Difference between revisions of "Customizing the Whiteboard Canvas"

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[[File:Background-menu-dialog.PNG|left|420px|Background menu options]]
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The background can be changed via several methods, including importing images from local and cloud storage, and using myViewBoard custom backgrounds.
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The background management icon[[File:I-background-menu.svg|35px|link=]] is located in the bottom left of the screen.
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Change the background by clicking the [[File:I-background-menu.svg|35px|link=]] icon in the bottom left of the screen. You can import images from local and cloud storage, use myViewBoard custom backgrounds, or set a solid color.  
  
myViewBoard also provides free content for educators to use, accessible from the background management pop-out window. myViewBoard Originals are regularly updated and is also accessible from [[myViewBoard Original Content|this page on the wiki]].
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myViewBoard also provides free content for educators to use, accessible from the background management pop-out window. myViewBoard Originals are regularly updated and are also accessible from [[myViewBoard Original Content|this page on the wiki]].
  
 
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<div style="display:table-cell;vertical-align:top;padding:5px;">{{IconBox|[[File:I-background-menu-FollowMe-setting.svg|link=]]|50px}} </div>
 
<div style="display:table-cell;vertical-align:top;padding:5px;">{{IconBox|[[File:I-background-menu-FollowMe-setting.svg|link=]]|50px}} </div>
<div style="display:table-cell;vertical-align:top;padding:5px;">'''''FollowMe Setting'''''<br/>Displays custom images uploaded in the cloud storage account. </div>
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<div style="display:table-cell;vertical-align:top;padding:5px;">'''''FollowMe Images'''''<br/>Displays custom images uploaded to your cloud storage account. </div>
 
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<div style="display:table-cell;vertical-align:top;padding:5px;">'''''Select Image'''''<br/>Select images from the local hard drive to use as background.<br/> It is recommended that selected images match your screen's resolution.</div>
 
<div style="display:table-cell;vertical-align:top;padding:5px;">'''''Select Image'''''<br/>Select images from the local hard drive to use as background.<br/> It is recommended that selected images match your screen's resolution.</div>
 
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There are also the following options for overlays to the background (can be applied in addition to backgrounds):
 
There are also the following options for overlays to the background (can be applied in addition to backgrounds):
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Revision as of 16:34, 22 February 2021

Change the background by clicking the I-background-menu.svg icon in the bottom left of the screen. You can import images from local and cloud storage, use myViewBoard custom backgrounds, or set a solid color.

myViewBoard also provides free content for educators to use, accessible from the background management pop-out window. myViewBoard Originals are regularly updated and are also accessible from this page on the wiki.

I-background-menu-FollowMe-setting.svg
FollowMe Images
Displays custom images uploaded to your cloud storage account.
I-adorning-menu-color.svg
Color Palette
Sets a solid or gradient color as the background.
I-background-menu-pre-installed.svg
Pre-installed
Displays backgrounds that come pre-installed with Whiteboard.
Icon originals.svg
myViewBoard Originals
Displays original backgrounds created by myViewBoard.
I-background-menu-local-harddrive.svg
Local hard drive
Use images from the user's hard drive.
I-background-menu-select-Image.svg
Select Image
Select images from the local hard drive to use as background.
It is recommended that selected images match your screen's resolution.


There are also the following options for overlays to the background (can be applied in addition to backgrounds):

I-background-menu-grid.svg
Grid
Displays a grid over the canvas. The color of the grid changes depending on the background color.
I-background-menu-confidential.svg
Confidential
Displays a 'confidential' watermark. The watermark may not be visible on certain background colors.
I-background-menu-date-time.svg
Date Time
Displays the current date and time in the top right of the canvas.
Click the icon to show or hide the date and time.


rQF-Zes_rao

Whiteboard for Windows: changing the background tutorial