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NextPreviousHomeHow to play a BluffTitler show on a digital signage screen



michiel | 10 months ago | 2 comments | 6 likes | 349 views

Franco Aversa, liuyongcai, Ulli and 3 others like this!

The huge digital signage screens in the City Lights pack are model layers:
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In most templates, the screens do not use a simple picture or video texture, but point to a colourmap layer:
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This is very powerful because it allows you to play another BluffTitler show on the screen. A show inside a show!

Here's how to do that:
1) select the colourmap layer that is used by the screens. In template 4 , that's layer 4.
2) choose LAYER > ATTACH LAYER > DELETE ALL ATTACHED LAYERS
3) if necessary, adjust the background colour with the BACKGROUND COLOUR property
3) press <CTRL> + M and select the show.

That's it!

Notice that by changing the colourmap layer, all layers using that colourmap layer are immediately updated. In this example this includes the 2 zeppelins!


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In the screenshot, a template from the flowers pack is used:

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michiel, 10 months ago


Thanks !!

Franco Aversa, 10 months ago


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Michiel den Outer is the founder and lead coder of Outerspace Software. He lives in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

If he isn't busy improving BluffTitler, he is playing the piano or rides the Dutch dikes on his bikes.

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