Introducing Copy/Paste for Styles

The new ‘Copy/Paste style’ feature is a handy shortcut in the Media editor. It allows you to copy the style (formatting) on any layer, and “paste” that style to other layers.

The list of style options is long: font family, font size, color, opacity, background, border, drop shadow… just to name a few. If you’re taking advantage of a these styles options, Copy/Paste will be a welcome time saver for any user making adjustments to your designs.

Say you’ve created a menu. It has 10 food options on it, each with a name and price. That’s 20 Text layers. You’ve got everything juust right. And then you decide to try out a different text color, maybe add a dropshadow… You try it out on the first menu item, play around a bit, and the final result looks great. But – do you really want to repeat your color and dropshadow edits 19 more times, for every text layer? Probably not. So use the copy/paste feature to copy the updated style of the first layer, and paste it to the other 19. Voila.

This can be used on any Text or Image layer. Notably, this feature was created as a result of usability testing on the new Google Sheets app. The Sheets app generates a *lot* of text layers, so the resulting repetitive formatting is a chore. The release of copy/paste lets us also release the Sheets app. Double win.

Major New ScreenScape Release Puts Spotlight on Production Values, Ease-of-use in Digital Signage

Next-generation platform from ScreenScape now generally available

Charlottetown, PE, Canada — (October 22, 2019) — ScreenScape Networks Inc. today hailed the arrival of ScreenScape5, a wholesale reinvention of its leading Saas-based digital signage solution.

“After more than two years of design and development work, and an extensive beta testing and customer feedback period, we’re thrilled to announce that ScreenScape5 is now generally available to all new customers” said ScreenScape CEO Mark Hemphill.

ScreenScape featured in TechNewsGadget

ScreenScape lent it’s expertise on digital signage to a recent article on the popular technology website TechNewsGadget. We coordinated with their editorial staff and contributed our knowledge of what digital signage is and why it’s an essential element of a complete marketing strategy.

In time digital signage will become another form of online marketing, however, because the screens are strategically located to engage with customers in the right place at the right time they will be a very special kind of online marketing network – where online and offline intersect.



Medical Pharmacies Engages Residents with Place-based Media

  • Specialty Pharmacy Services Provider Chooses Technology by ScreenScape. 
  • Ease-of-deployment, ease-of use, and distributed co-management capabilities cited as key factors in selecting ScreenScape.

MARKHAM, ON and CHARLOTTETOWN, PE  – (May 3, 2018) – Ontario-based Medical Pharmacies Group Limited (“Medical Pharmacies”) announced Friday it has selected ScreenScape Networks Inc. (“ScreenScape”) to replace its legacy digital signage solution and expand its resident media network. Medical Pharmacies is Canada’s leading pharmacy specializing in providing services to long term care, retirement homes and extended care facilities. They use place-based media to communicate with residents, publishing their own customized programming on television screens which are mounted in lobbies, dining rooms, and other communal areas where residents gather.

CSN Collision Centres turns to ScreenScape for Digital Signage

Canada’s largest network of collision repair facilities creates cross country network with leading online digital signage service


Toronto, ON and Charlottetown, PE – March 10, 2017 – ScreenScape Networks Inc, announced today they have been selected by CSN Collision Centres (“CSN”) to power a nationwide in-store media channel.

“Digital signage really complements the shop experience” says Larry French, CSN’s VP of Sales & Marketing.  “We want to create a consistent, comfortable and professional environment for our customers to experience when they walk into our repair facilities, and controlling the on-screen content helps us to do that”.