Adobe Captivate 5.5: Flash Player Version Aversion
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 4, 2011
One of the big decisions you will need to make during the Publish process ( File > Publish ) is which Flash Player to choose from the Flash Player Version drop-down menu. sports three versions of the Flash Player: 9, 10 and 10.2. While the Flash Player 10.3 Which Flash Player should you choose? Flash Player version 10.3
This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad
JULY 6, 2010
Check Out Adobe Captivate eLearning Content on the Motorola Xoom Tablet via the Flash Player 10.2 [VIDEO]
MARCH 22, 2011
During the closing session, our panel received many questions on this very topic, and we shared some of the things Adobe is working on, including Wallaby, which is an experimental technology on Adobe Labs for converting Flash files to HTML5 , Device Central, as well as what the availability of Flash Player 10.2 On Friday, Adobe released Flash Player 10.2
Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits
AUGUST 12, 2015
Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July. The published archive included at least three zero day exploits for Adobe Flash, and one for Microsoft Internet Explorer.
Flash Is Dead! Long Live Flash for E-Learning!
ATD Learning Technologies
OCTOBER 15, 2015
The.swf file, the exported Flash object that plays in the Flash player in your browser, has been my friend for a long time. Indeed, I’ve been using Flash for my web e-learning projects since 2009. That was Flash version 3.0. No doubt, I love Flash. However, in 2010, an executive (from a company that shall remain nameless) beat up on my Flash.
Adobe Captivate 4 and Flash Player 11 Issue
APRIL 17, 2012
Adobe Captivate 4 has issues when Flash Player 11 is installed on the machine. It throws error message specifically when you try to work with Widgets. Please follow the steps below to fix this problem - Download a file to fix this issue in Adobe Captivate 4 from here - https://acrobat.com/#d=75WgKXP98aw9GX0nWPiS3w Instructions – Close [.]. Whats new
Webinar: How to Export Flash as HTML5
MARCH 13, 2014
You’ll learn important tips how to export Flash as HTML5. The recent drop of the Flash player by Apple has made a significant ripple for media professionals trying to get their legacy Flash content on iOS devices. Adobe realizes this a difficult solution, but working for ways to export Flash content as HTML5. New Supported Features. Unsupported Features.
Newest Flash Player Update Breaks Captivate Published Content
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 1, 2010
It appears that the latest Flash Player update (10,1,102,64) is causing much angst in the Captivate community. It seems that if you are using Captivate 5 and included text animation in your projects, the published lessons will not play correctly in the newest Flash Player. If you spent the Thanksgiving holiday away from your computer, the Internet and Captivate then you missed all of the excitement. You can learn more about the issue here. And there is a fix for the problem here. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate
Flash Player 10 on Mobile Devices
DECEMBER 4, 2009
Here is a video from Adobe Max 2009 with Adobe's CTO demonstrating Flash Player 10 on numerous mobile devices including Nokia, Palm and Android. I am happy to see more advances with Flash Players on mobile devices. After all, more Flash on mobile devices, more opportunities to use Flash in m-learning. FYI: Flash Player 10.1
Smokescreen – The Future Of Flash Player?
JUNE 9, 2010
Smokescreen project is an effort to bring Flash player to the iPhone/iPad without installing the Flash plug-in. For now this project is targeted at advertisers to enable them to run Flash ads on the iPhone/iPad. Here is a video demonstration of a Flash ad running on an iPad using Smokescreen –. Related posts: Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1–
Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning
MAY 29, 2012
There’s no other Industry in the world that was more affected by Apple refusing to embrace Adobe Flash in their iOS devices like the eLearning Industry. I don’t have the exact numbers but I would venture to say that more than 98% of all eLearning was/is based on Adobe Flash (i.e. the learner needs to have the Flash Player installed) and thus making it an interesting challenge for our Industry to make the transition to mobile learning (mLearning), especially because of the market share that Apple commands with the iPad and the iPhone. Let me explain.
Ring in the New: Flash E-learning to HTML5
AUGUST 2, 2016
Ever since Google announced it would make HTML5 the default experience in Chrome , and start blocking Flash by the end of this year, many organizations have been wondering why. One of the reasons these organizations sympathize with Flash is because of their Flash-based e-learning courses. Disadvantages of Adobe Flash. Flash components usually take more time to load.
Flash to HTML5 The Great Migration
MAY 13, 2015
Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Adobe Flash are effective technologies for creating engaging online content. However, we are beginning to see a migration from Flash to HTML5, especially in the e-learning industry. HTML5 is designed to run on any computer as well as mobile devices such as iPhones, Android devices, iPads, tablets, and smartphones, some of which cannot currently run Flash. Wave goodbye to plug-ins and players Many content access issues for users stem from Flash player faults. One build, multiple devices.
Cp5 content with Text Animations not working with latest Flash Player version
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
There was an update to Flash Player on the 4th of November to version 10.1.102.64, which causes Captivate 5 SWFs with Text animations to either fail to run or show a black screen or show a white screen. We have been able to nail down the root cause for this issue. Meanwhile, couple of workarounds
Solution For CP5 content(containing text animations) not working with the latest Flash player version
NOVEMBER 12, 2010
Ok some good news!!! the hot fix is ready. Here are the steps for using the hot fix: On Windows: 1. Close Adobe Captivate 5.0 if already running. 2. Go to the captivate installation folder. 3. Find the file CPAnimationUtils.dll and rename it to CPAnimationUtils_old.dll. 4. Download the CPAnimationUtils.zip from here and extract the CPAnimationUtils.dll.
Get Adobe Captivate 5 content with Text Animations working in latest Flash Player without republishing
JANUARY 10, 2011
We now have a fix for Adobe Captivate 5 content with Text Animations not playing in the latest Flash Player issue, which does *NOT* require a republish of the entire project! We have an application ‘CaptivateFP10Fixer’ which when given an affected Adobe Captivate 5 SWF with Text Animation, will give an Adobe Captivate 5 SWF [.]. How do I
Solution for Adobe Captivate 4 AS3 aggregated SWF not working on Latest Flash Player (10.1.102.64)
NOVEMBER 22, 2010
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Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning
FEBRUARY 18, 2010
Adobe also unveiled Flash platform 10.1 Flash is the favorite delivery platform (development tool) for eLearning courses due to its huge install-base and ability to produce engaging content. Due to this (and some other reasons like processor capability, device features, etc), not all devices support Flash – neither within the web-browser nor outside of it.
Talking Mobile Learning, Gadgets, Tablets, Flash and More [Video Interview]
APRIL 13, 2011
Last week Robert Kennedy III, President of RKCS Learning Solutions, invited me to do a video interview over Skype and we talked about all my favorite topics, including eLearning, Mobile Learning, Flash Player 10.2 on the Motorola Xoom, the Kindle, Apple, Adobe and of course Tablets. You can read more about our Interview on the RKCS Learning Solutions Blog. Send to Kindle.
Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash
MAY 6, 2010
Earlier this year I questioned why there was Still No Flash on the iPhone and iPad. It’s become quite clear that Apple (Steve Jobs) is going to block putting Flash on these platforms. Scribd today announced that they are going to be changing their Flash player to be based on HTML5. "We It’s the beginning of the long slow death of Flash. eLearning Technology.
Preview of Flash Player on the Google Nexus One
JANUARY 5, 2010
Each time Flash appears on another mobile phone I get ever more hopeful about Flash becoming THE delivery platform for m-learning. So, will Flash be on the new Google phone that everyone is buzzing about? link] We are moving a little closer to a world were Flash is on every smart phone. Adobe Flash Lite flashlite m-Learning Google flashIt is not currently, but Adobe will be making it available for download sometime in future and here is a preview. iPhone, where are you?
5 reasons to avoid a Flash-based quiz creator
MARCH 21, 2013
Though a Flash-based quiz creator allows you to upload attractive images, videos and media to your quizzes making them more interactive, however, the disadvantages of using Flash technology far outweigh its advantages. Here are 5 reasons why you should avoid a Flash-based quiz creator: 1. A quiz with Flash features take a long time to load. c) Flash Embeds.
¿Por qué el hecho de que el iPad y el iPhone no soportan Adobe Flash es un gran incentivo para el mLearning?
JUNE 4, 2012
No hubo otra industria en el mundo que resultara más afectada por la decisión de Apple de no adoptar Adobe Flash en sus dispositivos iOS como la industria del eLearning. Desconozco las cifras exactas pero me atrevería a decir que más de 98% de todos los cursos de eLearning estuvieron o están basados en Adobe Flash (es decir, el estudiante necesita instalar Adobe Flash Player).
Future Of Flash Is Open Source
JULY 28, 2010
Looks like a desire to speed up their open-source development around the Flash platform. We advocate the need of openness at Adobe especially for their Flash runtimes. Adobe has some great development tools like Flash Builder, Flash CS5 which target the runtimes – Flash Player and Adobe AIR. Adobe has released SWF specifications till its version 10.
Free eLearning Development Calculator… Quickly Determine Your LOE
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 23, 2013
Note: To use the calculator, you will need the free Adobe Reader (version 9 or newer) and the Adobe Flash Player. Since the calculator is Flash-based, it will not work on devices that do not support Adobe Flash (such as the iPad). Click here to download the Adobe Captivate Production Calculator for FREE!
Two Software Tools for Creating Simulations
DECEMBER 5, 2011
The characters and animations are rendered up as standard Flash®. Here are two tools that can be used for creating effective and engaging simulations. Let me know of other tools. SimWriter. Screen Capture from SimWriter simulation creation software. It is now on version 3.0 Here is a demo you can checkout. Try it out for yourself with a free trial demo here. CodeBaby.
Flash Player 10 New Features- Online Training Course
Take an e-Learning Break
OCTOBER 6, 2009
Flash Player 10 New Features is a new online training course including how to set up a system for development and testing from Adobe evangelist Lee Brimelow. He shows how to use the new Pixel Bender tools to create beautiful filters and export them to Flash. The 9 minute Overview of Flash Player 10 module is free. Lee covers the new sound and drawing APIs , which can be used to add real-time audio effects and UV texture mapping to any project. Check it out: [link
Why Use ActionScript 3.0 in Flash Based eLearning Development?
MARCH 22, 2010
Adobe Flash Professional is undoubtedly the most popular tool for custom eLearning development. and is well backed by a great Flash developer community that has contributed in developing many open source frameworks/classes/APIs. Tools like Flash/Flex Builder built over Eclipse platform provide advance debugging features by adding breakpoints, step-in, step-over and other such features. Flash Builder 4 will have better integration with Flash Professional which will make things easier for developers. player which is not the case otherwise. AS 3.0] AS 3.0
Flash Player Coming to the iPhone
MARCH 19, 2008
Well, here’s another reason why I may consider getting an iPhone … Adobe ’s CEO, Shantanu Narayen , recently spoke about developing a Flash player for the iPhone during the Adobe Q1 investor relations call. Narayen said: “Well, you know, we really believe that Flash is synonymous with the Internet and frankly anybody who wants to browse the Web and experience the Web in all its glory really needs Flash support. We’ve evaluated the SDK we can now start to develop the Flash Player ourselves. no special licensing).
Adobe Captivate: User's Minimum Requirement for Opening PDFs?
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 9, 2011
And will they also need the Flash Player? And since the newer Readers also include the Flash Player, your users will not need the Flash Player on their systems to open your Captivate PDFs and enjoy the video content. Captivate Question Received via Email: What Is the Minimum Requirement for Opening PDFs? I'm planning to use Captivate's ability to publish PDFs and deliver those PDFs to my users. What is the minimum Adobe Reader version my users will need to open the PDF? Answer: Your users will need the free Adobe Reader 9 or newer.
eLearning Development News » High Definition Video with Flash Player
AUGUST 22, 2007
Programming Is Back The Rise of HTML5 for E Learning
ATD Learning Technologies
OCTOBER 6, 2015
Small Microsoft PowerPoint & Adobe Flash Objects in Captivate 4 after Flash Player 10.1 Installation
JUNE 22, 2010
After upgrading to Flash Player 10.1, Un-install Flash Player 10.1 using "Start: Control Panel: Add or Remove Programs," restart your computer and then install the previous version of Flash Player - 10.0.45.2. Select Adobe Flash Player 10 ActiveX and click 'Remove' button. Under "Archived Versions" section, click on Flash Player 10 link and download the zip file containing all the Flash Player 10 exes. exe to install Flash Player ActiveX. Click on Windows: uninstall_flash_player.exe.
Adobe Captivate: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 10, 2013
Note: To access Flash files using a screen reader, users must have Flash Player 9 or later installed. When a screen reader encounters content meant for Flash Player, the screen reader notifies the user with audio, such as "Loading.load done." " As content in a project changes, Flash Player sends an event to the screen reader notifying it of a change. by Kevin Siegel. A few years ago I was in Canada teaching Captivate for a large Toronto-based company. If you work in the United States, or create eLearning content for a U.S. Buttons.