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So, you've made your DVD or Blu-ray but have also noticed that there is a 'Flash' option from the drop-down. In this fifth tutorial in the 'getting started with Adobe Encore' series, Andrew Devis shows how to set this up so that you can create a menu driven web-based DVD based on your original project. Not only is this great as a way of producing on-line samples for your customers, menu based Flash content can also be a great way to create simple and quick knowledge based games for you website.



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Re: Adobe Encore Basics 5: Creating a Web DVD
by Carroll Reuben, CMP, CMM
I have imported 5 timeline sequences from Premier Pro C6 to Encore and I want them to play sequentially. They do but is there any way to shorten the lag time from one sequence to the next, so making it more seamless?
@Carroll Reuben, CMP, CMM
by Andrew Devis
Hi Carroll

Sorry for the late reply, I've just got back from holiday.

To avoid the pause it is actually better to create a new sequence in Premiere Pro and add all five sequences to that timeline end to end with chapter markers at the start of each of the new timelines and then dynamically link that sequence as well into Encore as another timeline which will play without a pause.

That way, you can select the whole sequence as 1 item and play without a pause and still wire up the chapter markers if you wanted to.

Hope this helps
All the best
Andrew

... because it's all about stories ...
Re: Tutorial: Getting Going with Encore 5: Creating a Web DVD
by eric pautsch
People can get decent BD title out of encore and you're going to trust it converting your work to Flash?

@eric pautsch
by Andrew Devis
Hi Eric, not sure what you mean by DB title, but just because you can output to flash through Encore doesn't mean you have to. It is an option ...
Andrew

... because it's all about stories ...
Re: @eric pautsch
by eric pautsch
Not DB, BD (Blu Ray Disc). Last time I checked, Encore ability to convert a title to Flash was poorly implemented.

Re: @eric pautsch
by Ann Bens
Think you got your programs mixed up.
Encore does not do titles to flash. Premiere does.
Re: Getting Going with Encore 5: Creating a Web DVD
by Andrew Devis
The folder. Sorry, I assumed people will know how to upload web pages - oops. it would help to rename the index page to whatever you want it to be on your site as index may already be used.

hope this helps
Andrew

... because it's all about stories ...
@Andrew Devis
by Mark Mecca
Thanks. I just didn't know if there was anything that could be left out. No reason to upload something to a server that isn't needed.
Re: Getting Going with Encore 5: Creating a Web DVD
by Mark Mecca
The only thing that was left out: What do you need to upload to the remote website in order for it to play properly. Do you just upload everything that was in the folder or only selected parts?


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