Adobe Announces Technical Communication Suite 5

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Earlier this morning Adobe announced an update to its popular Technical Communication Suite. The fifth version of the suite is a powerful, integrated toolkit with single-source authoring, rich multimedia integration, and multichannel, multiscreen HTML5 publishing capabilities.    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

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eLearning: Adobe Captivate and Microsoft PowerPoint

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Earlier this year I wrote an article teaching you how to take PowerPoint content and create  eLearning using either TechSmith Camtasia Studio or Adobe Presenter. Over the next two weeks, I'm going to show you how to use your PowerPoint content in Adobe Captivate and Articulate Storyline. Adobe Captivate and PowerPoint.   Looking for instructor-led training on Adobe Captivate?

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Adobe Announces Major Updates its Technical Communication Suite

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Adobe annnounced a major update to its Technical Communcaiton suite on January 31. The suite, which is available now, is a collection of tools including FrameMaker, RoboHelp, Captivate, Presenter, and Acrobat. Here's  Here's a brief overview of the tools that make up the suite:   Adobe FrameMaker 2017.   Adobe RoboHelp 2017.   Adobe Captivate 9.   Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2015.

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What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite2?

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Adobe recently released eLearning Suite 2 comprising of Captivate 5, Flash Professional CS5, Dreamweaver CS5, Photoshop CS5 Extended, Acrobat 9 Pro, Presenter 7 (available on Windows only), Soundbooth CS5, Bridge CS5, Device Central CS5 in it. Thankfully, Adobe Apple fight is not affecting everything). Here is the list of popular tools in eLearning Suite 2 with the video of new features –. The eLearning Suite 2 looks a great improvement over its previous versions.

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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.     Looking for instructor-led training on Adobe Captivate? Adobe Captivate Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Captivate e-learning eLearning mLearning Responsive HTML5 Responsive Layout Responsive Layouts TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications UA User Assistance User Experience UX

Adobe Captivate: Attack of the Clones

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Anyone who has developed eLearning using Adobe Captivate 4 or earlier versions of the software knows how ineffective those pesky  Apply to All  buttons were. First, while you can use the Object Style Manager (via the Edit menu) to edit just about every attribute of any default style, you cannot change the style's Adobe-given name. I've simply ignored the names and focused my attention on editing the look and feel of the styles to suit my client's needs.)

Adobe Captivate 5 & 5.5: That Syncing Feeling

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When developing eLearning with Adobe Captivate, saving unnecessary clicks is always a goal. Looking to learn Adobe Captivate 5 or 5.5?   Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearningby Kevin Siegel. With that in mind, I rely on keyboard and other shortcuts whenever possible to avoid clicking and dragging my mouse. Here's a little-known shortcut that can potentially save you a ton of clicks over the long haul. Take a look at the image below.

Adobe TCS4 Suite Available Today!

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Adobe just released the latest and greatest version of its Technical Communication Suite (TCS). In my opinion, this suite puts all of the other Adobe suites to shame. If you'd like to purchase the TCS or learn more about how the suite's tools work together, click  here. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning FrameMaker HTML5 Instructional Design training

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Adobe Releases Technical Communication Suite 3

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the latest version of Technical Communication Suite was just released by Adobe. According  According to Adobe, version 3 of the suite is a "complete single-source authoring toolkit with multichannel, multidevice publishing capabilities." " Technical Communication Suite 3 includes FrameMaker 10, RoboHelp 9, Captivate 5, Photoshop CS5, and Acrobat X. To purchase the suite, contact Adobe's  Thomas Deems at 206.675.7076.

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Adobe Captivate 5: If You Can't Beat 'Em, Clone 'Em

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Anyone who has developed eLearning using Adobe Captivate 4 or older knows how ineffective those pesky Apply to All buttons were.  However, there are two little default items that you simply can't mess with--you can't change the style's Adobe-given name; and you can't delete any of the default styles.   Looking to learn Adobe Captivate 5? Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning mLearning

BEST Feature in Adobe eLearning Suite 6 To Date

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Adobe eLearning Suite 6 is starting to generate quite a lot of buzz. I for one am eager to see Adobe’s reaction to the highly supported Articulate Storyline. Let’s face it, Articulate has raised the bar a bit, so Adobe really needs to make a splash with this one. For the uninitiated, Adobe eLearning suite is actually a package of different programs all geared towards enhancing eLearning creation. Adobe Presenter.

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Discovering Adobe InDesign for eLearning

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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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ISPRING SUITE 9: Video Demos with Annotations Equals Awesomeness!

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If you have content in Microsoft PowerPoint and need to use it for eLearning, you'll be happy to know that the top eLearning tools (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and TechSmith Camtasia) allow you to import PowerPoint content and then output HTML5 or videos.

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Adobe Captivate & eLearning: How Long is Too Long?

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However, in my experience developing eLearning using Adobe Captivate, I put the attention span of an adult learner at 15-20 seconds per slide.   I encourage students who attend my Adobe Captivate online class to try to chunk a one-hour eLearning course into several short eLearning lessons.   Looking to learn Adobe Captivate 5? Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning mLearningby Kevin Siegel.

A Handier Adobe Captivate Alternative – iSpring Suite

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In this article, we’ll look at iSpring Suite. It’s an Adobe Captivate alternative that has established a reputation as a… Read More. Tools

Adobe eLearning Suite 6, Sneak Peek 3: Adobe Presenter Assets

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We’ve been working vigorously on the next version of Adobe eLearning Suite and Adobe Presenter and definitely can’t hide the excitement, so here’s one more SNEAK into the next version. If you’ve missed out the earlier sneak peeks on the improved Multi-SCO Packager and Adobe Presenter Video Creator, check them out here and here. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite How do I.

eLearning Suite Specialist Certification Announced!

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We are proud to let you know that we have introduced a new specialist certification program for Adobe eLearning Suite. To become an eLearning Suite Specialist, you need to pass two required ACE exams and one elective ACE exam. Here are the details: Required ACE exams for eLearning Suite Specialist: Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate with [.]. eLearning Suite Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning ACE ACS Adobe Captivate 5.5

Top Authoring Tools to Convert Adobe Flash courses to HTML5

Swift eLearning Services

The post Top Authoring Tools to Convert Adobe Flash courses to HTML5 first appeared on Top eLearning Development Solutions Companies India, Swift Elearning.

Mind-blowing Sneak Peek: Adobe eLearning Suite 6: Adobe Presenter Video Creator

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Adobe eLearning Suite 6 contains a hot new Adobe Presenter 8, and one of the coolest things in Presenter 8, is Adobe Presenter Video Creator. Adobe Presenter Community eLearning Suite eLearning this week How do I. Elearning authoring tools" adobe presenter Adobe Presenter 8 Adobe Presenter Video CreatorIt’s super cool to share, so I thought I’d share another … SNEAK!

Adobe eLearning Suite 6: Sneak Peak 1: Enhanced Multi-SCO Packager

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I’m excited to be bringing you the first sneak peek of Adobe eLearning Suite 6! One of the major enhancements to the suite is the new and improved Multi-SCO packager- where you not only can combine SCOs from multiple products in Adobe eLearning Suite but can now also make it more engaging with Pre-test and [.]. adobe presenter Assessment eLearning HTML5 iPad multi-sco packager

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How to Partner With the C-Suite for L&D Success

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That’s why McKinsey promotes collaboration between L&D and the C-suite on setting learning objectives for the company. Partnering with the C-suite is especially vital during periods of change , such as mergers. Here are some ways that L&D has the opportunity to support specific C-suite priorities. Brands like Adobe and Facebook have become known for their rich leadership trainings and the effort they’ve put into personalizing their courses.

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How to Get Free Adobe Captivate, eLearning Suite & Adobe Presenter Upgrades for the Next Two Years

Adobe Captivate

Wondering how you can get free upgrades for Adobe eLearning Suite 6, Adobe Captivate 6 or Adobe Presenter 8 for the next two years? Adobe has a new program in place for eLearning products (Adobe Software Assurance) that genuinely excites the bargain hunter in me and I wanted to [.]. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite eLearning this week Rapid Authoring Technical Support Training and Tutorials Whats new Adobe Software Assurance

Adobe Captivate Keyboard Shortcuts

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If you've spent any amount of time at all using Adobe Captivate, it's a good bet that you've used some of the more basic keyboard shortcuts (copy/paste, save, etc). Adobe Captivate Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite But check out the image below for some keyboard shortcuts you might not have known existed. Feel free to right-click the image and save it to your computer for future use.). Looking for Captivate training? Check out our online classes.

Adobe Captivate 8: Geolocation

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        Note:  The CpInfoGeoLocation variable ships with Adobe Captivate 8. Looking for instructor-led training on Adobe Captivate? Adobe Captivate Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Captivate e-learning eLearning Flipped Learning mLearning Responsive HTML5 Responsive Layout Responsive Layouts Technical Communications User Experience UX

Create ePubs Using Adobe FrameMaker and Adobe RoboHelp

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I recently presented a 60-minute webinar for Adobe where I demonstrated how to use the Adobe Technical Communication Suite and take Adobe FrameMaker content to Adobe RoboHelp to ePub in mere minutes. Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite ePub FrameMaker RoboHelp

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Training: What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite 6

Adobe Captivate

Topic: What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite 6 Date and time: Wednesday, 8th August, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn what’s new and exciting in Adobe eLearning Suite 6. Adobe eLearning Suite 6 software offers best-in-class tools for application simulations, product demos, digital imaging, rich [.].

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Adobe Announces Patch for Adobe Captivate 7

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Adobe has just released a patch for Adobe Captivate 7. Color Swatches: You can now import swatches from Adobe Photoshop and Kuler, or create custom swatches, and apply them to Adobe Captivate objects with a single click. You can learn more on the Adobe site. Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Captivate The patch supports both Mac OS 10.9 and Windows 8.1, and addresses several known bugs.

Adobe eLearning Suite training

Adobe Captivate

Many of you have approached me regarding Adobe eLearning Suite training. The need for good training and possibly a certification that adequately covers the suite specific workflows and shared tools (like the SCORM packager, LMS adapter, Flash learning interactions, etc.) Recently a couple of vendors have started offering training on eLearning Suite. One is Element K (and we should have this available on the Adobe store at some point); the other is Lodestone.

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Adobe RoboHelp: List Images

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Adobe RoboHelp Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Help Help Authoring Help Systems HTML5 TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications Technical Writing UA User Assistance User Experience UX by Willam van Weelden      When you create a list, there are several list styles you can use in RoboHelp: bullets, squares, lowercase alphabet, and numbers. But RoboHelp brings one more great feature: you can use images instead of bullets.

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Adobe Captivate: Learner Notes

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Thanks to a really slick interaction found in the new Adobe Captivate 7, you can allow learners to add notes throughout an eLearning lesson. To add learner notes, open or create a project in Adobe Captivate 7. Looking to learn Adobe Captivate training? IconLogic offers multiple live, online Adobe Captivate classes each month including Introduction to Adobe Captivate and Advanced Adobe Captivate. by Kevin Siegel.

10 Reasons to upgrade from Adobe Captivate to Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5-the eLearning Dream Team

Adobe Captivate

The iron is definitely hot when it comes to upgrading your copy of Adobe Captivate to Adobe eLearning Suite. In addition to the discount you get just for upgrading, Adobe is now slashing an additional 200$ US of the overall cost. eLearning Suite eLearning this week Rapid Authoring Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

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Adobe Captivate: System Time Variables

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  Looking to learn Adobe Captivate? Adobe Captivate Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite e-learning eLearning TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications Technology training UA User Assistance User Experience by Lori Smith    Last week I showed you Captivate's date variables. This week, let's take a look at the Time variables, the System Information variables, and a handy little variable called  cpInfoMobileOS.

Adobe RoboHelp: Merging WebHelp

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   On the FlashHelp/WebHelp/Multiscreen/Adobe AIR tab, click the  Browse  button and open the RoboHelp project you want to merge. Adobe RoboHelp Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Help Help Authoring Help Systems TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications Technical Writing UA User Assistance User Experienceby Willam van Weelden    I've previously taught you how to create  links between Merged HTML Help projects.

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eLearning: Determining the Best Size for Today's Lessons

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by Kevin Siegel      When developing eLearning lessons using any of the top development tools (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia Studio), you need to take the size of your learner's device into account.   We offer live, online training on Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia Studio. We

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Already Own TCS5? Adobe Offering Awesome Savings on TCS5 Annual Subscription

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All existing customers of Adobe Technical Communication Suite, Adobe FrameMaker and Adobe RoboHelp are eligible to take advantage of a limited promotional offer from Adobe. You can purchase subscription licenses of Adobe Technical Communication Suite 5 at 40% off for an entire year. While you still have plenty of time to order TCS5 and enjoy the 40% discount, Adobe has indicated that the offer ends sometime in July. 

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Adobe Captivate: Confirmation Messages

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by Kevin Siegel      Adobe Captivate likes to confirm your actions. Display Captivate's Preferences ( Edit  menu if you're using Windows;  Adobe Captivate  menu if you're using a Mac).   Looking for training on Adobe Captivate? We offer multiple live, online Adobe Captivate classes each month including  Introduction to Adobe Captivate  and  Advanced Adobe Captivate.

Adobe RoboHelp: Shared Review

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Fortunately, RoboHelp has a review option that allows reviewers who don't own Adobe RoboHelp to review your RoboHelp content. The only thing reviewers need is a PDF of your RoboHelp content, Adobe Acrobat or the free Adobe Reader. Select Enable commenting in Adobe Reader. Note: You will only be able to select this option if you have Adobe Acrobat 10 installed on your computer.). Reviewers can review your content using Adobe Acrobat or the free Adobe Reader.

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Adobe FrameMaker: Nested Lists

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For more information on restarting lists, see " Adobe FrameMaker: How to Restart a Numbered List." Adobe FrameMaker Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite FrameMaker Technical Communications Technology training UA User Assistance by Barb Binder. A recent FrameMaker student contacted me with a numbering dilemma: I am working with a two-level list. The first level uses numbers and the second list uses letters.

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ADOBE ROBOHELP: Publish to SharePoint

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You can host output from Adobe RoboHelp on multiple hosting platforms. He is an Adobe Community Professional, ranking him among the world's leading experts on RoboHelp. Apart from RoboHelp, Willam also has experience with other technical communications applications such as Adobe Captivate and Adobe FrameMaker.   Adobe's Technical Communication Suite RoboHelpby Willam Van Weelden, COTP.

Adobe Captivate vs. Camtasia vs. iSpring Suite Max: Paring Down the Options

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In our rapidly changing global reality it’s important to stay ahead of the curve. From small businesses to large organizations,… Read More. Instructional Design Create Course eLearning Tools