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Adobe Captivate: Emailing Quiz Results

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by Lori Smith Have some of you long-time Captivate developers been wondering what happened to the ability to put a "Send Email" link on your quiz results page? If you were using Captivate 5.5 or earlier, this used to be an option. With Captivate 6 & 7, the Quizzing capability has been enhanced and some things have been changed. Seem like a lot of work?

Adobe Captivate: Add a Retake Quiz Button

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by Kevin Siegel. I''ve had several students in my Captivate classes ask if it was possible to allow learners to retake a quiz. Choose Quiz > Quiz Preferences. From the Settings area, select Show Score at the End of the Quiz. This will add a Quiz Results slide to the project, which is where the Retake Quiz button will appear once enabled.). The Quiz Results slide will now include a Retake Quiz button. When the learner takes the quiz and fails, clicking the Retake Quiz button will automatically reset the quiz score.

Adobe Captivate: The SCORM Cloud

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by Kevin Siegel      If you need your Captivate project to report learner scores and interactions, you'll likely need to publish as a SCORM-compliant package and then upload it into an LMS. To save you a significant amount of work, Captivate allows you to verify your lesson will report accurately with an LMS via a free feature called  Preview in SCORM Cloud.

Adobe Captivate 7: Quiz Not Scoring Correctly? Think Advanced. Check Your Interaction!

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by Kevin Siegel          Here's an interesting scenario: You create a Captivate project that contains 12 slides: 10 question slides, each worth 10 points, and two "transitional" slides containing simple navigation buttons. You have a five-question Captivate project. Looking for training on Adobe Captivate? Simple.

Adobe Captivate: Pre-Test Before You Test

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During one of my recent beginner Adobe Captivate classes, a student asked if it was possible to maintain two quizzes within a single Captivate project. She wanted to be able to give her learners a pretest made up of questions that would run independently of the regular quiz. When the learner takes the Pretest, the answers they submit will not be counted in the final quiz score.

Adobe Captivate: Partial Question Slide Scores

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by Kevin Siegel      One of the problems with a multiple choice question you've added to a Captivate quiz is the all or nothing aspect of the question. Say hello to the Partial Score feature available in Adobe Captivate 6 and 7.  From the  General  group of the  Quiz Properties  panel, I set the number of Answers to  4. 

Adobe Captivate: Quiz Not Scoring Correctly? Check Your Advanced Interaction!

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by Kevin Siegel        Here's an interesting scenario: You create a Captivate project that contains 12 slides: 10 question slides, each worth 10 points, and two "transitional" slides containing simple navigation buttons. You have a five-question Captivate project. In essence, any interactive object can be treated like it's part of a quiz.

Adobe Captivate 7: Support for the Tin Can API

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The new Tin Can API allows training professionals to gather detailed data about the learner experience as the learner moves through an eLearning course (either online or offline). " If the Tin Can API is supported by your Learning Management System (LMS), you'll be happy to learn that it's also fully supported in Adobe Captivate 7. All you need to do is choose  Quiz > Quiz Preferences. If you would like to see a demonstration of enabling Tin Can within Captivate 7, check out this video on the IconLogic YouTube channel. by Kevin Siegel.

Storyboard Template for Adobe Captivate 5 Assessment/Quiz

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Adobe Captivate 5 makes it really easy to add assessment to your courses. All you need to do is set your quiz preferences and then add as many questions as you want in one go and the question slides are instantly added to your Captivate project. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Assessment Quiz Storyboard Storyboard Template TemplatePost that you need to replace the placeholder question [.]. eLearning Suite How do I.

Quiz Scope?? what’s that?

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In any of these scenarios, especially while using the question slides as knowledge check, we hit upon something known as Quiz Scope. 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 eLearning Suite Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 Assessment Captivate Captivate 5 captivate training Ease of use eLearning Suite eLearning Suite 2 rapid elearning rapid elearning authoring tools

Captivate Training: Alternate Reporting and Quiz Result Analyzer in Adobe Captivate 5.5

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Topic: Alternate Reporting and Quiz Result Analyzer in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Date and time: Thursday, Sept 22, 2011 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish to learn about the alternate options available for quiz reporting like Acrobat.com and Internal Server. Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Alternate Reporting Assessment Quiz Quiz Results Analyzer Rapid Authoring rapid elearning report result testThey will also show you how to analyze the [.]. eLearning Suite How do I.

New Course + Quiz Template using the Power of Adobe Photoshop!

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When I had shared Quiz + Course templates a few months back, some Adobe Captivate users asked me for an Architecture-based theme. 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 And I thought why not! So here’s a new template which you can use right away for creating your eLearning content. Download the Template file (.cptx)

Learn through mistakes… a scenario-based course using Adobe Captivate 5.5

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eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5.5 Advanced Actions Assessment Captivate 5 Design Quiz rapid elearning authoring tools User Interface VariablesScenario-based courses help learners to try workflows as they proceed and learn as they make mistakes and learn. Watch the course below [.]. Adobe eLearning Suite Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

eTraining: Giving effective Feedbacks through Advanced Quizzing options in Adobe Captivate

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Thursday, April 4th, 2013, 8am-9am Description: Giving effective feedback to the learners is very important in the learning process, and Adobe Captivate makes this easier through Advanced Answer options. Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh when they take you through a journey of feedback options for the Question Slides in Adobe Captivate. Conferences and events eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Register here.

eTraining: Interactivity using Actions: Basics and Advanced – Part 8

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Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh  in multi-part series to learn about the basics of Actions and Advanced Actions in Adobe Captivate 6. Conferences and events eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Thursday, May 23rd, 2013, 8am-9am US/Pacific Description: Adding interactivity to an eLearning course improves the engagement level with the learners.

Excluding Knowledge Check Questions when Reviewing/Retaking the Quiz

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I got an interesting suggestion by Jeff, a Captivate user, on my last week’s blog post. have created a course with six content screens, two knowledge check questions and two quiz questions for this demonstration. Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Assessment Knowledge Check Quiz Rapid Authoring rapid elearning Retake Quiz Review QuizHere’s how it goes… Thank you Jeff for the suggestion. Here’s the resolution for this issue. By default, any [.]. eLearning Suite How do I.

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Another chance to win an iPad 3!! Scenario-Training Contest…

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After the successful HTML5 contest for Adobe Captivate on our Facebook Page, we’re launching a global contest for the best Scenario-based training content created using Adobe Captivate. Contest Rules: Upload any scenario-based course created using Adobe Captivate. Conferences and events eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5.5 This contest is live now on our Facebook page.

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Captivate Training: Adding Assessment to Your Courses with Adobe Captivate 5

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Topic: Adding Assessment to Your Courses with Adobe Captivate 5 Date and time: Thursday, April 21, 2011 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish to learn about creating quizzes, adding various types of questions, editing question screens, enabling the quiz for reporting and publishing the quiz. Training and Tutorials Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Assessment Quiz Rapid AuthoringRegistration Link: [link].

Adobe Captivate: Analyze and Chart Quiz Data Without an LMS

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In the past, if you created an eLearning quiz and needed to track the results, your only option was to use a Learning Management System (LMS). Adobe Captivate 5 offers an alternate reporting option to using an LMS: you can create a free account on Acrobat.com, and set the reporting preferences in a Captivate project so that the quiz results are uploaded to Acrobat.com.

Captivate Training: Question Banking Made Easy with Adobe Captivate 5

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Topic: Question Banking Made Easy with Adobe Captivate 5 Date and time: Thursday, May 12, 2011 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish to learn how to create Question Banks with Adobe Captivate 5. They will show you how to create a question pool, create a quiz with random [.]. Training and Tutorials Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Assessment Question Banks Question Pools Quiz Random Questions Rapid Authoring

eTraining: Advanced Quizzing in Adobe Captivate 6

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Thursday, January 31, 2013, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Assessment and Tracking is an integral part of any eLearning content, Adobe Captivate 6 has improved Quizzing capabilities to do decision-based branching to Branch-aware quizzing. Conferences and events eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

Convert Your Cool Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format!

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In September, we made the HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate available on Adobe Labs. With HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for mobile devices that do not support Flash content. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Assessment HTML5 iPad iPhone Quiz rapid elearning testWe received a lot of positive feedback from customers who were [.]. Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

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Captivate Hands-on Training: Adding Assessment to Your Courses with Adobe Captivate 5.5

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Topic: Hands-on: Adding Assessment to Your Courses with Adobe Captivate 5.5 Date and time: Thursday, July 7, 2011 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish for a hands-on session on adding assessments to your eLearning courses with Adobe Captivate 5.5. Learn how to use the newly added quiz templates [.]. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Quiz rapid elearningeLearning Suite How do I. Assessment eLearning Suite 2.5

Quizzing in Adobe Captivate – Interesting basics!

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Creating a Quiz is no exception, sometimes even I fall in this trap! So, let’s discuss some of the interesting things we can do to make the most out of quizzing in Adobe Captivate. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5.5 Assessment Captivate Captivate 5 Ease of use eLearning eLearning Suite 2 QuizHow often have you wondered ‘Oh man… it’s so simple and I missed it!!’? ’? By the way, some of you might [.].

The 25 Most Popular eLearning Templates of 2015

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According to our numbers, these are the 25 most popular templates and cutouts of 2015. #25 Linen Captivate Course Starter. This Captivate course starter leads out the list at number 25. This template is also available in a Lectora version. #23 Millionaire Captivate Game. ” game show is captured in this responsive Captivate game template. Yarrr, matey! Avast!

Adobe Captivate Quiz Result Analyzer

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Adobe Captivate Quiz Result Analyzer. My last post mentioned the way to set up an owned server, for getting the Captivate quiz results. Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer is a results analyzer tool which comes with Adobe Captivate 5. Some LMS are difficult to setup and require a lot of training. But it proved to be very clumsy, when the no.

eTraining: Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Adobe Captivate Development Workflow.

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Thursday, May 30th, 2013, 8am-9am US/Pacific Description: Adobe Captivate developers require an extensive set of tools and techniques in their arsenal in order to utilize the intricacies of the full environment effectively. Anita Horsley will guide you through techniques to optimize your Adobe Captivate workflow. She’ll discuss ways of setting up Captivate for faster, easier development, [.]. Conferences and events eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

Overview of Captivate 6 Themes

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With the release of Captivate 6, Adobe has introduced “Themes”. There are multiple themes that come with Captivate 6. Once you get done modifying and/or creating a theme that you like, go to Themes / Save Theme As… You can then save your theme as a.cptm file (that’s a Captive Theme). You will see all list of the content and quiz master slides. Master Slides.

Convert Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format

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In September, Adobe made the HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate available on Adobe Labs. According to Adobe, "With HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for mobile devices that do not support Flash content." " Adobe said "We received a lot of positive feedback from customers who were looking for an HTML5 solution and tons of requests for supporting more objects and functionalities, from which quiz and LMS support topped the charts."

Training: Spaced Learning

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eLearning tools such as Captivate, Camtasia or Storyline. unassisted quiz (or similar assessment) in which they are able to apply the facts and information. training initiatives? eLearning mLearning trainingby AJ George  Do you have a large. amount of information you'd like to teach quickly and effectively? While most trainers would agree that it's not a good idea to teach lots of. information over a short amount of time, one learning method suggests. the opposite.     In an article first reported in Scientific American in 2005 , R. Douglas

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Free Captivate 8 Update Now Available

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Adobe has announced a free update to its popular Adobe Captivate 8 software. To get the update, choose  Help > Updates  from within the Captivate program. Once the update is installed, your new Captivate version will be  8.0.1.242. Success/Failure/Hint captions in quiz questions can now be replaced with smart shapes. Adobe Captivate Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Captivate e-learning eLearning mLearning TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications training UA User Assistance User Experience UX Native app publisher.

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Training: “So, what were the right answers, anyway?” Using Advanced Actions and Variables for Quizzing

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” Using Advanced Actions and Variables for Quizzing Date and time: Thursday, 19th July, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Have you ever taken a quiz, passed with 80%, but wondered about the 20% you got wrong and why? eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe eLearning Suite Advanced Actions Assessment Quiz rapid elearning Scorecard VariablesTopic: “So, what were the right answers, anyway?” In many quizzes, as soon as a [.].

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Tools to make you drool – video training toys for IDs

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Captivate 6 from Adobe -  www.adobe.com/products/captivate.html   - makes producing and distributing video easier than ever. IDs have been able to embed video in a Captivate timeline for years but, with Captivate 6, Adobe has built in a new capture-as-a-video workflow allowing you to create high-quality product demos.

eLearning: Playbar or No Playbar? Let the Debate Begin

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by Kevin Siegel      I was teaching  Adobe Captivate  recently when a student asked a few questions about the value of a playbar that fueled an interesting and heated, discussion (some folks love playbars, others hate them). All of the top eLearning development tools (Articulate Storyline, Articulate Presenter, Adobe Captivate, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia Studio) allow you to control the appearance of the playbar. For example, in Adobe Captivate, it's a simple check box found on the Quiz Preferences dialog box.).

Enabling Assessment Module after Course Completion

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Last week, a Captivate user had posted a question on our Facebook page. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5.5 Assessment Disable Assessment Enable Assessment Quiz rapid elearningShe was working on a course which had a few modules and an assessment in the end. In this course, she wanted to create a customized menu page with all the modules and assessment listed and clicking them would take the learner [.].

Advanced Answer Option… A handy tool in Quizzing toolkit!

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Adobe Captivate: Knowledge Check Slides

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by Kevin Siegel      Last week Adobe announced a major update to Adobe Captivate: Adobe Captivate 9. While similar in appearance to Adobe Captivate 8, version 9 offers several enhancements that I'll cover over the next few weeks.   Similar to Pretest questions, Knowledge Check slides do not count against the overall quiz score.