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Adobe Presenter 7.0.7 is HERE with ActionScript 3.0 Support

mLearning Revolution

Today I’m happy to report that our much anticipated update of Adobe Presenter with full support for ActionScript 3.0 (AS3) is here, and this is a free update to anyone who owns Adobe Presenter 7, or any version of our Adobe eLearning Suite. You can learn more about Adobe Presenter 7 by visiting our Presenter pages online HERE. Send to Kindle. eLearning

22 Great Free ActionScript 3.0 Learning Resources

Upside Learning

About a year back we realized using AS 3.0 in the custom eLearning development would be essential. A few weeks back I wrote about the reasons for using ActionScript 3.0 [AS 3.0] in Flash based eLearning development. Adobe’s AS3 Migration Cookbook. ActionScript 1:1 with Doug Winnie. Colin Moock’s lost ActionScript weekend. Kirupa’s Flash and ActionScript Tutorials.

Why Use ActionScript 3.0 in Flash Based eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Adobe Flash Professional is undoubtedly the most popular tool for custom eLearning development. With the help of its inbuilt programming language ActionScript developers can code interactions, communicate with servers, program animations etc. The latest version of ActionScript- ActionScript 3.0 [AS 3.0] was released in 2006. New APIs and Frameworks – Adobe has developed many new capabilities in Flash Player, AS 3.0 Some of these libraries/classes are even backed by Adobe. eLearning Development ActionScript 3.0 AS 3.0 over AS 1.0 or AS 2.0 –.

Adobe Captivate 5: Don't Quote Me!

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

The message refers to actionscript keywords and user variables , but John wasn't using actionscript or user variables.   Looking to learn Adobe Captivate 5? Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivateby Kevin Siegel.   Among other things, you'll find the Project Name and Description fields. Why bother filling out these fields? Go figure!

Adobe Cookbooks

eLearning Cyclops

Adobe's Developer Connection has added Adobe Cookbooks ,  [link]. Members can post Adobe code for Flash, Flex, Air, ColdFusion, Dreamweaver, and other Adobe products. At this point the majority of the code shared is ActionScript and Flex code. Adobe Flash Lite flashlite Adobe Groups flash

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

Courses Developed in ActionScript 3: If you have projects developed in ActionScript 3, you can use Flash Professional CS5 and higher to publish them as native apps for Android and iOS platforms. Apart from working with the above tools, we have been recently experimenting with Adobe Edge and results look quite promising. 1.Flash Course. For HTML output. For Native Apps.

E-learning Tools: A Developer’s Review of Adobe Captivate 7

SweetRush

For those of us in the e-learning and m-learning space, and especially for those who regularly rely on Adobe products, it is impossible to ignore Adobe Captivate. In this article we dig deeper into the capabilities of Adobe Captivate 7 as we help you evaluate e-learning tools for your own use by answering some questions about e-learning authorware. 1. No problems here.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Adobe Edge Animate. Apart from supporting many common SWF features such as vector graphics, embedded fonts, images and timeline animation, it also converts basic ActionScript 2.0 and ActionScript 3.0 It uses PowerPoint to develop rich mobile content and also has plug-in to add surveys, quizzes, assessments, and rich media such as streaming video, ePubs, and Adobe PDFs. 9.

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Am I a Flash developer?

Learning Developments

Adobe Flash is a very complicated product and in order to create a Flash application, you need a variety of skills. ActionScript is just one more programming language I've learned in order to do this. I can use ActionScript to respond to events and work with Movie Clips. ActionScript FlashAs I build up my development skills and try to communicate my skills to others I do business with, I keep asking myself, "am I a Flash developer?" On one hand, as a software engineer, I am well equipped to write Flash applications. also understand how to work with objects.

Adobe FlashTutorials

eLearning Cyclops

For some, I am delving beyond my current knowledge of Flash Actionscript. Adobe Flash Lite flash Free e-learningI have been deep into numerous Flash projects. Some are WBT’s that contain Flash interactions, others are entire courses made in Flash. Thus, I have been visiting many Flash tutorials. Here are some of the Flash tutorial sites I found out there. FYI: These sites contain free tutorials.

What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite2?

Upside Learning

Adobe recently released eLearning Suite 2 comprising of Captivate 5, Flash Professional CS5, Dreamweaver CS5, Photoshop CS5 Extended, Acrobat 9 Pro, Presenter 7 (available on Windows only), Soundbooth CS5, Bridge CS5, Device Central CS5 in it. Thankfully, Adobe Apple fight is not affecting everything). Again here’s a short video –. 2.

Easily Create eLearning Games and Interactions

eLearning Brothers

The Interaction Builder produces a Flash.swf file (Actionscript 2 or 3) when published and is perfect for authoring tools such as: Captivate 5 or 6. Adobe Presenter. The Interaction Builder is online software that quickly creates Flash games and interactions that are easily imported into your rapid eLearning authoring tool. Building interactions is easy. No programming skills needed.

Do you know your E-learning Buckets?

Integrated Learnings

You could be a beginning Captivate user creating a self-paced page turner, you could be a Flash developer melding ActionScript and Javascript to communicate with an LMS, or you could be an instructor maxing out whiteboards and breakout rooms in Adobe Connect to synchronously engage learners. By Jonathan Shoaf. I've discovered recently I don't like the term e-learning. This is because I recently had to go through the process of understanding what salary you pay someone who is an e-learning developer. It turns out that it varies dramatically depending on who you ask. Simulations.

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Free Flash eLearning Interaction Template

eLearning Brothers

You’ll need to own a copy of Adobe Flash to open this one. You’ll notice that we are giving you both the actionscript 2 and 3 files. Once again, we are sharing another eLearning template for FREE! This is one of our Flash Interaction templates. Hope you enjoy! Click the link below to go to our eLearning Templates site to download the files.

Apple Vs Adobe: Impact On Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

The war between Adobe and Apple just got hotter. Apple has revised the Developer Program License Agreement to ban the use of cross compiler tools like Unity3d, Appcelerator’s Titanium, Adobe’s Flash CS5 etc. The new update in the Apple’s Developer Program License Agreement has once again broken Adobe’s hopes of running Flash based apps on the iPhone and iPad.

[Video] 5 Steps for Using GreenSock Animations in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

first learned ActionScript and remember my excitement when I discovered an easier way to do cool animations with GreenSock, with just a few simple lines of code I could make things bounce, fade, move, tween, and much more. started using it in Adobe Edge Animate and feel in love with it again. When I first started programming it was back when Flash was a big player in web development.

Using Challenges for Learning: Part 1

Twitterpated with Learning

I had a busy start to the year.*  In addition to working on several online, asynchronous learning projects, I taught an Adobe Flash/ActionScript 3 class as part of a college program focused on game design and development.  It was a lot of fun – I used to do a lot more in-person teaching and tutoring, and I didn’t realize how much I’d missed it until I dove back into it. Explosions!

A Run Through of Flash CS5 From Adobe TV

eLearning Cyclops

These include text layout framework, code snippets, ActionScript editor, Spring for bones, video improvements, new deco brushes, and Flash Builder & mobile content. Here is a video from AdobeTV of Greg Rewis' run through of some of the new features and improvements in Flash Professional CS5. link]. flash

New Features in Adobe Captivate 4

Steve Howard

Tridib Roy Chowdhury has posted an extensive list of Adobe Captivate 4 new features to The Adobe Captivate Blog. Adobe Photoshop layer support- Preserve layers in imported Adobe® Photoshop® (PSD) files. Adobe® ActionScript® 3.0 Posted in Adobe, Captivate, eLearning. Adobe Captivate eLearningProductivity, Richness, and Robustness. Round-trip PowerPoint workflow – optional linking or embedding. Variables and Advanced Actions. Text-to-speech functionality. Customizable widgets – Flash components. Table of Contents and Aggregator.

Adobe Flash Pro CS5 includes Packager for iPhone

Take an e-Learning Break

Adobe® Flash® Professional CS5 will include a Packager for iPhone that will let you publish ActionScript 3 projects to run as native applications for iPhone. Check it out: [link] Here's a blog dedicated to Adobe CS5 sneaks and peeks - [link These applications can be delivered to iPhone users through the Apple App Store.

Adobe eLearning Suite: for the master of all trades

Clive on Learning

The imminent release of the Adobe eLearning Suit e has got me thinking about the authoring tools market as it stands in 2009. Captivate and Presenter are rapid authoring tools, presumably aimed at trainers and subject experts; Photoshop and Flash (at least the animation building aspect) are professional tools normally aimed at graphic designers; Soundbooth is for audio engineers; Dreamweaver and Flash (the ActionScript development environment) would normally be used by serious web programmers. Who needs authoring tools and which tools do they need?

Am I a Flash developer?

Learning Developments

Adobe Flash is a very complicated product and in order to create a Flash application, you need a variety of skills. ActionScript is just one more programming language I've learned in order to do this. I can use ActionScript to respond to events and work with Movie Clips. ActionScript FlashAs I build up my development skills and try to communicate my skills to others I do business with, I keep asking myself, "am I a Flash developer?" On one hand, as a software engineer, I am well equipped to write Flash applications. also understand how to work with objects.

Catching up with the week’s Adobe Captivate blog posts

Steve Howard

The Adobe Captivate team has been busy blogging about the new features in Captivate 4. “One of the new features added in Adobe Captivate 4 was Variables and Scripting. ” _root issue in Adobe Captivate. “ SWF movie created using Raptivity uses _root inside its ActionScript. ” The Adobe Captivate team are doing a great job keeping us up to date with the latest Captivate news. Posted in Adobe, Captivate, eLearning. Adobe Captivate eLearningFollowing is a quick list of their most recent posts:-. Variables: Simple Usage.

Adobe shows off Captivate 4 and the Adobe eLearning Suite

Steve Howard

At the Adobe Learning Summit in San Jose, November 10th, Adobe showed several exciting new features from the next version of Captivate and from the up-coming eLearning Suite. Adobe Captivate ‘Next’ I have been beta testing Captivate 4 for several months, so I was pleased to be invited by Adobe to the Adobe Learning Summit in San Jose on Monday 10th November. At the Adobe Learning Summit, Adobe demonstrated the next version of Captivate, and also previewed the new Adobe eLearning Suite. Click the next button to continue.

Create Awesome eLearning Games (Flash and HTML 5)

eLearning Brothers

Our games are compatible with all of the major eLearning authoring tools on the market such as: Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, Lectora, Rapid Intake, Moodle, Presenter, and many more. Game formats available: Flash (Actionscript 2 and 3) – You download the.fla source file for the game and open/edit them in Adobe Flash software. Flash (Actionscript 2 and 3).

Starting Out with UI Prototyping

Visual Lounge

Edge Animate/Flash. I’m going to focus on Adobe Edge Animate since that’s what I’ve been using, but Adobe Flash has a very similar way to create prototypes. Animate can be greatly extended via JavaScript/jQuery (Flash uses ActionScript) and outputs HTML/CSS/JS, though not in a form that’ll be usable to developers. Prototyping? While a wireframe is a low-fidelity (i.e. Camtasia.

Xerte - Free eLearning Development Tool

Learning Journeys

The learning object interface feels a little awkward, but that is easily overlooked for its price tag … free.  It appears to have decent documentation to help you get started, and you don’t have to know any scripting to create interactive learning content (including quiz questions and drag-and-drop features).  If you are comfortable with ActionScript, you can extend its functionality with code. Similar to Adobe Presenter / Captivate and Articulate Presenter , Xerte publishes web-ready videos to html pages that call swf files (minus the price tag, of course).

Free e-Learning books

eFront

These tips were different from past surveys in one significant way: Many of them contain detailed ActionScript code that will help you solve common problems. Have you thought about teaching online but for some reason haven’t done it yet? Here at CU Online, we believe in the power of online learning. Dunlap Protocols for Online Discussions Joanna C. Dunlap Learning 2.0 The Charles A.

Developing An eLearning Player?

Upside Learning

Adobe’s Flash Professional is widely used for eLearning development but some organizations don’t allow running Flash Player or any other 3 rd party plug-ins for that matter in their web browsers. Related posts: Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning Why Use ActionScript 3.0 in Flash Based eLearning Development? swf, *.flv, flv, *.js, js, *.html,

Latest E-Learning Trends – Some good, some bad

eLearning 24-7

Adobe Learning Suite only works on 32 bit computers. The issue is caused by the fact that Captivate supports only Actionscript 3. After one quarter (for most companies) into the fiscal calendar year, it is time to see what the future holds in our space. There is Money in those Hills. “This is the best month (January) that we have ever had. mean ever&# ,  from a senior executive at a mid to large size vendor that has been in the market for several years. They were not alone. In many cases, big numbers in comparison to the last 3 years. good thing? The losses?  Months. Genius!

The elements of online communication 4: animation

Onlignment

The Flash format has grown enormously in sophistication and popularity since then and, in its current form, now under the wing of Adobe, it is capable of driving complete websites and applications as well as smaller interactive and multimedia elements within standard websites. And so, we move on to the fourth stop on our tour of the elements that make up all our online communications.

eLearning Flash Game Template Bundle

eLearning Brothers

Made to work within most rapid elearning software (Articulate Presenter, Adobe Captivate, Rapid Intake, Adobe Presenter, PowerPoint and more). Actionscript 2.0. On Sale for $650 (Sells separately for $800). Flash games included in this bundle! These are Flash based templates that are super easy to update. Specs: Files included: Fla and.swf. Flash Player 8 or newer.

Amazing eLearning Flash Template Bundle

eLearning Brothers

Made to work within most rapid elearning software (Articulate Presenter, Adobe Captivate, Rapid Intake, Adobe Presenter, PowerPoint and more). Actionscript 2.0. Now only $750. Flash games AND over 30 Flash interactions included in this bundle! These are Flash based templates that are super easy to update. Specs: Files included: Fla and.swf. Flash Player 8 or newer.

My Top 10 e-Learning Tools

eLearning Cyclops

Adobe Flash - An essential tool for creating highly interactive elements, including animation, games, immersive learning simulations, and almost anything else you want if you can manage writing or finding the actionscript. Adobe Fireworks - It is my choice for editing graphics because it is user-friendly to non-graphic artists like me. Adobe Captivate - Fantastic for creating simulations (software sims and branching sims), plus it does a good job recording audio for your sims. Jane Hart is gathering top ten lists for e-learning tools. old habits are hard to break.

Uploading Your Own Page Templates

Developer on Duty

 . Because it is standardized on XML and Adobe Flash, you can create your own page templates to help decrease development time and to adapt to requirements that change from project to project. Action Script Version :  You must indicate the version of ActionScript you used to build the course page. . The only difference is the content. First click on the Admin tab at the top left.

Hanukkah e-Learning Wish List

eLearning Cyclops

Adobe CS4 eLearning Suite - I am still working with CS3. Supreme knowledge of ActionScript - To know it to a point that there is nothing I cannot do with Flash (that's on me isn't it?). My kids are making their wish list for Hanukkah, which inspired me to make my own. I do not necessarily expect to receive any of these things, but if Hanukkah Harry reads this blog, which he may, their is a chance he will grant at least a few. High end microphone - It will come in very handy for adding audio to courses, plus it will look great on my desk. wish this to end.

eLearning Mega Flash and PPT Temple Bundle

eLearning Brothers

Made to work within most rapid elearning software (Articulate Presenter, Adobe Captivate, Rapid Intake, Adobe Presenter, PowerPoint and more). Actionscript 2.0. On Sale for $1,500 (Sells separately for $2,670). Flash games, 2 PPT eLearning course style themes AND more than 60 Flash interactions included in this bundle! What’s Included: Millionaire Challenge. Games.