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I want to have the first 4 sections on my home page as a slideshow that autoplays the 3 points. So far I've put the below code in a code block to make the slideshow but I can't get it to autoplay, and the arrows don't have enough padding.

<div data-wm-plugin="section-slider" data-slides-count="4" data-arrows="true" data-speed="300" data-slideshow="auto" data-color="#C9CACB">  </div>

My site is this:


password: Test1

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Hey @VitaminB, looks like you're using the free Slider tutorial from will-myers.com. However the auto scroll feature is only a feature on the paid plugin. You can check that out here - https://www.will-myers.com/products/p/sliding-image-banner?peachs_apc=abi-bacon (This is an affiliate link).

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Hey @abibacon thanks for your response 🙂. Yep that's right. Is there a different way to do/code this on squarespace if I remove the will myers code? I couldn't use a gallery slider section because I needed the flexibility of moving around the text and adding an image

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@VitaminB You can try this code to Code Injection > Footer

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.7.0/jquery.min.js"></script>


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