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Adobe Presenter Video Express: Creating Software Demos

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Now I can save my project, then use Adobe Presenter to publish it as one continuous movie, with my embedded videos playing automatically in between explanatory slides. by Jennie Ruby. If you've tried Adobe Presenter with Video Express , you are probably aware that you can create a video of yourself as you present your PowerPoint slides, and then display either yourself, your slides, or both in the published project. Here's an example: I needed to show a few different functions in Word 2013. I'm creating an update lesson, not a full how-to video. on this one! Sweet!

Secrets of Video Demo Timeline (cpvc project)

Adobe Captivate

This post will explain the more specific features of the Timeline panel in a Video Demo project (cpvc file). Timeline in a CPVC or Video Demo Project. CPVC-files are created with the Video Demo application packed with Captivate. Only non-interactive, static objects can be added to a video demo. CPVC or Video Demo slide. Intro. Their color is grey by default.

Making the Most of Visuals in eLearning: 9 Tips and 5 Examples

SHIFT eLearning

Would you like to watch a demo video and learn how to fix a broken washer or read through the pages of the instruction manual? We love watching movies. According to a report by HubSpot, posts and tweets containing colored images increase viewers’ willingness to read by a whopping 80 percent! Look at yourself. We post photos of our trips on Facebook and not essays about our vacations.

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This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad

Upside Learning

About a month back I blogged about Smokescreen which allows advertisers to run simple Flash movies on iPad/iPhone using HTML5/JavaScript.  At this time it’s difficult to comment on the performance and battery life while running Frash on iOS device but from the video demo above its evident that Flash runs pretty well on them. The development of Frash is still in progress.

Final Post Analysis of #HRTechConf 2015

eLearning 24-7

Lots of interesting stuff happening over in the HR space, but this analysis is all about our beloved e-learning and thus wonderful LMS flying machines (anyone see that movie? asked him for a demo, he said it was doable and with that he walks away and goes and talks to three folks near the booth.  Anyway, I’ll pass on the demo. First, I get a guy who is giving me the third degree burn on why I want to see a demo.  I don’t know, uh, I’m curious about the product.  I never understand the grilling, when they are doing demos right at their booth.

DevLearn 2016: Must see sessions to spark your creativity

Sponge UK

Tony has also helped introduce learning programmes like Pixar in a Box and his TedEd talk on how maths is used in animated movies has been seen over 300,000 times. Watch: Pixar: The math behind the movies – Tony DeRose TedEd. The focus is on hands on demos and there will be a variety of different learning technology on display. Keynote sessions. Pre-event workshops. Hyperdrive.

Are Your Video Transitions Helping or Hurting?

Visual Lounge

recommend using this transition in screencasts , videos of PowerPoint presentations, and software demos. would stay away from fade to black transitions in narrative “movies” or short films you produce. Think about the movies and TV shows you watch–they rarely, if ever, do a fade to black transition. Sure, they’re cool in Star Wars , but that movie came out 40 years ago.

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The future of eLearning, part 2

eFront

It’s even impressive as a demo. It’s also expensive to produce quality VR educational content (it’s like making your own mini Pixar movie or AAA game title). In this series of posts we stroke our elaborate moustaches, straighten up our turbans, and look into our crystal balls to determine the future of eLearning in 10 years time. Instructor-Led training. Social learning.

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. demo of full software is only free for 30 days. Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners. share pointers for playing a game. record product reviews.

The future of eLearning, part 2

eFront

It’s even impressive as a demo. It’s also expensive to produce quality VR educational content (it’s like making your own mini Pixar movie or AAA game title). In this series of posts we stroke our elaborate moustaches, straighten up our turbans, and look into our crystal balls to determine the future of eLearning in 10 years time. Instructor-Led training. Social learning.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Flash course development toolkit - provides the source code, features include ability to load your movies, creates a table of contents and provides complete navigation control. Screen recorder or screen demo – what’s up with that? Tools these days come in three flavors. Geared toward e-learning developers and instructional designers. Geared towards the masses. YouTube.

11 Free Game Creation Software Programs (At least for 30 Days)

Kapp Notes

It originated at Disney, and is still being used for their commercial games.You can even check out some online demos. It allows students to learn fundamental programming concepts in the context of creating animated movies and simple video games. Panda3D is Open Source and free for any purpose, including commercial ventures. Game Maker can be used free of charge.

New version of Camtasia for Mac bends time and space

Visual Lounge

So you're watching a movie and there's a scene where the clouds are racing overhead at an impossible rate.and cars are streaming along the freeway like a solid river of light. Compress time - Snagit demo. Image credit: Tomasz Stasiuk We don't usually give codenames to minor releases but if we did, this one would be called Dr. Who. You read that right. And Space. Camtasia for Mac 2.1

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Ten Ways to Use Video in the Classroom

Visual Lounge

They’re great for demoing concepts and helping students make connections, but they take a lot of time and resources. Streamline group projects by having students create videos and then have a movie screening day rather than stand-and-deliver presentations. 3. Today, we want to take a look at using video in the classroom. Check them out! Can’t see the embedded video?

The big mistake in elearning

Making Change

quick demo of action mapping. A fun example of the type of information that should go in job aids. To see a bigger version on YouTube, click the movie when it’s playing. Here’s a short presentation that includes: The one powerful change that will make our elearning a lot more effective. How to get people to stop telling you, “Turn this information into a course&#.

How to Sell a LMS

eLearning 24-7

One of my favorite movies of all time is Glengarry Glen Ross. You have setup an hour demo, blocking off your schedule to see the demo. When you find out about your customer and they are interested in setting up a demo, make sure you do the following. What features would you like to see in the demo?  It’s demo time. Things to do: Your demo site should be awesome. So, why does this fail so often when people show a demo of their product ? Take the time to make sure everything is working before you show your demo. Listening.

Are You Getting the Most Value Out of Your Rapid E-Learning Tools?

Rapid eLearning

PowerPoint has similar versatility which I’ve shown repeatedly on the blog. I use PowerPoint to edit my graphics, create illustrations, videos, and Flash movies. Jeanette built the demo below. Use PowerPoint to Build Flash Movies & Illustrations. In a previous post I mentioned that the PowerPoint-to-Flash tools convert your slides to Flash movies.

September E-Learning Trends

eLearning 24-7

It is the NFL, the end of baseball and the realization that you can now watch all the violent movies you want, while the kids are at school. Well, you missed a fine movie. Vanilla demos – Still hot and I ask you why? Before I see my scheduled demo – ask to see a demo that shows off the capabilities of the vendor’s system – after all, you are not going to buy a vanilla demo.  If I am a vendor, do some legwork and at least get the client’s colors and logo, by visiting their web site. . l. Yep, nothing beats September. .

Articulate: A Complete 360

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Other components include access to  Replay 360  (a screen recording tool useful for making video demos),  Rise  (a template based online authoring tool for creating very simple and responsive courses),  Articulate Review  (online based course review process where many can comment and provide feedback),  Preso  (an iPad app that lets you create and annotate slides, add video and turn to a movie), and  Peek  (a desktop app that let's you record either Mac or PC screens). Articulate 360 Articulate Storyline

The Churchill Club

Jay Cross

” Why is the movie industry in Hollywood? Maxwell (or maybe it was Faraday) gave Disraeli a demo of two small motors. The Churchill Club is the real deal. Movers and shakers and enterpreneurs. nexus. I’m always blown away. Some of my notes from tonight’s session, mainly Alan Kay’s observations. In those cold war days, money was not a problem. Forget it. MOOCs?

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Wait. What? I can buy an LMS with a credit card?

Janet Clarey

As the character Howard Beale said in the movie Network, “WE’RE MAD AS HELL AND WE’RE NOT GOING TO TAKE IT ANYMORE.” Evaluate the system against your use case(s) not just an RFP response or demo. Keep track of demos using some sort of scorecard. This is a cross post. Original at Bersin & Associates. We know from our LMS 2011 research that the LMS market is experiencing more fragmentation, specialization, and globalization. specific vertical markets like healthcare, unique needs like extended enterprise learning, and specialized delivery methods like mobile). Percent.

eLearning: Voiceover Audio That Will Keep the Learner's Attention

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  The learners we address with our eLearning projects are bombarded with information, often in the form of movies, videos, and television. Scenes change in modern movies approximately every minute and a half. But in a movie, even during that short time, something is continually moving on the screen. On a software demo video, a lack of action for as little as 7 seconds can have the learner shaking the mouse to see if the video is still running-even if the audio voiceover is continuing. Make the Voiceover Proportional to the Action. Two sentences? Example B.

Product Review: Cornerstone OnDemand

eLearning 24-7

remember seeing the ads, being excited about the possibility of such a movie with never before seen computer graphics. COD informed me that the library could contain links, but I was unable to verify if they would work because I was in a demo site. In 1982 a film called Tron appeared on the silver screen. It was without a doubt one of the most hyped films of all time. Overall Ratings.

Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

Here’s a quick demo that shows how. 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. How to Create Your Own Textured Objects. Then duplicate it.

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Screenr : free screencasting tool; great for tutorials and simple software demos. Here’s a demo. Windows Live Movie Maker : free and simple-to-use video editor. The other day this guy asked me how to develop color schemes for his rapid elearning courses. Like a lot of guys, he has some issues with color perception so he wanted an easy way to match colors. Audio Resources.

The Truth About Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

good example of this is the Pallet Jack demo. Click here to view the Pallet Jack demo. When you publish your course, that PowerPoint slide becomes a Flash movie. Do you build the Flash movie in Flash? Or do you build the Flash movie in PowerPoint? In fact, here are a couple of quick examples I built based on the demos in Michael Allen’s Guide to E-Learning.

5 Essential Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

Exploration : Here’s a demo I created a while back. While the demo is simple, the approach opens the doors to all sorts of interactions. It’ll also load faster for the learner since they’ll load the master slide movie once and the individual slides will be much smaller. A manager I know works for a multibillion dollar company that has its own elearning group.

Ted Nelson’s Unbook

Jay Cross

Last night I attended a celebration of the publication of Ted Nelson’s autobiographical unbook , Possiplex: Movies, Intellect, and Creative Control. In the above photo, Ted demos Xanadu. Actually, “demo&# is too strong a word. This is a concept demo. A new unbook. My Computer Life and the Fight for Civilization. Be forewarned. This is not a modest book.

7 Tips for Better E-Learning Scenarios

Rapid eLearning

Scenarios can take more time to develop and not everyone is a Hollywood scriptwriter (not that it means anything considering most of the movies that are released nowadays). If you happen to be at the conference, swing by the booth and say hello. I’ll be doing some demos and available to answer questions or help you with some of those nagging rapid elearning challenges. Or flip it.

How to Navigate Social Media (and Avoid Information Overload)

Rapid eLearning

Prototype demos: using online chat , a Youtube & Google Maps mashup , and incorporating Twitter discussion in your course. But with the many resources available today, the “tapping into” experience is more like this scene from the movie, Small Time Crooks. So I tend to pay more attention to tutorials, examples, and demos than I do news stories and conversations. No biggie.

Should You Add Background Audio to Your E-Learning Courses?

Rapid eLearning

Think of a movie like Jaws. already mentioned the movie industry as an example. Click here to view the New York Times demo. To learn more about multimedia in elearning and the effective use of audio, it might help to step away from the elearning industry and look at other disciplines that use multimedia, like the advertising, gaming, and movie industries. Guess what?

From basketball courts to Nintendo rooms, here are 9 of Chicago’s hottest tech offices

mLevel

How culture informs the space:  Every other Friday Avant hosts a “demo day” where different teams can show the rest of the company what they have been working on. We also wanted it to be fully convertible for large events (movie watching, customer conferences etc). Recap from: Built In Chicago News Article. Sure, cool offices aren’t everything. Here’s what they had to say.

Capturing scrollbars no more a menace

Adobe Captivate

“I'm creating a demo on how to access a particular website. Please see the following Captivate movie to get a hang of the issue, which is not exactly an issue but a preference option not utilised…. Now in case if you face this issue and you are a position where-in you cannot re-capture then please see the following Captivate demo. This demo shows how to get the correct the slide image during edit time. For distribution reasons I'm using a low res 800 X 600. This means that web pages need a lot of scrolling to navigate them. This launches the preferences dialog.

Reduce your editing hours!! Create training & assessment modules from one Captivate project

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 3 introduced multi-mode recording- wherein you could record an application once, and generate 3 different projects from this recording- a demo, a simulation (training) and an assessment. These edits will have to be repeated in each project mode (demo, simulation, assessment). Watch this Captivate movie to see the detailed steps involved. This was a big timesaver.