How to change the default thumbnail size in VirtueMart for Joomla.

 

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Looking to change the size of the thumbnail previes in the popular VirtueMart shopping cart for Joomla CMS? It's just a case of changing the thumbnail size setting in the VirtueMart backend but you'd be forgiven if you can find it. Here are some screenshots to help you find the thumbnail setting to change in VirtueMart for Joomla CMS


login to the administratior backend of the Joomla cms (the site with you VirtueMart shopping cart)

Click components>VirtueMart:

changing the default thumbnail size in VirtueMart for Joomla


On the VirtueMart control panel, click the configuration icon:

changing the default thumbnail size in VirtueMart for Joomla step 2



Now in the VirtueMart configuration screen, click the “site” tab to reveal thumbnail resizing options:

changing the default thumbnail size in VirtueMart for Joomla stpe 3


Change the options “Thumbnail Image Width” and “Thumbnail Image Height” to set a new default thumbnail size in VirtueMart:

 

changing the default thumbnail size in VirtueMart for Joomla step 4

Note: Your existing thumbnails won't change unless you also click the option “Enable Dynamic Thumbnail Resizing?”

Hope that helps you to change the default thumbnail size in VirtueMart. Enjoy!

 

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