Button Builder Screen Format
Button builder is a software utility you can use to create custom buttons for images you have create.
Features of Button Builder:
Create random form buttons
Create shadows for buttons
Indicate thumbnails position, display size of button and titles (including movies and still
To create a button, you need at least 3 images.
Create each image with a pixel size of 200 x 200.
1. Button image
The images of the button itself.
2. Mask of button shape
A mask image that specify the
form or shape of the button itself.
The part inside the shape is
black, the deleted outside part is
white. Create this image in
3. Thumbnail mask
This is the image which specifies
the display portion of the
thumbnail picture in relation to
the button shape. A thumbnail is
a miniature image of the movie
frames and still pictures within a
folder that are registered in the
Capty DVD/VCD menu. Create
this image in gray scale.
4. Mask of button shadow.
This mask indicates the form of the shadow for a particular button. The black area becomes the shadow
portion and the white area is deleted. Create this image in gray scale.
5. Mask of selected button.
This mask specifies that the title in the DVD video menu is being selected. Create this image in gray scale.
6. Listed Thumbnail
This thumbnail image can be used as a custom button in the list of thumbnails that are displayed in the Capty
DVD/VCD button style settings panel.
Indicating thumbnail display
You can indicate the position and display size of all the button thumbnails. If you click the “Display thumbnail
setup frame” button, a bounding box (for adjusting position and size) will appear in the button preview window.
Drag any of the four corners to change the display size. Press the mouse within the box and drag to adjust
Setting button names.
Type button name in the “Edit Box”. In the recent version, this function cannot be used.