Magic Thumb™

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Display your product images better by enlarging them to full-screen. The ultimate lightbox effect.
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Magic Thumb™

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Enlarge your images

Magic Thumb™ will enlarge your images on click.

Install the Magento module in a jiffy and see how great it feels to use.

Built from scratch with JavaScript, it has over 30 popular options you can use to customize it perfectly for your site.

Try the demo       Download FREE Magento extension (zip)     Watch installation video

Benefits your customers receive

  1. No ugly pop-ups
  2. No new windows
  3. No new pages being loaded (or blocked by the browser)

This is because Magic Thumb™ uses a "lightbox" effect. When an image is clicked Magic Thumb™ will enlarge it to automatically fill the screen. Allowing your customers to clearly see your products without experiencing unwanted advertisements.

Get even more

If you like the enlarge effect Magic Thumb™ offers, you must try our pro versions. This means you get 2 tools in one! The enlarge effect + either zoom or magnify too!

  1. Magic Zoom Plus™ - click to enlarge and hover to zoom.
  2. Magic Magnify Plus™ - click to enlarge and hover to magnify.

Use Magic Thumb™ throughout your website

Magic Thumb™ can be used on various areas of your Magento site. Want the enlarge effect to work on your Product page and your Category page? You can! Simply enable both sections. Areas you can enable Magic Thumb™ are:

  1. Product page
  2. Category page
  3. New products
  4. Recently viewed products
  5. Manually install on CMS pages

Just go to the Magic Thumb™ Settings page via Magic Toolbox > Magic Thumb settings > Default settings menu to enable/disable where you want Magic Thumb™ to appear.

Installation instructions (video)

Watch how easy it is to install Magic Thumb on your Magento website. This 5-minute video explains how to download, install and customize Magic Thumb™ on your site:

Watch how to install Magic Thumb on Magento

Installation instructions (text version)

  1. Download Magic Thumb™ for Magento (demo version).
  2. Unzip the file on your computer and FTP the magicthumb folder to your Magento directory (on your server), keeping the file and folder structure intact.
  3. If you use Magento Compiler, disable it System > Tools > Compilation > Disable (see screenshot 'Admin: Disable Magento Compiler').
  4. Go to http://www.yoursite.url/magicthumb/ in your browser > click 'Install' (replace yoursite.url with your domain name) (see screenshot 'Admin: Install Magic Thumb').
  5. If you use Magento Compiler, click 'Run Compilation Process' (see screenshot 'Admin: Run Compilation Process').
  6. Go to System > Cache Management > Select All and refresh the cache (see screenshot 'Admin: Refresh Cache').
  7. The demo version is now installed!


Customize the Magic Thumb™ extension through the Magic Toolbox > Magic Thumb settings > Default settings menu in your Magento admin panel (see screenshot 'Admin: Access Settings page').

Upgrading is easy

To upgrade your version of Magic Thumb™ (which removes the "Please upgrade" text), buy Magic Thumb™ and overwrite the old /skin/frontend/[your_interface]/[your_theme]/js/magicthumb.js file with the new file in your licensed version.

Check out the features Magic Thumb™ supports

  1. Built-in configurable swatches (released as part of Magento 1.9.1)
  2. Multiple images (uploaded with the default Magento image manager)
  3. Friendly URLs
  4. Multi-language (different locales)
  5. Product options (use different images for each option value, by "Drop-down" and "Radio Buttons")
  6. Different configs for different themes
  7. Show additional selectors on category page
  8. Magento image clipped can be ignored
  9. Native Magento watermarks

Supported versions

All versions of Magento are supported:
* Magento Enterprise: 1.11.x - 1.14.x
* Magento Community: 1.4.x - 1.9.x
Futureproof: we update the Magic Thumb extension whenever a new Magento version is released.

If you have any questions, get in touch for free technical support. We're here to help.

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M1 Extension Versions

Magento 1.9

2014-09-23 20:29:14
  • Version number: 4.9.18
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.9
Magic Thumb is compatible with Magento 1.9.

Magento 1.8.1

2014-02-20 14:08:59
  • Version number: 4.9.15
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8, 1.8.1
Magic Thumb is compatible with Magento 1.8.1.

Magento 1.8

2013-10-03 16:52:13
  • Version number: 4.8
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7, 1.8
Magic Thumb is compatible with Magento 1.8.

Improvement in the settings page: to set own settings for each store view. / Added feature for configurable products: to change option when switching thumbnails of associated products.

2013-10-02 12:53:01
  • Version number: 4.8
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7
4.8 (2013-08-30)

Module no longer overrides Mage_Catalog_Block_Product_View_Options_Type_Select class. / Added thumbnail to switch between Magic 360 and other (Magic Zoom Plus, Magic Zoom, Magic Thumb, Magic Magnify, Magic Magnify Plus, Magic Touch) module view if they ar

2013-10-02 12:52:16
  • Version number: 4.7
  • Stability: Stable
  • Compatibility: 1.0, 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4,, 1.4.2, 1.5, 1.6, 1.6.1,, 1.7
4.7 (2012-12-20)
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