Chapter 28 - Banner Application

Scrolling text / content on web site.

To begin, on the Quick Panel, select the Palette tab.

Then click on Web Objects with the Group tabs.

Click on the Banner icon and drag onto your web page within your site.
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The Banner Application will be added to the web page.
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Banner Application Properties (Settings)

Click on Banner Application.  The borders will turn red.
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Drop-down menu will appear.   Select Banner.  Then select Properties.
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Banner Properties dialog box will appear.

Banner Width (pixels)
Type in the width of the banner.
Banner Height (pixels)
Type in the height of the banner.
Repeat
from drop-down menu select the number of times the banner will repea

Click Ok to confirm.  Click Cancel to abort.
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Banner Messages

Click on Banner Application.  The borders will turn red.
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Drop-down menu will appear.   Select Banner.  Then select Banner Messages.
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Banner Messages dialog box will appear:


Messages box
This displays ALL your messages.
New / Currently Selected Message
Each time you add a NEW message, type the message in this box.
Move in Direction
Select the direction your message will move into the page
Move in speed
Select the speed the message will move across the screen
Delay (seconds)
Your message will pause on the screen for the amount of seconds selected.
Move out direction
Select the direction your message will move off thepage
Move out speed.
Select the speed the message will move off the screen
Add as a new message
Once you have type your new message in the "New/Currently Selected Message', click this button to add your message.
Update selected message.
Wish to edit an existing message.  Click on the message (message box), then select 'Update selected message'.  Message will be moved into the "new/currently selected message' allowing you to edit the message.  When completed, select 'Update Selected Message.'
Move selected message up
select this button to move message up
Move selected message down
select this button to move message down
Delete selected message.
select this button to delete message

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Select OK to confirm.   Select Cancel to abort.
 


Remove Banner Application
Click on Banner Application.  The borders will turn red.
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Drop-down menu will appear.   Select Banner.  Then select RemoveBanner Application.

Select OK to confirm.  Select Cancel to abort
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