The Slides application in CryptPad is an integration of CodeMirror.
Tools: Show/hide the text editor toolbar.
Insert: Add an image to the document. The image can be chosen in the CrpytDrive or uploaded. Logged in users
Theme: Set colors for the editor, detailed below.
Preview: Show/hide the slides preview pane.
Présenter: Launch the slide presentation in full window.
Writing slides with Markdown¶
CryptPad slides are written in Markdown, a lightweight syntax that offers basic formatting while remaining readable.
The main addition to basic Markdown in the Slides application is the
--- delimiter to separate slides.
Layout: Toggle slide numbers, date, title, and transitions.
Background Image: Displayed on all slides.
Custom CSS: Paste CSS code to customise the presentation’s appearance.
Text color, Background color: Pick colors for the presentation.
Theme: Color scheme used in the code editor pane.
It is strongly advised not to insert external images in documents.
The Markdown syntax
supported but presents security risks. Malicious code can be embedded in
images and result in data leakage.
For this reason, CryptPad makes use of
media-tag to insert images
from the CryptDrive. This syntax is more complex but it is managed
automatically by the Insert menu.
To browse through all images and diagrams in a document using the full width of the window:
Double clickon an image or diagram in the Markdown preview.
Navigate with the arrow keys.
Close the light box with or