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Flash to HTML5 – Swiffy From Google

Upside Learning

This has come just in time for mLearning implementers; there is a new tool out in Google Labs called Swiffy that let’s one convert flash animation (swf files) to a device independent HTML5. We’ve been experiementing with Swiffy for a few hours now and it seems to do quite a decent job of converting SWF files. Weekly Finds Convert SWF Files To HTML5 HTML5 SWF To HTML5 SwiffySimply put, this will allow existing libraries of flash animation content to be ported to devices that run iOS – iPhones, iPads, and iPods.

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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

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

Converting PowerPoint Presentations Using Rapid Intake

Developer on Duty

When the PowerPoints are loaded into the system they are converted into SWF's. While it is converting, you are still able to edit and make changes to other pages in your course so you will not need to wait for the conversion to end to continue working on other parts of your course. . For the most part, you won't notice any difference. Tools

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 Claro.

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mLearning: The Time is Now

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

In what may be another boon for mLearning, last week Google released a beta tool called Swiffy , a free Flash to HTML5 converter. My first thought about Swiffy was that it would solve a LOT of the problems I hear with SWF content not playing on Apple devices like the iPad. Until Swiffy will convert Captivate SWFs, it appears that Swiffy will have limited use. Do you have.

The 4 S’s of mobile design

E-Learning Provocateur

Heeding the advice of start small and fail quick , I have dipped my toe into the m-learning space by converting an existing online course into a smartphone-friendly format. Given the iPhone can’t play swf files, I have to make sure I either don’t use them or I use an alternative format – potentially HTML5. call them the 4 S’s of mobile design. 1. Simple.

Adobe Presenter 9: Beginning Training

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Have you created a PowerPoint presentation and need to convert it into an eLearning course? Finally, you will also learn how to publish the finished eLearning content as both SWF and PDF. Perhaps you need to add a quiz to the presentation and be able to track learner success? Adobe Presenter 9 allows you to transform your existing PowerPoint deck into eLearning complete with voiceover recordings, interactive objects, screen characters and videos. Among other things, you will add characters and scenes to add personality to your presentation. More information.

Adobe Captivate 6: High Fidelity PowerPoint Imports

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

During a standard PowerPoint import process, PowerPoint pptx presentations are first converted to the ppt format, and then converted to SWF. In Captivate 6, if you select the new  High Fidelity  option, the import process will take native pptx files directly to Captivate SWF (the ppt conversion is skipped). by Kevin Siegel    Have you, or a Subject Matter Expert, created a presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint? Are you moving away from presentations and toward eLearning lessons created with Captivate?

Converting PowerPoint Presentations Using Rapid Intake

Developer on Duty

When the PowerPoints are loaded into the system they are converted into SWF's. While it is converting, you are still able to edit and make changes to other pages in your course so you will not need to wait for the conversion to end to continue working on other parts of your course. . For the most part, you won't notice any difference. Tools

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Publish to iPhone – From Captivate 5 and eLearning Suite 2

Adobe Captivate

You can now author your elearning courses in Captivate and publish them as a swf to run on any Flash enabled device, or follow the steps below to publish the same as an iPhone app. Apple’s recent announcement that it has lifted restrictions on its third-party developer guidelines has direct implications for the publishing options available from Captivate 5 and Adobe eLearning Suite 2.

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Synchronizing Audio and Animation Timings with Adobe Presenter 7

Adobe Captivate

You can add animation effects and SWF files along with narration, quizzes, and simulations to transform the drab presentations into interactive multimedia experiences. If you already have PowerPoint animations, such as flying or dissolving text and images, Presenter converts them [.]. Adobe Presenter is a great tool for creating Flash-based eLearning courses from within Microsoft PowerPoint. Adobe Presenter How do I. Rapid Authoring "Elearning authoring tools" adobe presenter Audio Sync rapid elearning

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How to Speak Like an eLearning Pro

OpenSesame

All we have to do is to convert all the media to.flv so it can be embedded in the SWF, then publish the SCORM package to the LMS.”. With the increasing shift to elearning, new people have the “jargon experience” each day. For novices, it can be difficult to get started when the response to a simple question is laden with what sounds like absolute gibberish: “No problem!

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eLearning: Adobe Captivate and Microsoft PowerPoint

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  The  Convert PowerPoint Presentations  dialog box opens, offering a few controls over how the presentation is imported.   During a standard import process, PowerPoint pptx presentations are first converted to the ppt format and then converted to SWF. If you select  High Fidelity , the import process takes native pptx files directly to Captivate SWF (the ppt conversion is skipped). by Kevin Siegel      What came first, the chicken or the egg? Adobe Captivate and PowerPoint. Choose  Window > Library.

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. Video (Ctrl+Alt+V) formats include SWF, FLV, F4V, AVI, MP4, MOV, and 3GP. Adobe Captivate 9. Lectora 16.

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9 Free Tools That Help Me Build Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Format Factory lets you convert media from one format to another. I don’t use it as much as I used to now that Articulate’s Studio ‘09 provides a video encoder. However for those who need to convert media from one format to another, it’s a handy tool. For rapid elearning converting to the SWF and FLV Flash formats are important and Format Factory supports this. Pixie.

Adobe Captivate 9 Hot Fix: Update Fixes Several Known Issues

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Conditional actions get converted to standard actions in upgraded project. Effects are not played fully in SWF, when the effect duration is less than the default effect duration. Adobe recently posted a fix for Captivate 9 that, according to Adobe, addresses the following issues in Adobe Captivate 9. Operands in advanced actions appear blank in upgraded project. Autoshape buttons fill and stroke is not retained during upgrade. Result slide does not show up for a captivate project with more than 45 random question slides. TAB Order dialog throws Error #2046 on Mac OSX 10.10.5.

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Preview Flash content on your computer: SWF Player and FLV Player [ original post ]. Format Factory : convert media from one format to another. Image Tuner : resize, rename, and convert image formats with this free tool. Web2PDF : convert a website or blog to PDF. The other day this guy asked me how to develop color schemes for his rapid elearning courses. Here’s a demo.

Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

The PowerPoint flash tools like Articulate Presenter are going to convert your PowerPoint content on each slide to a Flash movie file (.swf). Last week I shared a free PowerPoint template that was inspired by the iPad’s notebook app. Hopefully, you can find a use for the template. If not, check out some of the other free templates that are available in the Elearning Heroes community.

eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

Apart from these video encoders/ converters, other video editing software from Adobe and Apple also enable to export to FLV format of the video being edited. 3. The embedded videos are played back from within SWF, so you can create your own components to control the video playback. However, often we find videos not being used optimally. Choosing source video. a. Playing back videos.

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Manic Ramblings from a Vendor Conference

In the Middle of the Curve

swf formats) - Must be capable of SCORM reporting without manual reprogramming of code - Analyze for ease of use (conversion) - Analyze for ease of use (development) - Analyze for interactivity capabilities - Analyze for branching Content for SkillPort 8 - We want to look at the SkillSoft solutions. I have a confession. didn't blog the SkillSoft Perspectives 2012 conference. Tablet priority.

Compressing Media in Your E-Learning Authoring Tools

E-learning Uncovered

In Lectora, when you’re ready to publish, click the Compress and Convert tab at the top of the Publish dialog box.  In Captivate, you control compression settings from the Preferences dialog box before you publish.   You have the option to compress full motion recording SWF files and to set the compression level. Articulate Storyline. Lectora. Adobe Captivate. Follow nickelkins.

Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

When you move over a video MP4 file onto your page, it converts to FLV video – but when you decide to publish and select video – you can output the entire project as a MP4. Publish – Publish as a Single SWF, Publish as a video, Publish as a video on a mobile device, One click share to Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, YouTube or Snap! and Snap! What was it? Lectora Snap!

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

To be able to provide the flexibility to learners to learn “on-the-go” on the device of their choice, it is imperative that you migrate the legacy/Flash/SWF courses to a platform that supports multiple devices. Over the last 5 years, we have worked with organizations globally to convert their legacy/Flash/SWF courses to HTML5. According to a Bloomberg report, an average U.S

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Great FREE Software Downloads

The eLearning Coach

The free version is all you need to quickly convert most file types to the.pdf format. CamStudio can record all the screen actions on your computer, as well as an audio narrative, and create AVI files which can converted to a streaming Flash (SWF) format. VIDEO PLAYERS AND CONVERTERS. Leave a comment if you try one and like or dislike it … and why. Audacity. EMAIL.

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(My) Learning Networks: (CCK08 Final Paper)

Learnadoodledastic

NOTE: Prior to realizING i could achieve all that i needed to in the WMV format, AVS Video Converter 2.6 was used to convert the WMV file to a flash format (9mb), using the following conversion option – SWF best quality and to MPEG 1 format using Create ZEN Vision - Normal Quality (34mb)] The final output views fine, but is not as polished as I would like.

Experiences with Elearning on the Mac

The Learning Generalist

Keynote 08 (not 09) has the ability to generate a single SWF file for a series of slides. What this does for you: you dont have to manage 20 slides in Presenter 09 to build your scenarios - just create an SWF in Keynote and drop it into Presenter 09; test out your scenarios separately from your actual module, so you know exactly how things work for you. Sumeet Moghe, 2009.

All the amazing stuff that @JKUnrein shared in her talk today

The Learning Generalist

This woman is a star and while not everything was new for me, she's an inspiration to see how much ground you can cover in 60 minutes. Here's just a compilation of the tweets I put out just during here session. And just so we don't lose this in a year's time, here's a list of the tweets from the talk: Do you want to see some amazing showcases of #html5 - check this out [link] @jkunrein attests this resource #LSCon One more type server for you to use with you #html5 content (not free) via @jkunrein at #lscon https://typekit.com/ Adobe captivate #html5 encoder. html5 lscon

Free: PowerPoint to Flash in One Click

Take an e-Learning Break

Free PowerPoint to Flash converter promptly creates web-friendly Flash (.SWF) SWF) movies from your PowerPoint content (.PPT,PPS,PPTX,PPSX) PPT,PPS,PPTX,PPSX) keeping its visual parameters, animation effects and slide transitions, audio narrations, video and Flash objects after conversion. iSpring Free works within PowerPoint, transforming it into a fast and easy Flash authoring tool. It is compatible with any PowerPoint version 2000/XP/2003/2007 installed on a Windows machine. One interesting option is adding YouTube movies into your presentation. Check it out: [link

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Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

Missing lines in graphs - The PPT graphs sometimes don’t convert properly to Flash, leading to missing lines. If your project uses relatively less graphs, then converting the graphs to images and importing them into Articulate can be an effective solution. Articulate’s suite of products rate high in the rapid authoring segment. For e.g.: Arial Bold , Arial Italics, etc. 3.

Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

The PowerPoint flash tools like Articulate Presenter are going to convert your PowerPoint content on each slide to a Flash movie file (.swf). Last week I shared a free PowerPoint template that was inspired by the iPad’s notebook app. Hopefully, you can find a use for the template. If not, check out some of the other free templates that are available in the Elearning Heroes community.

Turn PowerPoint Storyboards into Rapid e-Learning Masterpieces

Everything E-Learning

Here’s how you can make development even faster, and convert your storyboard into a rapid e?Learning Flash animations – Add existing SWF or FLV files to Snap! by Lectora® rapid e-Learning software is a flexible and powerful PowerPoint plug-in tool that makes rapid e-Learning content creation super speedy. To further save on development time, many e-Learning professionals draft out their course, or storyboard, using PowerPoint software. But have you thought about turning your storyboard directly into your rapid e-Learning course? Learning masterpiece: Add video. by Lectora.

Turn PowerPoint Storyboards into Rapid e-Learning Masterpieces

Everything E-Learning

Here’s how you can make development even faster, and convert your storyboard into a rapid e?Learning Flash animations – Add existing SWF or FLV files to Snap! by Lectora® rapid e-Learning software is a flexible and powerful PowerPoint plug-in tool that makes rapid e-Learning content creation super speedy. To further save on development time, many e-Learning professionals draft out their course, or storyboard, using PowerPoint software. But have you thought about turning your storyboard directly into your rapid e-Learning course? Learning masterpiece: Add video. by Lectora.

e-Learning Acupuncture: Find files instantly with Google

eLearning Acupuncture

To find unprotected directories on the Internet that house WAV files use this syntax in Google: -inurl:htm -inurl:html intitle:"index of" "Last modified" wav Are you looking for some SWF files? To find unprotected directories on the Internet that house SWF files use this syntax in Google: -inurl:htm -inurl:html intitle:"index of" "Last modified" swf Are you looking for some MP3 files? ► August (2) Short Cuts for Converting Classroom Courses to Onl. This network has a firewall that is very stringent. Some file types are blocked by the firewall. But I digress.

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Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-07-03

Jane Hart

Swiffy: convert SWF files to HTML5 from Google [link] #. Tweet. Are you ready 4 the second wave of social media? link] <“Internal SoMe is the 2nd wave; the future of work is in communities” #. RT @ realwplearn : Social learning in action [link] # realwplearn #. BBC News – Over-50s flock to social networks – [link] #. Resetting learning and work from @ hjarche [link] <We need to help workers take control of their learning #. The “difficulty&# of social learning: a failure 2 embrace the reality of social learning places our institutions at risk [link] #.

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Here’s How You Can Save Your Training Job in this Economy

Rapid eLearning

The challenge in all of this is that rapid elearning has to bring real value and isn’t just a bunch of PowerPoint files converted to Flash and then put online. The goal was to take a linear PowerPoint file and convert it to engaging and interactive content using our tools. Convert a Linear Course to Be More Interactive. love it. There are few guarantees in life. Trust me.

Free as in Freedom: Experiences with Elearning on the Mac

The Learning Generalist

Keynote 08 (not 09) has the ability to generate a single SWF file for a series of slides. What this does for you: you dont have to manage 20 slides in Presenter 09 to build your scenarios - just create an SWF in Keynote and drop it into Presenter 09; test out your scenarios separately from your actual module, so you know exactly how things work for you. Sumeet Moghe, 2009.