Each layout added to the template can be configured separately according to your needs.

Adding and Deleting

Having created a new layout template as described above, you can add up to 9 more layouts.

Refer to the Toolbar paragraph for more information on the layout template creation.

To add a new layout to your template, choose one of the following options:

  • right-click anywhere on the editing area outside of the canvas boundaries or on the layout tree panel and choose the "Add layout" command from the context menu:
    layout_add_delete_menu

  • use the "Add Layout" command from the "Layout" main menu.

A new "Layout #2-10" tab appears on top of the editing area.

To delete a layout, choose the "Delete layout" command from the context menu or use the "Delete Layout" command from the "Layout" main menu. The following message will appear warning you that this operation cannot be undone:

layout_delete_warning

Press "OK" to delete the layout or "Cancel" to keep it in the template.

Previewing

You can preview the configured layout in the full-screen mode. To do this, choose one of the following options:

  • select the "Preview" command from the "Layout" main menu;
  • right-click on the layout tree panel and choose the "Layout Preview" context menu command.

To exit the preview mode, hit the <Esc> key.

Properties

To view the layout properties, use the "Properties" command from the "Layout" main menu; the following "Layout Properties" dialog appears:

layout_properties_dialog

In this dialog you can configure the same parameters as on the properties panel of the Cinegy Multiviewer Layout Designer interface.

Refer to the Properties Panel paragraph for detailed information on the layout settings.

Creating the Mosaic View

You can create the mosaic view for your layout. To do this, go to "Layout" > "Create the Mosaic View"; the following dialog appears:

mosaic_view_create

Here define the number of columns and rows of the channels preview grid to be displayed on the current layout by pressing the up/down arrow buttons or entering the desired values via the keyboard.

If you try to create the mosaic view on the layout that already contains one or more objects, the following warning message will appear:

mosaic_view_create_warning

Press "OK" if you agree with the content deletion and set up the mosaic view in the "Insert Table" dialog as described above.