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Flip Album Suite 5.5

Type of Program: Digital Albums
Supported Platforms: Windows 9x/NT/2000/ME/XP
Company Name: Flip Album
Version: 5.5
Price: $54.95(Download) $59.95(Boxed)


Unbelievably the makers of Flip Album Suite 5 have improved it!! If you read my review of Flip Album Suite 5 at and then add these features: UNDO/REDO Function Users can now UNDO/REDO their last actions. Paste Special Users now have the option to paste the copied objects into different supported formats using the paste special function, Insert multiple blank pages Users now have the option to insert 1 or more blank page(s) into an album, Set book direction (bi-directional) Users now have the option to set the book direction to start from left to right or right to left, Multi-Selection of Objects on Page Users can now use the Shift key + mouse click to select multiple objects on page and perform the following functions: Cut/Copy/Paste/Delete Selection - Rotate objects - Resize objects - Add effects - Set link - Alignment of objects relative to page - Autoformat function to align objects - Move/Delete Picture File.

PC/Mac Compatibility for Album CDs created Users can now create Album CDs that can play on both PC and Mac, QuickStart Wizard A 3-step wizard to guide new users in creating an album fast by opening a folder, selecting the page layout and a theme, Grid, Guide and Ruler Users can now turn on grid, guides and ruler for easier layout of objects on the page, More slideshow settings - User has more transition effects to choose from - Background music will be played if enabled - Screen saver and power save will be disabled - User can run a slideshow of batch selected pages, Optimization of file size for Upload Users now have the option to resize their images for uploading to the web for faster transfer, Hide/Unhide Overview/Contents/Index entries

Users now have the option to hide/unhide entries on the Overview/Contents/Index pages, Batch operation on Overview/Contents/Index Pages Users can now perform more batch operations on the Overview/Contents/Index Pages:Effects - 3D - Shadow - Crop Shape - Add Frame Page Properties - Page Background - Page Position - Page Audio

I thought version 5 was pure magic but this goes a realm beyond that. Definitely a must have.

User Friendly
Ease of Installation
Reviewed by Simon Baillie

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