Flexslider slideshow content block for Silverstripe Elemental

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2.1.1 2022-11-22 05:41 UTC


Slideshow content block for SilverStripe Elemental

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  • dnadesign/silverstripe-elemental: ^4.8
  • dynamic/flexslider: ^4.0 || ^5.0


composer require dynamic/silverstripe-elemental-flexslider


See License

Example usage

A block to display a Flexslider slideshow on your page. Image, headline, description and link.

Flexslider Options

  • Slide or Fade transitions.
  • Animate Automatically - Starts the slideshow on page load.
  • Loop Carousel - Makes the slideshow an infinite loop instead of not being able to go next on the last slide or previous on the first slide.
  • Show ControlNav - Adds the circle dots as "pagination" links.
  • Show DirectionNav - Adds the arrows on the left and right sides of a slideshow for navigating.
  • Thumbnail Navigation - Creates thumbnail images below the main slide show. These are also used as navigation elements to each slide.
  • Show Carousel Control Navigation - Same as ControlNav above, except for the thumbnails.
  • Show Carousel Direction Navigation - Same as DirectionNav above, except for the thumbnails.

Screen Shots

Front End sample of a Slideshow Element

Front End sample of a Slideshow Element

CMS - Slideshow Element Main Tab

CMS - Slideshow Block Main Tab

CMS - Slideshow Element - Slides List

CMS - Slideshow Element - Slides List

CMS - Slideshow Element - Slide Add/Edit

CMS - Slideshow Element - Slide Add/Edit

Legacy migration

If you have a site using a version of this block older than 1.0.0-beta4, you will need to use the following tool to update the namespace of your records:

See Dynamic Elemental Blocks Migrator

Getting more elements

See Elemental modules by Dynamic


See SilverStripe Elemental Configuration


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Development and contribution

If you would like to make contributions to the module please ensure you raise a pull request and discuss with the module maintainers.