Media Text

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Media Text
Summary Makes it so that text files open in the media page instead of being the file being opened individually.
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Mod Updated 12 Oct 2019
Download link media_text_v12.0.0.0
TNG 12.0
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Author(s) Brent Hemphill
Homepage Media Text (This page)
Mod Support TNG Community Forums
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Latest Mod
Min TNG V 12.0.0
Max TNG V 12.2.0
Files modified
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Purpose of the mod

This TNG modification makes it so that a text file will open inside a media window instead of opening outside of TNG controls.


The Media Text mod was developed by Brent Hemphill.

Revision History

Version Date Contents
v12.0.0.0 Oct 12, 2019 initial release


TNG version: 12.0.0
  • A working TNG installation.
  • A backup of all affected files (see the list in the summary in the upper right corner of the page)
  • An installed current version of the Mod Manager.


  1. Download the appropriate zip file as shown in the summary in the upper right corner of the page.
  2. Extract the file from the downloaded zip file into the mods folder or FTP the extracted file to your mods folder.
  3. Follow the normal automated installation for Mod Manager, as shown in the example Mod Manager - Installing Config Files to install the mod.

In the event of a problem

  • Try using the Mod Manager Remove capability
  • Contact us through the TNG forum.
  • Copy the backup of the affected files back to your TNG directory


The following screen captures show some of the changes made by the mod

Gallery page before
Media text gallery before.png

Gallery page after
Media text gallery after.png

Sites using this mod

If you download and install this mod, please add your TNG site to the table below:

URL User Note Mod-Version TNG-Version User-language
Brent Hemphill Private Site/localhost 12.1.0 English
Journeys in Genealogy Patrick Thrush Public WordPress/TNG bundle 12.2 English
Racine d'Alsace J-Louis Valory Public- private - T17 customized 12.2 FR