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  1. background iframe

    When an iframe is added to the background(advanced feature) it displays perfectly. However it appears that the <div class="slides"> is blocking all the input to the iframe. Im wondering if this is the intended functionality or if it would be possible to still interact with the iframe background.

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      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      We just revised how this works. From now on, you will be able to interact with a background iframe as long as the slide itself is completely empty. If there is slide content in the foreground, that will take precedence and prevent you from clicking through to the iframe background.

      Hope that makes sense and thanks for the feedback!

    • provide deck categories/tags

      Currently all decks are thrown into one big bag. It would be nice if we coult categorize them, tag them - and had an opportunity to filter somehow (not only by name)

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      • Save latest code theme

        Save latest selected code theme like you already save code language.

        It will save users time and make UI more consistent.

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          Good feedback, thanks. I’ve updated the theme selector to pick its defaults based on existing code blocks, just like language selector works.

        • Make it possible to set background-position

          Make it possible to set the background-position of a background image. In particular I need to be able to specify the equivalent of data-background-position='bottom right'

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            Great idea. I needed a break from what I was doing so I went ahead and added this. Reload the editor and you should see this new option next to where you pick background size.

          • Give users the ability to choose a presentation size

            You really need to give users the ability to choose a presentation size. The reason this is is that you need to give user the ultimate freedom with their designs and right now you box them into your own grid which constrains my ability to design.

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            • Fullscreen or Zoom option for mobile

              Can an option be added so that mobile users can either view the presentation fullscreen or have the ability to zoom in on the currently displayed slide?

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                4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                Presentations can now be zoomed via the standard pinch-to-zoom gesture on mobile!

                Mobile Safari does not support the Fullscreen API so that’s not an option for the time being.

              • Bulk change properties on multiple objects

                Multiple selections are already really powerful—moving things in groups is essential to an editing experience.

                Something I'm missing is being able to select objects of similar types and change their properties in bulk.

                Instead of scaling each Text object separately, I want to change the scale of an entire selection... or their colors, or their alignment. You get the idea.

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                  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  We’ve made it possible to select and configure multiple content blocks at once. This works for all properties that are mutually available for the selected blocks.

                • Edit slides while presenting

                  Allow live editing slides while presenting.

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                    Ongoing presentations are now kept in sync in real-time when changes are made in the editor. Note that this only works when presenting using the present view.

                  • Change the wording in the color picker from "Less options" to "Fewer options"

                    because "less" is used with non-countable nouns whereas "fewer" is used with countable nouns. Since "Options" is countable, it should be "Fewer options".

                    http://www.learnersdictionary.com/definition/less

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                    • Ability to toggle speaker notes

                      When a deck is shared with speaker notes visible they sometimes overlap with slide content. The viewer should be able to toggle the notes on/off to avoid this.

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                        We changed the speaker notes layout so that notes are no longer placed on top of presentation content. Instead notes are confined to a sidebar.

                      • borders on shapes

                        I often use shapes like circles and squares to create a basic diagram, and it would be useful to add an outline, so that I can have a white or transparent box with a thin dark border.

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                        • Upsizing for embedded decks

                          I think it would be very useful to be able to upsize a deck embedded into a personal site, blog or news article.

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                          • Include default code language in deck settings

                            Add default code language to deck settings so that language will be the default selected when a code block is added to a slide

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                              1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                              Great feedback, this is a pain point I’ve been meaning to address.

                              From now on we remember the last language you selected and use that as a default for any new code block you insert. When you reload the editor, we default to the language used in the first code block we find in the deck.

                              Note that you’ll need to reload the editor to see this change.

                            • modify lines to dashed or dotted

                              I love that we can now draw a line, but it's helpful to make them dashed or dotted.

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                              • Disable iframe video in speaker view

                                When using Speaker View on a slide with an iframe video set to autoplay, the video plays on both the speaker view and presentation view. This is particularly problematic due to the audio being doubled. I suggest not displaying the video in Speaker View. Instead display player controls. This would be helpful if not using autoplay.

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                                  This has been fixed – autoplay is now ignored in the speaker view. Thanks for the suggestion!

                                  Feel free to submit a new idea if you also want to suggest the addition of video controls.

                                • Grouping Decks

                                  Ability to create folders/groups of slides

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                                  • What if I loose my pasword or user name?

                                    Create a tool for the users who forgot their pasword or just cannot have access to their account for some reason.

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                                    • Add Elixir as one of the languages supported by syntax highlighting.

                                      Elixir is already supported by highlight.js.
                                      Love, love, love slides.com. Amazing tech!

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                                      • Allow Team plan accounts to login through Google / Facebook

                                        Currently, when clicking on the Login from a team profile page, it shows the form without social login (e.g. no Google Apps login). Hence, my login looks like this, every time: http://g.recordit.co/4HWx9c20FM.gif

                                        It'd be nice to see the same Login page as the one that can be reached from the homepage.

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