External Image Proxy

Last Update: Mar 17, 2018

This addon is 100% hooks based requiring no source edits to install.

Works with ElkArte: 1.1


This allows you to utilise the images.weserv.nl service which is an image cache & resize proxy You can also configure it to use a camo proxy service or nginx


  • Utilise a external image proxy service such as images.weserv.nl, camo or nginx to serve all http images


Simply install the package to install this addon on ElkArte. It is enabled via the Addon Settings

Download a package by URL

  • Download a package by URL is a quick way to download a package from the web to your forum. Using (Package Manager -> Download Package) enter the below link under the “Download a package by url” field and select Download. This will save the package to your server where you can install it.

Upload a Package

  • Alternatively, download the package using the below link and then using (Package Manager -> Upload Package) browse to where you saved the package on your computer and upload it to the server. You may also FTP the downloaded file directly to your packages directory.


This ElkArte Addon is subject to the terms of the BSD 3-Clause Simplified (the “License”). You can obtain a copy of the License at http://opensource.org/licenses/BSD-3-Clause