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Panel Background Image refresh

Bob Kerr 1 year ago in Colors Icons Fonts Themes updated by BenOSide 1 year ago 4

This may have been asked already, but I couldn't find it...

Is it possible to make available the option to refresh a URL based  background image like is available for Still Images Media Tiles? 

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Seems like a good idea, Bob - Thanks!

Can you give us an example (or a few) of what sort of background images / URLs that you would be using that would benefit from a Refresh Interval feature?

Though we know folks might actually prefer a method of setting an actual slide show of a list of images, which is a bit harder to implement. One interim solution to provide changing images on a Refreshed Image Tile (and it would be applicable to Panel Backgrounds if we added refresh) is the ActionPiXX utility provided by one of our Customers:  https://support.actiontiles.com/communities/12/topics/4446-actionpixx-photo-slideshow-media-tiles

I use the https://unsplash.com as background. They really have great wallpapers quality and variety. It was mentioned in this post:


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