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Latest Media Widget

Latest Media Widget


To highlight the latest images and/or videos that have been added to the gallery


    • Provides a listing images which have been enabled for display in the Gallery using the Image Gallery.
    • Clicking on an image will launch a modal window viewer for that item
    • Supports lazy load of images as the user scrolls the browser window to optimize performance
    • Provides both a summary view of featured items, and a gallery view which can display all items


    • Widget Name: LatestMediaWidget
    • Available With:  Release 4.1 and Above
    • Content App Type:  ImageGallery
    • Content Type: AkuminaImageGallery
    • Content App Name: Image Gallery
    • List Name: ImageGallery_AK
    • Recommended Images Sizes: N/A
    • Dependencies: SharePoint library where images are stored, ImageGallery_AK is a list of active images, these images becoming active is controlled on the ImageGallery Content App.


The images that are displayed on the LatestMediaWidget are controlled via the ImageGallery Content App.  Images will appear on the LatestMedaiWidget, if marked Active (Green Check) in the ImageGallery app.


List is on Root Site
When checked, the widget references the list on parent/root site collection.
Selected List Columns Columns in the SharePoint list that the widget is utilizing
List Name Name of the SharePoint list that contains the data to be displayed for this widget instance.
Function to call after fetching data OOTB -Blank (used for widget expansion):  Name of the function called after data has been fetched by the widget.
viewxml XML used for the widget view 
Cache Interval Sets the time, in seconds, that the data should be saved in the local browser cache of the current user.

·       0 = Do not cache the data for this widget

·       -1 = Use the default caching strategy set in the Digital Workplace configuration

Whole Number = Cache for specific time, in minutes

Enable Paging If false, the widget will not display paging controls

If true, the widget will display paging controls (if implemented by developer in widget)

Items/Page Sets the number of items to display on each page IF paging is enabled.
Media Currently Photo is only supported in modern sites.  Older classic SharePoint sites could use Media=video, where we displayed the old office videos (this has been grandfathered out by microsoft, replaced with streams).
Selected Content Type This depends on what type of Media you are choosing to display
Function to call before binding the UI events OOTB -Blank (used for widget expansion):  Name of the function called after the UI has been rendered to the screen
Site Collection URL Site collection URL where the SharePoint list defined in “List Name” can be found.
View All Title Title of the View All button
View All Link Link for the View All button


View Name:  Photo Slider Card

View Description:  Displays a horizontal slide of the most recent photos in a responsive layout

 View Preview:

View Name:  Photo Slider

View Description:  Displays the most recent photos in a stacked and responsive layout with the main image in full view in the foreground

 View Preview:

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