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Full featured open source photo gallery available for Thecus® NAS
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09/16/2014-Available for all Thecus NAS thanks to the hard work of our forum community is the leading open source photo gallery software, Piwigo. Previously known as PhpWebGallery, Piwigo has been evolving with the support of a worldwide community of users and developers since 2002.

As a photo gallery for the web, Piwigo allows all users to easily host and share their favorite shots. Besides this core functionality, Piwigo also offers various other novel features for users of all expertise:

-Organize with Albums

  • Distribute your photos among your own albums. The album tree has unlimited depth. Each photo can belong to several albums.

-Describe with Tags

  • Offer your visitors another way to browse your photos, starting from the tags cloud and using multiple related tags to home in on your selection.

-Browse by Dates

  • Digital cameras store dates in the photo files and Piwigo uses these to display your photo collection in a calendar, and let you browse from day to day.

-Privacy on Your Photos

  • Make your photos private and decide who can see each of them. You can set permissions on albums and photos, for groups or individual users.

-Themes and Plugins

  • Change appearance with themes. Add features with plugins. Extensions require just a few clicks to get up and running.

-A Great Place For Your Visitors

  • Your visitors can post comments, give ratings, mark photos as favorite, perform searches, and get notified of news by email or RSS feed.

-Piwigo in Your Language

  • Piwigo is available in 45 languages. In a single gallery, you can describe photos in several languages.

-Statistics and Management Tools

  • Administrators can browse history, process photos in batch mode, validate comments and user photos, add permalinks, and also manage remote servers.

With still more features available for users to explore, as well as the aforementioned over 500 extensions, Piwigo is a great, easily scalable way to manage your own gallery – be it a personal 10-photo party collection or an agency stock albums of thousands of images.

The Piwigo NAS module is available in the Thecus Forum and App Center.

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About Thecus®
Established in 2004, Thecus Technology Corp provides market leading network attached storage and network video recorder solutions, committed to revolutionize how everyone from home user to enterprise level business centrally stores, manages and accesses their digital data both onsite and cloud-based. Thecus strives to deliver continuous innovation through cutting edge technology and design to provide data storage with the most customer-friendly platform, rapid performance and robust security. In May 2016, Thecus was formally acquired by Ennoconn Corporation and thus became part of the Foxconn IPC Technology group. Partnered together this diverse group of companies work in tandem to provide a total IoT (Internet of Things) solution. Now with an unparalleled portfolio to work with, Thecus is collaborating to bring unprecedented change to the network storage industry.