How do I make different words and/or messages appear at different times within the same layout in Content Studio?

Topic

  • How do I make different words and/or messages appear at different times within the same layout in Content Studio?
  • Can I make different elements show up at different times in the same presentation in Content Studio?
  • How can I have one text box/image/graphic show up before the next?

Environment

  • Product Family: Software and Controllers
  • Product: Content Studio
  • Components: 
  • Control System: Venus Control Suite, Venus 1500 V4, Show Control

Steps

  1. Enable Timeline Mode in Content Studio by following How do I view/disable/enable timeline in Content Studio?, DD2142590.
  2. Add multiple elements such as text, images, or videos to the layout.
  3. Click on the Timeline Tab to view the different element bars.
  4. Resize the element bars by following How do I adjust the hold time or duration of layouts in timeline mode in Venus 1500 v4 when creating messages, DD2071237.
  5. Adjust the duration and placement of elements within the presentation accordingly.  See below example.

Timeline example.jpg 

Note:  Make sure at least one element within the layout is the same length as the layout to avoid blank time on the display.

KB ID: DD3180535


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