Custom Lectora Video Controls

Integrated Learnings

Video can be an engaging enhancement to an eLearning course built with Lectora. Fortunately, Lectora offers another way to control video playback. Fortunately, we can recreate these symbols with Lectora’s button wizard using Webdings. By Joseph Suarez.

Create a Little Magic with Lectora 12 Themes

eLearning Brothers

The built-in themes of Lectora 12 can provide it! Choosing one places all the associated assets into the title. Tell us about any Lectora magic tricks that you have worked in the comments below! Want a little magic for your courses?

Lectora Tip: Do You Need to Make Background Changes?

eLearning Brothers

You know how to update backgrounds in Lectora, don’t you? Use the Browse My Media to open Lectora’s Media Library. Or select an image that is already associated with the course. Don’t forget come back and check out future Lectora Tips! Guest blog post by Jennifer Valley.

Using Lectora to Sync Audio

Integrated Learnings

This concept is a little different when using Lectora to sync audio. Lectora allows developers to set events that occur at flagged times within audio. Audio timings are set with the Lectora audio editor. This editor is built into Lectora. Associate Actions with Events.

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The Case of the Persistent Variables: a Lectora Mystery

eLearning Brothers

It was a chess game built only in Lectora. Right… the chess set, built only in Lectora, rebuilds the last position on revisit of the page.). Lectora doesn’t have a way to dynamically target an object, and building a separate action for each of the pieces.

Saving Time with Lectora Text Styles

Integrated Learnings

One helpful feature of Lectora that is often neglected is “Text Styles.” Just keep in mind that once a selection of text is associated with a Text Style, it will automatically update if the style changes. Other Lectora developers will only see their own styles. By Joseph Suarez.

Lectora Basics: About Question Variables

Trivantis

Quite often, we get questions from our Lectora® users wondering how they can provide some kind of customized behavior based on a learner’s response to a question, such as showing a checkmark or an X next to each option of a drag and drop or matching question. Blog How-to Lectora Basics

Math the Lectora Way

Integrated Learnings

Lectora has some basic math functionality you can use to add, subtract, multiply, and divide variables. For now, we'll stick with what Lectora has built in. You should be familar with Lectora. Create a page in Lectora. Name the associated variable "Years" also.

Know All about Lectora Inspire 16

CommLab India

Then Lectora Inspire 16 is the Answer. Responsive e-learning has made Lectora a favorite of the learning technology community. You can transform text-heavy content into meaningful learning experiences with Lectora Inspire. Benefits and limitations of Lectora 16.

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? What are the basic elements an LMS for Associations must have to deliver effective, engaging member education and certification programs, while also simplifying the delivery of learning for administrators?

Reusing Content with Library Objects in Lectora and Lectora Online

Trivantis

Here on the product team for Lectora® e-Learning software, we often hear questions like this: “I have a really great interaction that I created, and I need to use it in another title. Library Objects in Lectora desktop (Version 11 and higher). Library Objects in Lectora Online 2.0.

5 E-learning Samples Developed in Lectora Inspire

CommLab India

When e-learning developers want to convert text-heavy courses to the e-learning format, they look to Lectora Inspire. Lectora enables you to create simple, interactive elements even if you have no knowledge of Flash. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

Lectora Advanced: Creating a Student Notes Feature

Trivantis

Open up Lectora® and follow the easy step-by-step instructions below (or steal from the example files), and your learners will be typing notes and printing them in no time. Lectora Advanced is for developers who want to get more creative with Lectora.

Lectora Basics: How to Use the Resource Manager

Trivantis

In the last blog, we covered the Variable Manager in Lectora®. It is essentially a library of every resource that you’ve imported into or linked to your Lectora title. associated with the AWT file. For Lectora Online users, an image resource will open for editing in Pixlr.

An Overview of What’s New in Lectora Inspire – PART 1

CommLab India

If you are an online learning developer, then chances are, you have pretty much heard of Lectora Inspire – an e-learning development tool which lets you: Transform text-heavy content into meaningful learning experiences. Edit is the default mode in Lectora.

Authoring Tools and Lectora Online Q&A

Trivantis

Recently, Lectora® Online was listed in the “ 5 Top E-learning Content Authoring Tools for Corporate Trainers ” by Software Advice. Q: How does Responsive Course Design™ in Lectora Online fit into today’s mobile world?

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Michael Sheyahshe

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Forum.

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Adam Cain

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Forum.

Q&A: Using the Flexibility of Lectora for Language Learning

Trivantis

Here at Trivantis®, we love hearing and sharing what our customers are doing with Lectora®. Q: How long have you been using Lectora? A: I have been using Lectora for approximately 2 years. Q: What made you choose Lectora? Want to see what you can create with Lectora?

Spotlight on Lectora User Conference Opener Jeremy Gutsche

Trivantis

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How to add attachments to an xAPI course in Lectora: xAPI Party demo

Experience API

Since our customer was already familiar with Lectora, we provided instructions for setting an action in a Lectora course that lets us send our own custom event when we’re finished with the course. Technical steps for sending and receiving attachments in Lectora.

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How to Use Lectora to Create Accessible Courses

Trivantis

Creating accessible courses in Lectora® isn’t hard to do. When you select this option, Lectora will automatically enable certain features in the application that will assist you with meeting Section 508 standards and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Mike Raines & Damian Liska

Trivantis

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Morning Joe and Calculations in Lectora

Learning Developments

How can you use Lectora to convert kilobytes to megabytes? However, the solution in Lectora involves using variables in a creative way so I thought I'd share my thoughts. Accept the defaults but change both the entry name and associated variable name to "kilobytes". Lectora

How Auto-Owners Insurance Made Insurance Training Interactive and Efficient With Lectora

Trivantis

Recently, I had the pleasure of chatting with Andy Lockwood—a Training Coordinator and the Instructional Developer for the Claims Education and Training department—about how he used Lectora® to take training that once took 3 full days to complete and streamline it to only 60 minutes seat time.

Save E-learning Development Time: Use Keyboard Shortcuts in Lectora 16

CommLab India

Most e-learning development teams will agree with me when I say that as the time taken to develop online courses increases, so does the cost associated with it. Lectora divides all commands into different categories.

Downright Sneaky Lectora Tricks Part 5: Creating a MORE SECRET Secret Passageway

Trivantis

In the previous Downright Sneaky Tricks tutorials for Lectora® , you learned how to create devMode , turn it on and off with a hidden button , add an indicator , and give yourself special powers . The action associated with clicking the CANCEL button is to hide the 3 PASSWORD components.

Morning Joe and Calculations in Lectora

Learning Developments

How can you use Lectora to convert kilobytes to megabytes? However, the solution in Lectora involves using variables in a creative way so I thought I'd share my thoughts. Open a new Lectora project (or use an existing one) and add the following items to the page: A text entry field (Add > Object > Form Object > Entry Field). Accept the defaults but change both the entry name and associated variable name to "kilobytes". This is where the logic resides in Lectora.

Using Video in eLearning

Integrated Learnings

Demonstrate right and wrong behavior – A great example of this would be for a retail sales organization where you can show video of a customer interacting with a sales associate. Where to house the video – Software such as Lectora allows you to imbed your videos directly in the course itself. Using the.FLV video format works best with Lectora but you will need to consider your authoring tool and delivery method to determine the best format to use.

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Make Learning Supportive and Available Everywhere

Integrated Learnings

Thoughts on Elliot Masie's Lectora User Conference Keynote. This year's 2011 Lectora user conference provided my first opportunity to hear learning futurist Elliot Masie ( of The Masie Center ) speak live; he didn't disappoint. By Jay Lambert.

Design Activities the Way You Need, Not How LMS Wants

EthosCE

You will be able to import content created with Articulate, Captivate, Lectora. CME Medical AssociationsYou’ve crafted every element of your CME programming to provide your students with the best possible learning experience.

Effective eLearning Design & Development Using Top Rapid Authoring Tools

G-Cube

Top rapid authoring tools help to create effective online courses in a few clicks, thereby saving time and costs associated with workplace training. Lectora. When we talk in the context of training and development, a robust authoring tool helps to create innovative eLearning design.

How to Choose the Best Games for Your e-Learning Courses

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Forum.

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. Lectora Instructional Design Development Tools Technology System Training Navigation Captivate HTML5 LMS Flash eLearning SimulationBy Dean Hawkinson. System simulations, created using software such as Adobe Captivate, serve several purposes when used in eLearning. They are a great way to learn system navigation without using the actual system.

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. Animation-rich course: Here again, one can use Lectora or HTML as a framework.

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Introducing ReviewLink 1.0 for Collaborative e-Learning Review

Trivantis

Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Forum.

The Best of e-Learning in March

Trivantis

Free Lectora Interaction Template. Use this free Lectora interaction template from the eLearning Brothers to help you create an awesome course. Get a sneak peek of some of the great sessions at the 2014 Lectora® User Conference in Los Angeles California, April 1 – 3.