Audio playing in wrong slide

Adobe Captivate

After it was uploaded I viewed the file live from my website through Firefox and it worked perfectly. The post Audio playing in wrong slide appeared first on eLearning. Audio Media Question "Elearning authoring tools" audio media questionHi All. I have created a demo of my training package as an HTML5 file for publishing on a website. I have linked sound files throughout the demo to play when the relevant text is displayed.

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Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Cross Platform / Browser Compatibility – Every browser has its own rendering mechanism so an application developed for iPad Safari is not guaranteed to work well in other browsers like IE, Firefox or Chrome. Audio/Video Support – HTML5 has added new video and audio tags that can play video/audio in a browser without a plugin but it doesn’t officially support any video or audio format.


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The problem with running audio and/or video on the first slide in Chrome

Adobe Captivate

In addition, I have audio on the slide. When published to HTML5, it works well in the latest versions of IE, Edge, and Firefox (in Windows) but in Chrome, the video doesn’t start nor does the audio. In short, it’s responding to users who complain that they dislike having videos and/or audio blast through their speakers the moment they go to a website. Clicking that counts as user interaction so then video and audio start normally.

Aggregator and Audio

Adobe Captivate

This issue is prominently seen in Firefox browser, although it occurs in Internet explorer some times. Some Cp4 users have reported that when the Aggregator starts playing content movies- in certain scenarios sound from subsequent movies in the aggregator plays for a fraction of a second while the first movie is still playing. There is an easy workaround for this issue: Tags: Under the hood

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Audio grilled. a radio star

Learning with e's

Encouraging children to share the content they find on the Web through their favourite social networking sites, working outside on wireless connections and capitalising on the audio and visual capabilities of digital technologies were all things parents could focus on to support their kid's homework, I told the radio interviewers.

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Updates On HTML5 From Google I/O

Upside Learning

In one of my earlier post I have mentioned that HTML5 specifications lack in defining the audio/video format so different browsers support different video [Ogg Theora and H.264] formats making HTML5 development time consuming. This new format may just become a de-facto audio/video delivery standard in the future as the web browsers like Firefox, Opera and Chrome have already confirmed supporting this format.

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HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

It makes HTML more powerful by adding new elements like video and audio. Video & Audio – You can play video or audio in HTML 5 WITHOUT any plug-in required (like Flash or Silverlight], simply by using the new audio and video markup tags. The Mozilla Foundation has already implemented the open source Ogg Theora and Ogg Vorbis codecs for video in the beta of Firefox 3.5

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A new generation of tools for meeting and networking online

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

When you are close to a person or group your videos and audios will work. Personally, I was not able to try Topia because I had to set a hardware configuration in my Chrome browser and Firefox is not supported.

Things to Consider Before Investing in eLearning Development Tools

Hurix Digital

Which video elements will help you effectively narrate the story – audio/simulations/animations/graphics? Select a tool that outputs online course modules in file formats that can be read across all major Internet browsers such as Chrome, Firefox, Edge etc., For example, some content developers may require gamification and animations while for others storytelling using graphics/audio/video/spreadsheets files would suffice. Overview.

Screencast of the Week - Ian Ozsvald and ProCasts

TechSmith Camtasia

The audio quality is great on this screencast which is important as viewers are generally intolerant of poor audio. The background audio music was a great touch and added polish to the screencast. The video was recorded with Camtasia Studio 5 and audio recorded using his sE2200a mic in Audacity. Ian mentioned "We went with the screencast-in-monitor effect to give some context to not-so-computer-literate users who might be installing their first plugin for Firefox."

Smokescreen – The Future Of Flash Player?

Upside Learning

Primarily, it reads the binary SWF file and renders its animation and audio content to standard web compliant format. The Smokescreen project demos are available at this the smokescreen’s website , these demos will work on the HTML5 compatible browsers Firefox 3.6, Smokescreen project is an effort to bring Flash player to the iPhone/iPad without installing the Flash plug-in. It’s an open source project implemented in HTML5 and JavaScript.

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

VIDEO, AUDIO & IMAGE TOOLS. Audio. 35- Google Chrome 65- Firefox and addons. It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates. 1 – In response to a number of requests I’m now collating the blogs of those who are taking part as an update on the introductory blog post - so that the posts can be shared more widely.

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The Importance of Flash to HTML5 Conversion and Why You Need It

Dynamic Pixel

Since HTML5 supports these platforms, it is used for designing and creating the content and appearance of e-learning webpages in well-known browsers such as Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera, and IE.

Legacy eLearning


Even desktop browsers such as Firefox block Flash content by default and users may struggle to keep Flash up to date. Here, they review the legacy content, and decide if a chunk of information can be transformed directly into an interactive experience for learners, and whether or not a video or audio recording can take the place of bullet points.

Adobe Captivate & eLearning: Screen Reader Best Practices

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

They also include at least two different internet browser options, usually Internet Explorer and Firefox. Ensure that the screen reader is not attempting to "talk over" places in your project where you have inserted separate audio. by Kevin Siegel. Last week I wrote about some Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning. I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers.

6 Tools for Designers to Create Truly Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

More importantly, it is this online sphere that can help transcend barriers to audio, visual and print media, ensuring accessibility for all. Firefox Accessibility Extension.

PowerPoint Converter: FAQs and Tutorial

DigitalChalk eLearning

Q: Can I use embedded audio/video? If the audio or video file that is included in the PowerPoint is also supported by HTML5, then it will work. However, not all browsers have the same support for HTML5 video and audio. For example, MP4/H.264 encoded video works in Chrome, IE, and Safari, and Firefox on Windows, but it does NOT work on Firefox on Mac. Our newest element is a game changer.

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Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Working with Screen Readers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

They also include at least two different internet browser options, usually Internet Explorer and Firefox.   Ensure that the screen reader is not attempting to "talk over" places in your project where you have inserted separate audio. by Kevin Siegel    Last week I wrote about some  Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning. I'd like to follow up that article with information about screen readers.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

How do these sound for capabilities: running video and audio of the lecture and a transcript of the lecture which scrolls with the lecture and underlines words in the lecture as theyre spoken. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor | Main | GDC Update 1: Geez My Hotel Room is Small!

How to Convert Flash-Based Websites to HTML5 Right Now!

Hurix Digital

Further, some of the most popular internet browsers such as Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox have blocked Adobe Flash technology for speed and security reasons. Content in the HTML5 websites, including videos, audios, animations, etc.

Three HTML5 commands (TAG) that can help you to improve Captivate project performance.

Adobe Captivate

As Captivate is mainly for creating eLearning type of things, the majority of the Captivate project contains heavy assets like Video, Audio, animation and what not. Different content types that can be preloaded are as follows: audio: Audio file. Firefox : Disabled by default behind the network.preload flag. Also, due to, HTML5 has become the de facto standard for delivering any project output, chances are there that our project may perform slower.

EdCast vs Degreed vs Fuse – The Analysis

eLearning 24-7

AI in system can scan documents, courses, content, audio and video files and produce text results in a transcript or similar items. IE 11, Chrome 71, FireFox 60, Edge – all versions, Safari 12. IE11, Edge 17, Firefox 70, Opera 67, Chrome 77 (Windows 10). Where do you start?

The Online Learning Jargon Buster

Learning Pool

A browser is a software application used to access information on the web suchs as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer and Safari. Micro-learning can be videos, animations, audio files, or e-learning. audio and text at the same time).

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know


In 1996 Macromedia first introduced the Flash Player, developed to play videos, animations, and audio and to support enhanced interactivity in web browsers. There will no longer be updates and support for Flash Player on many browsers including Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, and Firefox. Its support for device-agnostic content and its ability to deliver audio, video, and interactivities over web browsers provides an edge over other technologies.

Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16

CommLab India

All three tools support popular browsers such asInternet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, and Firefox. Audio. We can insert audios in Articulate Storyline and Lectora. Adobe Captivate allows us to import audios in more than 10 ways. Audio Synchronizing. Selecting the right authoring tool for rapid eLearning projects is a process riddled with uncertainty. How will you know which eLearning tool to work with? I have worked on several authoring tools.

A Step by Step Guide to Convert PowerPoint Presentations to E-learning

CommLab India

Start converting your existing PowerPoint presentations used in classroom training sessions to e-learning courses pepping them with animations, audio, interactivities, and assessments. Formulate Instructional, Visual, and Audio Strategies and Decide the Interaction Level. Most of these presentations are devoid of audio and interactivity. Finalize the audio strategy – how much audio is to be used and what the tone and accent of the narrator should be.

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Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5


The movement away from using Flash in both internal and external content by businesses has been slowed by one important factor: This language has been seen as the primary distribution method for rich multimedia such as audio and video. Viewers respond well to messages conveyed through more than text and static images, and a well-placed video clip or audio file can transform an informational document, giving it a compelling new purpose and improving its appeal.

How to Solve PowerPoint’s 3 Biggest Problems With Presentations


How do I add a background audio track to my PowerPoint? Embedding using FireFox & Video Downloader – no internet required. Note: Installing FireFox (a web browser) have you spooked? How do I add a background audio track to my PowerPoint? Like video, audio files in PowerPoint can be linked OR embedded. Being a PowerPoint geek can be a blessing and a curse.


Clark Quinn

The latter first: I finally ‘graduated’ from TwitterFox (a plugin for Firefox , and a great way to start Twittering) to TweetDeck, an AIR application. It’s more sophisticated, but then it’s another application I’m running in parallel (what with iChat , Adium , and Skype all running, and now TweetDeck , Mail , and Firefox, before I’m working in any apps, I’ve got a lot of RAM and CPU cycles being sucked up.

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Basic tools for e-learning students


We suggest that they use one of the so-called “evergreen” browsers (like Chrome and Firefox), the industry name for the browsers that are constantly auto-updated to the newer version as opposed to those whose releases are tied to OS update cycles (like IE and Safari). A headphones and microphone combo, a headset complements the webcam, and allows your students to listen and speak in video/audio teleconferences without interfere and feedback from their speakers.

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Open source in corporate learning – The need to take it seriously.

Learning Cafe

There is a whole range of open source applications that you can use including browsers e.g. Firefox (link) and alternates to Microsoft Office such as OpenOffice. Audacity is an audio editor you can edit, fine tune and change audio recordings. For most of us there is very little reason to choose a proprietary software over Audacity for audio. The world of learning has been buffeted by the GFC and its after effects. Almost all forms of learning have been impacted.

10 On Demand Training Tools

Ed App

Browser compatibility – On-demand courses can be accessed in any modern browser, such as Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Internet Explorer 11+. Raptivity is a cloud-based tool which means that it works from desktops, laptops, and iPad with Firefox, Chrome, IE Edge, and Safari browsers.

Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List

Tony Karrer

4 Simple Tips for Recording High-Quality Audio , June 2, 2009 Does Google Wave Mean the End of the LMS? eLearning Learning Hot List - May 29, 2009 to June 5, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it?

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

CommLab India

Make the best use of audio in your online course – you can record, import, and edit audio, in a hassle-free manner. You can also ensure consistency in audio volume, across slides and interactivities. JAWS 16 or later with Internet Explorer 10 or later, Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version), is supported by courses published to the HTML5 format, while JAWS 16 or later with Internet Explorer 11 or later is supported for Flash-based output.

Online Training Delivery Advice for Guaranteed Teaching Success


Back up contact information for the instructor in case the conference/audio in the classroom fails. For example, do students need access to Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox? Don’t forget the importance of an introduction. At the beginning of every course, assume this is your students’ first time using an online training platform, such as ReadyTech’s Instructor-Led Training or Self-Paced Training Solutions.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Guides exist that show how to apply WCAG to elearning , and to PDFs , and other aspects of online training like video, audio, and social media. Does the authoring tool enable the developers to create elearning that meets accessibility success criteria (set headings, adjust the tab order, hide elements from accessibility tools, add video captions, add audio description)? Can captions be added to audio-only content? Can audio be added to read text-only elements of videos?

Apple missing the small picture

Clark Quinn

video and audio formats are playable). I hardly miss it on my browser (I have a Firefox extension that blocks it unless I explicitly open them, and I rarely use it; and I browse a lot )! I’ve previously discussed the fight between Apple and Adobe about Flash (e.g. here ), but I had a realization that I think is important.

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Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

2015 – We’re rolling out 4 industry leading features for you


WebRTC Audio. Users of Chrome and FireFox browsers will benefit from high-quality, low-latency WebRTC audio. Users of other browsers will seamlessly use Flash-based audio.). This new year ScholarLMS brings to you exciting new features and tools! And while we will explain the finer details of all these features in our subsequent posts, here is a brief overview: Comprehensive eCommerce integration, not just to sell your courses but also to automate processes.

Extend eFront with modules for fun and profit


In the software world we call extensible programs “modular”, and their distinct units of functionality “modules” When those modules are installed separately and after the installation of the basic software, they are also called “plug-ins” and “add-ons” (think of browser add-ons/plug-ins, from the Flash Player and IE toolbars to the rich Firefox add-on ecosystem).