With Multimedia elements you can play a individual pictures, picture collections, videos, vide collections or PDF pages in a Slideshow in a layout. A requirement of this is a Playlist.
Add a Multimedia Element
LAYOUTS > Multimedia. A dialog window opens.
Enter a meaningful name for the new layout element.
Select an appropriate playlist and confirm by clicking
The new Multimedia element is now displayed in the current layout. You can modify the size, position and rotation via Drag & Drop.
Properties of a Multimedia Element
When you highlight a Multimedia element in a layout with the mouse all properties of the element are displayed on the right hand side.
As well as all the most common graphical elements you can also configure the following properties for Multimedia elements:
|Resource||Reference to a picture resource|
|Volume||Volume of video sound|
|Mute||Should videos be playout without sound?|
|Continuous Loop||Should the playlist loop continuously?|
|Visual Transition||Visual transition when switching between entries in the playlist|
|Audio Transition||Tonal transition when switching between entries in the playlist|