|Article 1054, updated June 14, 2013|
This article provides an overview of the Creative Edge Content Reader.
There are many ways you can customize your reading and viewing experience, using the toolbar at the top of the Content Reader, the Navigation panel at the left, the Related Content links at the bottom of the page, and keyboard shortcuts.
Create a Bookmark on a page in one of three ways:
Access all your Bookmarks for this book by clicking the Bookmarks section in the left panel.
Note / Tag
Create a Note or Tag on a page in three ways.
Access all your Notes for this book by clicking the Notes section at the left of this page.
Select any text on the page to highlight it. When you highlight text, you will also have the option of adding a Note or Tag to the highlighted text. Note: This option is not available in the HTML view or if you do not have Flash installed.
TIP: From the book?s Catalog Page or from the My Collection page you will be able to print the text you have highlighted by clicking PRINT NOTES. Note: This option is not available in the HTML view or if you do not have Flash installed.
Downloads of content are provided for some subscription levels and some titles.
Click the Print icon to print this page.
Click the HTML button to switch between viewing the page in Flash or in HTML. If you do not have Flash installed, the HTML button will switch between the image-based Print Fidelity view and the HTML view.
Keyboard Shortcut: h
Click the Thumbnail icon to view small versions of all pages in this book.
Click it again to return to the full-sized version of the page. Note: Thumbnail view is not available in the HTML view or if you do not have Flash installed.
Keyboard Shortcut: v
Click the magnifying glass icons to increase or decrease the page size.
Note: If you do not have Flash installed, only two zoom levels are available in the image-based Print Fidelity view.
Two Pages View
Click the Two Pages View icon to display two pages at once. Click it again to return to viewing a single page.
Click the Grab Mode icon to use the mouse to scroll. When you are in grab mode the mouse pointer will change to a hand. Click the mouse button to grab a section of a page, then use the mouse to scroll. Click the mouse button again to release the page.
Fit Page and Fit Width
Click the Fit Page icon to display the entire book page on your screen.
Keyboard Shortcut: q
Click the Fit Width icon to expand the book page to the width of the screen
Keyboard shortcut: w
Note: This option is not available in the HTML view or if you do not have Flash installed.
Page Turn and Vertical Scroll
You can navigate through the pages of a book in many ways.
URL for Page
Click the URL button to see the URL for the specific page you are viewing
Show Search Terms
Select the SHOW SEARCH TERMS check box to see your search terms highlighted in the text. Deselect the check box to remove the highlighting.
Return to Search Results
If you came to this book page from Search Results, click the Return to Search Results link at the top left of the book page to return to the Search Results page.
Search Inside Book
Use the search field in the left sidebar to search within the book.
Start a New Search
While you are viewing a title, you can use a keyboard shortcut to place your cursor in the Quick Search text entry box and Start a New Search.
Keyboard Shortcut: s
Click any section of the Table of Contents to navigate directly to that section of the book and begin reading.
Links to related content now display at the bottom of the pages of text. Use the buttons SHOW, SHOW MORE, SHOW FEWER, and HIDE to control the number of links to related content you wish to display.
Add to Favorite
If you want to save the title you are viewing or reading to your Favorites, click the ADD TO FAVORITES button. From the menu that displays, select a Folder or create a new folder for this title.
Keyboard shortcut: a
Click REVIEW THIS BOOK and complete the review form that displays.
Using a Book's Index
Different publishers whose books are available in Creative Edge have designed the index portions of their books to function in different ways.
Summary of Keyboard Shortcuts
|a||Add to Favorites|
|t||Note or Tag|
|e||Email link to page|
|s||Place cursor in [Start a New Search] text box|
|h||HTML/Flash view toggle in book|
|w||Fit-to-width toggle in book|
|q||Fit-to-page toggle in book|
|v||Thumbnail view/Normal view toggle in book|
|f||Full screen/Normal screen toggle in book|
Right Arrow key
|Next page in book|
Left Arrow key
|Previous page in book|
|Spacebar||Scroll forward a screen at a time|
|Up/Down Arrow key||Scroll back or forward a screen at a time.|
Beginning of book (Flash view)|
Beginning of page (HTML view)
Click below scroll bar at right
|Scroll to next screen|
Click above scroll bar at right
|Scroll to previous screen|
End of book (Flash view)|
End of page (HTML view)
|- (use keypad in some browsers)||Zoom Out in book|
|+ (use keypad in some browsers)||Zoom In in Book|