Game & Watch Wiki:Images

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Upload a file[edit]

To upload a file, go here. To upload multiple files at once, go here.

Adding images to a page[edit]

Put the name of the file (including the "File:" part) on the page between to opening brackets ("[[") and two closing brackets ("]]") .


Example:

If we type [[File:(image name).PNG]], this'll be the result:


Mr. Game and Watch.png

Changing the location of the image[edit]

Mr. Game and Watch.png

You can change the location of an image by adding this:

[[File:(image name).PNG|(left or right)]]


Example:

Let's use right for this example. Now we type [[File:(image name).PNG|right]]. This'll be the result:

Resizing images[edit]

If the size of the image is not what you want, you can resize it by adding the following:

[[File:(image name).PNG|(any number)px]]


Example:

Let's use the number 100 for this example. So now, we type [[File:(image name).PNG|150px]]. This'll be the result:


Mr. Game and Watch.png

Putting a thumbnail on an image[edit]

Mr. Game and Watch.png

You can create a thumbnail around an image by adding this:

[[File:(image name).PNG|thumb]]


Example:

[[File:(image name).PNG|thumb]] will create the following:


You can put text in the thumbail by adding the following:

[[File:(image name).PNG|thumb|(anything)]]


Example:

Typing [[File:(image name).PNG|thumb|Mr. Game & Watch.]] will create this:

Mr. Game & Watch.


If you leave out the "thumb" part, no thumbnail will appear, but instead, the text appear if you hover over the image with your mouse.

Adding a link to an image[edit]

You can make an image link to a webpage if you add this:

[[File:(image name).PNG|link=(name of wiki page or web adress)]]


Example of making it link to a wiki page:

Typing [[File:(image name).PNG|link=Oil Panic]] will make the image link to the wiki article called Oil Panic. See for yourself by clicking the following image.


Mr. Game and Watch.png


To make the image link to a webpage outside of this wiki, add this:

[[File:(image name).PNG|link=(full URL of the webpage)]]


Example of making it link to a webpage outside of this wiki:

Typing [[File:(image name).PNG|link=http://www.youtube.com/]] will make the image link to http://www.youtube.com/. See for yourself by clicking the following image:


Mr. Game and Watch.png


That's everything you need to know about uploading images to the wiki and adding images to an article!