the multimedia catalog of the program offers different content in addition to text and media files, such as player bars, buttons, illustrations, images, stills, and logos. you can add an icon to any slide and drag it around to make your presentations look professional.
the program can be used to create multimedia presentations, which is a great tool for corporate training and education. it features a full-screen mode so that all animations and effects appear on your screen while the presentation runs on its own, which makes it perfect for interactive presentations, multimedia cd-roms and flash projects. with mediator, you can create any type of presentations you like, whether static or interactive.
mediator is a multimedia authoring tool developed by matchware, an independent publisher of educational cd-roms. the environment is a self-contained program which includes a project manager, story editor, slideshow builder, and full-featured multimedia authoring tool. mediator is designed to be used with the matchware media catalog, a collection of pre-canned content that can be simply added to any presentation. the program comes with lots of useful pre-designed objects, as well as a series of templates which can be applied to the page as a whole, as well as to individual objects on the page.
mediator has a highly intuitive interface which makes it easy to create, preview, and publish multimedia projects which are very similar to powerpoint and flash presentations. the workspace concept is well designed and extremely flexible: you can place the application in full-screen or show just the toolbar to work with your media, and the tools and controls appear in a minimal manner. the workspace also changes automatically to reflect the objects you place on the page.