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Version: 1.0

Posted: 2003-03-05

Build Requirements: Mac OS X, JAXP (Java API for XML Processing)

Runtime Requirements: Mac OS X JAXP (Java API for XML Processing)

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PictureShow is a Java command line tool that takes a list of images and creates a Keynote document with a slide for each image, with the image's name below it. By default it will create a simple, white-on-black theme. Optionally a Keynote theme document (or a regular Keynote document) may be specified whose theme will be applied to the document created. Requirements: JAXP (Java API for XML Processing) Keywords: Keynote XML schema file format document APXL

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2003-03-05Shows how to create a Keynote document via code, demonstrated with a Java command-line tool.

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