You can create InDesign documents that include interactive controls such as buttons, movies and audio files, animation, and hyperlinks. You can then export the document to Fixed Layout EPUB output format to allow users to use an EPUB reader to view and interact with the document.
InDesign also allows you to create interactive document for export to Flash. For details, see Interactive web documents for Flash.
When you export an InDesign document to EPUB, you create an interactive file that is ready for viewing in an EPUB reader. Exporting to EPUB is a good way to create an interactive slideshow, or a flip book, based on an InDesign document.
Create or edit the InDesign document to prepare it for EPUB export. For more detailed information on exporting a document to EPUB, see Export to EPUB.
You can preview an InDesign interactive document using EPUB Interactivity Preview panel.
To preview interactivity in an EPUB document, click Window > Interactive > EPUB Interactivity Preview.
You can also open the Preview panel form interactive panels such as Animations, Buttons, and Forms by clicking the Preview Spread button at the lower right corner of the panel.
You can perform the following functions in the EPUB Interactivity Preview panel: