Expanding & Scrolling IM Letters - Tutorial 5

Making Expanding IM Letter Part 1

By LismibaebisCreations
28 November 2010

Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced



Needed

Programs
Letter Creator
PeaZip


Image
Your bgLC.jpg file


Performance Notes
This tutorial is in 2 parts:
- Making LC file
- Opening .imf file



arrow Click on the arrow and drag it to mark the progress on this page.


Making LC File

1) Open Letter Creator

2) In Letter Creator
Body Tab:
- Add Background image from Lesson 4 (bgLC.jpg)
- Make sure "Tile" is active
- Choose a font
- Set all Margins to 10
- Choose any Text Color other than black
- Choose any Link Color other than blue
Everything else will be done later, including choosing suitable text and link color and footer

3) In Letter Creator
Finish Tab:
- Give your new letter a name
- Click on "Save Project"

4) Once you have clicked on "Save Project", click on "Open Folder"

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5) Right click on the envelope and choose "Copy" from the Dropdown menu

6) Open the folder with your images
(My Documents > Scrolling Letters > Expanding Letter 1)
and
Edit > Paste

7) Close Letter Creator and the folder with your .imf and .ltw files



PeaZip

8) Rightclick on the orange envelope and choose:
PeaZip > Extract here (in new folder)

Screenshot

If you do not get this option, open up the PeaZip program itself

a) Find the .imf file and click on it

b) Click on Extract



If you have any questions, please email Lismibaebi at gmail.com.



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