Viewing images with Auto Advance

You can use the Auto Advance feature to create a quick slideshow preview of a group of images, or all the images in a folder.

To start Auto Advance:

  1. Open a group of images in View mode.
  2. Click View | Auto Advance | Options.
  3. In the Auto Advance dialog box, set the options as described below.
  4. Click Start.
  5. To advance to the next image, press Space.
  6. To return to the previous image, press Backspace.
  7. To stop or restart Auto Advance, press Pause.

Auto Advance options


Determines the order that you want to display your images. Select one of the following options:

  • Forward
  • Reverse
  • Random


Automatically restarts the slideshow after the last image has been displayed.


Specifies how long to display each image. Drag the slider or type a value from 0 to 864000000 to set the time (in milliseconds).


Select the Play audio clips check box to play any audio embedded in the selected images.

Viewing images with Auto Advance