Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating and saving custom themes, part of iDVD '09 Essential Training.
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As we have already seen iDVD has a wide selection of themes to fit just about…any occasion, but chances are there that you still want spend some time…customizing themes to suit your particular needs. We have seen that you can…change the appearance of text and alter the background images of the menus, and…you can also customize themes by adding your own custom music or audio tracks,…or by changing the size and shapes of the buttons that link to your sub-menus or movies.…We will see how you can these things in the next chapter. The point is that…after you've spent all this time customizing a theme, it would be a shame to…lose all of your work, or maybe you've created a customized theme that you…think you will be able to use for other projects. In either case, it's a good…idea to save your theme so you can bring it up again later and apply to another project.…
So let's go ahead and make some changes here. I'm going to select, let's say,…the Soft Frame theme. And I'm just going to use this as the basis for a…
- Using drop zones and menu backgrounds
- Applying and editing button styles
- Editing text
- Adding DVD-ROM content
- Creating slideshows
- Using Magic iDVD
Skill Level Beginner
1. Interface Essentials
2. Building an iDVD Project
3. Automating iDVD
4. Exporting from iDVD
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