Setting Slide Properties

If you select a slide in the Slideshow Editor, the Slide Inspector appears. It allows you to set attributes for each slide. It contains a top section and two tabs: General and Transition.

See Setting the Transition Parameters for details on the Transition tab.

Note: Any settings you make in the Slide Inspector become marker properties if you convert the slideshow to a track.

Settings at the Top of the Slide Inspector

Following are the settings at the top of the Slide Inspector.

Figure. Top section of the Slide Inspector.
  • Name: Displays the name of the slide as it appears in the Assets tab, where its name can be changed.
  • Asset: Displays the name of the slide‚Äôs actual asset.

General Tab in the Slide Inspector

Following are the settings in the General tab of the Slide Inspector.

Figure. General tab of the Slide Inspector.
  • Slide Duration: Displays the duration of the selected slide. You can enter a new duration or choose a duration from the pop-up menu.
  • Manual Advance: Determines whether the slideshow pauses (checkbox selected) or continues playing to the next slide (checkbox not selected).
  • DVD@CCESS: Select this checkbox for titles played on a computer if you need to open an application such as a web browser to view special content when the slide starts playing. See DVD@CCESS for information on DVD@CCESS.