Instructions for Image Gallery Pro for SQL Server
purchased, Image Gallery Pro is emailed to you as a Win Zip
attachment. Follow these directions to install and
configure Image Gallery Pro™.
- The Image Gallery Pro™
database is emailed as script file.
Follow these directions to create
- Now add a user for this
new database by following these
- Create a directory off
of your main web site. This directory will house the
Image Gallery Pro™ software so give it a familiar name
such as "Gallery". For example, if your domain name is
http://www.yourdomain.com, you might create a directory
This directory must be made an Application Starting Point
so that Image Gallery Pro can use it's own Global.asax
Click here for instructions on creating an application
Note: If you have setup a separate web site to host Image
Gallery Pro, then the software can be installed directly
in the root folder without creating an Application
- Unzip Image Gallery Pro™
then copy the files into this directory. Image Gallery
Pro™ includes several sub-directories. You must maintain
this directory structure and include the
sub-directories. DO NOT PLACE A COPY OF OUR ZIP
FILE ANYWHERE ON YOUR WEB SITE.
- Set the database
connection in the web.config file. The variable is called
<add key="DBConnectionString" value="Provider=sqloledb;Data
Data Source=The IP Address or physical server name of the SQL
User Id=The Username you assigned to the database. The
default username is ImageGalleryPro
Password=The password you assigned to the database
Initial Catalog=The name of the database. The default is
- In order to use the file upload utility, you must give the ASPNET and/or USERS Account(s) WRITE permissions
on the data folder.
Click here for directions on setting write permissions.
- Open the application in
your browser (http://www.yourdomain.com/gallery/default.aspx)
the choose the Administrator login link. The username and
password are currently set to Admin1/Admin1.
- Login and
be sure to update the SETUP area to
reflect your particular server settings. The setup
defines important parameters used throughout the program
and includes the License key that was emailed when you
purchased the software.
Congratulations! Setup is complete and you can now
move on to creating a user account.
Send In Future Option (Proceed to this step only if
you purchased this option).
server, unzip the file ImageGalleryPro_SendInFuture.zip
Now run the
ImageGalleryPro.MSI to install the service that will send
install completes, open the folder in which you installed
the service. In this folder you will see a file
called "WebPageURL.txt". Open the file. Enter
the FULL URL to the SF.ASPX page which is located in the
web folder where you installed Image Gallery Pro.
For example: http://www.yourdomain.com/imagegallerypro/SF.aspx