Fireworks/Create a Photo Slide Show on a Web Page

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Steps for Creating a Slideshow

  1. Select Commands > Create Slideshow.
    Fireworks logo.jpg
  2. Click the Add An Album button (the plus sign) next to Albums.
  3. Choose the image files to include in the slide show and click OK.
  4. Fill in the AlbumBook Properties and the Album Properties.
  5. Select each of the panels on the right to configure the slide show properties.
  6. Choose the location for the completed slide show in the Export Options panel.
  7. After configuring all of the slide show settings, click Create.
  8. (Optional) To display the slide show in your browser, select the Launch Slideshow In Browser option, and then click Done.

Example of Slideshow "Player - Black (Flash plugin not required)"

Fireworks slide show 01.png

Settings for

  • In the dialog choose "Player - Black (Flash plugin not required).
    NOTE: the background color can be changed in Dreamweaver.
  • Check the box for auto-play on start-up
  • Select the Folder(s) and highlight the file(s) you want to include by browsing for them
  • Enter captions for the images if you do not wish to use the file names
  • Apply changes to other panels as you wish, including the Export Panel shown below where you may choose:
  • Size of the thumbs
  • Size of the slide show image
  • And can click to Create the slide....
Fireworks slide show 02.png

Our Internal Help Pages for Fireworks Include

Other Resources

For an Official Adobe User Manual: Download this PDF

For online (web) help for creating slide shows with Fireworks go to Adobe's own help site: Here!

For tutorials on getting started with FireWorks: Go Here...