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Mickmac
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Hi,

Can anyone point me to a good tutorial that shows how to create a hover over pop up image effect ? Some tutorials are too complicated, the author has assumed that the reader is an expert in coding, which I am not. I want to place thumbnails on my website's front page of various products which become large images when you hover over them.
Thanks up front,
Mickmac

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Mickmac
Posts: 145

Hi again,

I found a tutorial here : http://www.dynamicdrive.com/dy.....mbnail.htm

In step 1. it says to place this code in the head section of your page, that is easy enough to do, but then it says "The code references three files, which you should download below:

* thumbnailviewer.css
* thumbnailviewer.js
* loading.gif (used by the "loading" div message)
I am not sure what to do with these 3 files, how do I download them ? This is the only bit I don't understand, as step 2. is simply placing some code on the relevant page and changing the image codes to mine.

Hope someone can help with this as I would love to add this feature to my site,

Thanks,

Mickmac

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