You may have noticed that some ShortPoint Design Elements do not display the Banner Image in good resolution. In this article, we are going to show you how to display it in a better resolution when you are currently using ShortPoint Site News connection by adding some parameters.
Important: This article is only applicable when you have uploaded images as your banner for your SharePoint news.
Please visit this article to know more about Connection Type: Site News.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Before we begin
- Step-by- Step Tutorial
Before we begin
Step-by- Step Tutorial
In most cases, Slideshows Design Element is used to display news across your sites. Here are the guidelines how you can improve the image resolution when using this Design Element.
Step 1. Open the settings of the Slideshows Design Element
In Legacy Page Builder:
In Live Mode, activate the EasyPass mode, and click the cog wheel icon to go to settings:
In Grid Mode:
The Design tab will open.
Step 2. Update the items mapping
Note: Connection settings will soon be available in Live Mode.
Step 3. Add parameter to increase the resolution
Banner image size is based on its width, and its height will be automatically changed as well. To change the size of the image, we need to use an additional parameter. In this case, we are going to use resolution.
We can use resolution parameter from 0 to 6, where 0 is the default size 6 is the original size.
Now, we need to add this parameter to the Image mapping in the Items tab:
Once you are done adding the parameter, you can click the Preview button to view the result:
Click the Update button to save the changes.
That's it! Now you are able to increase the Banner Image resolution connected to ShortPoint element.