Find people quickly with automatic highlighting of the entire household, where available.
Yellow highlight - Whether you selected someone from your tree or searched for someone new, that person will be highlighted in yellow when viewing his or her record in the Interactive Image Viewer.
Green highlight - If the person that is highlighted in yellow is in a household that has any other members, they will all be highlighted in green.
Orange highlight - An orange highlight will be placed on any row that is not already highlighted in green or yellow when your mouse hovers over that row.
- Informative Tips
Hover over each cell to see a transcription and learn more about each fact in the record, where available.
- Name Label Overlay
When zoomed in on the image, a transcription of the name from each row on the image will appear on the left side of the viewer once you have panned beyond the image's name column. This will allow you to view any part of the image without losing track of which name was on each row.
Use the Actions menu to print, view record source, remove highlighting, and more.
Print - Print the image or the current view.
Share - This feature is not yet implemented. Please follow the link to the standard viewer to share.
View index - This menu item opens the panel at the bottom of the image to show the indexed data for this image. The Index panel will not be available for records that have not yet been indexed.
View source - Select this menu item to open the source panel and learn which organization provided the image.
Image controls - Mousing over this menu item expands to show the available features for adjusting the image. The specific features are described in the "Image Controls" section of this page.
Help and Tips - This menu item will bring you to the Learn More page that you are currently viewing.
Options – This menu item provides control of advanced features such as household highlights, hover tips, the name panel, and allows you to switch from this interactive image viewer to the standard viewer. Specific features are described in the "Options" section of this page.
- Image Controls
Rotate left and Rotate right - These menu items will rotate the image by 90 degrees in either the left (counter-clockwise) or right (clockwise) direction.
Flip Horizontally and Flip Vertically - Flip the image.
Invert Colors - Reverse the colors of the image (black becomes white, white becomes black, etc). In some cases, this will allow the image to be more easily viewed.
More and Less Contrast - Improve the contrast to make the image more readable.
Highlight the selected person and their household - By default, household highlights are displayed on the image. Uncheck this menu option to disable household highlights.
Show tips for fields and orange hover overlays - When enabled, tips will appear to help explain each area of the image.
Show locked names overlay - When zoomed in on the image, a transcription of the name from each row on the image will appear on the left side of the viewer once you have panned beyond the image's name column. This will allow you to view any part of the image without losing track of which row you are on.
Use enhanced images - When enabled, images are automatically adjusted for light levels. This is helpful for most collections.
Switch to non-interactive viewer - Clicking this link takes you out of the interactive viewer and returns you to the standard image viewer.