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Formatting Gallery Block on 7.1 - how can I make a gallery block smaller on the page?

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On 7.0 I could easily just hit the + sign on any page and add a gallery block, customize it how I wanted and simply add 2 spacers on either side to downsize it to my liking. I cannot seem to do that in 7.1 - when I hit the + on a page section there is no gallery option. And when I add a new gallery section from the "add section" menu, "gallery", the + doesn't show up and I cannot drag a spacer from another section to it. I can change the width, but that isn't enough for the look I want. 

Attached you can see the first image (larger thumbnails) is what I want the gallery block to look like on desktop view and the second is as small as I can make it with 7.1.

The reason I want to use the image block versus each image separately is to make these into two columns on mobile view instead of 1 single line.

Any advice? Is there something silly I am missing, or are we just unable to make gallery blocks smaller with spacing anymore?

Sorry my site isn't live yet so I cannot share the url- hope this makes sense.

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17 minutes ago, Ciogi said:

On 7.0 I could easily just hit the + sign on any page and add a gallery block, customize it how I wanted and simply add 2 spacers on either side to downsize it to my liking. I cannot seem to do that in 7.1 - when I hit the + on a page section there is no gallery option. And when I add a new gallery section from the "add section" menu, "gallery", the + doesn't show up and I cannot drag a spacer from another section to it. I can change the width, but that isn't enough for the look I want. 

Attached you can see the first image (larger thumbnails) is what I want the gallery block to look like on desktop view and the second is as small as I can make it with 7.1.

The reason I want to use the image block versus each image separately is to make these into two columns on mobile view instead of 1 single line.

Any advice? Is there something silly I am missing, or are we just unable to make gallery blocks smaller with spacing anymore?

Sorry my site isn't live yet so I cannot share the url- hope this makes sense.

Screen Shot 2022-02-08 at 9.31.00 PM.png

Screen Shot 2022-02-08 at 9.31.09 PM.png

Can you share your site with the protected password so we can take a look?

Site-wide password reference: https://support.squarespace.com/hc/en-us/articles/205815528-Site-wide-passwords

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On 2/9/2022 at 11:25 AM, Ciogi said:

antelope-iris-n8yd.squarespace.com 

its at the bottom of the 'About' page
password: 7891

 

Incorrect password. Can you check it again?

Email me if you have need any help (free, of course.). Answer within 24 hours. 
Or send to forum message

How to: Setup Password & Share url Insert Custom CSS - Page Header - Upload Custom Font - Upload File - Find Block ID - Contact Customer Care

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