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I have changed the WWII Letters to the Picasa slideshow format. The slides go by quickly at 3 second intervals but when you click on the show and then click a second time

you will open a new window in the Picasa Site. From here you can chose full screen in the upper left corner (then hit the F11 key to get rid of clutter on screen and move controls

below the show, F11 again to see clutter and our site again). You can control the slideshow manually by hitting the arrows and stay on each page for as long as it takes you to read

each slide. Plus at full screen, the resolution is great. As far as navigation, when you X out of full screen view and then click on WWII Letters title, you will see all the slides

and can navigate to wherever you want within the project. If you don't want to see the captions (meant for navigation purposes) while viewing the slideshow you can just hit hide

captions (hit show captions again if you want to read background material on a slide with pictures). Since this is opening in a new window, if you need to see these directions you

can toggle back and forth between our site and Picasa. I am moving away from the HTML slideshow format that I originally used for the letters and 1955-1957 journals, as this

format would have slowed down the site eventually. This has worked well with the journals. (The F11 key works within our site too!)

Also, before you go to full screen you will notice you can comment (feel free) below the slides, please do!


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