There are two navigation menus available when using the e-Edition of the Chickasaw Times. The options available will differ based on the type of device you are using to read the e-Edition (i.e. desktops, tablets, smartphones). This tutorial will help you find the common functions and demonstrate how they can assist you.
Top Menu Bar
The menu located at the top of the e-Edition provides the following functions:
- Preview all pages
Provides a small thumbnail of each page in the current edition. Pages can be selected by clicking to go directly to them.
- View all links
Provides a listing of all the webpages and email links in the current edition. For each link a small thumbnail of the page will also be displayed. Clicking a link will open it in a new window. Clicking an email address will open your device's default email application.
- View all archived editions
Provides a listing of all editions of the Chickasaw Times that are currently available through the e-Edition system. Click on any of the editions to open it.
- Flip to first page
Turns the current edition to page 1.
- Flip to previous page
Turns the page back one page at a time.
- Flip to next page
Turns the page forward one page at a time.
- Flip to last page
Turns the current edition to the last page.
> - Search current edition
Enter a term in the search field provided and click this icon to search the current edition only. Results are shown and mousing over the pages will show a thumbnail of the page the searched word was found on.
> - Search all archive editions
Enter a term in the search field provided and click this icon to search ALL e-Editions that are available in the system. Results are shown in a list, and mousing over the pages will show a thumbnail of the page the searched word was found on.
The pages from the current edition will always show first, followed by the pages that contain the searched term from other editions.
The month and year will show at the beginning of the teaser text to make for easy reviewing.
Provides thumbnails of each page of the edition. Click the pages to select them for printing.
> - Download selected pages as PDF
Provides thumbnails of each page of the edition. Click the pages to select them to download as PDF documents.
- - Download entire edition as PDF
Provides a popup window with a download button to download the entire edition as a PDF document.
- Crop (clip) a section of a page
Changes the pointer cursor to a crop cursor. Click and drag over a portion of the current page to select it for printing. Once selected, the print icon will be shown at the bottom right corner of the selection window created.
- Toggle full screen view
Stretches the e-Edition window to fit the full screen. Press the ESC key or click the button again to exit full screen view.
- Internal system help
Click to view the help text provided within the system.
Bottom Menu Bar
To read a story, simply click anywhere on a page. This will zoom the edition to the default Reading Mode zoom level. Once zoomed in, a new menu appears at the bottom of the screen. This menu allows the zoom level to be controlled in greater detail.
The first icon provides a quick exit from the Reading Mode zoom level back to the "fit to page" zoom level.
The other 'a' buttons will change the zoom level, allowing you to fit it to what is most comfortable for your viewing needs.