4.4. Understanding shells
Once you have selected the "TEMPLATE" tab, selecting the "SHELL" tab will allow you to further customize both the player and the Web page that contains it. For a highly customized page, we recommend using a third-party application such as Dreamweaver and using the embedding tool to add the slide show.
The shell is chosen via a drop-down menu.
There are seven default shells included with Soundslides and Soundslides Plus. Following are descriptions:
This is the classic player and uses the standard Adobe Flash object/embed code.
This displays the classic Flash player in browsers that have the Flash plug-in installed, and displays an
This is an example of a simple Web page template for a newspaper (see example).
This is similar to the default player, but the captions and credits are outside the player on the right-hand side (see example).
This is a wider version of the sidecaptions shell above.
This is similar to the default player, but it uses the W3C-valid SWFObject embed method.
This is similar to the default player, but the captions and credits appear under the player. Captions are limited to 4 lines of text.