Topic outline

  • General

    Mediator - Skills

    You will use Mediator to create a multimedia

    • Click here to go to the folder on Central Resource Library
  • Topic 1

    Step 1

    Use the following steps to help you learn how to use Mediator.

    • Before you start go the Central Resources Area and find all of the One World files. They are in /IT/Key Stage 3/One World/Tutorial. You only need to copy the files when you need them, click here
    • NOTE: When using the videos in this tutorial make sure you maximise the screen, even better press F11 to get a full screen view.  
    • Click here for help on starting Mediator and creating a new presentation

    The first set of tutorials create the Master Background Page and the Home page.

    1. Click here for help on creating a Title for the first page
    2. Click here for help on creating a Master Background page. Everything on the Master page automatically appears on all other pages which it is linked to. This is a two stage process the first step is to create the page the second is to link it to the home page.
    3. Click here for help on adding images to the front page.
    4. Click here for help on adding text to the front page
    5. Click here for help on adding a second headline
    6. Click here for help on creating Rollovers on the pictures. It shows you how to create the first two you must create them on the rest.
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      Step 2

      The next set of tutorials create the second page, which is on Trade.

      1. Click here for help on creating the second page on Trade. Note that we link the new page to the background master page and copy the title from the first page.
      2. Click here for help on adding pictures and text to the new page.

      The next set of tutorials creates a page about HIV AIDS and includes a Video about the disease.

      1. Click here for help on setting up the basic page. If you can't remember how to do certain sections then go back and have a look at a previous movie.
      2. Click here for help with setting up the video and creating buttons to control it.
      3. Click here for help with creating a background for the video
      The next set of tutorials create a page about poverty. It uses a rollover which changes the displayed text.
      1. Click here for help on setting up the basic page. If can't remember how to do certain sections then go back and have a look at a previous movie.
      2. Click here for help on adding the two text boxes. Note that you will create two text boxes one on top of the other.
      3. Click here for help on creating the rollover. You will add a ? and then create the rollover to change the text using that ?.
      The final set of tutorials will create a couple of buttons. The first is an Exit button on the home page to close the presentation. The second is a Back button which is placed on the Background Master Page and s therefore automatically placed on the other pages.
      1. Click here for help on creating the Exit button
      2. Click here for help on creating the Home button
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