the option is only applied to the next pictures being moved to the project
timeline/storyboard... not to those already there....
it's not a right or wrong thing... that's the way it is... personally I
don't make projects that use the same picture duration for all the pictures
website references are to www.papajohn.org
"Pat" <Pat@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> I'm trying to make a DVD slide show from photos, for my son's graduation.
> I want to change the default picutre duration for he entire project from 5
> seconds to 10 seconds.
> I found the dialog box fo it, on "Tools - Options", but it doesn't work.
> I can change it on the screen, but it doesn't stay.
> There is no "save" button.
> Is there a secret?
> And why can't Microsoft make things right the first time?