2.5 Carousel

The "Carousel" tile rotates the content of a Sharepoint Picture Library, Blog or Announcements list item as illustrated by the below examples.

Banner Rotator:

This example displays the images stored in the Sharepoint Picture Library pointed at via the "URL" setting. It automatically rotates every 9 seconds (default setting) and the images can optionally be linked when adding a column named "URL" to the picture library.
Also the carousel automatically displays the image "Title" and "Description" if present.


News Carousel:

This example displays the news items stored in the Sharepoint Announcements List pointed at via the "URL" setting. It automatically rotates every 9 seconds (default setting) and the news items are linked to the List detail view page. The carousel automatically displays the annoucement "Title" and "Body"

The second example also displays the image attached to the list item by specifying an item template in the "Content" tile setting:


Blog Post:

This example displays the most recent blog post of the blog specified by the URL. ALso, the text displayed by the tile is truncated to a maximum of 40 words via the "/more=nn" parameter: 



you can specify the below options via the web part's "Options" setting or into the Tile's "Content" setting

display navigation bullets:sliderbullets=1slider speed in seconds (entering"0" disables autoplay):sliderspeed=10display slider navigation arrows:slidernavigation=1Separate multiple options with the "|" pipe characeter:sliderbullets=1|slidernavigation=1