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I edited the Image slider file featured.php to retrieve the image files from some local folder instead of media gallery (and/or posts). It works perfectly on local server. But when I upload it to the site it showed up but stopped animating (sliding automatically). However, slides change when the control buttons are clicked. I tried to put back the original featured.php and looked if it works, but it didn't. I went through all the code and related scripts but can't understand the problem. Is it a javascript problem? Any ideas?

(Let me add some details) it comes with a theme called "ElegantEstate". The original file looks like this:

    <!-- Start Featured --> 
<div id=featured>

    <?php global $ids;
    $ids = array();
    $arr = array();

    $width = 954;
    $height = 289;
    $width_small = 49;
    $height_small = 49;

    $featured_cat = get_option('elegantestate_feat_cat'); 
    $featured_num = get_option('elegantestate_featured_num'); 


    while (have_posts()) : the_post();
        global $post;   
        $arr[$i]["title"] = truncate_title(20,false);
        $arr[$i]["fulltitle"] = truncate_title(250,false);

        $arr[$i]["excerpt"] = truncate_post(320,false);

        $arr[$i]["permalink"] = get_permalink();

        $arr[$i]["thumbnail"] = get_thumbnail($width,$height,'',$arr[$i]["fulltitle"],$arr[$i]["fulltitle"],false,'featured_image');
        $arr[$i]["thumb"] = $arr[$i]["thumbnail"]["thumb"];
        $arr[$i]["thumbnail_small"] = get_thumbnail($width_small,$height_small,'',$arr[$i]["fulltitle"],$arr[$i]["fulltitle"]);
        $arr[$i]["thumb_small"] = $arr[$i]["thumbnail_small"]["thumb"];

        $arr[$i]["use_timthumb"] = $arr[$i]["thumbnail"]["use_timthumb"];

        $custom = get_post_custom($post->ID);
        $arr[$i]["price"] = isset($custom["price"][0]) ? $custom["price"][0] : '';

        $ids[]= $post->ID;
    endwhile; wp_reset_query(); ?>

<div id="slides">
        <?php for ($i = 1; $i <= $featured_num; $i++) { ?>
            <?php if ($arr[$i]["title"] == '') break; ?>
            <div class="slide">
                <?php print_thumbnail($arr[$i]["thumb"], $arr[$i]["use_timthumb"], $arr[$i]["fulltitle"] ,$width, $height); ?>
                <div class="overlay"></div> 
            </div> <!-- end .slide -->

        <?php }; ?> 
    </div> <!-- end #slides --> 

    <div id="controllers">
        <a href="#" id="left-arrow"><?php _e('Previous','ElegantEstate');?></a> 

        <?php for ($i = 1; $i <= $featured_num; $i++) { ?>
            <?php if ($arr[$i]["title"] == '') break; ?>
            <a href="#" class="smallthumb<?php if ($i==1) echo(' active'); if ($i == $featured_num) echo(' last'); ?>">
                <?php print_thumbnail($arr[$i]["thumb_small"], $arr[$i]["use_timthumb"], $arr[$i]["fulltitle"] ,$width_small,$height_small); ?>
        <?php }; ?>

        <a href="#" id="right-arrow"><?php _e('Next','ElegantEstate');?></a>
        <span id="active-arrow"></span>
    </div> <!-- end #controllers -->
<!-- End Featured -->

And it is included in the theme's home.php file. You can see it at http://www.addiscityservices.com/. The control buttons work but the auto sliding is off. Don't know why.

share|improve this question
This isn't part of the core package, so maybe you want to consider adding more details and links to your question. – kaiser Apr 15 '13 at 8:18
Yes kaiser. I added some details on my post to make it clear. Can you look at it again? – Bereket Tesfamichael Apr 15 '13 at 8:44
Sorry, but A) the theme is closed source (commercial theme) and B) this is a Javascript or settings problem. This question is off topic. – kaiser Apr 15 '13 at 9:12

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