Create a Slideshow From Images

NOTE: This page explains how to create a slide show from a set of images. If you are using PowerPoint it is much easier to use the instructions shown on the Create a Slideshow From PowerPoint page.

  1. in Windows Explorer, right clidk the folder with your slide images, and choose: "Send to Compressed (zipped) Folder". Windows will create a zip file with all your slide images.
     
  2. Within the EScreenz Administration Website, from the Dashboard, click on the New Slideshow link in the Quick Links area, or click on the New Slideshow menu item in the Slideshows dropdown.
     
  3. Fill in the Name field with a name for the slideshow. Optionally add a description which you can use to store information about the slideshow. 
    NOTE: You don't need to click on the Create link until you are done adding slides. If you do click on the Create link now you will be taken to the Manage Slideshows page, and you can click on the Edit link for the slidshow you just created.

  4. Click on the Upload tab.

  5. Click on the Select button and then navigate to the Zip file you saved in step 1, select it and click on the "Open" button.

  6. Click on the Create link on the lower right side of your screen.

    NOTE: You have created a slideshow with default timings for all slides. 
     
  7. Optionally you can click on the Groups tab and select who will be able to see this slideshow when it is published.

  8. Click on the Update Slideshow link. You will be taken to the Manage Slideshows screen