Menu
CTAN
Comprehensive TeX Archive Network
Cover Upload Browse Search

Direc­tory tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/interactiveanimation

The interactiveanimation Package
%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%


Authors:

	Luis González <luisg123v@gmail.com>,
	Javier Toro <javier.toro@dct.com.ve>,
	Pedro Linares <plinares@uc.edu.ve>


Description:

	This package provides an interface to create Portable Document Format
	(PDF) files with branching animations. Animations are built up as a set
	of concatenated interactive frames. Each interactive frame can be set
	to display an image and a set of buttons that allows the course of
	the overall animation to be controlled by the user. Buttons can be
	configured to transfer the action focus to another interactive frame
	and to display an animated image sequence before the forthcoming
	frame is displayed.

	By now, the only supported way for compiling using this package is by
	producing the PDF file with pdfTeX.

	The final PDF can be viewed in current Adobe Readers on all supported
	platforms as long as they have JavaScript support.

	Note: this file only gives a summary of usage and available button
	options. Please refer to the documentation `interactiveanimation.pdf'
	for details and examples.

Keywords:
	build button controllable animationbranching
	animation LaTeX pdfLaTeX JavaScript Adobe Reader


Usage:

	\usepackage{interactiveanimation}


	\begin{animation}{<width>}{<height>}
	\begin{aframe}{<frame name>}{<image file>[,<file page>]}
	\controlbutton[<sequence file>,<start page>[,<end page>]]
	{<caption>}{<target frame>}{<button options>}
	    ... other buttons
	\end{aframe}
	    ... other frames
	\end{animation}

	* Button options: X=<coordinate> | start | center | end,
		Y=<coordinate> | start | center | end,
		position=left | right | above | below | center | from,
		width=<width>, height=<height>, scale=<factor>,
		span=<milliseconds>, transparent, hidden, keep


Requirements:

	pdfTeX, version 1.20
	Adobe Reader, version 6


Installation:

	Unzip the file `interactiveanimation.zip' and copy the file
	`interactiveanimation.sty' and the folder `javascript' in a place
	where LaTeX can find them.

	MiKTeX users should run the package manager for installation.


License:

	This material is subject to the LaTeX Project Public License. See

	http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/help/Catalogue/licenses.lppl.html

	for the details of that license.

Thanks to:
	* University: Universidad de Carabobo (http://uc.edu.ve/)
	* Company: DCT (http://www.dct.com.ve/)

Direc­to­ries

Name Notes
javascript

Files

Name Size Date Notes
README 2400 2013-05-31 04:02
clock.pdf.gz 2134215 2013-06-06 09:47
interactiveanimation.pdf 2741144 2013-06-06 09:47
interactiveanimation.sty 17403 2013-06-05 09:44
interactiveanimation.tex 10656 2013-06-06 09:46

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (4.2M).

in­ter­ac­tivean­i­ma­tion – Create PDF files with branch­ing an­i­ma­tions

The pack­age pro­vides an in­ter­face to cre­ate PDF files with branch­ing an­i­ma­tions. An­i­ma­tions are built up as a set of con­cate­nated in­ter­ac­tive frames; frames may con­tain im­ages, and but­tons which may con­trol the progress of the an­i­ma­tion.

The pack­age only works with pdfla­tex.

Pack­age De­tailsin­ter­ac­tivean­i­ma­tion
Ver­sion0.2
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Copy­right2012-2013 Luis Gonz├íles, Javier Toro and Pe­dro Linares
Main­tainerJavier Toro
Luis Gonzáles
Pe­dro Linares
Con­tained inMikTeX as in­ter­ac­tivean­i­ma­tion
Topics mo­tion graph­ics
Guest Book Sitemap Contact