Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

In 2017, Adobe made a formal announcement stating that from 2020 the company would no longer support Flash. These Flash files could be viewed on browsers using a Flash player, and on the PC using some third-party applications. Following the announcement by Adobe, major browsers including Google and Microsoft followed suit and announced that they would disable the plug-in in their browsers by early next year, thus, bringing down the curtains on Flash.

How to Convert your Content from Flash to HTML5?

Hurix Digital

In 2017, Adobe had made a formal announcement stating that by 2020, the company would no longer support the flash player plug-in. Google and Microsoft too have announced their intention to disable the plug-in in their browsers by early next year, thus bringing the curtains down for Flash. What exactly is Flash? Flash is a multimedia software by Adobe, which is used to produce animations, desktop applications, and mobile games and applications. What is HTML5?

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The 7 most important LMS features to support Synchronous Learning

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This type of e-learning, in which students and teachers interact at the same time, is called “synchronous” in the relevant jargon. ?n n this blog post we’ll describe some essential LMS features to support synchronous learning. When working with synchronous e-learning you need to keep your students “on the same page”, as the saying goes. This can be either built-in to the browser through HTML5 technologies, or through the Adobe Flash plugin.

A guide to HTML5 elearning authoring tools

Elucidat

You’ve probably heard: Flash is dead! In its wake, HTML5 authoring has become the industry standard for L&D teams looking to produce modern, interactive and multi-device elearning. With the range of HTML5 authoring tools available on the market, how do you decide which one is right for your team? First off, what exactly is HTML5 authoring? HTML5 is today’s standardised language for structuring and presenting content on the web.

Adobe Captivate: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

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Note: To access Flash files using a screen reader, users must have Flash Player 9 or later installed. For users with hearing impairment, add text equivalents for audio elements. For example, when delivering narrative audio, it is important to provide captions at the same time. One option is to place a transparent caption in a fixed location on slides, then synchronize the text with the audio using the Timeline. by Kevin Siegel.

Captioning

CourseArc

Captions allow the content of web audio and video to be accessible to those who do not have access to audio. Though captioning is primarily intended for those who cannot hear the audio, it has also been found to help those that can hear audio content, those who may not be fluent in the language in which the audio is presented, those for whom the language spoken is not their primary language, etc.

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PowerPoint Add-ins – Develop E-learning Courses Rapidly

CommLab India

Its features include: Audio narration. The audio recording feature is so amazing that you can record audio and simultaneously synchronize it with onscreen text. Courses can be published to formats such as Flash, HTML, PDF, or CD-ROM. You can also record videos using a webcam to embed them into the presentations, and create your own audio narrations. The presentation can be published to different formats such as HTML5 or Video.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

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With Storyline’s extraordinary multimedia support , developers can add Flash interactions, import video (in all popular formats), import audio or record it right in Storyline.—without Images and text can be synchronized with audio or video to create a ‘WOW’ effect. Finally, Storyline can publish e-content to Flash, HTML5 as well as iOS, using the Articulate Mobile Player app. The software can publish a course in Flash and HTML.

3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of e-learning development software. Flash fails to meet this requirement as it is incompatible with most of these mobile devices and modern browsers. Another disadvantage of Flash is that it takes a long time (several weeks and even months) to develop online courses. Without making it too complicated, I’ll only focus on their capabilities such as support for simulations , animations , audio/video , and mobile support.

5 Recommended Rapid E-learning Authoring Tools for Amazing Animations

CommLab India

Add text, images, audio, and then add custom interactions with the Interaction Builder. You can show a process flow, by moving images, or synchronize bullet points to appear with a page narration by using the Synchronize Events option. You can easily add synchronized audio, zoom, pan, and transition effects to produce a professional video tutorial.

What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? What is the Best eLearning Authoring Software?

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Whereas the Digital Content can be anything from text, image, graphic, audio, and animation to videos. Afterwards, also bring it to your notice that there are many software solutions and tools that can be considered as authoring tools, for example, Flash, MS Word, and PowerPoint. Highlights : HTML5 : HTML5 for seamless video streaming and mobile-friendly course design. HTML5 encourages a consistent video content streaming experience on any device screen or orientation.

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

CommLab India

A consolidated narration window that can be used to record narration, synchronize animations, and include annotations, without interrupting the e-learning development workflow. 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. The language of Flash and HTML5-based courses can be identified by screen readers.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

elearning animgallery - from e-doceo, provides a simple version but also offer more robust features including avatars, adjustment parameters, functions interpolation movements, the effects of camera to give depth, movement of avatars, plus it comes with 5,000 media objects including flash animations, videos isolated, sounds, voice-overs, illustrations (2D and 3D), characters, mascots, interiors and exteriors, objects. Embed audio, images and Flash objects. Output to HTML5.

Too Little Time to Develop E-learning? Go for Rapid Development!

CommLab India

To understand this, let’s look at the workflow of a typical rapid development process : Day 1 : Client provides the inputs and source materials, often called the Storyboard(along with detailed notes to developers), and audio recordings and animations to the project manager. Day 3-6 :The development team works on the graphics, animations, and synchronizes audio files with the course content, using the storyboard as the blueprint.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

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Blended learning: The combination of traditional face-to-face (or synchronous) learning methods and technology-based online learning (asynchronous) methods. Compliance learning content usually includes online text, audio and videos elements, with a corresponding risk assessment. Flash: Adobe Flash technology has supported the delivery of multimedia content for nearly twenty years. HTML5 enables video and audio content to render directly in the browser.

Authoring Tools- The DevLearn Experience

eLearning 24-7

These were not characters that rarely moved, rather you could position them all over the screen, place them in the background and even record audio as part of the output. Not only was it doing the new “avatar” experience, similar to Storyline, but when you recorded your audio, they claimed it would synch up to the character’s lips – that is right, real synchronization. . Simply put, one vendor has over 200 Flash-based templates in their product.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Flash. Adobe Flash technology has supported the delivery of multimedia content for nearly twenty years. Three popular eLearning formats rely on Flash technology: SCORM, xAPI (Tin Can), and video. That’s one reason why the decline of Flash technology, which Adobe will cease to support in 2020, is a concern for anyone working in the eLearning industry. HTML5. HTML5 technology provides many tools to fill the gap left by the decline of Flash.

Interactivity in Software Tutorials?

Adobe Captivate

Replacing a draft audio file in a Video Demo can be a pain, but for software sims it is much easier to split the recording of the video part and the recording of the slide audio clips. Those are SWF-based but will be converted to MP4 when publishing to HTML5. Audio clips can be added and synchronized later on, need not to be done during the ‘video’ part of the capture. Intro.

20 Frequently Asked Questions About E-learning Rapid Authoring Tools

CommLab India

What is the ideal tool to recreate existing Flash-based courses? Answer: Articulate Storyline is the ideal tool to convert your Flash-based online courses to the HTML5 format, if you do not want a responsive output. Using this tool, you can edit the recordings of your live webinars, remove disturbances and errors, if any, synchronize it, and publish to HTML5. Which tool has the feature of a library to store audio and video files?

How to Make BYOD Work

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•Secure file synchronization services are in place. “When the iPhone first came out, Flash vendors got nervous, but once the iPhone had that huge adoption curve, especially in corporations, there was no question. Flash wasn’t going to do it for you.” ” Adobe underlined the Flash risk when it withdrew its mobile version. • Adopt standards such as HTML5, MPEG-3 and 4 and PDF to keep content independent of platform.

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Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

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Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash - eLearning Technology , May 6, 2010 Earlier this year I questioned why there was Still No Flash on the iPhone and iPad. It’s become quite clear that Apple (Steve Jobs) is going to block putting Flash on these platforms. Today the big news is Scribd Switches to HTML5; Adobe To Make Tools for HTML5. I’ve included an outline of my lesson plan for the introductory synchronous session and would love your feedback.

What Tools Should We Learn?

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3, Interactions/Animations/Games I don’t want to get into the Flash debate here but let’s face it; the.swf output file is here to stay for a long time. You can sit around and wait for who wins the HTML5 argument or you can learn Flash. Other than HTML, at a minimum I recommend learning XML, basic JavaScript (Web) and basic ActionScript (Flash). Audio/Video Not all eLearning has Audio and/or Video, but you may end up on a project one day that requires it.