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Understanding Image File Formats

Visual Lounge

But, which image file formats do you need? Other more advanced image editors (such as Adobe Photoshop) offer additional formats like.psd,psb,bmp,eps,raw, to name a few. The main difference between all of these image formats comes down to two things: compression and compatibility. The most popular lossless image formats are.tiff and.png. Proprietary Formats.

How To Convert Your PDFs into eLearning

TalentLMS

Newsletters and company important announcements (or instructions for new application implementation procedures) all come in portable document format, in attractive colors and impressive images embedded. In this article, we suggest some key essentials to apply on a pdf file to convert it into a mobile/tablet/notebook/desktop friendly interactive eLearning object. Think: small sections!

How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?

eFront

Cook raised an interesting question at the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals' Group " How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?" Several professionals in the Learning industry want to convert their f2f courses into an eLearning format. In my opinion, they have convert their traditional courses to an electronic format.

Convert Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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." " You'll be happy to learn that a second version of the HTML5 converter is available and it supports the three main question types: Multiple Choice, True/False and HotSpot. Learn more here. eLearning HTML5

Steps to make your Flash courses mobile compatible

Let’s now take a look at the 3 reasons why organizations convert. You can convert your existing eLearning material into HTML5. look at the process of converting legacy courses to HTML5. You can convert your existing eLearning courses to HTML5. Cluster the courses you want to convert. will help you extract the content and convert them into. to Html5. on PCs.

PowerPoint 2010: Converting Presentations to Movies

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

In previous versions of PowerPoint, converting presentations to movies  could be a bit of a laborious task. PowerPoint 2010 has a new feature allowing presentations to quickly and easily be saved directly to.wmv (Windows Media Video) format.   The good news: In PowerPoint 2007, not only did you need to go in to Windows Movie Maker to convert your presentations to movies, but in doing so you lost any transitions or animation effects you may have added.   Related article: PowerPoint 2007: Adding Voiceover Narration to Presentations Converted to Movies.

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PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ George. I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook.   The following steps show how to convert a presentation into a movie. However, please note that any transitions or custom animations you have applied to your slides will not convert.

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Converting Classroom Content into eLearning

CourseArc

Therefore, there is a significant opportunity for eLearning developers to leverage existing materials used in Instructor-Lead Training (ILT) , and convert them to eLearning format. While ILT usually follows a textbook and covers specific chapters during each session, eLearning works best when “chapters” can be converted into online scenarios or animated story lines.

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How to convert a project into a Hard copy in Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

So let’s see how to convert an Articulate Storyline project into a Word document to take advantage of its benefits.  . Content from the slide layers is also exported in the screenshot format. These options will help you convert the project into handouts. Let’s explore these options and see how you can publish the course to each of these formats in Storyline.

Convert Your Cool Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format!

Adobe Captivate

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. We received a lot of positive feedback from customers who were [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 Assessment HTML5 iPad iPhone Quiz rapid elearning test

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Educate the Mobile Generation: Convert WORD documents to ePub and MOBI

eLearning Acupuncture

My answer was ‘sort-of’. I was providing nice printer-friendly PDF files as one format and PDF does work on most mobile devices but it’s not optimized for mobile delivery. So I decided to try something new. I am converting my WORD documents to ePub and MOBI formats. In addition, it also converts from one eBook format to another. mobile ebook readers convert

HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate 5.5 is here!

Adobe Captivate

I’m really excited to share with you that we have HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate 5.5 With the HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for your mobile devices that do not support Flash content. HTML5 Converter iOS iPad iPhone rapid elearningout on Adobe Labs. Here’s the [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Whats new Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

5 Simple Ways to Convert Content into eLearning Material

TalentLMS

The main task revolves around converting (tons of) faculty discipline-related content into the new eLearning platform. The remaining faculty is intensely aversive to the notion of converting their hard-researched “notes” (eLearning translation: content), into something that can be downloaded (shudders). Alright, a new position has opened up in your university: eLearning Technician.

Converting a Course From Articulate Studio ’09 to Articulate Studio ’13

eLearning Brothers

You now have layers that let you use the whole slide instead of just the little gray box, add media, format text, etc.  The post Converting a Course From Articulate Studio ’09 to Articulate Studio ’13 appeared first on eLearning Brothers. (Guest blog post by Diane Elkins, author of E-Learning Uncovered: Articulate Studio ’13. Not quite.  Question Feedback.

The DIY Guide to Converting Existing Content into an eLearning Course

SHIFT eLearning

Those new to creating eLearning courses will find this post useful in answering their questions and providing them with a checklist of things to consider during the process of converting existing content, which goes far beyond simply transferring content to an online format. Step Three: Choosing the Course Format. Step One: Analyzing Content. Interactive learning. Simulation.

Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning

Origin Learning

Learning in the 21 st century has become all-pervasive, transcending physical boundaries of a classroom-and- instructor based format. It provides a simple interface on devices like smartphones, tablets and computers to capture the streams of activities that learners undertake by converting them into simple statements. What is the TIN Can API? How does it work? The benefits. Email *.

PowerPoint Converter: FAQs and Tutorial

DigitalChalk eLearning

One key benefit of using the PowerPoint converter is that any timed slides or animations won’t be lost once the file has been uploaded. Here’s a brief video tutorial on how to use the PowerPoint Converter. From the Manage Course Elements page, “Import a SCORM Package” will convert the PPT into a SCORM file. The PowerPoint converter program converts a file to HTML5.

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E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. The formats prescribed in the blog are followed when the courses are published to PCs, mobiles and iPads, but when publishing your courses to CDs and PCs (offline), you have the liberty to use the format of your choice.  .

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How to convert the toughest SME

Making Change

Ask them for an informal brain dump instead, or an interview, or any other format that they won’t put so much work into. 2. You want to create an action-packed online experience that revolutionizes learners’ behavior. Your subject matter expert wants you to faithfully reproduce every lovingly polished bullet of their 217-slide PowerPoint presentation. Read what they gave you.

4 Authoring Tools to Convert Flash-based E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

Different rapid authoring tools available today will help you convert your existing Flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5 in no time. Articulate Storyline is one of the best rapid authoring tools that helps you convert Flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5 very easily. Such features make Adobe Captivate an ideal tool for converting Flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5.

7 Tips to Choose the Best Rapid Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

In this blog, I’ll share 7 tips that will help you select the best e-learning authoring tool for your e-learning project to convert your legacy courses to HTML5. Most of these tools offer easy translations with just a click, such as exporting the course content to an XML or Word format for translation. Spring: Capable of converting PowerPoint to HTML5 on just a click.

Razzle Dazzle: Converting VHS Video to Digital Format

Learnadoodledastic

Converting VHS video recordings to a digital format is made easy using the Dazzle video capture device and the bundled Pinnacle V11 software, which is easily obtainable from Maplins the excellent electronics specialists store. You have all you need now to convert VHS Video to a digital format of your choice. Tags: video 3 Phono VHS SCART DVD convert

How To Convert Video Files: Sorensen Squeeze

The eLearning Coach

In this big universe of computers and mobile devices, video format incompatibilities can be a looming problem for multimedia learning professionals. You might not be sure how to convert MOV, MP4 and AVI to FLV. Post from: The eLearning Coach How To Convert Video Files: Sorensen Squeeze. Perhaps you’re wondering how to deal with video for Apple devices. And then there’s the issue of video acronyms that [.] Video

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All set to participate in the HTLM5 contest? Here are some helpful resources…

Adobe Captivate

So I thought of helping you out with some resources to make your task easier To create an eLearning course in HTML5 format, you will need a [.]. HTML5 HTML5 Contest HTML5 Contest Rules HTML5 Converter rapid elearningYou must have already heard about the Adobe Captivate HTML5 Contest that began on 13th January. I’m sure you would be all excited to participate in the contest. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

Creating PDF Forms

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

This will allow you to browse and find the document you wish to convert to PDF. You can convert Microsoft Office documents and most image formats using this method. Convert HTML pages to PDF. There are online services that will convert your documents to PDF for you. Let's get started with the PDF form creation process. Creating a New PDF Form. Open Acrobat.

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The Real Way to Download-Convert-Insert Videos into PowerPoint!

ZaidLearn

CONVERT YouTube videos into a format supported by PowerPoint? 3. Tools recommended: RealPlayer - Downloading videos from YouTube and Converting them into other formats (e.g. Format Factory - Converting videos to any other video format you can imagine. HOW DO YOU. 1. DOWNLOAD YouTube videos? 2. Insert > Movies and Sounds > Movie from File (2003).

Video formats and storage

Moodle Journal

At the Yasasoft website you can download a limited free version, it will convert just about all format up to five minutes and its a really nice and easy to use piece of desktop software. also came across a reasonable online media converter the other day at vixy.net , which seems to be worth having a look at. I received a request recently from a client to produce my Moodle training resources as a set of video files, which does make a lot of sense; I have also been using more video this year on the VLE.

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Converting Classroom Courses to Online Courses - Ask an Instructional Designer

eLearning Acupuncture

I recently answered an email question from a reader named Barb that might interest other readers as well: Question: Hi Eric, I ran into your site through the Internet and would like some advice on the following. I am a trainer and am currently working with a couple of other trainers on converting our Instructor led courses into online self paced courses using Captivate. Take care.

Top Tips for Writing Better ELearning Scripts (Session slides from #LSCon)

Learning Visions

Some weird formatting things happened when I converted this from Keynote to PPT and then uploaded to Slideshare. These are my slides from my session yesterday at Learning Solutions here in Orlando: Top Tips for Writing Better ELearning Scripts. Writing better e learning from Cammy Bean Want more top tips? Check out the top tips page on the Kineo website! Please forgive me

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10 Top eLearning Blog Posts of 2014

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While interesting that the topics seemed to vary, most notable is the variety in content format - text, infographics and video. And, if you have a preference, in what format? Get Rid of Paper Checklists: Use Mobile Performance Support Systems Converting paper forms and checklists to a mobile format eliminates paperwork, improves reporting accuracy and is easier for employees to use.

The Art of Instructional Designing – PowerPoint Courses and Beyond

Raptivity

However instructional designers need not limit themselves to just dumping the PowerPoint content into an eLearning or online format as part of their course creation. deeper part of their job would ideally entail applying systematic instructional techniques while converting the PowerPoint to an eLearning course. The PowerPoint can definitely form the base for building the course.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

One of the best tools, if you are already using Articulate, to convert your existing (Articulate based) courses to run on iPads, other tablets and mobile devices. Storyline publishes to three different formats: Flash, HTML5, and iOS for iPad, delivering rich multimedia and interactivity for tablet learning. Swiffy converts SWF files to HTML5. Adobe Edge Animate. It’s free! 2.

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How to Record Voice Overs for eLearning (Part 1)

eLearning Brothers

Well Written, Properly Formatted Script. You’ll need an audio converter of some sort and then some software that allows you to record and edit the audio that you capture with your mic. As far as audio converters go, the PreSonus Audiobox is a great option to go with because of its quality and affordability. Location, Location, Location. Choosing a Microphone.

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How to incorporate subtitles in a movie you are converting for mobile devices

Ignatia Webs

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post (see here ) on how to convert a DVD you have bought to a format that can be played on a mobile device. If you want to, you can use AVS4YOU to add the appropriate subtitles to your converted format. You follow the steps as indicated in the prior post, up until the moment you make yourself ready to click the convert button.

Converting a DVD from a windows pc onto a mobile device in 10 steps

Ignatia Webs

During the last couple of months colleagues of mine (and family) have been asking to give them an easy way to rip and convert DVD movies to a format that works on their mobile device. This is a low cost software that is userfriendly and it covers a variety of formats (including High Definition). Select to which format you want to convert your DVD. Step 2. Step 3.

The Real Way to Download-Convert-Insert YouTube Videos into PowerPoint!

ZaidLearn

CONVERT YouTube videos into a format supported by PowerPoint? 3. Tools recommended: RealPlayer - Downloading videos from YouTube and Converting them into other formats (e.g. Format Factory - Converting videos to any other video format you can imagine. HOW DO YOU. 1. DOWNLOAD YouTube videos? 2. Insert > Movies and Sounds > Movie from File (2003).

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

with HTML5 Converter. The HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate 5.5 is an experimental technology that converts SWFs generated by Adobe Captivate 5.5 into HTML5 format. Once these files are converted to HTML5, you can edit them with an HTML editing tool, such as Adobe Dreamweaver. Please note that not all Adobe Captivate features are supported in the HTML5 format.

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Case Study: Engaging Learners in the Synchronous Distance Environment by Kim Bahr and Irene Boland

Learning Solutions Magazine

Here is a summary of the techniques used recently to convert a four-day F2F course to a synchronous distance format, highlighting design considerations, successes, and best practices. To accomplish more with fewer resources, many organizations are turning from costly traditional face-to-face (F2F) training to alternate methods, such as self-paced eLearning and distance learning.

TechSmith Camtasia Studio: Localizing Closed Captions

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Fortunately, it's fairly easy to convert Camtasia captions to different languages. They are basically the same type of Caption File except SRT files do not retain font formatting;  SMI  files do.). Localization of an eLearning project can present a tough challenge to any developer. Here's how. There are two choices: SRT and SMI. Looking for Camtasia training?