DVD PixPlay, DVD/VCD/Photo Slideshow Disc Creation Software          
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Dvd PixPlay
DVD Photo Slideshow Creation Software

v8.0 Top Ten New Features
1. Can now automatically insert maps based on the GPS data in your photos or using your own custom design

Automatically insert maps based on the GPS data in your photos or using your own custom design

2. New Word transitions to display text or a letter sequence as images change

Word transitions to display text or a letter sequence as images change

3. Display times for each of your images can now be specified as you preview your slideshow for perfect alignment with your music or presentation
4. Forty new transitions including Pacman, 3D cube rotation, soft wipes, twists and puzzle pieces, plus enhancements to many existing transitions

Enhancements to many existing transitions

Forty new transitions including Pacman, 3D cube rotation, soft wipes, twists and puzzle pieces

5. "Alternative Style" option adding a further eighty transitions
6. Slideshows can now be exported to an Adobe Acrobat (PDF) file or as a set of images
7. HD formats are now supported for YouTube uploading

HD formats are now supported for YouTube uploading

8. Enhanced Screen Saver for display of your PixPlay project when your computer is inactive
9. Wider support for new camera, video and audio formats
10. Many optimizations to improve speed of slideshow generation
 

Complete Change List

  • Added: Now automatically converts M4A, AIFF and 3GP files to a compatible format
  • Changed: Defaults to MP3 as the destination audio format rather than WAV
  • Changed: Different encoder now used for converting WMA files
  • Added: Can now add periods of silence to your background list
  • Fixed: When right-click a file it may show properties for previous file
  • Fixed: Timing is adversely affected when skipping through the slideshow using PageDown
  • Fixed: Text added to monochrome JPEG images may not have full color
  • Fixed: Percentage symbols in filenames of title page objects may cause issues
  • Fixed: Some windows do not show hover hints
  • Changed: Toolbars can no longer float over application
  • Fixed: Better at coping with moved DPG files
  • Fixed: If printing during a slideshow it may not print the correct frame
  • Added: Much faster at creating title pages and menus
  • Added: Much faster handling of videos
  • Added: Multiline editor for text
  • Added: Enhancements to many existing transitions, including 3D effects
  • Added: Support for newer digital camera raw formats
  • Added: Forty new transitions including Pacman, 3D cube rotation, soft wipes, twists and puzzle pieces
  • Added: Now copes much better with scaled WIndows fonts
  • Added: Can now insert maps based on GPS coordinates in your photos or custom creations
  • Added: Word transitions can now be used allowing the specification of a word that is displayed during the transition
  • Added: "Alternative" style option adds an extra eighty transitions
  • Fixed: Full transition may not display in burned slideshows
  • Added: Can now export slideshow as a Adobe Acrobat (PDF) file or a set of images
  • Added: Now supports YouTube HD formats
  • Added: Improved default filename when saving slideshows to video, etc.
  • Added: Can now set the frame display timing while previewing the slideshow
  • Added: Updated version of PixPlay Screen Saver

 

v8.01 Change List
  • Fixed: May encounter memory errors and unexpected issues
  • Fixed: May not retrieve correct GPS and other EXIF information from digital camera images

 

v9.0 New Features
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