It's time to configure EasySocial. We'll list all the basics EasySocial configuration settings here.

Animated Gif Processing

EasySocial 2 has introduced a new feature which is ability to upload gif to the site. Now, users are able to upload their animated emoji or composing status with animated gif downloaded from 9GAG. Navigate to Components > EasySocial > Settings > Photos > General and locate this Allow Animated Gif Processing option.

Animated Gif

  • Allow Animated Gif Processing
    Determine whether to allow users upload animated gif during photo upload. Please note that you will need a valid API key in order to enable this feature.

Uploaded animated gif photo on EasySocial will be automatically send to Stackideas server to be processed and once it was done, EasySocial will receive it back and stored locally. In order to use this feature, a valid API key is needed.

It is recommended to increase your max_execution_time of your site to prevent server time out error. This process might takes some time to compressed the gif image each time it is uploaded.