Whiteboard Adorning Menu

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Classroom: Click the object with the select tool to open the adorning menu
Whiteboard: Click the object to open the adorning menu

Selecting an object using the select tool I-main-toolbar-selection-tool.svg / Classroom selection tool.svg will show the adorning menu next to that object.

Options in this menu change depending on the type of object selected.


In Whiteboard for Windows/Android/iOS

All Objects

These options are available for all objects.

Edu-fade.png
Fade
In present mode, click the object to fade in or out.
I-adorning-menu-spin.svg
Spin
Object spins before stopping.
I-red-locked-k.svg
Lock
Lock the select object to prevent accidental movement. To unlock, click the object and click the Lock icon again.
I-clean-move.svg
Movable Lock
Enable to move objects without triggering the Adorning menu.
Adorning cut.svg
Cut
Cuts the selected object. Use the Paste icon in the floating toolbar to paste.
I-adorning-menu-URL.svg
Link
Add clickable link to a file, website, text, audio file, page, or tool.
I-adorning-menu-copy.svg
Copy
Copies the selected object. Use the Paste icon in the floating toolbar to paste.
I-adorning-menu-copy-and-drag.svg
Drag a copy
Click and drag to create a copy of an object. To deactivate, click the same icon in the bottom left of the object.
I-adorning-mirror.svg
Mirror object
Creates a flipped copy of the selected object.
I-adorning-menu-flip.svg
Flip object
Flips the selected object along the selected axis.
I-eraser-menu-trashcan.svg
Delete
Delete the object from the canvas
Group.svg
Group
Groups the selected objects. Grouped objects move together.

Special objects

Shapes and Lines

Most options are available for both shapes and lines. Note that some options are available for specific shapes only.

Thickness.svg
Line thickness
Adjust line thickness using a slider.
Edu-opacity.png
Opacity
Set transparency of object fill/interior.
I-adorning-menu-color.svg
Color
Change the color of the selected lines or text.
I-shapes-paint-color-bucket.svg
Color fill
Change the fill color of an object.
Circle in.svg
Inner circle
Add a circle inside of the shape.
Circle out.svg
Outer circle
Add a circle on the outside of the shape.
I-adorning-menu-show-segments.svg
Segments
Divide a shape into equal segments, based on the vertices of the shape. For circles you can choose the number of 'slices'.
Edu-combine.png
Combine shapes
Merges the multiple selected shapes into a single shape.
Edu-Pie.png
Pie or arc
Convert a circle into a pie or arc object.
Measurements.svg
Show measurements
Show lengths and angles of a shape or line object. Click a measurement to show/hide.

Images only

These options are available for images inserted into the canvas.

I-adorning-menu-save-as.svg
Save object
Save the selected image, video or audio file to the local hard drive or cloud storage.
I-adorning-menu-color-remove.svg
Remove color
Removes a specific color in an image.
I-adorning-menu-fit-to-screen.svg
Fit to screen
Resizes the selected image to fill the whole screen.
I-adorning-menu-crop.svg
Crop image
Remove parts of the selected image.
I-adorning-menu-set-as-background.svg
Set as background
Sets the selected image as the canvas background.

Layers

Layers are available for all objects, except for lines drawn by the pen tool.

I-adorning-menu-layer.svg
Layer
Control the stacking order of objects.
I-sticky-notes-layer.svg
Notes overview
Collects all notes in a pop-out window, with options to sort by color.
I-adorning-menu-layer-bring-to-front.svg
Bring to front
Move the selected object to the first layer.
I-adorning-menu-layer-move-to-back.svg
Send to back
Move the selected object to the last layer.
I-adorning-menu-move-up-one-layer.svg
Bring forward
Move the selected object one layer up/forward.
I-adorning-menu-move-down-one-layer.svg
Send backward
Move the selected object one layer down.

Adorning menu comparison: Windows, Android, and iOS versions

Whiteboard for Windows Whiteboard for Android Whiteboard for iOS
I-eraser-menu-trashcan.svg Delete All objects
I-red-locked-k.svg Lock All objects
I-clean-move.svg Movable Lock All objects N/A
I-adorning-menu-spin.svg Spin All objects N/A
Edu-fade.png Fade All objects N/A
I-adorning-menu-URL.svg Link All objects
I-adorning-menu-copy.svg Copy All objects
I-adorning-menu-copy-and-drag.svg Drag & Copy All objects
Adorning cut.svg Cut All objects
I-adorning-menu-layer.svg Layer
I-adorning-menu-layer-bring-to-front.svg Bring to front
I-adorning-menu-layer-move-to-back.svg Send to back
I-adorning-menu-move-up-one-layer.svg Bring forward
I-adorning-menu-move-down-one-layer.svg Send backward
All objects
I-adorning-menu-flip.svg Flip object Images, all types of Shapes and Lines
I-adorning-mirror.svg Mirror Images, all types of Shapes and Lines
I-adorning-menu-color-remove.svg Remove color Images N/A
I-adorning-menu-crop.svg Crop image Images
I-adorning-menu-fit-to-screen.svg Fit to screen Images
I-adorning-menu-set-as-background.svg Set to a background Images
I-adorning-menu-save-as.svg Save Object
Available after sign in
All objects N/A
Thickness.svg Line Thickness All types of Shapes and Lines, Tables All types of Shapes and Lines
Edu-opacity.png Opacity All types of Shapes and Lines
I-adorning-menu-color.svg Color All types of Shapes and Lines, Tables All types of Shapes and Lines
I-shapes-paint-color-bucket.svg Color fill All types of Shapes and Tables All types of Shapes
Measurements.svg Show measurement 2D Shapes N/A
I-adorning-menu-show-segments.svg Segments 2D Shapes N/A
Edu-Pie.png Pie Circle 2D Shapes only N/A
Circle in.svg Inner circle
Circle out.svg Outer circle
Icon appears for the triangle, pentagone, hexagone,
septagone... until 12 sides 2D shape
N/A
After 2 objects are selected
Group.svg Group All objects
Edu-combine.png Combine Shape 2D Shapes N/A
I-floating-toolbar-embeded-browser.svg Embedded browser N/A On selected devices, images from embedded browser
can display the original link.
N/A

In Classroom/Whiteboard online

All Objects

These options are available for all objects.

Classroom delete object.svg
Delete
Delete an object from the canvas.
Classroom duplicate obj.svg
Duplicate
Duplicate an object.
Classroom copyobject.svg
Copy
Copy an object. Use the Paste icon Classroom paste.svg in the Classroom management toolbar to paste the same object.
Classroom unlock obj.svg
Lock
Lock the selected object to prevent accidental movement. To unlock, click the object and click the Lock icon Classroom lock object.svg.
Classroom movable lock.svg
Moveable Lock
Enable moving objects without triggering the Adorning menu.

Special objects

Shapes and Lines

Most options are available for both shapes and lines. Note that some options are available for specific shapes only.

Classroom stroke color.svg
Stroke Color
Adjust the color of lines, whether on a hand-drawn stroke or on shapes/lines.
Classroom shape fill.svg
Fill
Set the color filling a shape or a table's cells.

Images only

These options are available for images inserted into the canvas.

Classroom fit screen.svg
Fit Screen
Resizes the selected image to fill the whole screen.
Classroom set as bg.svg
Set as Background
Sets the selected image as the canvas background.
Classroom crop img.svg
Fit to Screen
Trim an image to a selected area.

Other objects

These options are available other special objects.

Classroom ladder shuffle edit.svg
Edit
Edit the settings of objects like Ladder Shuffle or Dice.
Classroom icon immersive reader.svg
Immersive Reader
For text fields, turn on the immersive reader feature.

Layers

Layers are available for all objects.

Classroom layers icon.svg
Layers
Open options for stacking the order of objects.
Classroom bring to front.svg
Bring to Front
Move the selected object to the top layer.
Classroom send to back.svg
Send to Back
Move the selected object to the last layer.
Classroom icon bring forward.svg
Bring Forward
Move the selected object one layer up/forward.
Classroom send backward.svg
Send Backward
Move the selected object one layer down/backward.

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