Join Mike Rankin for an in-depth discussion in this video Sharing an ebook via PDF, part of iBooks Author for Teachers: The Basics.
So far, we've seen how to share our finished project as an iBooks file, which is the…best option, since it's the only means of preserving all the features and…interactivity you build.…But there may come a time when you want to share a project with people who don't have iPads.…If you have to do that, then you have another option, PDF.…It's not ideal, but if you can live with losing most of the interactivity in your…project, it can be useful.…To share my project as a PDF, I'll go to Share > Export and select PDF.…I have choices for Image Quality and Security Options, so I can require a…password to Open, Print, or Copy content from the document, let's try one of these out.…
I'll select the password for opening the document, and I'll just make it lynda.…I'll click Next and I'll save the PDF on my Desktop as Geology.pdf.…Switch over to the finder, I'll open the PDF, and as expected, it's asking for a password.…I'll type in lynda, and here's my project.…
And there's no table of contents after the title page before the start of…
- Creating and editing layouts
- Setting text preferences
- Working with color and images
- Importing and moving content
- Adding an image gallery widget
- Creating scrolling sidebars and pop-overs
- Incorporating audio and video
- Creating reviews with multiple choice and matching questions
- Sharing iBooks Author projects via email and PDF
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1. Working with Layouts and Pages
2. Working with Text Elements
3. Working with Color and Images
4. Importing and Moving Content
Importing content from a PDF4m 50s
5. Working with Widgets
6. Working with Reviews
7. Sharing iBooks Author Projects
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