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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

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.

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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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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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.

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

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?

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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Why Flip Book Maker Is the Best Tool to Develop E-books

CommLab India

Ability to convert learning materials in a wide variety of formats. These organizations need to convert this e-learning content into eBooks, to facilitate online learning. Often, designers of e-learning content focus on tasks such as setting effective learning objectives, using the right interactivities, and developing assessments. Let us see why. 1. We live in a “mobile” world.

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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.

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.

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.

3 Best Tools to Develop Web-based Training (WBT) Courses

CommLab India

Storyline is widely used to convert Flash-based e-learning content, which cannot be accssed on most Smartphones and tablet PCs, into the mobile-compatible HTML5 format. You use the e-learning development software to publish courses to HTML5, MP4, EXE, SWF, and PDF formats. Lectora Inspire is well-suited for converting text-heavy training content into engaging courses for the web.

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.

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.

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.

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!

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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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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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

Trivantis

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

Trivantis

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.

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.

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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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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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Shifting to Adobe eLearning suite – reuse existing Articulate Engage and Quizmaker content

Adobe Captivate

In previous posts we have seen how we can reuse Articulate Presenter files by converting it to Adobe Presenter files. Publish the Captivate project to a swf. articulate engage , adobe captivate , migration , reuse elearning content , adobe elearning suite. Adobe presenter is a part of Adobe eLearning suite. Open a blank file in Adobe Captivate 4. Say OK to the dialog.

5 Best Improvements in Articulate Presenter 09

eLearning Development

Video needs to be in the FLV format, but Articulate supplies a conversion tool just in case your video editing software doesn’t convert to FLV. Inserting video uses the Insert Flash tool and has the same options as SWF files. 4. I’ve been using Articulate Presenter 09 for a couple of months now and have come up with the five things I like best about the new version. If you follow me on Twitter, you might have seen my posts about having problems with the new version. Even with the issues, I wouldn’t go back to the previous version. So, my top 5 improvements: 1.

Here’s Why PowerPoint 2007 Helps You Build Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

When you publish the course, the slide with the audio, images, and animations is converted to a Flash movie file (.swf). Last week was a blur. Monday started with Articulate Live ‘09 and ended with the eLearning Guild’s Annual Gathering. In between, I delivered three presentations, met hundreds of people, and we announced the winners of our Guru Awards 2009. Ribbon Toolbar.

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.