Starting a Preview The Preview is initiated by the Play button on the bottom bar or the Play button at the Stages and Pages toolbar. You can start a Preview on any Page you like. In this example, the Preview will start on the middle page, as that is the page the focus is on: In the Preview mode, you can pause the Preview by hitting the Pause button on the left-hand control panel, which will stop all actions without returning you to edit mode. Press Play to continue the Preview. For stopping a Preview, click the Stop button or use a ‘Close Ad’ trigger on the ad, if you created one.
The Preview offers four main controls: Ad Controls Play / Pause: pausing the Preview will stop all actions without returning you to edit mode. Stop: stopping the Preview will stop all actions and brings you back to edit mode. Device Controls Shake: for the Shake trigger. Orientation: landscape and portrait orientation for the device in case the Responsive mode has been activated. Tilt & Gyro: are one and the same action – a tilt of the device – used for the Tilt Triggers or the Gyro Widget. Zoom: zoom action for Scrollable and Text widgets can be simulated with the mouse-wheel when the mouse is over the relevant widget. ! Note: Device controls initiate a simulation of the screen resolution only, not the device’s other characteristics (that is, if the device has limitations like no-gyro support, the preview will not know this). Banner Scale Policy Canvas: black, white, clear or acme. Size: small, medium, big. Dynamic Content Location: Simulate a device location by entering an address or lat/long data. ! Note: Since the canvas, device and orientation definitions for preview are saved to the ad (so that you don’t have to re-select them the next time you … Continued