About Pinball

Using Wild Reels

Step 1: Add ideas to the reels using the ideas box

To put ideas into the reels use the tabs in the ideas box to add text or an image, or try a lucky dip for a random image or word.

Step 2: Use your mouse to add the idea to the chosen reel

For text, type into the box then click the tick and put the words into a reel with your mouse. For images, browse to select your own image. When it's in the box, click on it and use the mouse to put it on a reel.

Step 3: You can click 'Name It' to label the reels, add reels, and delete them

You can label the reels, by clicking on the ‘Name It’ field. You can delete reels by clicking on the cross and add another using the ‘Add Reel’ button.

Step 4: Click 'Spin' to mix the ideas up

When your ideas are all in, click ‘Spin’ to see what combination comes up. If you want to keep one of the ideas click ‘Hold’. Click again to release the reel.

Step 5: Click 'Finish' for more options

When you get a combination you like, click ‘Finish’ for more options.

Step 6: You can Save, Print or Flip your ideas to another tool

You can ‘Save’ these ideas as a jpeg, ‘Print’ them out or ‘Flip’ them to another Pinball tool, to do something new with them. Click on the cross if you want to go back to where you were.

Controls for Keyboard Users

Use TAB to move around the buttons. In the Ideas Box, use TAB, UP and DOWN ARROWS and ENTER to move around the tabs. Use LEFT and RIGHT ARROWS to move through images. Use the RIGHT and LEFT ARROWS to select a reel to put ideas into.

Contact Us

This is the first version of Pinball, but we'll be adding more tools soon. Please get in contact with us if you have any ideas about how to make it better.

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