ISBN 9788170294412,Multimedia on the PC

Multimedia on the PC


BPB Publications



BPB Publications

Publication Year 200

ISBN 9788170294412

ISBN-10 817029441X


Number of Pages 194 Pages
Language (English)

General studies

Multimedia is a major growth area of PC computing, and its importance is set to increase as the selection of CD-ROM becomes even greater. In this book, you’ll find out what a CD ROM is,how it works, and why it is such a perfect add-on for a PC,allowing you to buy programs ,text ,graphics and sound on the CD. Ian Sinclair describes the installation of a CD-ROM drive and a sound card,pointing out the common problems that arise, and then shows how to use them to create a complete multimedia presentation that contains text,photos, a soundtrack with your own voice recorded as a commentary,even animation and edited footage, You’l l also find out how to hear your typed text spoken by your computer.    Table of Contents 1.       Introducing Multimedia 2.       CD-ROM and how it works 3.       Adding CD-ROM drive 4.       Text-based data 5.       Working with images 6.       Sound Waves 7.       Adding a sound card 8.       Using sound 9.       Generating your own c ard 10.   More advanced aspects 11.   Bundled software 12.   Using Picture Book   Appendix A: Printing out a README file Appendix B:Specialised suppliers Appendix C:Further reading Appendix D:The Public Domain Software Library Appendix E: Multimedia in India Glossary of terms Index