Fotoware plugin for Optimizely CMS 12 .net 6 and 7, Commerce 14

Fotoware plugin is live for .net 6 and 7 (CMS12)

Using Fotoware and Optimizely? you might have missed the new version, since it has slightly changed name. Check this feature list of this DAM plugin.

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By OMVP Luc Gosso

Optimizely CMS 12 .net 6 and .net 7

Naming change

Beware that the plugin has changed name from FotoWare.PlugIns.Episerver to Fotoware.Plugins.Optimizely ! therefor it will not popup with automatically as an update in package manager.

Feature list

  • Easy to add to Optimizely solutions, both new and existing solutions.
  • The integration can be removed without affecting used assets.
  • Used assets from FotoWare can be synchronized into Optimizely's default asset management, making it easy for developers familiar with Optimizely to get started.
  • Examples how to use Fotoware CDN support for assets
  • It is possible to configure media to show only local assets, only assets from FotoWare, or both.
  • A developer can configure their own media models containing the metadata to be synchronized with FotoWare.
  • Since downloaded media become standard Optimizely media items, Optimizely keeps track of which media is used where in the solution.
  • FotoWare export picker and editor for web
  • Optimizely Commerce 14 support
  • Multisite support
    • use different instances of FotoWare per sites (or not)
  • TinyMCE support (the build in rich editor)
    • Configurable HTML template
  • Highly configurable by the developer
    • Choose which prop to add FotoWare
    • What file extension to allow
    • What metadata to sync from FotoWare
    • Event handling
    • Logging
    • Code samples in tools/extras package
    • Login token expiry days (default 14)


For sales:

For devs:


Customers have free!! support at fotoware dot com


For devs:

For sales:

Changelog for devs: Change log

Screen images

Imageprop with Fotoware

example Imageprop with Fotoware

Export widget in open mode:

containing Export widget in open mode, asset picker example

Example with FotoWare export editor



Media imported as native Optimizely Media


Import button in rich editor



Thank you for reading,

Happy coding


About the Author

Luc Gosso

OMVP Luc Gosso

– Independent Senior Web Developer
working with Azure and Optimizely