Playback and Navigation Settings

Use the Playback and Navigation settings to configure the options for PowerPoint to Flash conversion, specify settings to control Flash presentation playback and navigation settings.

Playback and Navigation settings

Playback Options
Preset iSpring Pro provides you with four preset playback modes. You can also create custom playback control presets to suit your individual needs.
Start presentation automatically Select this checkbox if you would like your Flash presentation to start playing automatically as soon as the first slide is loaded.
Change slides automatically If this checkbox is selected, slides in your Flash presentation will advance automatically.
Minimal slide duration This value indicates minimal playback time in seconds for non-animated slides. Slide duration for selected slides can be specified in Presentation Explorer.
Autoplay on-click animations each Select this to automatically advance to the next step for on-click animations after a specified number of seconds. The "Automatic animations" option will also respect timing set within PowerPoint.
Loop presentation If selected, your presentation will automatically start from the beginning after the last slide is finished. This feature is essential for Flash banners and trade shows.
Resume presentation playback from the last slide viewed At restart on the same computer the presentation will offer to continue viewing from the same slide where the user stopped last time.
Mouse and Keyboard Navigation
Enable zooming with gestures With this option, you can use pinch/spread gestures to scale content of this presentation on mobile devices.
Advance animations on mouse click Select it to advance to the next animation step when you click the mouse. This option applies only for slides that contain mouse driven animations. 'Automatic animations' will always start according to the timings set from within the Custom Animation dialog of PowerPoint.
Enable keyboard navigation This option allows you to control presentation playback with your keyboard. Select this checkbox if you want to control your presentation playback with keyboard. The following set of keys will be applied by default:
  • Page Up: go back to the previous slide
  • Page Down: advance to the next slide
  • Left: rewind
  • Right: fast forward
  • Up: increase volume
  • Down: decrease volume
  • Space: play/pause
  • Home: restart current slide
  • End: stop at the end of the current slide
  • Ctrl+Home: move to the first slide
  • Ctrl+End: move to the last slide
  • Backspace: return to the last viewed slide
  • Enter: move to the next animation step
  • Shift+Enter: return to the previous animation step
Click Customize control keys if you want to change the keys for certain actions. You can set up to three keys for each action and import/export a set of shortcut keys from/into a file.