Frequently Asked Questions
How to add a News Slider to my site ?
In your site, edit the page, add an AppPart, select News in the app parts list.
You can now see the News Slider running in your edit page.
…See also the question « How to select a theme for the News Slider » Save the page.
How to select a theme for the News Slider ?
After adding the News Slider to your page, edit the web part :
…See also the question : How to see all themes available ?
How to change the slider size ?
The tool pane opens at the right. You can specify the size in the columns width and height.
Note: For a good rendering of the slider please respect the ratio of the images used. For example, the images provided with the app have a 6/4 ratio, like 849/545 for building.jpg . So the slider should have a width and height propotional with 6/4 like width=600 and height=400.
How to see all themes available ?
Go to the application News Slider (Site contents > News Slider) Choose Themes. Try the themes with the emulator. You can modify the properties of a theme. See « How to select a theme to the NewsSlider »
The News Slider admin page doesn't display correctly.
If the admin page is accessible but displays awkwardly, you must have a probleme with the language of the site. The app is compatible with the following languages : -English -French If your default language is not in this list, you must add the english language to your site : Check English in the list of alternate languages Now, the admin page displays fine :