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Configure MegaZine3 GUI

Dozens of parameters can be adjusted to fine tune the look & feel of MegaZine3. In fact, there are more than hundred parameters that can be used. Sounds scary, but the good news is: All parameters use default values and in most cases never have to be touched. For those who want to make use of the full power of MegaZine3, access
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Workflow and Data Management

A question about how to best manage different versions of an Mz3 Title was asked in the forum. Instead of a lengthy answer it will be best to summarize the suggestions and answers in a special post: This post 😉 This addresses more aspects than the details provided in the blog post “MegaZine3 Variants and Folder Structure” (see the last
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Create a Custom Preloader

If an Mz3 Title is started in a Browser using FLASH, a preloader is shown during startup. This preloader is synchronized with MegaZine3 (separate program but exchanging data over the API) and shows a closing  ring segment. With the MegaZine3 logo in the center. Once the basic things are loaded, control is passed to MegaZine3 (megazine-fat.swf) and the preloader vanishes. The
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Best use of Links and Link Titles

A link can be imported from a PDF file, or added to the created Mz3 Title interactively to a page as “element”. PDF Links If a PDF file contains “real”  linke, those are imported during the conversion into SWF files. A very easy and comfortable way to use links; no configuration or any settings are needed. But there are chances
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