I am needing to find a (or a couple) cfx tags to allow me to
work with images on my site. The first thing I need to do is upload
an image to the server and add a record to the database of the file
along with some input from the user about the file including
caption. I also need to resize this file to a max attribute for one
of the height or width. And lastly I need to make a thumbnail for
I want to use CFX_Image_MX that my host already has
installed, but can not find any docs and the host is not very
helpful with it. I am a intermediate user of CF and my goal is to
make an admin area that will allow the user to edit photo details
and add new. I want to do this without the use of a FTP to upload
the image and then using the web to edit details. I want a one stop
shop so to speak.
Until someone comes up with a better response, you might be
stuck with what the rest of us call trial-and-error. There's (I
hope) limited documentation which is a start - print that out and
get ready to start appending your own notes.
I use to use CFX_Image (or was it CFX_img?), but too often
the thumbnail looked crappy and my client were not pleased. I've
since changed the shopping carts so that the client can upload 2-3
graphics for each product and if anything comes out crappy its
within their power to change it.
Your ambitions it seems are notable, don't forget to turn a