Authoring DVD menus can be fun but what if you need some stunning DVDs fast. You should also check out the animated DVD menus here.|
In order to install templates you have to use [Tools->Install templates ...], choose the templates you want to install and Download / Install them.
The whole process should now be very easy and transparent (Internet connection required).
If you want to create a template simply design a Menu with some buttons and choose then [DVDMenu->Store as Template ...].
Note, you can only define ButtonObjects as DropDown zones for the templates.
Here is a detailed description of the XML file and required format for the templates.
And finally here is a guide on how to create a animated menu template.