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How do I rename my Interactive Deck?

Here’s how you rename your Deck;

Step 1: Login using your creator credentials

Step 2: Go to ‘Create’ section using left navigation menu

Step 3: Open the topic in which you have created that deck

Step 4: Locate the deck in the list of learning content inside this topic

Step 5: Now you can rename the deck by either clicking on the deck name or by clicking on 2nd icon under ‘Actions’ column

Step 6: Rename and Hit enter to save

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I want to completely remove all voice-overs from my Interactive Deck, can I do that in one go?

Follow these 3 steps to remove all voice-overs at once;

Step 1: Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor

Step 2: Go to the tools tab

Step 3: Under ‘Voice-overs’ section, click on ‘Delete all Voice-overs’ button, it will delete all audio voice-overs and voice-over scripts from the deck

How to download all voice-overs text to an external text file?

Here’s how you do it?

Step 1: Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor.

Step 2: Go to the tools tab.

Step 3: Under ‘Voice-overs’ section, click on Download script button.

Step 4: It will download a ‘.csv’ file containing voice-over text from all slides. Now you can open this file in a .csv file editor tool like notepad or Microsoft Excel for viewing and editing.

In my Interactive Deck, Under tools section, there is an option that says: “Copy Slides to Script”, what does it do?

This option enables you to copy all your slide text, to voice-over script field, which can then be exported to an excel file.

So consider you need to record voiceovers for your deck slides, and you want the slide contents for this process, you can have it on a click of button.

I have created voice-over audios for my interactive deck. My Deck has 30 slides. Do I need to go and upload each audio/slide?

No, you don’t have to upload it on each slide. Here’s how you can do a bulk upload ;

Step 1: Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor.

Step 2: Go to the tools tab.

Step 3: In the Voice-overs section, find an ‘Upload’ button. Via this button, you can upload all slides voice-overs at once. Keep in mind to name voice-overs as per slide numbers e.g. 1.mp3, 2.mp3, 3.mp3, 4.mp3 and so on.

Step 4: After the upload. Do, revisit the slides to confirm if the correct audio files have been uploaded.

How would I make my Interactive Deck more engaging? Is there any way I can have a background voice for my deck?

Hey, we have backed you on this. You can definitely set a background voice-over audio to your slides. Follow below steps to do it.

Step 1: Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor.

Step 2: Go to the tools tab and from ‘Deck Settings’ section, enable voice overs.

Step 3: Now check that in your slide creation form, a new section has been added, called as “Voiceover”

Step 4: You can now upload your voiceover media files for each slide via this section.

Is there a way I can set a common background graphic to my Interactive Deck?

Yes, there is and here’s how you can do it;

Step 1: Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor

Step 2: Go to Design Tab

Step 3: In ribbon, find a section called ‘Background’, here you can set or remove a common background image to your entire deck

I want to save some pointers regarding each slide, is there any way I can do this?

Yes, we have given you the ability to  do it, follow below steps to do it.

Step 1: Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor.

Step 2: Now using slide navigation menu, move to the slide for which you want to add the pointers for.

Step 3: On the right side of the page, find a form field with header “Slide Notes”.

Step 4: Input your pointers in this field and click on “Add Note” button. This adds as many notes as required to current slide, and you can do this for each slide. So this way you can save the pointers.

What is Information Architecture?

Information architecture (IA) focuses on organizing, structuring, and labeling content in an effective and sustainable way.  The goal is to help users find information and complete tasks.

To be successful, you need a diverse understanding of industry standards for creating, storing, accessing and presenting information. Lou Rosenfeld and Peter Morville in their book, Information Architecture for the World Wide Web, note that the main components of IA:

1. Organization Schemes and Structures: How you categorize and structure information

2. Labeling Systems: How you represent information

3. Navigation Systems: How users browse or move through information

4. Search Systems: How users look for information

I want to disable navigation for a particular slide? Can I do that?

Yes, you can do it, follow below steps to achieve it.

Step 1: Go to Home tab inside your deck editor.

Step 2: Now using slide navigation menu, move to the slide for which you want to disable the navigation.

Step 3: In the ribbon, locate ‘Slide Settings’

Step 4: In slide settings, you have option to disable navigation (by disabling next arrow and/or back arrow)