Node Editor

Node Editor Overview

The node editor allow the author to edit the node properties.


The Scenario Editor pulls together all the tools you need to build a scenario

  • Create and link Node types to form your scenario
  • Preview and test your scenario in the Player

Index



Node Editor Functions

Help: Look for the icon in the editor to find in context help or hover over the button for more information.

Toggle between the editor and the preview as you work

Node View Toggle

Edit: Edit any of the node settings.

Desktop preview: Preview what the Node looks like in the player on large screen.

Tablet preview: Preview what the Node looks like in the player on medium screen.

Mobile preview: Preview what the Node looks like in the player on small screen.


Optional fields
  • Title is optional.
  • Tags help keep things organized.

    Node Tags


Content Body

The content body is where most of your content will go.

The content body is where most of your content will go. Body




Adding emojis to your content

Step 1. Click the three dots in the node editor and then click on the smiley face.

Add Emojis

Step 2. Select your emoji icon to add to the content. Emoji Selector

You can resize the emoji by highlighting the icon and selecting a larger font size.




Embed YouTube videos

Click here to learn more about about embedding YouTube! videos




Piping

Use "%answer%" in the editor to pipe forward the last selected choice.




Clear Word formatting

When pasting from Word it can help to use clear formatting to remove any oddities.

clear Word formatting




Choices

Choices link the nodes together. Each Scene node must have at least one choice.

Enable points and timer settings in the settings tab.

Scenario Choice

  • [Add a new choice]: Adds a new choice.
  • Choice text:
  • Link:
  • Delete a choice by clicking

Point Action

Add or subtract points for selecting this choice

Scenario Choice


Timer Action

Add or subtract time (in seconds) from the clock when a user selects this choice

Scenario Choice




Linking Nodes

Create

Link choice

Editor List view and Canvas view

We've built two editors to for desktop and mobile experience.

switch views

Linking Choices in Canvas

Node Card

The node card view is native to the canvas editor.

Node Card on the Canvas Editor

  • Edit: Opens the node editor.
  • Preview: Opens the Node in the Player on a new browser tab.
  • Copy or Duplicate: Creates a copy of the node.
  • Delete: Deletes the node.
  • A Global bonus or penalty defined in the scenario settings. If the globe is not there then setting was configured on the choice.

Scenario canvas editor

List View

Scenario list editor

Last modified on October 10, 2020