How To Preview With The Swf Preview Panel In Indesign Cs6


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Previewing with the SWF Preview panel

The SWF Preview panel gives you a convenient and quick way to preview interactive elements like animations, buttons, page transitions, hyperlinks, and media. Unfortunately, you can't preview PDF-only features like form fields, but even so, it's a great tool to have in your workflow, so let's see how to use it. Looking at the first page of my document, I can see that the title text in this slide is in five separate text frames, and each text frame has an icon in the bottom right-hand corner indicating that some animation has been applied to it. If I click on some of the frames, I can see the motion paths for the animation.

So I can see this one will come in from the left, this one will come in from the bottom, this one will come in from the right, and if I click on the 8 Reasons, I can see a diagonal motion path showing that this will come from the center up to the top-left. But by themselves, these motion paths don't really give me a sense of what the animations will look ...

Previewing with the SWF Preview panel
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Previewing with the SWF Preview panel provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mike Rankin as part of the InDesign CS6: Interactive Documents

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