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    PrestaShop GIF Image Upload

    Updated 15 September 2023

    PrestaShop GIF Image Upload: Attract customers to your store by uploading GIF images of your catalog products. Adding animated GIF images to your products helps you show different angles of a product to your customers.

    • Display animated images of your products and store logo.
    • Upload GIF images as normal images in add/update product page of Prestashop back office.
    • Display GIF image on product, category, and cart pages.
    • Enhance customers’ experience by letting them view products from all sides.

    Features of the PrestaShop GIF Image Upload module

    • Upload GIF image of store logo.
    • Upload GIF images of product.
    • Choose to show GIF image of product at category page.
    • Display GIF images for categories.
    • Enable/Disable GIF for various product image types.
    • Choose to show GIF image of product at cart popup & cart page.
    • This module is MultiShop compatible.


    1. Prestashop GIF Image Upload module is compatible with PrestaShop version 8.x.x.
    2. Prestashop GIF Image Upload module is compatible with catalog’s new product page.

    For new product page compatibility, you need to make changes in the following PrestaShop core file:


    1 – Add following line after all classes import

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    use Hook;

    2 – Call hook in create function after file uploaded check

    $idImage = Hook::exec('actionWkUploadGifImage', ['id_product' => $data['product_id'], 'file' => $data['file']]);
    if ($idImage) {return (int) $idImage;}

    How to install the PrestaShop GIF Image Upload module

    1. Firstly, go to the module manager in the back office and click on ‘upload a module’.
    2. In this way, the module installation will be successful.


    After successful installation of module, Admin can configure the module.


    Note: By default, there is an option of uploading store logo in a GIF format, but at the front-end, it will display as a static image. Admin can also choose to keep the default store logo along with the animated GIF.

    Animated GIF images will not show on email or invoice. In case, if you upload GIF image for email/invoice then it will display as a static image.

    Admin can choose to enable/Disable GIF images for various product and category image types.


    A view of home page of the store with GIF Store logo.

    GIF store logo


    Admin can also enable/disable various product image types for various pages of the store.


    Add GIF images on product

    Admin can now add GIF images of the product.

    Add/edit product

    Enable product GIF for product listing available at category page.

    GIF images at category page

    You can also enable GIF image of the product for product page, cart popup & cart page.

    GIF image at product page

    Add GIF image on category

    Admin can now add GIF images of the categories also.


    Now the users can view the gif images in the categories too.


    Cart Popup:

    GIF image on the cart popup

    Cart Page:

    GIF image on the cart page

    Order confirmation page


    This was all about PrestaShop GIF Image Upload Module. I hope this document will help you in checking the functionality of the module in a better way. Also, do let us know about your views in the comments.


    For any kind of technical assistance or query, please raise a ticket at or send us a mail at [email protected]

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    Current Product Version - 4.1.1

    Supported Framework Version - 8.x.x, 1.7.x.x

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