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Adobe Captivate 7: Pan & Zoom Video Demos

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by Kevin Siegel        Last week, I showed you how to  trim portions of a Captivate Video Demo.   Captivate's Pan & Zoom feature, which is only available in Video Demos, is really two cool tools in one.   To add a Pan & Zoom in a Video Demo, first position the Playhead on the Timeline where you'd like the Pan & Zoom.

Adobe Captivate 7: Trim Video Demos

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by Kevin Siegel        The more I work with Captivate's Video Demo mode, the more I like it.   To record a video using Video Demo mode, select Video Demo from the Create New area of Captivate's Welcome Screen.   Unlike a typical Software Simulation (where there are multiple slides and Timelines), a Video Demo consists of a single video and just one Timeline. Open or record a Video Demo. However, Video Demos cannot contain interactivity. Every video you see was created using Captivate's Video Demo feature.

Adobe Captivate: Edit Mouse Points in a Video Demo

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by Kevin Siegel. I was teaching a recent Adobe Captivate Advanced class how to create and edit a Video Demo using Captivate 6. One of my students agreed he could see many reasons to create a quick video of a computer process instead of using Captivate's capture other modes (Demo, Assessment, Training or Custom). In reality, once you've recorded a Video Demo, there is plenty you can do to it post-production. If you've recorded screen actions using Captivate's Demo mode, then you know that the mouse pointer is included during the capture by default.

Adobe Captivate 9 Review

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Adobe Announces Technical Communication Suite 5

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Earlier this morning Adobe announced an update to its popular Technical Communication Suite.   You can create print, PDF, or XML/DITA content with Adobe FrameMaker 12. You  You can create responsive Help Systems and ePubs with Adobe RoboHelp 11. And  And you can deliver engaging, interactive eLearning content with graphics, demos, and more using Adobe Captivate 7, and Adobe Presenter 9.    More information.

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Adobe Captivate: Removing Popups from Video Demos

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by Kevin Siegel      I'm continuing to enjoy developing eLearning using the new Adobe Captivate 8. Take video demos for instance. I use the video demo recording mode frequently (it's the mode I use for the videos I upload to YouTube).     Looking for instructor-led training on Adobe Captivate?

Adobe RoboHelp: Embed Captivate HTML5 Output

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Adobe Captivate 6 introduced HTML5 output, allowing eLearning content to be interactive on mobile devices such as the iPhone and iPad. Publish your Captivate demo as both Flash and HTML5. Open the topic where you want to add the demo. Choose Insert > Adobe Captivate Demo. Select Use Adobe Captivate HTML5 output. by Willam Van Weelden.

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Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

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Selecting the 508 Compliance option makes certain elements in Adobe Captivate projects accessible or open to accessibility technology. For example, if you select the 508 Compliance and you have filled in the project name and project description text boxes in Project preferences, a screen reader will read the name and description when the Adobe Captivate SWF file is played. The following Adobe Captivate elements are accessible when the 508 Compliance option is selected:  Project name (derived from Project Properties). Source:  Adobe, Creating Accessible Projects.

Travel Through Time in Adobe Presenter 9

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Adobe teamed up with us to highlight the awesome tools they provide. One of these tools is Adobe Presenter 9, and it allowed us to travel through time! A few months ago, Adobe asked us to deliver an Adobe Presenter 9 project that demonstrated how powerful a fully functional presenting tool can be in the hands of a professional. Demo Course. Here it is!

Adobe Captivate: Text Entry That Sticks Around

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Note:  I've posted a  video demo of this process  to the IconLogic YouTube channel. IconLogic offers multiple live, online Adobe Captivate 6 classes each month including  Introduction to Adobe Captivate  and  Advanced Adobe Captivate. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning mLearning

Adobe Captivate: Sometimes a Smooth Mouse Path Isn't So Slick

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by Kevin Siegel      I've written a few articles about Captivate's video mode including how to  trim videos , use the  Pan and Zoom  feature, how to  edit the mouse points , and how to  publish video demos. "I was previewing the project. The speed was fine a few days earlier but now it's so slow it's distracting."

Adobe Captivate & RoboHelp: Incorporate eLearning within a Help System

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For instance, I use Adobe Captivate to create most of my eLearning content, and Adobe RoboHelp to create my Help Systems. If you have created an eLearning lesson using eLearning tools such as Adobe Captivate, TechSmith's Camtasia Studio or Articulate's Storyline, you can insert the multimedia directly into RoboHelp Help Topics. by Kevin Siegel. The Perfect Help Topic.

Adobe Captivate: URLs to New Windows

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If you close the new browser window, the lesson will still be available, in its own window. I've created a  video demo of the process  and posted it to IconLogic's YouTube channel. IconLogic offers multiple live, online Adobe Captivate 6 classes each month including  Introduction to Adobe Captivate  and  Advanced Adobe Captivate.

Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, Articulate Storyline: Production Times

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Is it Adobe Captivate? have extensive experience using Adobe Captivate and TechSmith Camtasia Studio. In my experience, it will take you approximately 2 hours of labor to produce 1 minute of eLearning playtime if you use Adobe Captivate. Depending on the Tool, Go Demo or Sim. IconLogic offers multiple live, online Adobe Captivate 6 classes each month including Introduction to Adobe Captivate and Advanced Adobe Captivate. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Camtasia Captivate eLearning HTML5 StorylineAre you creating a 30-minute course?

10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]

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When comparing the two big players in the rapid eLearning market, Articulate and Adobe, they approach mobile learning design very differently. And this is why in my humble opinion, the future of mobile learning design looks brighter for Adobe, and I see Captivate 8 as a great first step toward this vision. eLearning. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 9, 2015. Responsive Projects.

Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

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Selecting the 508 Compliance option makes certain elements in Adobe Captivate projects accessible or open to accessibility technology. For example, if you select the 508 Compliance and you have filled in the project name and project description text boxes in Project preferences, a screen reader will read the name and description when the Adobe Captivate SWF file is played. The following Adobe Captivate elements are accessible when the 508 Compliance option is selected: Project name (derived from Project Properties). Tips for Creating 508-compliant Adobe Captivate SWF Files.

Adobe Captivate 9: Awesome "Hidden" Find and Replace Feature

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  If you'd like to see the  Find All feature in action, check out the Video Demo I created on the IconLogic YouTube channel.   Looking for training or help with Adobe Captivate? Adobe Captivate  In the image below, I intend to change the phrase "Watch as" with the word "Select." Yikes!). And BAM!

Adobe Presenter Video Express: Creating Software Demos

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If you've tried Adobe Presenter with Video Express , you are probably aware that you can create a video of yourself as you present your PowerPoint slides, and then display either yourself, your slides, or both in the published project. Now I can save my project, then use Adobe Presenter to publish it as one continuous movie, with my embedded videos playing automatically in between explanatory slides. So okay, I did end up using PowerPoint and Adobe Presenter along with Video Express after all, but that combo was just what I needed for this hybrid project. on this one!

Adobe Captivate 6: When It Comes to Video Color Mode, Every Bit Counts

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All you need to do is record a lesson using any of Captivate's Automatic recording modes (Demo, Assessment, Training or Custom). Choose Edit > Preferences  (or  Adobe Captivate > Preferences if you are using a Macintosh). Select  Video Demo  from the Recording  group of Preferences and then select  32 bit  from the  Video Color Mode  area.   Adobe Captivate Essentials  and  Adobe Captivate Beyond the Essentials (Advanced). The slides themselves looked great.

Getting Started with Adobe Captivate Prime – Uploading your Learners

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You may well have heard about Adobe’s new Learning Management System (LMS) – Adobe Captivate Prime. In a live demo of Captivate Prime this week, I […]. Adobe LMS Captivate Prime Documentation Extending Captivate Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Whats new Adobe adobe captivate prime CSV Custom Group Catalog Enrollment External Enrollment Learning Catalog Learning Management System LMS Self-Enrollment

Download Adobe Captivate sample Rapid eLearning Course modules

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Looking for some examples to feed your creativity, help you learn more about how Adobe Captivate works, or just to add inspiration to your New Year? Look no further. I’ve added the big yellow download button to the sidebar of the Captivate blog so you can find the latest downloadable source demos. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Under the hood Whats new Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 You’ll find them [.]. rapid elearning

Training: Adobe Captivate 8 ??? One tool for all your eLearning

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Topic: Adobe Captivate 8  One tool for all your eLearning Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn how to create all the eLearning you want with just one tool  Adobe Captivate 8. Create responsive multi-screen eLearning – HD product demos, software simulations, compliance and soft skills training OR publish your slides to HTML5, […]. Whats new

Two Quick Time-Savers in Adobe Captivate 9

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Last week’s release of Adobe Captivate 9 has some great new features that really set the tool apart: More flexibility in responsive projects. The ability to capture video demos from mobile devices, such as an iPad (only available on the Mac version of Captivate). The post Two Quick Time-Savers in Adobe Captivate 9 appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered Effects (Animations).

Adobe Captivate 8: A Cleaner, Simpler User Interface

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by Kevin Siegel      Adobe last week announced Adobe Captivate 8, a significant upgrade to one of the top eLearning development tools in the world. After selecting  New , you'll find the usual suspects including Software Simulation, Video Demo, and From PowerPoint. First, it was perceived as difficult to use. You'll also see a brand new.

My Favorite Adobe Captivate 6 Features and a Short Tutorial on How to Create a Play/Pause Button

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We’ve used Adobe’s E-Learning Suite since it was first [.]. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe eLearning Suite 6 Advanced Actions eLearning Favorite features High Definition screencasts New Features Play Pause Button rapid elearning Smart Shapes video demoGuest Blog by: Sara Carpenter, President and Founder at Qurve Learning. At Qurve Learning, we create e-learning programs that help patients prepare for medical procedures. eLearning Suite How do I.

eLearning: When Should You Record Your Voiceover Audio?

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  When I create video demos with Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia Studio, I tend to record my voice at the same time that I'm recording the screen.     I find that my "off-the-cuff" video demos sound more natural when I record my voice during the recording process. But perfect audio wasn't my goal. I was trying to create quick video demos to share with fellow eLearning developers.   Looking for training or help with Adobe Captivate? Adobe Captivate Camtasia e-learning eLearning Storyline

New 3-Hour Mini course: Creating Responsive eLearning with Adobe Captivate 8

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As an alternative to managing multiple Captivate projects, with Adobe Captivate 8, you can now create a single, responsive project that provides optimal viewing, and an effective learning experience, across a wide range of devices and screen sizes. While the word  responsive  was traditionally used for building web pages, now with Adobe Captivate 8, responsive design can be used to develop online courses that detect the learner’s screen size and orientation, and automatically change what the learner sees. Who wants to do that? Who Should Attend This Course?

Training: Create legendary eLearning with Adobe Captivate 8

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Topic: Create legendary eLearning with Adobe Captivate 8 Date and time: 14th August 2014, 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM PT Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn how to create all the eLearning you want with just one tool  Adobe Captivate 8. Create responsive multi-screen eLearning – HD product demos, software simulations, compliance and […]. Whats new

Adobe Presenter 8 video production

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Justin Mass demonstrates how quickly you can produce a demo video with Adobe Presenter 8 – 2 minutes to record, and 7 minutes to edit:-. Filed under: eLearning. eLearning

New in Adobe Captivate 8: The Little Things

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There’s lots of buzz in the e-learning world over the release of Adobe Captivate 8, and rightly so. Plus, you’ll read a lot about the redesigned interface, color themes, rollover and down states on shapes, removing pop-up messages in a video demo, and better parameterization in shared actions. You can find some great tutorials on these features in Adobe’s Rapid eLearning blog.).

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eLearning: What's the Best Microphone for Voiceover Audio?

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It doesn't matter if you use Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline or TechSmith Camtasia Studio as your eLearning tool of choice. From Bob Cunningham, Training Specialist and Adobe Certified Instructor, Captivate, U.S. For online demos the quality is bad to borderline. IconLogic offers multiple live, online Adobe Captivate classes each month including  Introduction to Adobe Captivate and Advanced Adobe Captivate. Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning HTML5 mLearning Technical Communications training by Kevin Siegel.

eSeminar Now Available: Introduction to Capture Workflows using Adobe Captivate 5

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One of the major workflows in Adobe Captivate 5 is the Capture workflow. We use capture workflows to demonstrate Application Simulations, Product demos, etc. Training and Tutorials Whats new Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate webinar Captivate 5 captivate trainingTo introduce these workflows, we had a two-part series eSeminar discussing different recording options available such as Automatic and Manual recording of either screen area or an application. Session also focused on [.].

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

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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.

Adobe has released Captivate 6

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On Friday June 15th, Adobe released Captivate 6. If you are heading out for mLearnCon in San Jose on June 19th, I’ll be there talking about the Video Demo workflow with Pooja Jaisingh , one of Adobe’s eLearning Evangelists. Adobe has published a lot of Captivate 6 feature demos on AdobeTV, and I recommend you take a few minutes to browse them.

This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad

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At this time it’s difficult to comment on the performance and battery life while running Frash on iOS device but from the video demo above its evident that Flash runs pretty well on them. Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning Apple iPad Disappoints eLearning Industry. The video below shows Flash content running on iPad Safari browser using Frash –.

Adobe Course Companion for Captivate, online demo

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Are you interested in Adobe Course Companion? Adobe Systems will give a demo of “Course Companion for Adobe Captivate 5.5” on Wednesday 1st February 2012. link]. Here are the details. Date – Wednesday 1st February Time – 8:00 AM PST (Pacific Standard Time) 11:am Eastern Duration – 1 hour Connect meeting URL – https://my.adobeconnect.com/giliyaru. Filed under: eLearning. eLearning

Training: What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite 6

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Topic: What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite 6 Date and time: Wednesday, 8th August, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn what’s new and exciting in Adobe eLearning Suite 6. Adobe eLearning Suite 6 software offers best-in-class tools for application simulations, product demos, digital imaging, rich [.].