[TYPO3] How to open RTE image links in lightbox (using extension perfectlightbox/slimbox) ?

Søren Vedel soren at mocsystems.com
Mon Nov 26 23:47:54 CET 2007

Hi Tadej,

Try this one:

Med venlig hilsen/Kind regards

Søren Vedel

MOC Systems

Tadej Bregar wrote:
> Hello,
> in tt_news record I want to use slimbox functionality provided by 
> extension perfeclightbox. For images inserted in the "Images" part of 
> the tt_news record input form, everything is working OK, but I have an 
> additional requirement.
> I want to use slimbox functionality also for images inserted as inline 
> objects using RTE (rtehtmlarea) inside the main "Text" part.
> To clarify, in RTE I click "Insert/Modify Image", I choose a thumbnail I 
> prepared before, then I mark that thumbnail and click "Make link", then 
> I choose "file" and from the directory tree I choose the big version of 
> the same photograph. Now, If I want to open the bigger photo in FE with 
> activated slimbox functionality, I have to manually edit the source code 
> in RTE and add rel="lightbox" to the "a" tag, which represents the link 
> to the big photo from the thumbnail. The problem is, the editor of this 
> website will not dare to touch the source code.
> How can I automate the insertion of rel="lightbox" when making links to 
> images in RTE?
> By examining the tt_news, perfectlightbox and TSref manual I somehow 
> found out that I should use the "ATagParams = rel="lightbox" " somehow, 
> but I have no clue how to really use this TypoScript declaration.
> Thanks for any help.
> Regards,
> Tadej Bregar

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