Text/Title Effect lets you add text to your videos. Drag and drop this effect to the effect track in the Timeline to add text.
Video Edit Magic will add the Text/Title video effect to the selected track at the seek slider's position. The text will appear on the video for a total duration of the Text/Title effect.
The Text/Title effect will automatically shift all clips in the Timeline to make room for the effect at the beginning of the Timeline. It will also add a Video Color Clip to the selected video track. This clip provides a background color to the added Text/Title effect.
Video Edit Magic adds the Text/Title effect to the end of the Timeline. It will also add a Video Color Clip to the selected video track. This clip provides you with a background color for the added Text/Title effect.
When you add a Text/Title Effect to the Timeline, the Add Text Properties window appears.
When you add text as Opening Title or Closing Credit, Video Edit Magic automatically adds a Video Color Clip to the Timeline. This forms the background color of the video over which the text appears. The default color is Black. To change this color:
On the Format menu, click Transparent Background. You can also click the Transparent Background toolbar button.
Select the desired Font and Font Size from the drop down boxes on the toolbar.
On the Format menu, point to Font Styles and select the style that you want to apply to the current text.
On the Format menu, point to Font Effects and select the font effect that you want to apply to the current text.
To change the text position, drag the text to the new position.
To use the preset text positions, go to the Format menu and then to Text Position. Select the position where you want to automatically position the text in the video.
To center the text vertically, point to the the Format menu and click Center Vertically. Similarly, to center the text horizontally, point to the Format menu and click Center Horizontally.
The preset text positions and the options to center text vertically and horizontally are also present on the toolbar.