The one-right-answer problem

The eLearning Nomad

All the Articulate modules developed by DynaMind eLearning are created in this manner too. Life – including life in the workplace – isn’t made up of one-right-answer problems. When we help people develop skills to become better professionals, we often need to guide them to think critically, solve problems and empower them to take action and make a difference. Answers to complex problems need to be complex as well – just like in real life.

Using Video in Articulate Storyline

B Online Learning

Video opens up a wealth of opportunity to make your Articulate Storyline modules interactive and engaging. Whether you use Articulate Storyline 1, Storyline 2, Storyline 3 or Storyline 360 , you are able to take advantage of video to move your learning to the next level. Building on that post, this post looks at how you can use Articulate Storyline to achieve those digital learning experiences as well as some handy hints and technical information about video in Storyline.

10 Must-Know Features for Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning Brothers

Articulate released their newest eLearning authoring tool, Storyline 2. Along with the news, Articulate Storyline 2 has some great new features you should know about. Wouldn’t it be nice to know all the must-know features of Articulate Storyline 2? They’re a really powerful tool for building interesting animations and interactivity.” -Arlyn Asch, CTO at Articulate. So if you want to hide the Next button until a learner has finished an activity, no problem.”

Articulate Storyline: The Cure for Overlapping Notes

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Note that adding extra space should be done with paragraph "Space Before" or "Space After" otherwise consistency is going to be a problem.)    Looking for training or help with Articulate Storyline or Studio? Check out these awesome  live, online Articulate classes. Articulate Storylineby Kal Hadi     When enabling player notes in published Storyline projects, you might end up with overlapping text.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

design a curriculum solution that: • has a clear goal tied to a well- articulated business problem, • meets the needs of your target. to solve the business problems that need solving. clear on your business problem and desired outcomes. problem? problem-solving.

Articulate Rise – Responsive Authoring Like It Should Be

B Online Learning

Articulate certainly did ‘rise’ to the challenge of responsive authoring with their brand new program Rise, part of the Articulate360 subscription based authoring platform. No problem! B Online Learning are a Articulate Reseller , check our page to see why you should buy with us and we are also the Exclusive Certified Trainer in Australia and New Zealand.

Articulate Storyline 2 Templates: A Feast for Your Eyes

eLearning Brothers

To them we say, “We have nearly 200 templates for Articulate Storyline 2 alone, why do you ask?” ” Articulate Storyline is one of the most widely used authoring tools in the industry. With a plethora of uniquely styled slides and interactions, your biggest problem will be brainstorming enough material to use all this template has to offer. The post Articulate Storyline 2 Templates: A Feast for Your Eyes appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

New Updates for Articulate Storyline Templates

eLearning Brothers

This post is going to cover a little bit more about the updates to our Articulate Storyline Templates. Since Articulate released their Storyline 2 update, we’ve been working hard to make our current templates even better. Why Were the Articulate Storyline Templates Updated? We found that the big problem when updating from Storyline 1 to Storyline 2, was the chronology of which trigger goes first. Articulate Storyline Templates.

Aligning eLearning Levels of Interactivity with Articulate 360

B Online Learning

An interaction is a learning activity where an individual is presented with a problem or scenario, and must work to achieve an outcome or goal. Articulate 360 has many tools available to assist you in crafting your interactions, and in encouraging your learners to interact with their computer screens. Bet you never would have guessed that even Articulate Review and the Content Library can help promote interactivity in your e-learning? Calling Articulate Storyline 360.

Is This a Problem with E-Learning Today?

Rapid eLearning

Articulate Roadshow: Learn more and register here. Articulate Roadshow: Learn more and register here. I ran across two articles recently that made me wonder about the state of today’s e-learning courses. The first article was on how websites are all starting to look the same. They did a study to confirm it. In the second article, the author makes some good points on how a lot of this new design is sterile and lacks personality.

Fewer Mentors, Bigger Problems

CLO Magazine

This hesitation and fear pose problems for women and for the success of companies. Johnson said he hasn’t heard men articulate that they are not interested in mentoring, but some men have expressed that they don’t always feel comfortable because they don’t know what the response will be. But Johnson said there is a larger problem than men in power fearing they will be exposed or accused of misconduct — and that’s retaining valuable women. “A

Crucial Articulate Storyline Tip: Lock the Seek Bar

eLearning Brothers

Did you know there is no player setting to lock down the seek bar in Articulate Storyline? This creates somewhat of a problem for those of us who must create eLearning in which “training time” requirements are mandatory to offer certain certificates. Here’s how to implement this crucial Articulate Storyline tip: Step One - Download the The post Crucial Articulate Storyline Tip: Lock the Seek Bar appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

3 Defining Features of Articulate Storyline

Integrated Learnings

Articulate Storyline has been surrounded by a lot of hype for quite some time, and its launch has been no exception. Storyline continues on the success of the Articulate Studio product line with a new, yet familiar feeling authoring tool. While no longer a PowerPoint plugin like Articulate Presenter, Storyline maintained an interface very similar to PowerPoint. Storyline solves that problem quite well with the addition of variables and programmable actions known as triggers.

Tackling Wicked Problems Using an Iterative Approach

ID Reflections

Some problems are so complex that you have to be highly intelligent and well-informed just to be undecided about them. Peter Recently, while doing a keyword search for complexity , I stumbled across an article called Wicked Problems. It defines wicked problems thus: A wicked problem is one for which each attempt to create a solution changes the understanding of the problem. The article further elucidates the characteristics of wicked problems.

Common LMS problems

Ed App

Here are the four main LMS problems: The issue with coding. Authoring tools like Captivate and Articulate require a knowledge of programming and unless you have a computer science background, they can be difficult to use. It was a common LMS problem. Having to find the right platform, hiring an instructional designer and designating a manager to oversee the project was a problem for many delegates. Poor learning design can mean simple problems give you a headache.

How do I know what e-learning approach is right for what topic?

The eLearning Nomad

There are Articulate/Captivate/Lectora etc. Don’t get me wrong, we can design great training with Articulate and other similar software (and DynaMind has an excellent record of doing so), but it should only be used when appropriate. This is where a tool like Articulate is appropriate. You would like to improve problem-solving capacities…. We’re not talking about maths problems or technical problems with one right answer.

Product Review: Articulate Storyline

eLearning 24-7

After diving into Articulate Storyline and using all its features, I found myself having fun. After clicking to view the tutorial, you go to the Articulate community web site and often it takes you to the top of the page, so you have to scroll down to see the tutorial. Directly from Articulate. After recording your voice or whatever it appears as one wavelength, which is standard for any recording – and not the problem I have with the product.

Articulate 360 – Developing Good Screencasts With Peek

CommLab India

In the first four blogs, we saw how Articulate Storyline 360 enables you to develop e-learning courses easily. We also looked at the Articulate tool’s abilities to create animations and facilitate e-learning interactions. Today, we will examine another key element of Articulate 360, Peek, and examine its features. . The Articulate 360 tool is displayed on the Mac menu bar or the system tray of your Windows PC. Source: Articulate.

Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning 24-7

Articulate Storyline 2. Yeah, they added new features and new capabilities, but they also took a product that even “Articulate folks” I talked with told me that Studio users using Storyline would have a learning curve. Articulate and a few of the other big dogs are holding on to desktop for dear life. Part of the problem for me, was after adding another couple of slides even before starting with slide 1 (inc. My problem arose with Tab 1 and Tab 3.

Software Reviews: Articulate Storyline 360, Rise and Elucidat


Articulate Storyline, Articulate Rise and Elucidat are three of the most popular elearning authoring tools on the market. Articulate Storyline 360 review . Articulate Rise: In-depth review . Articulate Rise courses are clean, clear and simple.

How to Make an Awesome Animated Button in Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning Brothers

I thought, “I wish Articulate Storyline could do that.” If the variable does work, and the triggers are correct, then the problem lies with the animation section. The post How to Make an Awesome Animated Button in Articulate Storyline 2 appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Articulate Storyline Resources Developer Resources eLearning Resources Articulate Storyline A while back I saw a cool animated button online.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 7: Engage 360

CommLab India

We also looked at the Articulate tool’s abilities to create animations and facilitate learning interactions. This Articulate application is seamlessly integrated with the other applications of Studio 360 and enables you to develop online courses that hook your learners to the screen. Instant access to more than 100,000 e-learning development assets such as images, photographs, and web-based learning interaction templates, in the Articulate Content Library.

Articulate, Moodle, and SCORM

eLearning Blender

You've got Moodle and Articulate now you want them to talk to each other using SCORM. One of the most common questions I see in forums, twitter, and blogs is how to use SCORM so that the results of eLearning courses developed with articulate can be tracked in the Moodle gradebook. While it is a fairly simple process, many eLearning developers run into problems tracking scores for Articulate courses in Moodle.


How to Create a Custom Review Results Slide in Articulate Storyline

eLearning Brothers

I love the versatility of Articulate Storyline 2 and the ability to forego the default options for navigation in favor of truly custom courseware. I racked my brain about what to do here, as I had a colleague frustrated with this very situation for a module he was building, and I wanted to help solve the problem. Knowing the way Articulate implements its quiz review functionality, I decided to implement my own version to get around the limitation.

Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

Articulate’s suite of products rate high in the rapid authoring segment. The latest version, Articulate ’09, has some interesting new features like Single-slide Preview, FLV Support, Easy Audio Editor, and Articulate Branding Removed. With all its advantages, Articulate does have a few bugs – although the company did recently release a patch for Presenter ’09 that resolves a large number of bugs [view the whole list of resolved issues here ].

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4 Reasons to Convert Your Legacy E-Learning Courses Using Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Well, choosing an authoring tool that can give a new “lease of life” is the key to thwarting the dire consequences of this problem. And Articulate Storyline is one of the best tools for the conversion of Flash-based courses. Why use Articulate Storyline to convert your flash-based e-learning courses? Here are four reasons you should use Articulate Storyline to convert your legacy courses. Learning Technology Articulate Storyline

Articulate Storyline: text entry without losing focus


Business Problem When you use a text entry object in Articulate Storyline, the text you type in the field does not get registered until the field loses focus. That means you need to click outside the field (for example, on a button) to make the the text entry field losing its focus. This also prevents […]. elearning JavaScript L&D Storyline

Creating an Interesting E-learning GUI Design in Articulate Storyline – Part 5

CommLab India

This is the fifth part in the multi-post blog on creating an interesting GUI using Articulate Storyline. In this blog post, we will see the steps to add page numbers to a course in Articulate Storyline. Slide/page numbers can be added manually using text; the problem arises in the Assessment section, when the questions are picked randomly. Hope this blog helps you save valuable time adding page numbers in Articulate Storyline. Learning Technology Articulate Storyline

Addressing the Problem, Not Just the Symptoms

Training Industry

It illustrates the undermining effect of trying to deal with a problem by concentrating on its symptoms. When faced with resistance to a change initiative, it is important to know if employees are pushing back against the initiative simply because they are comfortable with status quo or if the push back is a symptom of problems with the initiative or its implementation. Problems remain hidden, but don’t go away. A previous post introduced basic concepts from systems thinking.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 5: Presenter

CommLab India

We saw that the Articulate 360 component enables the development of high quality software simulations and e-learning assessments. Today, we will look at another important component of Articulate 360 , Studio 360, and examine the features of its most vital element, Presenter 360. This Articulate 360 element is made up of three tools viz. Seamless integration with other tools of Articulate 360. So, stay tuned for my sixth post on Articulate 360.

Three eLearning Design Challenges and Solutions

B Online Learning

There is no doubt that eLearning designers need strong problem-solving skills. Articulate Design DevelopmentIn the early stages of any design project, we need to wear […]. The post Three eLearning Design Challenges and Solutions appeared first on B Online Learning.

7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

mLearning Revolution

First, let me start by congratulating everyone who works for Articulate for the launch of Storyline. However if there’s a company that can do it, that is certainly Articulate. I have been a fan of Articulate for a long time even as I worked for Adobe on the Captivate and eLearning Suite products. The Articulate Community. I don’t really know if Articulate will put this as a feature on the box, but they probably should.

Articulate Quizmaker and Saba

Learning Developments

I really like Articulate Quizmaker '09 software. To fix this problem, I had to edit how Quizmaker closes. Open up the file in your favorite editor and look for the following line: var EXIT_BEHAVIOR = "SCORM_RECOMMENDED"; To make the Quizmaker window close correctly and completely in Saba, I had to change it to: var EXIT_BEHAVIOR = "ALWAYS_CLOSE_TOP"; Once you make this change in the Articulate folder, the next time you publish to SCORM 1.2,

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Scenario-based Learning through Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

In scenario-based learning , the learner is exposed to a problem in the form of a scenario and given an opportunity to think and provide a solution. Articulate Storyline is one of the best authoring tools that can help you create scenarios swiftly and easily. Articulate Storyline is a very simple tool to use. And rapid authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline have made the life of developers very easy while creating such scenarios.

Toggle True and False Variable in Articulate Storyline 360

Learning Dojo

But one problem with that is I need to then add a new trigger to do the opposite to turn it back to false if it is true. Articulate StorylineI have been working with Storyline for years and there is one powerful feature that I have overlooked till now. When I was back at eLearning Brothers building a lot of templates I wish I would have known about this feature, and it is a simple way to toggle the True/False variable true and false.

Publishing A SCORM Course with Articulate Storyline 3


In this step-by-step guide, we’ll show you how to publish SCORM content in Articulate Storyline so you can upload it to an LMS like LearnUpon. The description only comes into play if your learners are using the articulate mobile player.). Articulate mobile player*. A note about using the Articulate mobile player: It requires your learners to download an additional free app to view content. SCORM tracking isn’t supported in the articulate mobile player.


Bandwidth issues - why they're a problem

Learning Rocks

The article cites common problems as being "complex data processing", eg lots of server-side activity, be it script or database activity, and slow "widgets" or too many of them. Tags: evaluation learning theory articulate usability thought leaders flash elearning As ever, a brilliant article on website usability from Nielsen that has ramifications for elearning.

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