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Social Committee Guide-Presenters-Viewers

Guide to using the TTC laptop's file viewers for presentations

The club has a Windows 10 laptop with the following file viewing software:

This guide explains how to use the file viewing software to display photos, show movies, and listen to audio, as part of a talk. It assumes that photos files are in a folder and are ordered by name.

select full screen

Photos

Recommended

  • open (double click) the first image in the folder, by default this will open in the Photos app
  • on the bottom right look for the full screen control (see illustration)
  • then you can use the keyboard or presenter to change images
  • press escape to exit full screen mode
Picture Tools menu
Slide Show menu

Slide Show

  • select (single click) the first image in the folder
  • the File Explorer Picture Tools ribbon menu will appear
  • click "Slide show"
  • the slide show defaults to play
  • on the image selected the context menu (click with right mouse button)
  • click on "Pause"
  • then you can use the keyboard or presenter to change images
  • press escape to exit full screen mode
Picture Tools menu

FastStone Image Viewer

Recommended

  • select the context menu (click with the right mouse button) for the first image in the folder
  • click on the "Open with" located about half way down the menu
  • click on "FastStone Image Viewer"
  • the image opens in full screen view
  • then you can use the keyboard or presenter to change images
  • press escape to exit FastStone Image Viewer
Image context menu

IrfanView Graphic Viewer

  • select the context menu (click with the right mouse button) for the first image in the folder
  • click on the "Open with" located about half way down the menu
  • click on "IrfanView 64 bit"
  • the image opens in full screen view; if not press Enter for full screen view, or use the "View" menu
  • then you can use the keyboard or presenter to change images
  • press escape to exit IrfanView Graphic Viewer
Movie context menu

Viewing movies

  • by default movies open in full screen and play automatically using the default "Films & TV" app.
  • you can play movies using "VLC Media Player" from the movie file's context menu

Playing audio

  • by default audio files open and play automatically using the default "Groove Music
  • you can play music using "VLC Media Player" from the audio file's context menu
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