Start slide show automatically and manually with hotkey

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Start slide show automatically and manually with hotkey

Post by Dreamer » Sun Aug 15, 2004 9:14 pm

I've got another feature request, could You add this, please?

Start slide show automatically in fullscreen with all images in folder, starting with current (opened) image

And start and stop slide show manually with one hotkey (space for example, like in video players, or other) if "start slide show automatically" is disabled

Thank You very much :)

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Re: Start slide show automatically and manually with hotkey

Post by xnview » Mon Aug 16, 2004 1:52 pm

Dreamer wrote:I've got another feature request, could You add this, please?

Start slide show automatically in fullscreen with all images in folder, starting with current (opened) image

And start and stop slide show manually with one hotkey (space for example, like in video players, or other) if "start slide show automatically" is disabled
Ok, thanks for your suggestions.
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Post by Guest » Sun Sep 19, 2004 4:09 pm

Fantastic. That should be very convenient, someday.

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Post by paul_ahb » Sat Sep 25, 2004 5:38 am

I'd also like to add myself to the list of poeple wanting this feature. In addition, could there be an option to recurse subfolders aswell?

Also, I noticed that the sld files cannot be associated with xnview. When I try to launch xnview with my sld file as the parameter I get the error: "format of the file ... could not be determined". I expected that the aplpication would open and the slide show play automatically.

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Post by helmut » Sun Sep 26, 2004 7:45 pm

paul_ahb wrote:...Also, I noticed that the sld files cannot be associated with xnview. When I try to launch xnview with my sld file as the parameter I get the error: "format of the file ... could not be determined". I expected that the aplpication would open and the slide show play automatically.Paul
Please have a look at Opening a slide show file, this might solve this issue.

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Post by paul_ahb » Sun Sep 26, 2004 11:49 pm

It does thankyou. I missed that thread with my searching, sorry. :(

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Post by helmut » Mon Sep 27, 2004 5:57 pm

paul_ahb wrote:It does thankyou. I missed that thread with my searching, sorry.
Good - no problem!

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Re: Start slide show automatically and manually with hotkey

Post by Dreamer » Thu Oct 14, 2004 3:44 pm

Dreamer wrote:...And start and stop slide show manually with one hotkey (space for example, like in video players, or other)...
This is in new version 1.74 (button), thanks Pierre.
Could you add a hotkey (space) for start (and stop) slide show (exactly what that button does - for usage in fullscreen too) ? Thanks.

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Post by Dreamer » Tue Nov 02, 2004 5:28 pm

Thanks again for "manual slide show" feature (button). It's great feature, but now it's possible to use it in viewer only, not in fullscreen.

Could you add a hotkey (space) for this feature, please?

I think, it wouldn't be too hard to implement a hotkey, because a feature already exists...

Thanks!

P.S. Till then it's possible to use this feature in fullscreen easy with a mouse - click middle mouse button (MMB), click on Slide show button and click MMB again, for stop slide show do the same again

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Post by xnview » Mon Nov 15, 2004 2:07 pm

Dreamer wrote:Thanks again for "manual slide show" feature (button). It's great feature, but now it's possible to use it in viewer only, not in fullscreen.

Could you add a hotkey (space) for this feature, please?

I think, it wouldn't be too hard to implement a hotkey, because a feature already exists...

Thanks!

P.S. Till then it's possible to use this feature in fullscreen easy with a mouse - click middle mouse button (MMB), click on Slide show button and click MMB again, for stop slide show do the same again
Ok i'll add a hot key to start the auto slide show
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Post by Dreamer » Mon Nov 15, 2004 4:56 pm

xnview wrote:Ok i'll add a hot key to start the auto slide show
Thank you!

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Post by Dreamer » Mon Dec 13, 2004 12:56 pm

Could you add "Slide show" to RMB context menu too? With a hotkey: "Slide show .......... Space". Thanks.

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Post by Dreamer » Mon Dec 13, 2004 3:52 pm

(moved)
stooges wrote:Shortcut key to "Slideshow Start" on view mode (ACDsee uses "Pause" key - press again to stop) - also add this function the the context menu and the main menu (couldn't find it there)

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Post by Dreamer » Mon Dec 13, 2004 3:59 pm

stooges wrote:Shortcut key to "Slideshow Start" on view mode (ACDsee uses "Pause" key - press again to stop) - also add this function the the context menu and the main menu (couldn't find it there)
I've got some problem with a 'Pause' key in one movie player, it's maybe a windows problem, so I suggest to add custom hotkey or ability to change ('Space' or 'Pause') to prevent possible problems.

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Post by xnview » Thu Dec 16, 2004 1:50 pm

Dreamer wrote:Could you add "Slide show" to RMB context menu too? With a hotkey: "Slide show .......... Space". Thanks.
in view mode?
Pierre.

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