Tools

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Click the Tools icon on the Magic Box to view the list of tools available.

Tools are interactive objects that can enhance any presentation. To use an item in Tools, double click, or click and drag onto the canvas.

Available Tools

Icon
Icon Name
Description
Magic Box Clock.png
Displays the current time in an analog clock.
Magic Box Timer.png
Sets a custom countdown timer. Click the mini clock icon to change the countdown, then click it again to set the time. Press the play icon to begin the countdown.
Magic Box Ruler.png
A ruler that can be expanded or rotated. Click and drag along the numbers to draw a straight line along the edge. Change the units in the myViewBoard settings.
Magic Box Square.png
Similar to the ruler, a Triangle that can be rotated or expanded. Click and drag along the numbers on either edge to draw a straight line. Change the units in the myViewBoard settings.
Magic Box Protractor.png
A protractor that can be rotated or resized. Click the check mark icon to draw a line along the base of the protractor.
Magic Box Compass.png
A compass that can be resized and rotated. Click and drag the pen point to draw along the compass path.
Magic Box Calculator.png
Displays an interactive calculator.
MB XY.png
Use the XY Graph to plot values on the X and Y (horizontal and vertical) axes.
Magic box koershemeter.png
Use the koershemeter to measure angles higher than 180 degrees. This tool is mainly used in navigation or chartwork to plot courses on a map.
Magic Box Math Input Panel.png
Adds math formulas and equations onto the canvas.
Magic Box Flash Cards.png
Flash cards allow you to create a question, add an image to one side of the card, and then an answer and another image to the other side of the card. To flip the card, press the light bulb icon.
MB dice.png
When clicked, the 3D Dice displays a random value from six possible choices.
Magic Box Magnifying Glass.png
Zooms in on any part of the screen. To increase the size of the circle, drag the edges or use the settings (gear) icon.
Magic Box Spotlight.png
Blacks out the whole screen except for a small circle. Click and drag anywhere on the dark area to move the circle. Drag the edges of the circle to resize/reshape the circle or use the settings icon.
Magic Box Window Shade.png
Covers the whole screen with an image. The default image is a silver "window shade". Click and drag the window shade to move it around and reveal specific sections. A custom image can be used for the "shade".