Populate Frames

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You can now quickly copy and paste key vocabulary from your planning, curriculum documents or a web page straight into Widgit Online grids. Let Widgit Online populate your resource for you using the copied text, making resource creation even quicker.

Choosing a template

The populate frames tool is available for use with all Widgit Online templates including Dual-Language templates.

Click on the template you would like to use for your resource to open it in the editor.

Populate Frames

Populate Frames Button Click the populate frames tool on the top toolbar to insert your list of words or phrases.

 

Populate Frames with your list

Your list can then be typed or copy-and-pasted into the dialog box from a number of sources including Word documents, Excel Spreadsheets, Emails and webpages.

Up to 500 words and phrases can be added into the dialog box.

Please note long lists may take a few minutes to symbolise.

Populate Options

Populate frames from the start of the document Populate frames from the start of the document
Your list will be added from the start of the document.
Populate frames starting from the selected frame Populate frames starting from the selected frame
Your list will populate from the frame you had selected onwards.
Populate selected frames starting from the current page Populate selected frames starting from the current page
Hold Ctrl down to select multiple frames. Your list will then populate these frames on the current page and all pages that are subsequently added.
Automatically add pages to use up all the text Automatically add pages to use up all the text
To accomodate all the entries in your list, pages may need to be added to your document. If you turn this option off your list may be cut short as there will not be enough frames to populate.

Confirm and Populate

Confirm and Populate Frames

After you have typed or copy-and-pasting your list into the dialog box and selected the options you want you can click the Populate Frames button to confirm your selection and populate frames in your document.

Click Populate Frames