Flexslider Responsive Banner Slider

Flexslider Responsive Banner Slider



Magento Platform
Open Source (CE)
2.0, 2.1, 2.2

Tech Specifications

Current Version:
Stable Build
01 November, 2017
Extensions, Content & Customizations, Rich Media
License Type:
Open Software License 3.0 (OSL-3.0)


Create unlimited image and video sliders for your webshop with this fully responsive Flexslider and add them pretty much anywhere you like.

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Want to attract the attention of potential customers visiting your webshop? If so, be sure to check out this extension. The Flexslider responsive banner slider will allow you to add elegant sliders with both images and video slides. First create a slider group and configure it as you see fit. After creating a slider group you can add unlimited image and video slides to this group, again with various configuration options. You can add these banner sliders pretty much anywhere on your webshop.

Some potential usecases, add a full screen image slider to your homepage for better branding or add a slider to the cart to promote potential cross sell items. Or what about a slider add to a product for showing extra product images in an attractive way. For each added banner slider you can choose to add navigation arrows in different styles, choose different transition effects, auto start sliding the slides, show a progress bar, add caption text and a whole bunch of other features that can all be customized to your needs.

And don't worry about visitors using mobile devices, this extension is one of the few if not the only extension that adds responsive banner sliders that don't just scale right on small screens but actually load smaller sized images reducing bandwidth and thus increasing loadtime for mobile visitors. The extension comes with a lot of configuration options that can all be easily managed through the backend. Check out the screenshots or the demo yourself.


  • Easy to install and manage
  • Unlimited image and video (Youtube and Vimeo) slides
  • Add slides to unlimited slide groups, even add slides to multiple groups
  • Uses one of the best responsive slider available, the Flexslider2® from WooThemes
  • Delivers a smaller image based on the viewport (for smartphones and tables) to ensure fast loading on slow connections like 3G - uses the Picturefill implementation of the picture HTML5 element
  • Configure each slider with it's own theme, styles and layout
  • Configure each slider with it's own transition effects
  • Schedule slider groups or slides to show on specific periodes
  • Add a loader (progressbar) to a slider group
  • Add HTML captions to each seperate slide with customizable styling and positioning per slide
  • Add a link to each seperate image
  • Use external image hoster for off site images if wanted
  • Add sliders anywhere you like (any page, category, product page, static block or predefined position like the shopping cart)
  • Use template tags or XML Layout Updates and be even more flexibel on where to add sliders
  • Multistore support, add sliders to specific stores
  • Well documented



Release Notes

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  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.1 2.2
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    FIX: fixed an issue where leaving the upload thumbnail size empty would result in an upload error (field is now mandatory)
    FIX: fixed a small notice error when adding new slides


  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.1 2.2
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    Version 2.2.5 - 2017-08-17
    - UPDATE: compatibility check for Magento 2.2.x, no functionality has been added


  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.1
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    FIX: applied a fix for an issue with sorting of the groups and slides in grids
    FIX: load default category helper instead of custom one
    FIX: fix category selection styling for Magento 2.1.x
    FIX: autoplay of videos for the first slide
    FIX: set default value for sort order for groups and slides to 1 so it meets the greater than zero field validation
    FIX: mass enable and disable voor slides in slides grid
    FIX: fixed a javascript error on group and slide grid on PHP 5.6.x
    FIX: fixed a javascript error on group on PHP 7.x
    FIX: dont allow deletion of groups that still have slides connected
    FIX: selection of group when adding a slide mandatory
    UPDATE: drop support for Magento 2.0.x as some of the older 2.0.x versions dont support the listingToolbar UI component
    UPDATE: updated the documentation to include frontend screenshots and explanation about the features.
    p.s. @Magento Marketplace, please update submission version to 2.2.4. I'm unable to do this myself and dont want to have to submit again just to match the version number between marketplace and submitted extension.


  • Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.0 2.1
  • Stability: Stable Build
  • Description:

    Updated composer.json and changed requirements magento/framework from 100.0.4 to ^100.0.0 as this is giving issues for clients that want to upgrade to Magento 2.1 (which is supported by this extension).


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