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TinyMCE Image Plugin

Hi,

I am developing a website for our local sport club (for free) and I'd like the facility to upload images into TinyMCE 3.x.  I have tried the standard advimage plugin, and also the iBrowser plugin but they don't work very well.

If it was a commercial job I'd simply buy a licence of : http://www.moxiecode.com/products_imagemanager.php

However, as it is a free website I'd like to limit it to free plugins if possible.  Does anyone know of a simple and free plugin that will allow me to insert an image from a specified directory.

It only has to list the filenames - even thumbnails are optional.  Uploading is a nice feature, but again - optional.

Much obliged to you all!
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IIRC, TinyMCE provides this function in native mode.  I use WordPress for lots of apps, and they can all upload images.  Get the latest and check the INSTALL.TXT -- also, see:
http://tinymce.moxiecode.com/punbb/viewtopic.php?pid=34461

HTH, ~Ray
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Ray and logudotcom:,

Imagemanager / filemanager are great but they are not free. For a regular job I would not hesitate to spend the money, but this job is for free.  So I was hoping for a free and simple plugin.

logudotcomk,

iBrowser works but I found it very clunky and quite unfirendly to use. I was also having a myriad of path problems when I was setting it up :)
The thought has crossed my mind. Although I have a lot of time and knowledge invested in TinyMCE, so I'm not ready to jump ship just yet :)

I have also tried the demo plugin at www.synasys.de (SMImage). Even though it is not free.  Due to path issues I couldn't get my images to display, and unfortunately no available documentation to troubleshoot.

Worst case I may have to fall back on the included advimage plugin as part of TinyMCE.  It just seems a shame for such a simple function :)
I've never really spent any time with FCK, either.  Here is my TinyMCE Init - it produces a button that allows image uploads.  If you have a copy of WP, the current is 2.6, I think.  This was drawn from 2.5. ~Ray
tinyMCE.init({
	mode : "textareas",
	theme : "advanced",
	plugins : "safari,pagebreak,style,layer,table,save,advhr,advimage,advlink,emotions,iespell,inlinepopups,insertdatetime,preview,media,searchreplace,print,contextmenu,paste,directionality,fullscreen,noneditable,visualchars,nonbreaking,xhtmlxtras,template",
 
	theme_advanced_buttons1 : "bold,italic,underline,|,justifyleft,justifycenter,justifyright,|,bullist,numlist,|,copy,paste,pastetext,pasteword,|,undo,redo,|,link,unlink,anchor,image,cleanup,|,removeformat,|,forecolor,backcolor,|,formatselect,charmap,emotions,iespell,",
    theme_advanced_buttons2 : "",
    theme_advanced_buttons3 : "",
	theme_advanced_toolbar_location : "top",
	theme_advanced_toolbar_align : "left",
	theme_advanced_statusbar_location : "bottom",
	theme_advanced_resizing : true
});

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