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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Submit button has to be clicked twice
"Karen, It sounds like you have found a good design that works for you. Just FYI, the Dim option only applies to the development phase, an..."
  • 11 hours ago07/13/24 at 2:55 am (UTC)
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"I see your first chevron is part of a group. Please do yourself a favor and ungroup it. There is an old saying in the theater: "Anyone wh..."
  • 12 hours ago07/13/24 at 2:03 am (UTC)
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"Actually, there is. You just have to use shapes, rather than hotspots (which have a lot of other baggage, too.) Create a shape just like ..."
  • 1 day ago07/12/24 at 2:33 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion End of timeline trigger issue
"The triggers look good, but it's hard to tell, without seeing them in context. If you have recreated the triggers with no change, t..."
  • 2 days ago07/11/24 at 5:52 pm (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion The Next button
"States are mostly reliable as long as you stay on he same slide. Still, as Kendal says, initiating a trigger using "State is..." for the ..."
  • 2 days ago07/11/24 at 5:40 pm (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Whack a Mole Help
"I looked at it, and the triggers all seem to me to be working. Of course, perhaps I don't have a good picture of what "working" means to ..."
  • 3 days ago07/10/24 at 3:57 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Animated slide
"You're welcome. PIAWYC (Pass it along when you can)."
  • 3 days ago07/10/24 at 2:27 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Help with triggers
"The attached sample uses JS to reorder selected items. It also shows not selected items, but that is easy enough to change."
  • 3 days ago07/10/24 at 2:23 am (UTC)
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"Ron, Thanks for sharing this."
  • 4 days ago07/10/24 at 2:04 am (UTC)
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"My best guess is some sort of corruption in the textboxes that don't work. Usually cutting and pasting also copies the corruption. The ba..."
  • 4 days ago07/10/24 at 1:14 am (UTC)
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"Generally speaking, "pause timeline when timeline begins" doesn't work. The timeline has to start before the trigger is executed, but by ..."
  • 4 days ago07/10/24 at 1:07 am (UTC)
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"You can continue to use this trigger: if you want, but you need to create a copy for each of the six LayerMatchXCorrectShown. Probably i..."
  • 6 days ago07/08/24 at 1:34 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Animated slide
"There is absolutely nothing wrong with either of your examples. The question of multiple slides with fewer objects per slide, or fewer sl..."
  • 7 days ago07/06/24 at 2:37 am (UTC)
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"If you are using the built-in drag and drop, and have assigned a correct target to an object, then if it is not dragged to that target, i..."
  • 8 days ago07/06/24 at 1:53 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Timing out issues
"I suggest brownies to the IT department, because they are the ones who control the timing of the file server."
  • 8 days ago07/06/24 at 1:44 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Triggers
"I'd love to take a look, but the file didn't make it. You have to use a browser and not a phone to get attachments to work."
  • 8 days ago07/06/24 at 1:35 am (UTC)
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"Andrew says, "ADJUST VARIABLE. Set totalCount equal to the value of <variable1> and the value of <variable2> etc etc" -..."
  • 11 days ago07/03/24 at 12:21 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Scrolling Panel
"Troubleshooting is just guessing without seeing the .story file. If you upload it, someone might be able to solve the issue. However, the..."
  • 11 days ago07/02/24 at 6:59 pm (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Spinning Wheel
"If you are determined to prevent reusing already chosen options, here is a sample to think about. It is a click and drop, which is not wh..."
  • 11 days ago07/02/24 at 6:44 pm (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Previous trigger and layers
"The built-in functions will not do that the way they are. Each slide has only one Next and one Previous button, so you will have to creat..."
  • 11 days ago07/02/24 at 5:57 pm (UTC)
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"Maybe I'm confused here, but like Joe says, you have described creating and publishing two versions, one for the LMS, and a web version. ..."
  • 11 days ago07/02/24 at 3:34 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Drop Down Menu
"You're welcome.Don't forget to PIAWYC (Pass it along when you can)."
  • 12 days ago07/01/24 at 3:16 am (UTC)
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"When an action occurs, it runs through all the triggers that are attached to that action. Thus, when the timeline ends on Check Match lay..."
  • 14 days ago06/29/24 at 3:28 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Drag and drop issues
"You're welcome. PIAWYC (Pass it along when you can)."
  • 14 days ago06/29/24 at 2:58 am (UTC)
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Walt Hamilton replied to the discussion Jump to next slide issue
"Troubleshooting without being able to see the actual slides is just guessing. If you upload it, someone might be able to solve the issue...."
  • 14 days ago06/29/24 at 2:20 am (UTC)