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Overview

Find Images on the web associated with your Platform and Game combo from AOL, Google, Bing, PicSearch and Yahoo

Instructions
Unzip ImageSearch and keep the folder ImageSearch and move this to your plugins folder in LaunchBox. 

What it does

Adds Image Search to game detail in BigBox

Adds Image Search to the game context menu in LaunchBox
Adds an Image Search Configuration to Tools in LaunchBox

How it Works

Select a game from within LaunchBox and right click to bring up your context menu.  choose Image Search and your default browser will display the images from AOL, Google, Bing, PicSearch and Yahoo.
Find an image you like and then copy the URL and Paste it in the download form that has also opened and paste the URL.  Click download to save your file.   The file will be the renamed to the selected 
Title and save in the  Plugin/ImageSearch/downloads folder.   

In BigBox make sure you have the details screen turned on. select a game and in the details screen choose Image Search and your default browser will display the images from AOL, Google, Bing, PicSearch and Yahoo. Find an image you like and then copy the URL and Paste it in the download form that has also opened and paste the URL.  Click download to save your file.   The file will be the renamed to the selected 
Title and save in the  Plugin/ImageSearch/downloads folder.   

Under tools in LaunchBox only you can access the Image Search Configuration. Here you can make various changes

1.  Choose if you want to display this in LaunchBox or BigBox
2.  Select which Search engines you like to use
3.  Change the default path of your Downloaded images.

*note if you are using this in BigBox unhide the mouse pointer.


What's New in Version 2.0.0.0   See changelog

Released

*** About This File ***
Image Search Version 2.0.0.0
Created  (c) 2017 by NJDave71

* Requires LaunchBox 7.11 Beta 1 or higher

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  Overview
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Find Images on the web associated with your Platform and Game combo from various search engine databases

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  Instructions
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Unzip ImageSearch and keep the folder ImageSearch and move this to your plugins folder in LaunchBox. 

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  What it does
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Adds Image Search to game detail in BigBox
Adds Image Search to the game context menu in LaunchBox
Adds an Image Search Configuration to Tools in LaunchBox

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  Gettign Started
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Under the tools menu in LaunchBox only you can access the Image Search Configuration.
The Image Search Configuration allows you to select or unselect search engines, setup up your default path for downloading images from the web and choose custom Sites or domains to search
Click Save to lock in changes and then Close.

Select a game from within LaunchBox and right click to bring up your context menu.  Select Image Search now your default browser will display the images from search engine(s) you selected.
Find an image you like and copy the URL and Paste it in the download form that has also opened.  Click download to save your file.   The file will be the renamed to the selected 
Title and save in the Plugin/ImageSearch/downloads or the folder you choose.   if image exists with the same name an incremental number will be added to the file.

In BigBox make sure you have the details screen turned on. Select Image Search now your default browser will display the images from search engine(s) you selected.
Find an image you like and copy the URL and Paste it in the download form that has also opened.  Click download to save your file.   The file will be the renamed to the selected 
Title and save in the Plugin/ImageSearch/downloads or the folder you choose.   if image exists with the same name an incremental number will be added to the file.

*note if you are using this in BigBox unhide the mouse pointer.

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Rincewind

   1 of 1 member found this review helpful 1 / 1 member

Great way to fill in a few missing images.

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NJDave71

  

Handy little tool to locate images to help completed your collection.  This plugin crawls various search engines and it's customizable.

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