Stunning Free Update to Adobe Captivate 2019 Raises the Bar with Quick Start Projects & Productivity Enhancements

Adobe Captivate

The latest update to Adobe Captivate is out now, it is free to Captivate users who either own Adobe Captivate 2019 or are on a subscription plan, and it is chock full of fresh, sensational new features and resources. Think format painter, but more powerful.

ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We received the following distress email a few days ago:   I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I'm in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint. Captivate only uses the wav and mp3 file format. by Kevin Siegel, CTT+, COTP.

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ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

We received the following distress email a few days ago: I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I’m in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint. Captivate only uses the wav and mp3 file format. by Kevin Siegel, CTT+, COTP.

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Adobe RoboHelp: Importing Google Docs

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Willam van Weelden,  COTP     As more companies make the move to Google products ( over 5 million and counting ), more content is created with  Google Docs. You can then leverage RoboHelp's Word integration for full formatting control.

ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We received the following distress email a few days ago:   I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I'm in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint.   When I spoke with Adobe support regarding the issue, I was informed that the recording file in Microsoft PowerPoint uses the m4a file format. Captivate only uses the wav and mp3 file format. by Kevin Siegel, CTT+, COTP.

Adobe RoboHelp: Create Merged Help

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Over the next couple of weeks I will teach you how to create merged help for several output formats. You have modules that are reused in different products. You can merge the following outputs: Adobe AIR.

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Adobe RoboHelp 2015: New Book Now Shipping

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials.   We are proud to announce that our "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" workbook is now shipping.   "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" is a self-paced, step-by-step workbook that will teach you the essential skills needed to create and deliver user assistance (Help systems, policies and procedures, and knowledgebases). Adobe RoboHelp Adobe's Technical Communication Suite

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Issues concerning text alignment and formatting in Quizzes

Adobe Captivate

I’ve been reviewing Adobe Captivate as a learning content development tool for the company I work in. I’ve used Adobe Captivate (2019 release), the Trail version. I can’t find any formatting or design editing commands which can help me solve this alignment problem. Greetings!

Adobe Captivate: Say Hello to Version 7

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the good old days, software companies released major upgrades to their products every 2-3 years. How long was it between Adobe Captivate 5 and 6? Adobe has promised a more aggressive upgrade cycle for its programs that will make even the recent upgrade cycles look almost snail-like. HTML5 Support for Microsoft PowerPoint Import your PowerPoint project, including text, shapes, audio, and animations, into Adobe Captivate 7 and publish them directly to HTML5.

Adobe Captivate 6: Delivering Standalone eLearning Lessons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The client informed the developer that he could not open the email attachment since he didn't own Adobe Captivate. I asked the developer what he had sent to the client, and was told that he had emailed an Captivate production file (the cptx file).

Green Screen on a Shoestring: Part III, Production

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the previous installment of this series, we provided a purchasing "checklist" for setting up a green screen video production studio. Step 2: Set up the studio in a room that allows all equipment to be operated properly and still allows production staff to be comfortable.

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

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.

3 Ways to Use Adobe Connect

Integrated Learnings

Adobe Connect is one of the leading virtual classroom products on the market. It has this reputation because it is user friendly, feature rich, reliable, and provides an identical experience for all users on all systems that support Adobe Flash. Adobe Connect competes in both the web conferencing and education markets. For all these reasons, Adobe connect can be used to do a variety of sharing and learning tasks online. How do you use Adobe Connect?

ADOBE CAPTIVATE 2017: Improved Closed Captions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When it comes to accessibility, Adobe's products have always been some of the best available. Nevertheless, Adobe found a way to improve them.   Adobe has raised the bar quite a bit with Captivate 2017.   Looking to learn Adobe Captivate?

Discovering Adobe InDesign for eLearning

Integrated Learnings

If you have been developing eLearning for any period of time, you have probably used several of Adobe’s applications to create engaging and interactive courses. With Adobe Captivate , you can create some great system simulations. With Adobe Flash , you can create interactive elements that take your courses to the next level of engagement and even create entire courses. You can create and edit images for your eLearning using Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator.

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Adobe Captivate 6 Tutorials

Adobe Captivate

Learn about Adobe Captivate from Experts. Below are links to videos that will guide you through the extraordinary features of Adobe Captivate. Adobe Captivate 2017 – Tutorials. Adobe Captivate 6. Insert a talking head or another video in a picture-in-picture format.

Adobe RoboHelp 2015: New Skills & Drills Workbook Now Shipping

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We are proud to announce that our "Adobe RoboHelp 2105: The Essentials" workbook is now shipping.   "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" is a self-paced, step-by-step workbook that will teach you the essential skills needed to create and deliver user assistance (Help systems, policies and procedures, and knowledgebases).  Improve your production efficiency by learning about cascading style sheets, variables, snippets, and master pages.

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Adobe Captivate 7 - Now or Later?

Integrated Learnings

I''m happy to spend some money on a software product when I know it will save me hours of effort over the course of the next year. These days, Adobe is the software vendor I''m using the most. I use the Adobe Master Suite and Adobe Captivate for many of my projects. So when Adobe Captivate 7 was released, I was eager to unwrap the gift. The new release is the same Adobe Captivate you already know. Are you an Adobe Captivate user?

Podcast 28: How Tasty Is Your Product Training? – With Mike Martin, CLO of SAP Litmos

Talented Learning

But today, I want to focus specifically on why product training matters and how to deliver stellar training across the extended enterprise. KEY TAKEAWAYS: Product training can be a source of strategic advantage. What exactly does product training look like at Litmos?

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Adobe Captivate 2017 Release

Adobe Captivate

I’m really excited to report that the next major release of Adobe Captivate has launched. Adobe has made the decision to break from the product numbers of the past and now simply call the product Adobe Captivate 2017 Release. Adobe Typekit Integration.

What’s New in Adobe Captivate Prime

Adobe Captivate

This week Adobe launched the latest updates to Adobe Captivate Prime LMS. Email MS Outlook format calendar invites. New functionality here also allows Adobe Captivate Prime admins to determine who can access and create tags.

Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products

Tony Karrer

These products promise to automate the process of adding audio to eLearning thereby streamlining and accelerating the production of eLearning courses. Subtitles should be automatically created from the input text, formatted and coordinated with the speaking voice.

How eLearning Software Can Boost Productivity During L&D Implementation

ProProfs

They can provide a major boost to productivity during L&D implementation. Thanks to the ease of use and simplicity of e-learning software, replicating courses in design and format across departments and teams is not as cumbersome as it used to be.

Adobe Builds Rome in a Day

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

According to Dove, "This product lets users produce printed, electronic, and Web-based documents featuring integrated graphics, photos, text, video, audio, animation, and interactivity. The cross-platform application is available both as an Adobe AIR desktop program and as a browser-based Web service. Project Rome offers output in formats such as PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, or FXG or Web files for either an Adobe or third-party-hosted Website."

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Adobe FrameMaker 9: But I Don't Want a Plain, Round Bullet!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The next step is to create a character format to transform the ò into a squirrel: Select the letter. Choose Format > Character > Designer and then choose Commands > Set Window to As Is. Give the new format a simple name (I used the name Webdings). by Barb Binder.

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

mLearning Revolution

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 9: Beyond The Essentials" Workbook Now Shipping

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  "Adobe Captivate 9: Beyond The Essentials" is a self-paced training manual that teaches the higher-end, more advanced functionality of Adobe Captivate. Then, after learning how to import questions into Captivate using the GIFT format, you'll learn how to create a random quiz using question pools and random question slides.   You'll fine-tune your production skills by learning about object styles, master slides, themes, and advanced actions.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE 2017: Improved Closed Captions

Adobe Captivate

When it comes to accessibility, Adobe’s products have always been some of the best available. Nevertheless, Adobe found a way to improve them. Adobe has raised the bar quite a bit with Captivate 2017. Looking to learn Adobe Captivate?

How to Insert eLearning Cutout People Videos in Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

I’m going to show you how to use our eLearning Cutout People Videos in Adobe Captivate 8. For responsive projects, we are going to us the HTML 5 compatible format. Upload.FLV file formats to have transparent backgrounds.

Electrify Our Templates With Pantone’s Color of the Year

eLearning Brothers

The template I’m choosing is the Shamrock Style Ripple Scenario—available for Articulate Storyline , Adobe Captivate , and Lectora by Trivantis. From the toolbar select Format>Shape Fill>More Fill Colors… Enter the HTML code for the Color of the Year (5F4B8B) and click OK.

The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

mLearning Revolution

A year ago I wrote a post entitled An Honest Assessment of Adobe Captivate 6 [First Impressions] , which garnered 81 ReTweets and 62 comments, and to this day is the most read post here on my blog. Another example is the HTML5 support for PowerPoint, which Adobe is promoting heavily.

I am a newbie in Adobe Captivate. Are there any resources to get me started?

Adobe Captivate

The community portal has tons of blogs and videos for a newbie to get started on Adobe Captivate. Creating recording and software simulations – Learn how to record a video demo and product simulation for training. Previewing and publishing your project – Publish your project across devices, form factors, and formats. Creating projects in Adobe Captivate. Objects in Adobe Captivate. Yes, there are.

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Online Product Training for Sales Reps – An E-learning Expert’s Insights

CommLab India

Product knowledge is essential for sales people to make the right pitch. With sales people handling multiple products in the product line, you need to ensure they make the right pitch based on the customer’s requirements. Most B2B products are quite complex.

How to Develop Interactive Marketing Collateral (PDF) Using Adobe Acrobat Pro

CommLab India

Most of the marketing collateral sales people use on-field is in the Portable Document Format (PDF) documents. Here I would like to share how to create single select and multiple select interactivities in a PDF document using Adobe Acrobat Pro.

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Building Simulations in eLearning – Articulate Storyline Versus Adobe Captivate

Harbinger Interactive Learning

We have serviced our customers with simulated information technology training, product training, business process, and customer service training. And if we come to shortlisting our favorites, Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate top the list. Adobe Captivate. Storyline provides simulation capturing facility, however it creates the captured output in a video format.