Learn about Storyboard Suite features and functionality. 

All product documentation is available online as HTML, PDF (installed with product), and as Eclipse help in Storyboard Designer.




Storyboard Suite 4.2.1 Documentation

Storyboard Suite 4.2.1 Table of Contents

Storyboard Design Tutorials

Release Notes



Quick Links

The following are quick links to popular topics in our documentation:

Crank Storyboard Overview - Answers the question, "What is Storyboard?"

Crank Storyboard Designer - All about Storyboard Designer, the design environment for Storyboard applications

Creating a Storyboard Designer Project - Understand the mulitple ways to create a project in Storyboard

Working with Multiple Application Design Files - Working on an application project with other teammates? This will help

Crank Storyboard Engine - Learn more about the engine that runs the Storyboard applications

Target Configuration - Get Storyboard applications up and running on device hardware. Includes information on:

Event Definitions - All about the supported standard and plugin (optional) events in Storyboard

Action Definitions - There are a lot of built-in and plugin (optional) actions.  This section explains how to use them

Render Extension Definitions - Learn about the supported render extensions, including: common, fill, polygon, rectangle, image, text, eternal, and 3D model

The Storyboard Lua API (Lua API) gives developers access to the Engine though a Lua scripting interface. Learn more about:

Storyboard IO - Learn about Storyboard IO, a platform-independent API that provides communication between the application and the embedded system

Optimizing Your Storyboard Application - How to make your application look great while being as efficient as possible

Storyboard Software Updates - How to get Storyboard Suite product updates


Recently Added/Updated Storyboard Designer Functionality

Learn more about some recently added features and functionality:


The Forums are always open - Visit Crank Software's Web Forums for community discussions and support.

Crank Storyboard Suite v4.2 Online Documentation