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What’s new in Adobe Captivate 9.0.1

Adobe Captivate

We’ve just released a free update for Adobe Captivate 9 with some new features, enhancements, and bug fixes. To get the new update, open Adobe Captivate 9, and click Help > Updates and install the new update. Once the update is installed, your new Captivate version will be 9.0.1.320. Here are the detailed installation instructions. Now let’s […].

E-Learning Interaction Building Tools Comparison

Raptivity

We are excited to bring out the first ever Interaction Building Tools Comparison. We have compared Raptivity, eLearning Brothers, Articulate Engage '13, Articulate Storyline 2 and Adobe Captivate 9 on various parameters that are vital to create, integrate and deploy eLearning interactions. Each tool has its own strengths and weaknesses.

Adobe Captivate 9 Review

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 9 was released just in time for my latest project – a series of courses that require a combination of scenarios and software simulations. I’ve been using Captivate for more years than I am willing to admit (RoboDemo anyone?); Guest Blog by: Dr. Nancy Reyes, Learning Strategist at OnPoint Digital, Inc. every new version […].

Product Review – Adobe Captivate Prime LMS

eLearning 24-7

Adobe Captivate Prime brings forth a modern UI, along with a simple UX (user experience), but along the way misses the boat on several items that leaves one wondering why? Built in authoring tool that is a simple add what you want in to it and whalla you are are off and running. Author. The gamification component of Captivate Prime provides the following.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

When looking at the state of the authoring tool space, two words come to mind. And for the entire rapid content authoring tool space, I have to ask – Why?  An authoring tool solution is supposed to be all about the ability for folks to create, build courses that can be linear (A to B to C) aka click-click or non-linear (why WBT was empowered in the first place, where the learner can bounce around A to C to G, focusing on what they need to learn, and returning as often as they want). . PowerPoint is presentation software. Assessment tool.

A Book to Elevate Adobe Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

Pull up your sleeves everyone, it’s time to Elevate Your Captivate 8 knowledge with Diane Elkins’ new book,  E-Learning Uncovered: Adobe Captivate 8. . We’ve teamed up with Artisan E-learning to offer the new  E-Learning Uncovered: Adobe Captivate 8 book along with an eLearning Template Library subscription for just $499 and receive the Book FREE, a $29.99

What’s New with Adobe Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

Most of you may be wondering what are some of the new features to Adobe Captivate 8. Captivate 8 has made significant upgrades, improvements, and created brand new features never before used in any eLearning authoring tool. Let’s get down to brass tacks and see what’s new with Adobe Captivate 8: Responsive Project Design. Software Simulations.

The all-new Adobe Captivate 9: From storyboarding to storytelling

Adobe Captivate

We are super-thrilled to announce the launch of all-new Adobe Captivate 9. Take a sneak peek at what’s in store for you: It’s truly one tool, with infinite possibilities. And now with the addition of Adobe Captivate Draft, […]. It is power-packed with tons of new features, functionalities, enhancements, and thousands of goodies to surprise you!

The Power of Multi-State Objects in Adobe Captivate 9

Adobe Captivate

Gone are the days when you had to use multiple objects and advanced actions to depict changing the state of an object in Adobe Captivate. Here comes Adobe Captivate 9, with the power of multi-state objects. You can now convert any interactive or non-interactive object to a multi-state object. This will immensely help you in […]. How do I.

Integrate Raptivity with Adobe Captivate

Raptivity

We have earlier showcased in one of our blogs how Raptivity integrates best with the various versions of Adobe Captivate under various scenarios. Authoring Tool Videos adobe captivate authoring tools integration of raptivity Jigsaw puzzle video clipThis blog will shell light on the step by step process of integration with the help a [.].

Top 5 productivity tips for Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate is a powerful eLearning authoring tool which allows you to create several types of engaging and interactive eLearning courses. To make the most of this tool, here are the top 5 productivity tips I’ve followed over the years. Go ahead and use them if you like. 1. Take my advice — Always begin […]. How do I.

Solving Your Development Issues in the Adobe Captivate Community

eLearning Brothers

Did you know each major eLearning authoring tool has a thriving community of eLearning developers constantly asking and answering questions about your burning development issues? In this post, you’ll learn how to solve your development issues using the Adobe Captivate Community. Using Adobe Captivate Community Search. #1 Create an Adobe Account.

Super 7 Tips To Create Responsive Courses with Adobe Captivate 8

Adobe Captivate

Thankfully Adobe Captivate 8 allows you to create responsive eLearning courses that can fit perfectly in different device sizes in both horizontal and vertical orientations. With tons of devices in varied screen sizes being used by the trainees and employees, there is a dire need to make the content available on different devices. You can […]. How do I.

Introducing Adobe Captivate 6: Sensational eLearning Authoring

Adobe Captivate

At Adobe our mission is to change the world through digital experiences. Community Conferences and events Documentation eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Video screen capture" Adobe Captivate 6 HTML5 iPad mLearning mobile Learning smart learning interactions ThemesI love being part of a team. In the eLearning team we are [.].

Adobe Captivate 8 Essential Training now available on Lynda.com

Adobe Captivate

Lynda.com has announced an Essential Training course on Adobe Captivate 8 by Aaron Quigley. It’s a great course for beginners and intermediate users to explore the Captivate authoring workflow and capabilities, and learn how to use the new features introduced in Adobe Captivate 8. This course is also very useful for folks who want to […]. How do I.

The ALL NEW Adobe Captivate 8 Blends Authoring Ease with Game-Changing Mobile Support

Adobe Captivate

In a stunning and welcome move, Adobe is announcing today a major update to their Adobe Captivate software. Captivate has been used by trainers and educators around the world for authoring online courses for more than a decade. In that time it has clearly become the industry leading tool for online course authoring (according to […]. Community Documentation eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

4 HTML5 Authoring Tools You Need to Know About

Origin Learning

This logically deduces the need for such authoring tools that can publish content that is compatible to the user experience that such smart devices deliver. But with the coming of HTML5, browsers and developers of authoring tools have been working hard to catch up and provide the rich experience that is possible with this version. Adobe Captivate 8.

Helpful Tip: Interactive Video in Adobe Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

He is trained as both an instructional designer and developer, and is an  Adobe Community Expert. . Before we discuss interactive video in Adobe Captivate 8, we need to discuss a little bit about HTML5 video. With plugin players such as Quicktime and Flash, you could set cue points in your video that your authoring software (if capable) can hear and respond.

Top 11 to 20 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

desktop authoring tool that provides a wealth of features and additional software. Templates, themes, debug tool (nice), translation tool (nice too). Includes an assessment tool and can generate certificates. Another super easy authoring tool to start building courses. Translation tool. The Top 10 authoring tools (in alpha order).

E-Learning Authoring Tool Comparison

E-learning Uncovered

We get lots of questions about our opinion on the major e-learning authoring tools.  A while back, I did a comparison grid to help outline the key differences.  There have been a lot of changes to the authoring tool landscape in the last 12 months, so I thought I’d update it. . Studio has a few more graphics tools, but Captivate has more animation options. 

Ghost Edition – Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

This year we will focus on the top ten authoring tools for 2013.  For each authoring ranking, a brief true ghost story, then the vendor and why it was selected. Nice assessment tool. Proof that you can create an amazing authoring tool without being based in the U.S. One of the trends I forsee in 2014 is an increase in the number of authoring tools enabling multilingual while creating a course. One of the first authoring tools to enable the synching of your voice to match the actors/avatars’ lips.  Shocking? You bet.

Update for Adobe Captivate 6 available now!

Adobe Captivate

We have released an update for Adobe Captivate — version 6.0.1 eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" "Video screen capture" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 6 Captivate HTML5 iPad LMS mLearning rapid elearning screen capturebunch of key issues are addressed through this update including the following fixes.

Updated E-Leaning Authoring Tools Comparison

E-learning Uncovered

With the release of Adobe Captivate 8 a few weeks back, I thought I would update our popular—and often controversial—comparison grid on the major authoring tools. At the end of the day, the decisions about which tool(s) you choose to use should be based on the features that are most important to you and your organization. Notable Changes.

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

With all this fun summer stuff, comes my summer course authoring tool rankings. For those who are in my top ten course authoring tool rankings. #10 Training Bricks – Bricklayer. Assessment tool including randomization. Fun -  just like that pool party you are going to have in July – I am expecting an invite BTW. #9 Adobe Captivate 7.

Book Review: Mastering Adobe Captivate 6 by Damien Bruyndonckx

Adobe Captivate

A few days back, I started reading Damien’s Mastering Adobe Captivate 6 book. would say that it’s a great resource for people who wish to learn and master Adobe Captivate 6. Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe eLearning Suite 6 book review Damien Bruyndonckx Mastering Adobe Captivate 6 Rapid Authoring rapid elearning

Training: What’s New in Adobe Captivate 6

Adobe Captivate

Topic: What’s New in Adobe Captivate 6 Date and time: Thursday, 2nd August, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish, with Kirsten Rourke, Adobe Captivate Expert to learn more about the new release of Adobe Captivate 6 – the industry leading rapid eLearning authoring software tool. Adobe Captivate 6 [.]. eLearning Suite How do I.

New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20

eLearning 24-7

Initially I wasn’t going to post authoring tool rankings beyond the top ten, until July.  Easy to use interface and supports SCORM and AICC. #18 Mzinga Publisher - Holy macaroni! (No reason, I just love saying that) Mzinga shows up with a true social learning authoring tool. A few vendors say “social learning” but it is often far from it. Collaboration.

New to eLearning? Try Adobe Captivate 8!

Adobe Captivate

Guest post by Coline Son Lee, Principal & Learning Strategist at Everest CS, Orange County, CA How Adobe has broken the entry barrier to developing eLearning with a more powerful and responsive product! As an eLearning developer, I am often asked by others considering making the leap from developing instructor-led training (ILT) to eLearning what […].

Text-to-Speech in Adobe Captivate 5.5 – Create and Reuse!

Adobe Captivate

There are different ways of adding audio to an eLearning project in Adobe Captivate 5.5 and one of the ways is to convert Text to Audio with the powerful functionality of  Text-to-Speech in Adobe Captivate. eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5

Build Your Own Custom Themes for Adobe Captivate 7 Courses!

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 7 is shipped with some great looking themes to help you get started with your eLearning course creation easily. These themes help you save a lot of time that you would otherwise have to spend in creating graphical assets for your eLearning courses. These themes are bundled with multiple eLearning screen layouts to […]. How do I.

Training: Power of Advanced Actions in Adobe Captivate: Tips and Tricks

Adobe Captivate

When: Thursday, May 10, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Lieve Weymeis, Adobe Captivate Expert and Adobe Education Leader along with Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaising to improve using Advanced Actions in Adobe Captivate. eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5

Training: Advanced Actions for Dummies using Adobe Captivate 6

Adobe Captivate

Topic: Advanced Actions for Dummies using Adobe Captivate 6 Date and time: Thursday, 13th Sept, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Anita Horsley, Captivate Community Expert, to learn how to make eLearning more engaging using Advanced Actions in Adobe Captivate. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe eLearning Suite 6 Advanced Actions eSeminar Events rapid elearning VariableseLearning Suite How do I.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

Given this trend, it is but obvious that the demand for rapid authoring tools which can publish content in HTML5 will also increase. In this post, we examine 5 rapid authoring tools which show tremendous promise. 1) Adobe Captivate 5.5 Once these files are converted to HTML5, you can edit them with an HTML editing tool, such as Adobe Dreamweaver.

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Training: Optimal Design For Multiple Devices using Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Topic: Optimal Design For Multiple Devices using Adobe Captivate Date and time: Thursday, July 10, 2014 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM US/Pacific Description: In 2013, the sale of smartphones exceeded the sale of traditional phones while the sale of tablets exceeded those of standard PCs. This trend has lead to more clients who want online courses that can […].

HD Videos within a regular Adobe Captivate project

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 6 lets you record your screen or applications as High Definition (HD) videos and then add transitions or pan & zoom effects to make the videos more engaging. Extending Captivate How do I. Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" "Video screen capture" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 6 screen capture videoYou can also publish them directly to YouTube or save them as MP4 files. But what If you want to have questions slides or training [.].

Training: Go Mobile with Adobe Captivate 7.0.1

Adobe Captivate

Topic: Go Mobile with Adobe Captivate 7.0.1 Date and time: Thursday, 23rd January, 2014 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: The new update for Adobe Captivate 7 is loaded with enhancements to help you create stunning mobile learning courses using the HTML5 publish option. Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh, Adobe eLearning Evangelist, as she shows […]. How do I.

Training: The Coolest Adobe Captivate Tips on the Planet

Adobe Captivate

Topic: The Coolest Adobe Captivate Tips on the Planet Date and time: Thursday, 13th February, 2014 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Too many Adobe Captivate features are hidden and not well known. In this session, Joe Ganci, President at eLearning Joe, will show you many of the Captivate features you need to make […]. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" "Video screen capture" Adobe Captivate 7 Adobe Captivate 7.0.1

The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development

G-Cube

To help you out, I’ve aggregated 11 of the top development tools to help you easily put together either native, or web-based mobile LMS software apps for your workforce. Tools for Web-Based eLearning Apps. Adobe Captivate 7 : This is a big one that just about everyone should be aware of.  Tools for Native eLearning Apps.

Adobe Captivate & RoboHelp: Incorporate eLearning within a Help System

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Like many of today's technical communicators, I wear many hats and use multiple tools to communicate with my learners. For instance, I use Adobe Captivate to create most of my eLearning content, and Adobe RoboHelp to create my Help Systems. not users. (As far as I'm concerned, a Help System is really just an opportunity for the author to teach something.).

Free eTrainings Announced for Adobe Captivate and Adobe Presenter: Register now!

Adobe Captivate

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Adobe Captivate Drag-And-Drop Interactions Course Now Available on Lynda.com

Adobe Captivate

Check out this new course on Adobe Captivate Drag and Drop Interactions with me on Lynda.com. This course dives into the drag-and-drop feature of Adobe Captivate 8, focusing on creating interactive elements that are interesting and fun. You will learn how to build your first interaction, turn interactions into questions and practice activities, apply effects, […].

Adobe Captivate 9 vs. Articulate Storyline 2 vs. iSpring Suite 8.1

iSpring Solutions

Many course authors are interested to know the key differences between the top e-Learning authoring tools on the market. We surveyed e-Learning developers about their experiences with the popular e-Learning authoring software Articulate Storyline 2 and Adobe Captivate 9, and compared their feature sets with iSpring Suite 8.1. Each of the compared tools is well-suited for a particular type of content authoring. Shared. Overview. Read more ». Comparisons Related Posts

Training: Adobe Captivate & Interactive eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Topic: Adobe Captivate & Interactive eLearning Date and time: Thursday, 6th June, 2013 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Interactions add life to eLearning courses by making it engaging for the learners. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" "Video screen capture" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate webinar Design Ease of use eSeminar Events HTML5 interactive elearning mLearning mobile Learning rapid elearning

What’s new and what’s Enhanced in the Adobe Captivate 7.0.1 Update?

Adobe Captivate

What’s New Whenever software is updated I know I’m always eager to learn what is new and what is improved. imagine that is the case for many people, so in that spirit I’ve compiled a list of the new and improved items included in the Adobe Captivate 7.0.1 Community Documentation eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Under the hood Whats new Adobe Captivate 7.0.1 update and I’ve added some context […].

Screen Capture Enhancements in Adobe Captivate 6

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 6 is a power-packed release with a lot of impressive new features like HTML5 Publishing, Learning Interactions, Themes, Actors, Smart Shapes, Negative Scoring, Partial Scoring, Pre-tests, Branch-aware quizzes, Remediation, Submit All, Text Effects, Audio response, Object Grouping, Hyperlinks, and High-Definition Screencasts. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 6 demonstration rapid elearning screen capture simulation