Adobe Captivate: Video Demos and the Mouse

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Nevertheless, there's room in world for a different mode that gets little respect among Captivate aficionados: Video Demo mode. In my experience, you can create Video Demos  twice as fast  as either simulations or responsive projects. However, if you're trying to quickly show concepts, video demos work great.   I'm not going to delve into how to create a Video Demo here (it's really easy.  Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 7: Trim Video Demos

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by Kevin Siegel        The more I work with Captivate's Video Demo mode, the more I like it.   To record a video using Video Demo mode, select Video Demo from the Create New area of Captivate's Welcome Screen.   Unlike a typical Software Simulation (where there are multiple slides and Timelines), a Video Demo consists of a single video and just one Timeline. Open or record a Video Demo.

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Adobe Captivate 7: Pan & Zoom Video Demos

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by Kevin Siegel        Last week, I showed you how to  trim portions of a Captivate Video Demo.   Captivate's Pan & Zoom feature, which is only available in Video Demos, is really two cool tools in one. Looking for training on Adobe Captivate?

Adobe Captivate 7: Publishing Video Demos

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  Over the past few weeks I've shown you how to trim portions of a Captivate Video Demo and how to Pan & Zoom. This week, I'm focusing on the Publishing process for Video Demos.   Publishing a Video Demo is, to put it mildly, different. by Kevin Siegel.

Making the Most of Adobe Captivate 2017’s WHILE Loop

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Adobe Captivate 2017 is packed with a ton of new features. Well how about something like this demo course ? Please read on to discover how I built that demo. Before we dig into the more complex example let’s build a simple demo of the WHILE condition.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

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Back in 2012 you would have been hard-pressed to find anything exciting in version 6 of Adobe Captivate, in fact most of the cool stuff at the time was coming from Adobe’s competitors, namely Articulate with their new Storyline software and their latest iteration of Articulate Studio.

Free Adobe Captivate 8 Template Scenario

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We are excited to announce our Free Adobe Captivate 8 Template Scenario. Adobe Captivate came out with a new update with new features that support mobile. That’s a good enough reason to go get Adobe Captivate 8 right now. View all our Adobe Captivate 8 Templates.

Adobe Announces Technical Communication Suite 5

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Earlier this morning Adobe announced an update to its popular Technical Communication Suite.   You can create print, PDF, or XML/DITA content with Adobe FrameMaker 12. You  You can create responsive Help Systems and ePubs with Adobe RoboHelp 11. And  And you can deliver engaging, interactive eLearning content with graphics, demos, and more using Adobe Captivate 7, and Adobe Presenter 9. 

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3 Adobe Captivate E-learning Examples

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Adobe Captivate was first introduced to be a screen capture tool under the name Flashcam. Its evolution as an e-learning authoring tool started after an eHelp Corporation based in San Diego acquired it and released it as Robo Demo. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

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Somehow I made it through more than 3 years without reviewing Adobe Captivate Prime LMS. Recently, several clients asked me about it by name, so I headed to the Adobe website for a first-hand look. Strengths of Adobe Captivate Prime include: Free trial. Company: Adobe.

Adobe RoboHelp: Embed Captivate HTML5 Output

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Adobe Captivate 6 introduced HTML5 output, allowing eLearning content to be interactive on mobile devices such as the iPhone and iPad. Publish your Captivate demo as both Flash and HTML5. Open the topic where you want to add the demo. Choose Insert > Adobe Captivate Demo.

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Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

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Selecting the 508 Compliance option makes certain elements in Adobe Captivate projects accessible or open to accessibility technology. For example, if you select the 508 Compliance and you have filled in the project name and project description text boxes in Project preferences, a screen reader will read the name and description when the Adobe Captivate SWF file is played. Tips for Creating 508-compliant Adobe Captivate SWF Files.

5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9

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Adobe Captivate has been a top choice for creating dynamic and engaging e-learning for quite some time now. With every version, Adobe makes improvements and also has some neat additions to the tool which make it easier to develop e-learning courseware.

Adobe Captivate: Text Entry That Sticks Around

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Note:  I've posted a  video demo of this process  to the IconLogic YouTube channel. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning mLearning

How to Record Software Simulation in Adobe Captivate 9

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Various other authoring tools provide this facility to record simulations, but Adobe Captivate 9 is the most easy-to-use tool to create software simulations. It’s a fairly simple process to record a software simulation in Adobe Captivate. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

How Adobe Captivate 9 Helps Create Captivating E-Learning Courses

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Adobe Captivate has been around for quite some time now. In cases as such, Adobe Captivate is a must-have authoring tool. Product Demos. Developing e-learning courses in Adobe Captivate is easy. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate: Removing Popups from Video Demos

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by Kevin Siegel      I'm continuing to enjoy developing eLearning using the new Adobe Captivate 8. Take video demos for instance. I use the video demo recording mode frequently (it's the mode I use for the videos I upload to YouTube).

Adobe Captivate: Sometimes a Smooth Mouse Path Isn't So Slick

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by Kevin Siegel      I've written a few articles about Captivate's video mode including how to  trim videos , use the  Pan and Zoom  feature, how to  edit the mouse points , and how to  publish video demos.

Adobe Captivate & RoboHelp: Incorporate eLearning within a Help System

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For instance, I use Adobe Captivate to create most of my eLearning content, and Adobe RoboHelp to create my Help Systems. When creating content within Adobe Captivate, avoid using Captivate features that are not supported by mobile devices (such as Flash animations or rollovers).

Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

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Selecting the 508 Compliance option makes certain elements in Adobe Captivate projects accessible or open to accessibility technology. For example, if you select the 508 Compliance and you have filled in the project name and project description text boxes in Project preferences, a screen reader will read the name and description when the Adobe Captivate SWF file is played. Tips for Creating 508-compliant Adobe Captivate SWF Files.

Travel Through Time in Adobe Presenter 9

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Adobe teamed up with us to highlight the awesome tools they provide. One of these tools is Adobe Presenter 9, and it allowed us to travel through time! Demo Course. The post Travel Through Time in Adobe Presenter 9 appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

Adobe Captivate: URLs to New Windows

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I've created a  video demo of the process  and posted it to IconLogic's YouTube channel. IconLogic offers multiple live, online Adobe Captivate 6 classes each month including  Introduction to Adobe Captivate  and  Advanced Adobe Captivate.

Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Software Simulations Using Adobe Captivate

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Then, you can develop software simulations that engage your learners with Adobe Captivate easily. This blog is a step-by-step guide for developing software simulations using Adobe Captivate. There are four modes in Recording – Demo, Assessment, Training, and Custom.

Adobe Presenter Video Express: Creating Software Demos

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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. 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. Adobe Presenter Video Express e-learning eLearning by Jennie Ruby.

10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]

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When comparing the two big players in the rapid eLearning market, Articulate and Adobe, they approach mobile learning design very differently. Having said that, here are 10 things Adobe gets right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8: 1.

Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, Articulate Storyline: Production Times

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Is it Adobe Captivate? I have extensive experience using Adobe Captivate and TechSmith Camtasia Studio. In my experience, it will take you approximately 2 hours of labor to produce 1 minute of eLearning playtime if you use Adobe Captivate. Depending on the Tool, Go Demo or Sim. IconLogic offers multiple live, online Adobe Captivate 6 classes each month including Introduction to Adobe Captivate and Advanced Adobe Captivate.

My Favorite Adobe Captivate 6 Features and a Short Tutorial on How to Create a Play/Pause Button

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We’ve used Adobe’s E-Learning Suite since it was first [.]. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe eLearning Suite 6 Advanced Actions eLearning Favorite features High Definition screencasts New Features Play Pause Button rapid elearning Smart Shapes video demoGuest Blog by: Sara Carpenter, President and Founder at Qurve Learning.

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Download Adobe Captivate sample Rapid eLearning Course modules

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Looking for some examples to feed your creativity, help you learn more about how Adobe Captivate works, or just to add inspiration to your New Year? I’ve added the big yellow download button to the sidebar of the Captivate blog so you can find the latest downloadable source demos. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Under the hood Whats new Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

Adobe Captivate 6: When It Comes to Video Color Mode, Every Bit Counts

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All you need to do is record a lesson using any of Captivate's Automatic recording modes (Demo, Assessment, Training or Custom). Choose Edit > Preferences  (or  Adobe Captivate > Preferences if you are using a Macintosh). Select  Video Demo  from the Recording  group of Preferences and then select  32 bit  from the  Video Color Mode  area. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning mLearning

Getting Started with Adobe Captivate Prime – Uploading your Learners

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You may well have heard about Adobe’s new Learning Management System (LMS) – Adobe Captivate Prime. In a live demo of Captivate Prime this week, I […]. Adobe LMS Captivate Prime Documentation Extending Captivate Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Whats new Adobe adobe captivate prime CSV Custom Group Catalog Enrollment External Enrollment Learning Catalog Learning Management System LMS Self-Enrollment

Training: Adobe Captivate 8 ??? One tool for all your eLearning

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Topic: Adobe Captivate 8  One tool for all your eLearning Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn how to create all the eLearning you want with just one tool  Adobe Captivate 8. Create responsive multi-screen eLearning – HD product demos, software simulations, compliance and soft skills training OR publish your slides to HTML5, […].

Video Demo Trim Feature

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In this video, I will explain why you would use the Trim feature in your Adobe Captivate Video Demos and how to use it. Uncategorized Video demo trim trim video video demo

Two Quick Time-Savers in Adobe Captivate 9

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Last week’s release of Adobe Captivate 9 has some great new features that really set the tool apart: More flexibility in responsive projects. The ability to capture video demos from mobile devices, such as an iPad (only available on the Mac version of Captivate).

Training: Create legendary eLearning with Adobe Captivate 8

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Topic: Create legendary eLearning with Adobe Captivate 8 Date and time: 14th August 2014, 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM PT Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn how to create all the eLearning you want with just one tool  Adobe Captivate 8. Create responsive multi-screen eLearning – HD product demos, software simulations, compliance and […].