[Introduction slide]
  • Timeline          
  • Period 1            
    • [Event 1]
    • [Event 2]
    • ...
    • [Event N]
  • [Period 2]
  • ...
  • [Period N]
  • [Summary slide]

 

When you create a timeline, it already contains one period. Now you can add more periods and events to it and provide a brief or detailed description to each element of the timeline.

Adding a Period  

 

Adding an Event

  1. On the timeline, select a period to which you want to add an event.
  2. On the toolbar, click the Add Event button.

    or

    Right-click any place on the Events pane and choose New Event in the contextual menu.

  3. Type an event name in the Event Title field.
  4. Adjust event's position on the timeline.
  5. Provide a description, add pictures, Flash movies, videos and/or audio narration.

You can adjust the position of each period and event by dragging and dropping it in the desired location within the Timeline.

Duplicating a Period

  1. Select a period on the Events pane.
  2. Right-click the selected period on the Events pane and choose Duplicate Period in the contextual menu.

The selected period will be duplicated along with the texts, images, audio, video and Flash files but without the added events.

 

Duplicating an Event

  1. Select an event on the Events pane.
  2. Right-click the selected event on the Events pane and choose Duplicate Event in the contextual menu.

The selected event will be duplicated along with the added texts, images, audio, video and Flash files. Introduction and summary cannot be duplicated.