Glad you got it sorted!
The dir. paths from person to person will always be different. The code I provided was where my files was located. If you don't mind me asking what else did you do different to make yours work?
Originally Posted by ecollier2012
No idea why but now it works using the following in the welcome.tpl file
$Id: welcome.tpl,v 1.33 2008/10/30 17:57:31 max Exp $
vim: set ts=2 sw=2 sts=2 et:
// START of "Frontpage Slideshow" settings
$nameOfSlideshowToDisplay = "myslideshow"; // Enter the name of your slideshow. Slideshows are in folders inside /fpss/slideshows/.
$URLofyoursite = "http://www.pearlimporters.com"; // Enter your site's URL.
$AbsoluteServerPathofyoursite = "/home/cola/public_html/pearlimporters"; // Enter the root path of your site on the server.
// do not edit below this line
// END of "Frontpage Slideshow" settings