file and then the last file.

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