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phulshof [<reloadableVideo> and <reloadableAudio> Parameters]
layouts [2021/04/11 06:18]
phulshof [<reloadableScrollingText> Parameters]
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 The global settings.conf file contains the default layout used by RetroFE. It is however possible to give a collection a completely different layout by adding the layout.xml and layout artwork to the /​layouts/<​layout name>/​collections/<​collection name>/​layout/​ directory. A splash.xml is not required/​used for a collection'​s layout. This way you can give each collection a completely different look and feel. The global settings.conf file contains the default layout used by RetroFE. It is however possible to give a collection a completely different layout by adding the layout.xml and layout artwork to the /​layouts/<​layout name>/​collections/<​collection name>/​layout/​ directory. A splash.xml is not required/​used for a collection'​s layout. This way you can give each collection a completely different look and feel.
  
-RetroFE will first search for a layout XML file that matches the screen ratio, so e.g. layout 16x9.xml or layout 4x3.xml. If that file is not found, it will default to layout.xml.+RetroFE will first search for a layout XML file that matches the screen ratio, so e.g. "layout 16x9.xml" ​or layout 4x3.xml. If that file is not found, it will default to "layout.xml". Additionally,​ it will look for a layout file per monitor, e.g. "​layout 16x9 - 0.xml",​ "​layout - 1.xml",​ etc.
  
 When entering a collection, RetroFE will check the /​layouts/<​layout name>/​collections/<​collection name>/​layout/​ directory for the same layout XML files. If found, it will load that new layout, allowing you to set a different layout for each collection. ​ When entering a collection, RetroFE will check the /​layouts/<​layout name>/​collections/<​collection name>/​layout/​ directory for the same layout XML files. If found, it will load that new layout, allowing you to set a different layout for each collection. ​
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 |alignment |The text alignment for vertical scrolls: left, right, centered, justified.| |alignment |The text alignment for vertical scrolls: left, right, centered, justified.|
  
-The text will scroll across the screen until it is no longer visible. Then it will be reset. ​For a vertical scroll: if the startPosition is 0, and the text fits within the defined size, the text will not scroll.+The text will scroll across the screen until it is no longer visible. Then it will be reset. ​If the startPosition is 0, and the text fits within the defined size, the text will not scroll.
  
 Example: Example:
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