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Using Backgrounds


If a schedule item has the word Auto on it, a background has not been assigned to that song. That song is using the last background selected under the Background button in the Preview area.


Setting a global background:

  1. Click the background button at the top of the preview window.

  1. Click on the background to be used on all songs that don't have a background assigned to them.



Assign a Background to a Song:

Drag and Drop:

  1. Click the Background button at the top of the preview window.

  2. Drag and drop the background onto a song in the schedule.
    (This does not update the database.)


In the Song Editor:

  1. Create a New Song or Right click on a song in the database or schedule and select edit song.

  2. In the Song editor window click on the Background button.

  3. Select the background to be assigned to that song.

  4. Click the OK button.


Using a background that is not in the backgrounds list:

  1. Click Fill Effects.

  2. Select the tab for the type of background you want to use.

  3. If you are not using a Color or Gradient, Click the Browse Button at the bottom right.

  4. Browse to the file or feed you wish to use

  5. Select the file or feed and click open

  6. Click OK.  The background will now be saved to the song in the song resource area.  You can also click the Automatic button to choose the default background for all songs to be applied to this song as well.  No background will be saved to the song when choosing Automatic.  See: Adding Backgrounds

  7. You can also use Text Box Resizing here in this editor.

See: Text Box Resizing in the Editor Window

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