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Here’s a Free Avatar Template & Tutorial

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And remember, if you don’t have an illustration app, as long as you can get.EPS vector files, you can edit them in PowerPoint. PowerPoint Tutorials. I’ve included a couple of tutorials to show how to create the circle avatar effect and how to work with connectors. This will work in Storyline or PowerPoint. Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates.

How to Customize Illustrations in PowerPoint

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In this post we’ll look at an easy way to customize illustration in PowerPoint, since it’s a tool most of us have and it’s easy to do. Finding the Right Illustrations in PowerPoint & E-Learning. How to Edit Vector Illustrations in PowerPoint. Usually you need an illustration app.EPS files can be ungrouped and modified in PowerPoint. EPS or.AI

E-Learning Tutorial: Easy Way to Make an Image Interactive

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Learning Tutorial Step-By-Step. Learn more by following the steps of the elearning tutorial below and then watch the video for more detail. Learning Tutorial Video. Click here to view the elearning tutorial. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images. learning Graphics Interaction Design Multimedia Tutorials Uncategorized

Best PowerPoint Tutorials for E-learning

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When we started this blog in 2007, PowerPoint-based elearning was all the rage, and for good reason. Today, the elearning market is different and PowerPoint elearning isn’t as important (or relevant) as it was ten years ago. It’s something I shared in this blog post on why PowerPoint isn’t the right tool for interactive elearning. Top PowerPoint Tips.

Free eLearning resource screen template and tutorial

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design my backgrounds in PowerPoint, then import them into whatever authoring tool I need. Here’s a quick lesson on how I designed the giveaway file using only PowerPoint and shapes. 2. Again, I like to design the categories in PowerPoint. could have also used icons developed in PowerPoint for full control over the design. 3. How to create your own resource page.

How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint

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In this post we’ll explore how to edit free vector images in PowerPoint. However, if you get the image in.EPS format you may be able to edit the free vector images in PowerPoint. If the free vector image is in.EPS format you may be able to edit it in PowerPoint. How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint. Click here to watch the video tutorial at YouTube.

How to Make a Star Wars BB-8 in PowerPoint

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I use PowerPoint more for graphics than anything else. In PowerPoint. I had some time in-between tasks, so why not. This BB-8 can be created and animated in any PowerPoint version 2010 or higher. First, let’s break it down to individual shapes in PowerPoint Slide 1. PowerPoint Slide 2: The Head. PowerPoint Slides 3 and 4: The Body. Here we go. Group.

Here Are Two Cool PowerPoint Tips When Building Templates

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couple of weeks ago, Creative Markets, gave away this PowerPoint template. created a PowerPoint tutorial that goes through both tips in more detail. PowerPoint Tip: Use Pattern Fills for Image Placeholders. In PowerPoint, we can create all sorts of master slide layouts and add a whole host of placeholders. It allows me to find new ways to do things. Very clever.

Check Out This Free PowerPoint Template & Tutorial

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The template comes with a few layouts and they’re easy enough to modify, which you’ll see in the tutorials. I see the color bulbs as a way to feature different sections. As always, I use the default template colors, so you’re free to easily modify the colors using PowerPoint’s color themes. Click here to view the tutorials. Here’s a link to the free PowerPoint template.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Turn an Image Into An Animated Puzzle

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by AJ George  A recent  question in the Microsoft Office forums  inquired about the process of animating a picture in PowerPoint so that it came onto the slide piece by piece--like a puzzle. The original answer referenced this tutorial:  Puzzle Pictures in PowerPoint. Start PowerPoint. PowerPointThat is what I will cover today.

PowerPoint Converter: FAQs and Tutorial

DigitalChalk eLearning

We’ve cut out all of the hassle of uploading a PowerPoint presentation and made it a one-step process for you. One key benefit of using the PowerPoint converter is that any timed slides or animations won’t be lost once the file has been uploaded. Here’s a brief video tutorial on how to use the PowerPoint Converter. Tutorials Digitalchalk LMS New Software Features

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Free E-Learning & PowerPoint Template

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There’s a PowerPoint version and one for Articulate Storyline 2 that offers a lot more interactivity. You’ll also notice that there’s a big difference between a PowerPoint-based template and one created in Articulate Storyline. PowerPoint is generally a linear presentation product. In PowerPoint you’re mostly limited to click interactions. Working with Templates.

Camtasia Studio 8.4.4 Update & Tutorials

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Fixed a bug where the PowerPoint Add-in would conflict with Microsoft MIX (chef: MS Mix is a neat PPT extension. Camtasia 8 – specific tutorials. Techsmith released their Camtasia Studio 8.4.4 update in November (!); guess it had been a while since I loaded their software. I was notified when Camtasia asked if it should check for updates. If that doesn’t happen, you can click Help > Check for updates. Per the Version History page… Added TechSmith in product notifications (chef: what does that mean?!). Made improvements to the TechSmith Smart Player. release.

3 Tutorials to Help You Get More Out of PowerPoint’s Image Editing

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I know it’s hard to believe, but apparently there are many people who don’t like PowerPoint. Obviously there are a lot of bad presentations created with PowerPoint, but it seems to me the blame rests on the shoulders of the presenter and not the tool. Besides, PowerPoint’s a versatile tool that’s used for more than bad presentations. Become a PowerPoint 2010 Rock Star.

A practical guide to creating learning tutorials: part 1

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The digital learning tutorial is anything but a new concept. The digital learning tutorial is not a new concept. Strange as it may seem, as a result of this long history, instructional designers (those who design these tutorials) are as much a part of the training establishment as those who’ve spent much of their lives in the physical classroom. So what is a tutorial? The

More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

With as many PowerPoint questions that I get, it’s a good thing that over the past year or so the elearning community has created about 300 PowerPoint tutorials. also included a free PowerPoint elearning template to celebrate the holidays and a great 2010! Click to download the free PowerPoint template. 100+ PowerPoint Tutorials. Create a TV monitor.

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How to Embed YouTube Videos in PowerPoint to Gamify Your Course

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And fortunately, you can easily insert videos from YouTube using two ways: Use PowerPoint itself. Use PowerPoint add-ins like iSpring. How can I insert a YouTube video in PowerPoint? Embedding a video from YouTube into PowerPoint 2013 is pretty simple, as the program comes with a YouTube button. If you need to show your PowerPoint in a location without an Internet connection, you will need to insert a video file that you have saved on your hard drive. You can also use the second method to insert a video in PowerPoint 2007. To give a hint.

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Free Conversational Scenario Template for PowerPoint

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Try out this free  Conversational Scenario template , a nine page scenario PowerPoint file. Use Video TutorialPowerPoint Conversational Scenario Template. Don’t know much about using Conversational Scenario Templates for PowerPoint? Here Here is a  video tutorial  that will teach you how to install and effectively use this new template.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

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Their many instructional applications include step-by-step process, demonstrations , tutorials , and presentations. Record a PowerPoint presentation with narration and add special effects, images, audio, and video. Screencast PowerPoint Model. Most all educators use PowerPoint to present interactive multimedia presentations. Screencast PowerPoint Model. ” 3.

5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online

DigitalChalk eLearning

If you share your PowerPoint online, those viewers can find it. Here are five of the best ways to share a PowerPoint presentation online. Of course, one method is to simply upload your PowerPoint to Google Drive or DropBox and give the link to a friend. Concerns: If the user does not have PowerPoint, your content will be inaccessible. If the user has an older version of PowerPoint, important features may be lost. You can upload PowerPoint, PDF, Keynote and OpenDocument. The post 5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online appeared first on.

How to Create an Interactive Image Template

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To help you out, I recorded a few tutorials that go through the basics. used a different image for the tutorials and included a new free template for you to download. Interactive Image Tutorials. Here are some tutorials that walk through how I created the zoom in and out effect in this elearning template. Tutorial 1: Lay the foundation by setting up the slides and links.

Another Free PowerPoint Template & Learning Interaction

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Free template: PowerPoint learning interaction. PowerPoint with the assets: so you can modify them if you want. Community Blog Posts & Tutorials. Day 1: PowerPoint’s for E-Learning. Here’s a template I created for a recent workshop on how to create an exploratory learning interaction. used a flat UI design for the learning interaction. Learning Interaction Downloads.

More Than 30 PowerPoint Tips from the PowerPoint Pros!

Rapid eLearning

A lot of rapid elearning hinges on PowerPoint. That means your success building courses is influenced by how well you know PowerPoint. To help you learn more about PowerPoint I pulled together a solid list of PowerPoint resources. Here are a few posts that cover some of the essentials tips and tricks required for successful PowerPoint-based rapid elearning.

PowerPoint Converter with Animations and Sound

DigitalChalk eLearning

In DigitalChalk’s recent release, Washington 1.0, a PowerPoint converter was introduced that greatly simplifies uploading a PowerPoint to our online training software. This gives you three great options to choose from now – chalkboard, web archive, and a PowerPoint converter! Helpful hint: Make sure that the file type is either a PPTX or PPT for PowerPoint 2003 or later.

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PowerPoint 2007: Insert YouTube Videos

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by AJ George I am often asked how to get YouTube videos into a PowerPoint presentation, and, unless you're using the latest version (PowerPoint 2010), it's an understandable question. Over the next few weeks I will show you how to insert YouTube videos into PowerPoint 2007 (both with and without an internet connection) and PowerPoint 2008 for the Mac.

How To: Integrate Your Raptivity Presentation into PowerPoint

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You can easily insert an interactive Raptivity model within your PowerPoint presentation by following a few simple steps. Open Microsoft PowerPoint and create a presentation slide for your Raptivity model. Your Raptivity presentation model has been inserted within your PowerPoint presentation! Online Training Software Tutorials Build Your Course PowerPoint Raptivity

Here’s a Visual Design Tip to Make Your Slides Look Great

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You can make the image semi-transparent or use the recolor image feature in PowerPoint and Storyline. Here’s a video tutorial that walks through the process. You can remove backgrounds from the image in a graphics editor or PowerPoint. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images. It’s still present but it’s softer and subtle.

How to Create an Interactive PowerPoint Elearning Module

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In a recent post we looked at ways to build interactive elearning even if using PowerPoint to build the courses. So in today’s post I’ll show you how I created the PowerPoint interaction. This lets us look at some essential production tips when using PowerPoint to build interactive elearning. PowerPoint Tutorials. Click here to view the tutorials.

5 PowerPoint Design Tips That Wow!

DigitalChalk eLearning

Sometimes a PowerPoint presentation may be the majority of your course content. If that is the case, you want to be sure that you have the best PowerPoint you can. Think about having a great PowerPoint design and useful content rather than adding fluff to your course. To get started on your master template, we have found a great tutorial and a bunch of free templates to help.

Import Powerpoint into Captivate

eLearningArt

Just wanted to show you, really quickly, the feature of importing PowerPoint into Captivate.  But Captivate – and let me pull up Captivate really quickly.  So if I pull up Captivate, you’ll see, when I go to create a new file, under create new there is from Microsoft PowerPoint. Adobe Captivate Tutorials Video Transcript. Hey this is Bryan Jones from eLearningArt.com. 

Embedding Adobe Captivate Recordings in PowerPoint Presentations

Adobe Captivate

We always talk about converting PowerPoint presentations to Adobe Captivate projects for all the valid reasons of creating rich and engaging experience for the learners, rapid authoring, easy conversion to eLearning courseware, etc. But what if I want to conduct a classroom/virtual session, where I’ll be predominantly using a PowerPoint presentation and need to show [.]. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Embed PowerPointExtending Captivate How do I.

How to Customize Free Stock Photos For Your Presentations

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Even PowerPoint has a blur feature. And all of this was done right in PowerPoint so I didn’t need to use an image editor. If you want to learn more, I created a quick PowerPoint tutorial. Click here to view the PowerPoint tutorial. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images. So that should be easy to accomplish.

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3 Tips for Better PowerPoint Workflow in Adobe Captivate

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Creating a course using Microsoft PowerPoint and importing and enhancing it using Adobe Captivate is a very popular and useful workflow. There are cases where we can achieve smooth results if we follow some best practices when creating the eLearning course using PowerPoint. eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe eLearning Suite Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

Beyond PowerPoint: The Magic of Themes in Adobe Captivate 6

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Depending on your perspective, Microsoft PowerPoint is either the birthplace or deathbed of eLearning. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 6 ThemesFew issues in online learning inspire such deep and divisive disagreement. The core of the problem is in many ways tied to the debate between didactic instruction (think one teacher or trainer giving a lecture) and discovery based education (think simulations, [.]. Community Documentation eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

Another Benefit of Using PowerPoint Roundtripping with Adobe Captivate 5.5

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You can easily use your favorite PowerPoint template in Adobe Captivate 5.5 with the PowerPoint roundtripping feature. By this, you can use the PowerPoint template as your course background and add all the interactivity [.]. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Background Design PowerPoint Roundtripping rapid elearningAt times when you are creating your eLearning courses, and you just don’t have enough time to design the slide backgrounds. How do I. Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

Want to Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro? Then Check Out All of These PowerPoint Tips

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I’ve been doing this PowerPoint stuff for so long that I often think the tips I share are common knowledge and everyone knows them. Over the years I’ve shared all sorts of PowerPoint tips and tricks. But with the blog approaching 100,000 subscribers that means there’s a lot of people who probably didn’t see many of the previous PowerPoint posts. Never-ending PowerPoint Tips.

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Design Tutorial, Part 1: How to Make Your Own iPad-Inspired Icons (and a Free Template!)

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In this post, I’ve assembled a quick tutorial on how to create your own custom iPad/iPhone app icons in PowerPoint using nothing more than drawing tools and free Microsoft clip art icons. Once you’ve watched the tutorial,  download the PowerPoint file here to leverage my work as a jumping-off point for creating your own designs. Feeling a little inspired?