Viewing Swatch Sets

You can view your Swatch Sets in the Preview window, using your available presets. You use a Zoom Viewer: Custom Viewer Preset for Swatch Sets.

Dynamic Media Classic comes with default Viewer Presets. Administrators can create or modify the Viewer Presets.

Setting up Zoom Viewer presets for Swatch Sets

You can create and customize Viewer Presets to suit your needs.

  1. On the Global Navigation bar, click Setup > Viewer Presets.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • To create a preset, click Add. In the Add Viewer Preset dialog box, in the Viewer drop-down list, choose Swatch Set Viewer, then click Add.
    • To edit an existing Swatch Set Viewer preset, select the preset, and then click Edit.
  3. On the Configure Viewer page, in the Preset Name text field, type a name for the Swatch Set Viewer preset.

  4. Choose options in the Configure Viewer screen.

    To see a description of an option, click the Info Tip icon to the right of the option.

    The Preview page displays the viewer as you update and change settings.

  5. Click Save.

Previewing Swatch Sets in a Viewer

You can use Preview to see how an asset appears on particular viewer type such as HTML5. Depending on the asset type and associated viewer that you have selected to preview, not all viewer type platforms are available in Preview.

  1. In the Asset Library panel on the left side, in the Show drop-down list, select a Swatch Set-based asset type such as Swatch Set.

  2. In the Asset Library panel on the left side, navigate the Asset folders that contain Swatch Set that you want to preview with a viewer.

  3. Do any one of the following:

    • Near the upper-right corner of the Dynamic Media Classic window, click the List View icon. In the Asset window, hover on an asset, then click Preview (not the Preview drop-down list).
    • Near the upper-right corner of the Dynamic Media Classic window, click the Grid View icon. In the Asset window, in an asset thumbnail window, click Preview (not the Preview drop-down list).
    • Near the upper-right corner of the Dynamic Media Classic window, click the Detail View icon. On the same toolbar, click Preview (not the Preview drop-down list).
  4. (Optional) In the Preview window, in the drop-down list at the bottom, select the URL encoding that you want applied to the asset’s URL when it is copied.

  5. To preview the asset in the selected viewer, click a viewer link.

    When you click a given viewer link, its associated URL is automatically copied to the clipboard.

  6. To return to the Preview pager, close the displayed viewer.

  7. Click Close to return to the Assets page.

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