Other Legacy Products


How do I remove out-wipes?

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

Go to the Design List menu and you will see the out-wipes listed as “Out: .” You can cut or delete them from there.


My script disappeared. How do I get it back? (or, it was replaced by a single page named after my script).

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

You have discovered one of two features: If the number on the script title bar (right side) doesn’t read “1″, then you have used the Script Switcher feature which lets you edit more than one script at a time. Click … Read More »


The “Shuffler” sometimes shows the wrong images. How can I update them?

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

Scalar saves shuffler icons from the File menu in temporary files (.NFO) so they display more quickly when viewed again. If you change a graphic file, you will have to “visit” that file with the File menu to update the … Read More »


I can’t get the wipe I’ve chosen to move in a certain direction.

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

Certain wipes have limited wipe directions. For example, some can only go North/South but not East/West. Some experimentation may be required to find which wipes work best. No table or listing of wipes with possible wipe directions is available at … Read More »


I have a number of FLC/FLI animations along with playback of WAV sound samples. Sometimes the animation stops, stutters and/or the audio cuts out. What can I do to prevent this?

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

Your system may have the following conditions:

-Low powered CPU (i.e. 75 MHz Pentium or slower).
-Too little memory (e.g. 16 MB)
-Badly fragmented hard disk or slow access storage device (e.g. double-speed (2X) CD-ROM drive).
-Inefficient sound card (e.g. relies on CPU to … Read More »


Using a Creative Labs AWE64 or AWE64 Gold sound card, Scala recognizes it as an AWE32 but there is no sound. What can I do to fix this problem?

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

Be sure to run the AWE64 utility “CTPNP.EXE” before starting the Scala application. Refer to the AWE64 manual for more information on using this utility with DOS based products or visit Creative Labsr web site for more information.


How do I get my sound to work?

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

There are a number of issues when configuring sound. First, be sure that your audio hardware settings are correct. Scala sometimes assigns the wrong information during the Autodetect process. You must check the settings in Scala against the settings from … Read More »


What is the difference between InfoChannel Designer Demo vs. the Product?

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

There are no differences in functionality as such.

The “30-day demo” is exactly that–a demo what will execute on your machine for 30 days from the time of installation.

The product CD includes various clip art and demo scripts, the package contains … Read More »


The wait for mouse feature works when I author but does not work when I publish to a channel.

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

The player for ICDesigner is not capable of handling the mouse click feature when in channel play mode. Therefore you cannot publish a channel with mouse click page advance. Instead you can use a transparent button called invisible.btn and stretch … Read More »


Boolean variables are reset when script loops

Posted on July 23rd, by Robyn Ellan in FAQs, Other Legacy Products. Comments Off

Using the branch menu, goto the page following initial variable declaration.

Work-Around: Author a loop to the point in the script after the variable definition.






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