5 Challenges to Overcome When Converting Flash to HTML5 eLearning

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How do you beat challenges associated with Flash to HTML5 conversion? Read about 5 challenges in Flash to HTML5 conversion and their solutions! Learning Technology Flash to HTML5

Multimedia Wars: Flash or HTML5

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The current debate between Flash and HTML5 rests largely on multi-media features. If a media and interactivity rich training course is the need of the day then Flash is a comfortable choice today. HTML5 is being hailed as equally competent in developing rich-media, adopted by Google and Apple. The list is getting longer, as HTML5 is an open-source standard. HTML5 has to still take strides in creating a network of browser support.

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4 Steps to Preparing Your LMS Content for Flash Course Conversion

Absorb LMS

If you made your eLearning courses before 2016, chances are the end of Flash® Player is already impacting how your LMS courses are performing. That’s because while Adobe is set to end Flash at the end of 2020, browsers have already been pulling support. That leaves organizations with eLearning courses running on Flash scrambling for a fix. The good news: converting Flash courses to HTML5 can help ensure content still engages and resonates with your learners.

Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

Adobe Captivate

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

Adobe Captivate

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. While mLearning or mobile learning adoption for new requirements has gained tremendous momentum in the last few years, you still have the challenge of what you should do with your investment that is locked in your legacy Flash courses.

Raptivity Essential : Now Build HTML5 and Flash Interactions Simultaneously

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

As Harbinger Knowledge Products unveils a brand new version of Raptivity Essential that lets you publish interactions in the HTML5 format in addition to Flash SWF format, I thought it would be interesting to talk to Shweta Kulkarni, who was involved deeply in the engineering of this product upgrade. What prompted you to go the HTML5 way? The entire Raptivity Himalaya library will be available in HTML5 format soon. We had coded these relatively effortlessly in Flash.

Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits

CDSM

Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July. Security updates for operating systems, programs, browsers and associated plugins are common – so what makes July’s multiple patch releases any worse than what’s happened in the past?

Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

EI Design

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. While mLearning or mobile learning adoption for new requirements has gained tremendous momentum in the last few years, you still have the challenge of what you should do with your investment that is locked in your legacy Flash courses.

Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

EI Design

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Migrate To HTML5 – Responsive Or Mobile-Friendly eLearning To Create High Impact Learning Experiences

Adobe Captivate

Organizations worldwide are looking at migrating their legacy Flash course to HTML5 to support mobile learning. Till a few years ago, Flash was pretty much the default authoring tool to offer online courses. As a result, organizations across the world have a significant investment in legacy courses based on Flash. Today, Most browsers do not support Flash. Why An Investment On Migration Of Legacy Courses To HTML5 Is An Absolute Necessity?

Remaining HTML5 hurdles falling

Aptara

Remaining HTML5 hurdles falling. The switch to HTML5 for cross-platform content has received a few important boosts in the past few years. Arguably, the real momentum began to build when Apple declared Flash dead on its handheld gadgets, a move that left developers unable to fall back on the venerable plugin when it came time to design their Web apps. It may finally be time for widespread HTML5 conversion and new development in a variety of industries.

Behind the Scenes of eLearning Troubleshooting

Association eLearning

There are also some issues, like completion marking in an LMS, which will show up in the LMS but are related to the course file. ** Flash vs HTML5 doesn’t always apply, since courses can be created using one or the other. The device type also influences Flash vs HTML5. As a general rule, mobile devices run HTML5 instead of Flash. * It’s a pain when something breaks right when you need it.

HTML5 close to W3C certification

Aptara

HTML5 close to W3C certification. Development has continued on the HTML5 standard over the past few years, cementing its place in the enterprise world. In that time, HTML5 has provided a helpful bridge for companies eager to develop software that can easily move between different mobile operating systems. This will finalize the features list of HTML5, with the ideas that don't make the cut pushed back until the debut of HTML5.1. The lure of HTML5 development.

ELearning moves beyond the Flash era

Aptara

ELearning moves beyond the Flash era. The transition to HTML5. While it was once the backbone of the Internet, Flash technology is now in decline. Revealed as a system full of security holes and requiring extra installation to run, it has taken a back seat to HTML5. The main advantage of the latter method its the fact that it will run across device types without the sort of plugin needed for Flash. Those methods have now become as antiquated as Flash itself.

When are System Simulations Appropriate?

Integrated Learnings

Let’s assume that your client informs you that there have been some changes to the system used by sales associates. do they have Flash capability)? Captivate publishes simulations as Flash files as the default, so you need to ensure that the computers your audience uses includes the capability to play Flash files. Remember, for mLearning, Apple products such as the iPhone and iPad do not run Flash. By Dean Hawkinson.

Microlearning, the Death of Flash, Storyline 3 vs 360, and More

E-learning Uncovered

The Death of Flash. Watch this short video that explains the dynamics around Flash going away and HTML5 taking over. Death of Flash video. Converting Your Flash Content to HTML5. Check out this interactive infographic from Learning Solutions magazine to give you a sense of what would be involved in converting Flash courses to HTML5. Here’s an infographic we created for YourMembership, an association-focused LMS.

Let Go Through BPO for eLearning

Web Courseworks

BPO: Managing Services & Association eLearning. Associations love their members. So, associations strive to provide those opportunities to their members. However, many associations are starting to recognize that while members are central to their functions, the deployment of professional development is not an association’s core business. How does that work for associations? So, the association hires experts to provide the services to fill that need.

Apple Vs Adobe: Impact On Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

Apple has revised the Developer Program License Agreement to ban the use of cross compiler tools like Unity3d, Appcelerator’s Titanium, Adobe’s Flash CS5 etc. Industry experts believe that Apple has done this solely to block the new feature of Adobe Flash that will allow the Flash developers to publish Flash files to iPhone app without any knowledge of iPhone SDK or Objective-C. Related posts: Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1–

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3 Major Learning Management Developments of 2018

KnowledgeCity

In November, the Association for Talent Development neatly made the case for why microlearning should be an extension of—not replacement for—existing learning and development programs. While content formats aren’t standardized across the learning management system industry, in 2018, many companies continued to move their training to learning management systems based on HTML5. The learning management system (LMS) industry experienced impressive growth in 2018.

Effective eLearning Design & Development Using Top Rapid Authoring Tools

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Top rapid authoring tools help to create effective online courses in a few clicks, thereby saving time and costs associated with workplace training. Captivate provides support of HTML5 along with features such as motion paths, scripting, high effects, and others, thereby creating e-courses compatible with mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. ? The storyline also designs Flash and HTML5 – based courses, compatible with mobile platforms (both Android and iOS).

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

If you would like to take a closer look at other APIs and their associated mashups, check the following searchable API/mashup repositories: • ProgrammableWeb: [link]. • APIHub: [link]. HTML5. HTML5 is a new version of the Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) from the Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

To combat “boring” eLearning experiences, programs like Adobe Flash and Director came on the scene with an animated bang (anyone else remember the bird crash vector animation from the early Flash demos?) eLearning created with these tools became engaging again, and though these applications did not require the kind of command-line coding expertise that TenCORE did, Actionscript (for Flash ) and Lingo (for Director ) could not be described as “simple” to use.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. Again, the iPad runs only with HTML5, not Flash 10.1. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1, but they offer HTML5 too. What browsers did they test on, because the current browsers available and the beta and new versions being released – are different in a few ways, especially when it comes to HTML5.

5 Trends to Watch 4 n 2011

eLearning 24-7

Any company/firm/org/association/etc. HTML5 & Rapid Content Authoring Tools. With the exception of some custom courseware shops, Dreamweaver and you need the HTML5 expansion pack or perhaps a few open source content authoring tools – and you would have to create the code, no other RCAT offers the capability to build courses in 100% HTML5. The iPad2 is going to be released in 2011 and accepts HTMl5, iPad accepts only HTML5.

TOP 11 DISRUPTIVE E-LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES FOR 2013

Learnnovators

If you would like to take a closer look at other APIs and their associated mashups, check the following searchable API/mashup repositories: • ProgrammableWeb: [link]. HTML5. HTML5 is a new version of the Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) from the Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group (WHATWG) and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). are already HTML5 compatible to a great extend while many others are working hard to provide true compatibility.

mLearning: The Time is Now

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

From the T+D article: "We were surprised at the slower pace of adoption," says Janet Clarey, senior analyst for Bersin & Associates. In what may be another boon for mLearning, last week Google released a beta tool called Swiffy , a free Flash to HTML5 converter. However, I do think Swiffy will evolve and it won't be long before more elaborate Flash content (such as SWFs created with Captivate) will be easily converted to HTML5.

The Future of Streaming – Get Ahead of the Curve

Abila

For 22 years, everyone who’s connected to the internet has experienced the wonderful functionality of Adobe Flash. Flash has been a dominant force of technology in video and advertisement delivery. This evolved through the years to a degree where major browsers announced they would no longer support the Flash platform. . When browsers started to ban Flash, internet video possibilities began to screech to a halt, unless … a great replacement became available. .

Extended Enterprise and Your Learning Management System

Absorb LMS

This has been most evident in our industry’s quick response to the demise of Flash at the beginning of the decade; where LMS innovation had previously been associated with a glacial pace, cloud computing and the new reality of mobile interfaces written in HTML5, saw a change in attitude to how more responsive road maps and faster development cycles were being perceived by LMS vendors.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. Again, the iPad runs with HTML5, not Flash nor Java. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1 and Java, but they offer HTML5 too. However, if you tested them in Avant, an alternative browser used by many people, they were not – yet Avant used Flash and Java. Same issue occurred with Opera – used Flash and Java.

Extended Enterprise and Your Learning Management System

Absorb LMS

This has been most evident in our industry’s quick response to the demise of Flash at the beginning of the decade; where LMS innovation had previously been associated with a glacial pace, cloud computing and the new reality of mobile interfaces written in HTML5, saw a change in attitude to how more responsive road maps and faster development cycles were being perceived by LMS vendors.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

In many cases, though, Tablet Learning is considered a form of mLearning, and there is often a degree of hesitation to make the switch, perhaps brought on by typical myths associated with Mobile Learning. Flash animations can be published as videos and imported in the HTML/Lectora framework. This method allows the previously developed Flash animations to be reutilized, leading to sizeable cost-savings.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Mobile learning was once a huge challenge in online learning because our industry was strongly committed to Flash, especially for SCORM packages. When both iOS and Android devices announced that they would not support Flash, we were left holding huge libraries of Flash-based SCORM packages that will never even be accessible on most smartphones and tablets, much less mobile-optimized.

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions

ATD Learning Technologies

What is HTML5 and why is it significant for e-learning? Consequently, many web authors and e-learning developers turned to Flash for that type of content. HTML5 enables much more robust multimedia and interactions. As the HTML5 standard was being finalized, Apple’s iPad, which does not play Flash content, became wildly popular. Many of the popular e-learning authoring tools output both to Flash and HTML5.

eLearning Basics: Can You Make Your Own eLearning Courses?

Convergence Training

This will probably be SCORM or xAPI and it will include HTML5 (read our article about the upcoming end of Flash). In our ongoing “eLearning Basics” series of articles, we’re going to address the question of where you can get elearning courses from. And, in particular, we’re going to explain that you CAN make your own elearning courses and explain how.

Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison of 7 Major Authoring Tools

gomo learning

Launched in 2014, Gomo was one of the first tools created to move eLearning authoring towards responsive HTML5 content authored and delivered in the cloud. Then there’s the Adobe of Adobe Flash fame, regarded as a creator of once-innovative then bloated standards that linger a little past their sell-by date. It is HTML5 compatible, but this can be buggy considering everything was programmed with Flash in mind. Cloud-based, responsive HTML5 authoring platform.