Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How
NOVEMBER 27, 2016
Consider these factors while hosting training videos on an LMS : file size of the videos & compatibility, hosting charges, streaming server, and confidentiality of information. Once your training videos are ready, check their file size and compatibility with various players and browsers. You can reduce the size from Gigabytes (GB) to Megabytes (MB).
3 Productivity Tips for Naming Files in Lectora
DECEMBER 5, 2014
One of the major differences between Lectora and some other authoring tools is the method used to import and reference images, videos, and other files. Rather than copying them directly into the Lectora AWT file, images are automatically copied into an “images” folder, the audio or video into the “media” folder and other files such as PDFs or DOCs to the “extern” folder.
The Best (WordPress) LMS Hosting
MAY 14, 2014
In our particular situation, we needed to have a demo site delivering mock-courses using the LearnDash software – we had to find a hosting services that was capable of handling larger file sizes and active users. Heck, they’ll even transfer your entire site for FREE to their servers (just ask). Fast Forward to Today. Rarely do our sites go down.
Something new under the hood
JULY 20, 2011
Second, by saving you time and hard drive space when working with project files. Normally when you boost video quality or framerate, the file size also increases. But somehow our dev team managed to suspend one of the laws of nature and dramatically decreased the file sizes of recordings. Photo credit: Speedin'. It's the good kind of different, not the other kind.
How to Get Mobile Video Files Off Your Device – TechSmith Tips
JUNE 26, 2015
In this blog post I am going to talk through how to get mobile video files off of your device. Once connected, you can click and drag your video files right into any folder you desire. Instead of storing your files on your mobile device or computer, the files are stored on a server somewhere out there in the world. Can’t see the embedded video?
The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms Part 2
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
It can reduce files sizes to about 5% of their original size, although some detail is lost in the compression. . Portable Network Graphics is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression. The server only needs to provide whatever information the client needs to interact with the service. L&D. It is usually a subset of Human resources.
6 Advantages of Hosting Videos on an LMS [Infographic]
DECEMBER 31, 2016
The huge file size of videos may create problems while hosting them online on a normal server. Video-based learning is one of the most effective and engaging learning strategies. It helps the learner learn complex concepts easily. The challenge comes when you want to host a training session online, to deliver it to a global audience. Want to know the advantages?
Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century
MAY 2, 2011
To hold photos, images, media files – eventually moved to word docs. On the Go – mobile access to documents, files, business presentations regardless of your location – instant access. Free open hard drive space – especially with video hungry files. Think about this – what percentage of your files on your computer are Office type documents? You always have your files, whether or not you have a connection. Can transfer just the parts of a file that change. 2011. These features can change that. E-Mail. Online Storage i.e
Using Video in eLearning
MARCH 31, 2010
Place on server. A big challenge when using video is to keep a high-level of quality but not have the files size too big. Video is really taking off in the eLearning world and can add to the effectiveness of content. However, when using video there are many things to think about. Typical steps to get video into an online course: Script the video on paper. Compress/Render.
Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning
eLearning Learning Posts
JULY 7, 2010
The article cites common problems as being “complex data processing , eg lots of server-side activity, be it script or database activity, and slow “widgets or too many of them. ″ Nearly Instant Download & Playback of Captivate Files Online - Adobe Captivate Blog , June 14, 2010 People often ask me about Captivate file sizes and how to optimize the learner experience accessing online content. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content. don’t want anyone to get me wrong. like Kate a lot. Seriously. &#.
Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real
OCTOBER 16, 2007
Flash files are very consistent in their playback. WMV Format, Quicktime and Real either require a streaming server to achieve the effect or do not do as good of a job. Several sources say that the same quality flash video format movie will have a larger file size and require greater bandwidth. From Adobe : Flash video content and MP3s delivered to Flash Player using a normal web server are delivered through progressive download. By contrast, audio, video, and data streamed to Flash clients using Flash Media Server are not cached on local client machines.
New Release: Camtasia Relay 4.3 Adds Visual Graphs for Administrators
APRIL 23, 2013
is aimed at providing Camtasia Relay administrators tools to see what is happening on their Relay server. The updated Camtasia Relay dashboard now contains an easy-to-read graph showing administrators how many recordings are being processed by their server at any one time by simply selecting a date range or a single day to view. Can’t see the embedded video? Want more details?
mLearning Content Types - Level 6: Rich Media
JANUARY 27, 2010
In both cases, the CellCast Server provides a simplified Content Creation Wizard that assists in uploading and creating needed media-based content. Typically the Content Creation Team will either source the appropriate media file, or create it from scratch using a variety of industry standard tools such as Audacity for podcasts or Apple’s Final Cut Pro for videos.
TechSmith Fuse – Anywhere and Everywhere
SEPTEMBER 7, 2012
You’ve got a Camtasia Relay server, and you’re just dying to use it but don’t know what to use it for? TechSmith Fuse can be found on your Camtasia Relay website, installs on your iPhone or Android, and works with your Camtasia Relay server. As you can see below, I’ve entered my Camtasia Relay server address, my username and my password. Yeah, me too.
Now videos can be part of all elearning content!
MAY 7, 2010
Worried about published file size? Captivate 5 gives you the option to either embed the video in the project, or to stream it from an external Flash streaming server of your choice. One of my favorite features this time is the new Video import and synch capability in Captivate. This adds a new paradigm in content authoring.
5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development - The Rapid eLearning Blog
AUGUST 1, 2008
Create a simple 10 slide PowerPoint file. Basically, I just publish to web, and then put the published file on the server. Then I create a hyperlink to the file just like I would for any other webpage. How do you keep file size down, when posting to the web? The Rapid Elearning Blog. 5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development. December 11th, 2007. 15 comments. Almost daily I get emails asking how to get started with developing elearning. There’s no substitution for experience. Start simple. Learn from the Experts. Wilma. Good post.
mLearning Content Types - Level 5: Courseware
JANUARY 26, 2010
We highly recommend that care be taken when including any image, audio, or animation files within a mobile course given different devices handle rich media content in very different ways. Hot Lava Mobile ® from OutStart or ToolBook from SumTotal), great care must be taken to optimize all content to reduce file size, thus reducing the time and expense needed to deploy these modules.
Screencast of the Week - Red Gate, Coding by the Sea
FEBRUARY 28, 2010
By escaping their daily grind, they were able to create a product, SQL Search , for use searching SQL Server databases. I'm always amazed at the screencasts I see Camtasia users create. And, you're in for a treat with this week's Screencast of the Week! I heard from Anthony Osborn, at Red Gate Software about a recent screencast they made. This video is just a little different. Email me!
Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit
NOVEMBER 17, 2009
Hopefully you, my brave reader, can get similar value from my scribblings, but I make no apology for the size or the content of this blog post. Light – only a small (less than 100k) addition to the overall Captivate movie size. • AVI etc also easy, but usually much bigger file size. • ultimately companies will be able to run their own wave server – behind firewall if they want. all file properties save as xml. INTRODUCTION. Following is a largely unedited version of conference notes that I have just distributed internally where I work. No cost.