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Is there a way to put NextGen on the blog template page?

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I tried using the carousel with the Nextgen option and placed it on the blog template above the content. But I don't want a carousel affect. I would like the basic slideshow that scrolls through each picture show one picture at a time one by one. I know I can put the NextGen shortcode in my post but this is not what I am wanting either. I have some pictures I want to show at the top above the content but I have been unable to find anything that can do it.

Does anyone have any suggestions?

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You could add a ContentBox to your Blog Page template, then go to PageLines > Page Options > Blog Page > ContentBox and add the NextGen Gallery shortcode there.

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I didn't have the contentBox section added. I went to the plus extentions and added it. But I have looked for it in page options and drag and drop only I cannot find it anywhere. I tried installing it again and recieved a message it was already installed. Where could it be? Is there something I need to do to activate it?

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You install/activate it in PageLines -> Store -> Sections.

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