Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Menu loop points, part of Encore CS4 New Features.
The new feature that we are going to cover in this movie is menu loop points.…It's a great feature but it requires some explanation. Sometimes when you have…a motion menu you want to start with a video of the elements kind of coming…together to build your menu.…I have here this NTSC_Scientific Menu.psd.mov that I have made; basically a movie …based on this scientific menu that you could find in Encore.…Now, what I am going to do just temporarily is put this into a Timeline, just…so I can show you how this works a little better, just show you this movie a little bit…more easily. So we start out with this menu, with the motion menu with nothing…on screen, and then these buttons slide in and then at this point on for about…five seconds in, then we are ready to have the menu take over and it's just a…regular menu with a motion background.…
But every time that this comes to the end of this loop we don't want to start…at the beginning; we want to start after all the elements are on screen. …So for that we set up a loop point. So if I select the menu you will see that we have…
- Creating streaming Flash video
- Supporting dual-layer Blu-ray discs
- Exporting subtitles
- Using the improved Flowchart and Menu Loop Points