Using the timeline to select objects

Sometimes, the objects are so close to each other that you might have a hard time selecting the correct one. The objects can also be stacked on top of one other so that selecting an object that is not on top of the stack can be very tricky. Using the Timeline panel, you can make sure that the object you select is the one you actually want to select!

  1. If necessary, return to the Chapter04/takeTheTrain.cptx file.
  2. Click the Timeline bar at the very bottom of the screen to open the Timeline panel.
  1. Use the Filmstrip to navigate to slide 3. This slide contains several images stacked on top of each other.
  2. Look at the Timeline panel at the bottom of the screen.

In the Timeline panel, each line (layer) represents ...

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