This is a Java ticker applet with several cool features that can enhance
your web site. At a specified rate, it reads and reloads from a Unicode-supported
text file as well as its images. You can set colors, font face / style / size,
web address links, ticking speed, background image,
shadow / outline effects, pause time, spaces, etc.
Cut and paste the code in this commented HTML exmaple, TickLeft.html
and open the file TickLeft.txt to see how keywords are used.
The followings are a brief list of the keywords.
||<color_R_G_B> ... </color>
||R, G, B, are color components 0..255
||<link_URL_frame> ... </link>
||URL is the web address and frame is the target frame
Frame options are as follows
"self" = current frame
"parent" = parent frame
"top" = top-most frame
"blank" = new unnamed top-level frame
"x" = new top-level frame named "x"
||<font_face_style_size> ... </font>
||style (0 = plain, 1 = bold, 2 = italic, 3 = bold and italic)
||time is in milliseconds
||amount is in pixels
||filename is either in GIF or JPG
||<effect_type_R_G_B> ... </effect>
||effect (shadow or outline), R G B are the color of background
||unicode is the number
Move the mouse onto items and you may find some hot links.