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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. You won't be clicking your mouse to continue the presentation once it is a movie and you may find that the default transition time goes too fast (or not fast enough) for your liking.   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. by AJ George.   Click Save.

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PowerPoint 2007: Adding Voiceover Narration to Presentations Converted to Movies

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Last week I detailed how to turn a PowerPoint 2007 presentation into a movie that could be uploaded to popular video sharing sites like YouTube.      If you wanted to add voiceover narration to the movie, however, you may have run into a bit of a problem--there is only one row in the Windows Movie Maker timeline for audio. by AJ George. " PowerPoint

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. However, there is a workaround if you have Windows Movie Maker  on your system (most computers using Windows do have the program by default).   Open Windows Movie Maker.   Click OK.

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10 steps to convert a DVD into a #mobile format

Ignatia Webs

If you have a documentary or a movie you made on history that you can distribute on mobile devices, you can deliver it to your learners in advance of a field trip. 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. Step 2. Step 3. Step 4. Step 5.

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. Swiffy converts SWF files to HTML5. Apart from supporting many common SWF features such as vector graphics, embedded fonts, images and timeline animation, it also converts basic ActionScript 2.0 Adobe Edge Animate.

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


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. Insert > Movies and Sounds > Movie from File (2003). HOW DO YOU. 1. DOWNLOAD YouTube videos? 2. Trust me!

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

Ignatia Webs

If you have a documentary or a movie you made on history that you can distribute on mobile devices, you can deliver it to your learners in advance of a field trip. 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. Step 2. Step 3. Step 4. Step 5.

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


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. Insert > Movies and Sounds > Movie from File (2003). HOW DO YOU. 1. DOWNLOAD YouTube videos? 2. Trust me!

7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

For some reasonable cutting, joining and tweaking, feel free to try Microsoft Movie Maker, Apple iMovie, Avidemux or any other tools with similar functionality. Mind your mobile audience, and make sure your content converts well and remains available on smartphones and tablets, as well as laptops and desktop computers. Never been easier – if you use the right approach and technology.

The Return Of Video To eLearning

Upside Learning

Several organizations even chose to convert their video elearning to Flash based elearning.  It’s coming full circle now and videos are all set to return in a big way. Josh Bersin cites YouTube Videos as one of the best learning tools available in his session at the HR Technology Conference last week. agree and see a bigger role for videos in the learning mix. Why Video Again?

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Last days of the world’s fastest ocean liner

Jay Cross

Made of lightweight aluminum with R&D funded by the Department of Defense (since the United States could be converted into the world’s fastest troop ship.). We went to see the movie Run Silent Run Deep four times. On its inaugural voyage in 1952, the sleek S.S. We were to travel on the S.S. United States! Another military brat and I landed our own cabin. United States.

The psychology of gamification in education: why rewards matter for learner engagement.


We all know it is there, and that clearly millions of people love gaming, but video games just don’t seem to get everyone excited in the same way that, say, movies do. The reality is that the video game (gamification) industry is twice the size of the movie industry and three times the size of the music industry, going on 2013 figures. So is gaming or gamification as big as we think?

Learn How to Build Effective E-Learning with this Free E-Book

Rapid eLearning

They enabled people to create their content in PowerPoint and convert it to the Flash. Essentially, each slide was converted to a Flash movie. I’m not sure you noticed but we just updated the Insider’s Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. The first edition of the free e-book was released in 2007, and as you can imagine a lot has changed in our industry.

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Engaging the Passive Learner


These learners have the innate ability to convert knowledge into performance and hone their personal lives at the same time. Here’s how you will convert a potential star performer from passive to active: Peer to Peer Collaboration Without discussing what we learn and experience is like watching a movie without a debriefing session with friends. The world would have been perfect (near perfect) if learners would soak in knowledge and make a difference in the world around them. They are a true inspiration in the learning community. Human beings are social creatures.

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

Big blockbuster movies – some that will make you cheer and others that you will demand your money back. HTML5 output including a PPT converter to HTML5. Think of it as going to the movies – you can see one that is in the small shoebox theater or one in the large size theater – with lots of seats and a/c that always works.  Why you may ask? Searchable content.

How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware)


Thanks to new platforms like HTML5, Apple users happily stream movies, games, and other multimedia on their tablets and phones without the use of Flash. Here are a few of your options: Convert ($): If you’re short on time and money, a straight conversion of content from Flash to an HTML5-based program is your best bet. Consider this: In 2011, 28.5 Today, only 10.7

How to Create Educational Animations in PowerPoint to “Gamify” Your Course

DigitalChalk eLearning

Whether it is a small moving arrow that indicates a location on a diagram, or a full-fledged cartoon-style movie on a specific topic, educational animations are images that contain movement which is intended to increase perception and retention of relevant content. Such animations can be helpful in a traditional classroom environment, but are by no means limited to such a medium: with e-Learning tools like iSpring, even the most advanced animations created in PowerPoint can readily be converted to an e-course. Fireworks, flags, flashing lights, etc. What is Educational Animation?

Designing #mLearning for people with #disabilities or learning difficulties

Ignatia Webs

But most of all, as a wiki has plain text, you can use free text-to-speech options to convert the text to audio-files. The result of the converted audiofile (mp3) can be found here on the page. 2. For instance: build a central movie repository, for instance via a Facebook group or similar where learners can share their own experiences easily (well, taken the word easily with some salt as what is easy for one person can have enormous complexity for someone else. Last week I got a mail from Jenni Wright from Australia. Here is what I came up with for Jenny. Draffan.

Social media and reflection: marriage or divorce?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

When I am invited to do introductory sessions in organisations, I feel like I'm converting people to use MORE social media, whereas I don't believe it is a matter of using as many social media as possible. I do believe however in finding an optimal use of social media to support individual and collective learning and innovation. For instance, Chloe Fan kept all her movie tickets since 2001.

Dev Team Highlights from 2014


For our customers using LRS (Learning Record Store), OpenSesame can easily convert SCORM and AICC results to Tin Can format for forwarding into any third-party LRS. This allows sellers to offer a short video, much like a movie trailer or commercial, informing learners about the course. OpenSesame Plus was by far our biggest project of the year. 2015 Sneak Peek. Shhhh! OpenSesame

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13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

Visual Lounge

It’s easier than ever to capture activity on your iOS device screen and turn it into a movie. Ideally, you want to get ahold of a good-quality USB mic like an Audio-Technica AT2020 or a Blue Microphones Yeti. I’ve also had great results with a basic lapel mic and a USB converter. But there are still a few quirky things you may encounter along the way. Clean up clutter.

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Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

The ability to make a screencast video can also be used to showcase your creativity when playing games like Minecraft and recreating scenes from movies and/or filming music videos in simulation games like The Sims. It can also convert your AVIs to SWFs. Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners. They can be used to: demonstrate processes step-by-step in a tutorial.

2 Juicy Ways to Insert YouTube Videos into PowerPoint


However, it will download the video in FLV format, and that format does not work well with PowerPoint, so you would have to convert the downloaded video into a more appropriate format. To convert the downloaded videos (in FLV format), I use Format Factory (to convert the videos to AVI or WMV formats). So, how can we get the job done quickly? Ops, let's get back on track.

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Legacy eLearning


So, what can instructional designers do to convert legacy programs to modern eLearning? In a nutshell, HTML5 is recognized as a great standard because it can do a lot of complicated tasks, such as playing movies, music, animations, and even more complex applications, without requiring users to download numerous plug-ins. eLearning Tools legacy eLearning

Nordic Wonder Ski Video!


Because this blog is "NorthStarNerd.Org", here are two tools which were invaluable in making my movie: MP4Cam2AVI : This free utility from SourceForge converts mp4 files to avi. One of the free tools to create movies is Microsoft Movie Maker , but it only works with Microsoft video formats. The Movie! Nordic Wonder: The Movie! Media 2.0

PowerPoint 2008 for the Mac: Inserting YouTube Videos

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Navigate to (there are other free media converters, but I've tried and had success with this one) and click enter a link. From the Standard toolbar, select the Media tool and choose Insert Movie (if you do not see this toolbar, from the Menu bar, choose View > Toolbars > Standard ). The Insert Movie dialog box appears. Click go to the next step.

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Your Name in Star Wars Aurebesh built in Storyline


Star Wars: The Force Awakens is not just another movie to carry on the franchise, rather the rebirth of one of the largest pop cultures the world has ever seen. At first, my family and I discussed that we would wait until after opening weekend and catch the movie the following week. Design an interaction where users can enter their own name and it be converted into Aurebesh.

3D animations for mobile devices

Ignatia Webs

The movie and the 3D animations were made by Luis Fucay and David Iglesias from the Humboldt institute. These 3D-animations were made in iClone and afterwards converted to the needs and specifications of the mobile devices. My personal favorite converter is the AVS video converter. To get an idea of 3D-animation results, you can look at the movie underneath, or download the m4v-file or the windows mobile movie. The movie is in Spanish. Since the beginning of last year a Tibotec mobile project has been running.

Using Lectora to Sync Audio

Integrated Learnings

Most multimedia developers are familiar with audio timing in frame based applications like Adobe Flash and other movie editing software. For example, if you created your audio as a WAV file, you will need to use a program like Adobe Media Encoder to convert it to an FLV file. by Jonathan Shoaf. They are familiar with the timeline concept and setting events within the timeline.

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3 Insider Tips to Unleash Multimedia in E-learning

CommLab India

Kuhlmann cites the example of the movie Jaws where the music kept the audience waiting anxiously for events to unfold and advises online course designers to replicate similar experiences. How can you engage your online learners effectively? What does it take to ensure your learners actively participate in the learning process? Get the graphics right. Hope you liked this post.

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Airline madness

Jay Cross

We have been plied with champagne, prosciutto, steak, cheese, (had to pass on the salad and ice cream sundae courses), free-flowing wine, and cognac. I’m sitting in a comfortable wide seat that converts into a bed. No music, no movies, no route maps, just crapola television. I’m writing this from the first class cabin on a United flight from Houston to Munich. Dumb as dirt.

Effective Rapid eLearning from Classroom Learning Content?

Vignettes Learning

How to work with it?, I used the movie Karate Kid (1984) as a metaphor for eLearning development. In the said blog I mentioned that it is unfortunate that “in converting content to e-learning, many developers only migrate the facts as printed in handouts. Our belief : At Vignettes Learning we use stories in eLearning; however, we make them interactive. Synthesis. With peers?

Flipping Over Teaching and Learning with Technology

Visual Lounge

Converting lectures to digital assets. Inverting or “flipping” the classroom is accomplished by using a variety of media-rich technologies like screencasts, lecture capture, podcasts and video to convert lectures from a fleeting moment in the classroom into digital assets that can be played by students on demand. Guest post by Steve Salik, Ph.D. The jury is still out. Is it too long?

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5 steps to improve my #mobile #diabetic life

Ignatia Webs

Getting your blood sample info to an iPhone is already possible (see movie below), so getting CGM info to my/any smartphone is feasible. This does require a scale that has options to choose from: buttons for different carbohydrate foods and fruits to allow the scale to immediately convert the weight into the right amount of carbohydrates. Since March 2011 I am a diabetic type 1.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1


Microsoft has the excellent Windows Movie Maker that comes pre-installed with most Windows versions (and it can also be downloaded online for free) and Apple offers its own very good iMovie editor for just $14.99. Deciding to embrace eLearning for your employee training has become a no-brainer nowadays. Let’s begin with the most essential content creation tools: 1) A text-editor.

E-Learning: 7 Simple Tips to Do More with a Limited Budget

CommLab India

Videos can be edited with Windows Movie Maker. Convert the existing course materials. Converting and customizing the existing learning content will make the designers’ and Subject Matter Experts’ (SMEs) job much easy. Is it possible to develop high quality e-learning courses in a cost-effective manner? Yes, of course! You can do much, even when your e-learning budget is tight.

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

CommLab India

If the tool does not support the image, video, or audio format you want to import, you will have to waste time converting them into the required format.  So to get a clear picture, let’s see the various formats supported by Adobe Captivate 9, Articulate Storyline, and Lectora 16. MOV: (QuickTime Movie) MOV is a popular video format file, originally developed by Apple Inc. Lectora 16.

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