PowerPoint: Playing Audio Sequentially. and Automatically

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Last week I covered how to play multiple audio tracks at the same time. That wasn't so hard, but what can get a bit complicated is playing multiple audio tracks sequentially. Select the Audio Tools Playback tab.  " PowerPointby AJ George.

PowerPoint 2010: Working with Audio

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Adding audio to a PowerPoint 2010 slide is simple. All you need to do is choose Insert > Audio and then open the audio clip. However,  However, when it comes to adjusting the audio, the option you might be looking for can be difficult to find.      In a perfect world, you would be able to make adjustments to an audio clip by either right-clicking a slide's sound icon, or by using the Audio Tools.

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PowerPoint: Playing Multiple Audio Files

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  A couple of weeks ago I discussed some points for working with Audio in PowerPoint ; today, a bit of elaboration. What if you want to play two audio files automatically at the same time (say, for example, you want a song to play but you also want a recorded narration to play simultaneously)? Insert both audio clips onto the desired slide ( Insert > Audio ).  " PowerPointby AJ George.

Adobe Captivate: Replacing PowerPoint Slides But Keeping the Audio

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The developer had imported a 60-slide PowerPoint presentation into Captivate and then added audio to each of the Filmstrip slides. Just as he was about to Publish his finished project, he was told to use a different PowerPoint presentation.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

being provided through primitive PowerPoint. audio elements, including your voice. provide processing on video and audio content. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

PowerPoint 2010: Audio Won't Trim? Compress It!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Have you ever been frustrated by an inability to trim audio in PowerPoint? Let's say you followed my instructions on how to play two songs sequentially in your PowerPoint presentation. However, even though you trimmed the first audio file down to 15 seconds, it kept playing, running into the second track. Or maybe you've experienced this: You trim an audio track so that it starts 15 seconds into the track and then set it to play across the slides.

How to Compress a PowerPoint Presentation

iSpring Solutions

Audio, video, and pictures add interactivity to your presentations, but they also add a lot of weight, which makes it… Read More. Instructional Design iSpring Suite PowerPoint Tips

ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We received the following distress email a few days ago:   I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I'm in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint.   I have a PowerPoint (presentation) I created with voice recording. The PowerPoint imports just like the books says and the hyperlinks work. However, the audio is not coming working. How do I get the audio in PowerPoint to work in Captivate? 

Microsoft PowerPoint: Embedding Fonts

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ Walther    If you are sending your PowerPoint presentation off to be viewed on another system that is not yours, you may be concerned that this other system won't have the same fonts. Click the OK button to close the PowerPoint Options dialog box.

PowerPoint Animation loss after adding audio

Adobe Captivate

Using Captivate 2017 – I imported a PowerPoint with Animations, and now have added audio voice-over, but when I publish the project as HTML5 – for some reason I’m losing the PowerPoint animations. Why would audio have effected this? The post PowerPoint Animation loss after adding audio appeared first on eLearning.

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ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

We received the following distress email a few days ago: I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I’m in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint. I have a PowerPoint (presentation) I created with voice recording. However, the audio is not coming working.

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Awesome little PowerPoint tip

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

If you’re a regular/power user of PowerPoint you’ll have learned a number of shortcuts and tips to help you get the most out of it. Here’s a tip I’ve learned about stripping the audio out of the PPT file … from here: Save the PowerPoint file as a PPTX file.

Recording Audio with Adobe Presenter

Integrated Learnings

Using audio narration in eLearning courses has been debated from both sides – some people feel that it is an enhancement that assists the learner in completing the course, while others argue that it can be distracting. Why use Adobe Presenter for Audio Narration? By Dean Hawkinson.

Accessories for Recording Audio Narration

Rapid eLearning

In a previous post, we explored some inexpensive microphones for recording audio narration. There are other accessories that help put the microphone in the correct position and offer other assistance for recording the best quality audio. It helps control placement of the audio.

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Webinar: 6 Tips For Moving Your PowerPoint Project to Captivate

eLearning Brothers

There are many reasons why you might want to move a PowerPoint project into Captivate. This past week, I invited Taylor Ehlert, our resident PowerPoint Evangelist to join me in a webinar highlighting six tips you should follow if you plan to move your PowerPoint projects into Captivate.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Extract Audio & Images from a Presentation, Part II

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Last week I showed you an easy way to extract audio and image files from a presentation. The problem with that method is that it only works on files created in PowerPoint 2007 or 2010. This week I will show you an alternate way to do this in both PowerPoint 2007 and 2010.

My Favorite Microphones for Recording Audio Narration

Rapid eLearning

While I’ve covered audio recording tips and tricks in the past, one of the most frequent questions I’m still asked is about microphones. I’ll have to admit, I’m no audio pro and I’m also a bit less dogmatic about audio quality than some elearning developers.

eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Audio, Text, or Both?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Some of the courses I’ve taken were clearly PowerPoint presentations and designed to be eLearning. Should there be voiceover audio combined with text and images? In fact, the study says that most people learn best with a combination of audio and visual. by Kelly Barett, COTP.

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Review: PowerPoint for Android

BrightCarbon

PowerPoint for Android is a version of PowerPoint you can use on your mobile device on the go to create, edit and present. Or is it a poor replacement for the full-fat version of PowerPoint we know and love? Creating and editing presentations with PowerPoint for Android.

How to Transcribe Text into PowerPoint & E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

Grabbing the media like images, video, and audio is usually not as challenging. Use PowerPoint to Transcribe Text for HTML5 E-Learning. The new version of PowerPoint has a dictate feature. PowerPoint transcribes the text and adds it to the slide.

Converting my PowerPoint to eLearning

Adobe Captivate

The post Converting my PowerPoint to eLearning appeared first on eLearning. Adobe Captivate Get Started Testimonial add_audio html import powerpoint MS PowerPoint portfolio testimonialI will be ending my Masters in eLearning Design and Development this September and I realised that I have nothing to show the world that I can build eLearning training programmes (let me add that I’m not a guru like Paul Wilson ).

PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook. Sadly, the answer is no, at least not from within PowerPoint.   Close PowerPoint. " PowerPoint

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Here’s a Simple Fix When the Microphone Audio is Too Low

Rapid eLearning

If you find that you’re microphone audio levels are too low, here are some tips that may help. With that comes the quest to find decent quality audio. However, the audio is a bit thin and sounds like I’m Lionel Richie on a phone, checking to see who’s home.

PowerPoint: My New Favorite (Free!) Video Converter

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I have written a few articles on how to get online videos (like YouTube) into PowerPoint presentations (links below).   PowerPoint 2007 (with internet).    PowerPoint 2007 (without internet).   PowerPoint 2008 for the Mac. " PowerPoin

Adobe Captivate 6: High Fidelity PowerPoint Imports

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel    Have you, or a Subject Matter Expert, created a presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint? And are you bummed because all of that great PowerPoint content is basically going to have to be redone in Captivate? Don't  Don't throw those PowerPoint presentations away. You can import PowerPoint presentations into an existing Captivate project, or create a new Captivate project that uses the PowerPoint slides.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Extract Audio & Images from a Presentation

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

As an eLearning developer, sometimes you're given a completed PowerPoint project and told to "fix it" or you need to use it in another program (such as Captivate). Often the presentation is given to you as a.ppt or.pptx file and does not have separate audio or image files.

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Free Conversational Scenario Template for PowerPoint

eLearning Brothers

Try out this free Conversational Scenario template , a nine page scenario PowerPoint file. Add your own audio, replace the cutout people or import this scenario into other authoring tools. Video Tutorial: PowerPoint Conversational Scenario Template. Free templates are awesome!

Two Apps to Help Manage Your PowerPoint & E-Learning Media Assets

Rapid eLearning

When I’ve completed PowerPoint presentations or e-learning courses, I like to save all of the media assets I used in the presentations and courses and put them in a single location. Media Library filters by images, characters, audio, and video. Both PowerPoint (.pptx)

Help! What software tool should I use to record audio?

360 Training

Audio can add a great deal to the quality of your course. Many devices and industry-standard elearning tools offer simple and effective software for recording audio. Bottom line, for use in the 360training authoring system, you need a tool that will export your audio file in MP3 format.

Adobe Presenter Video Express: Synchronizing Voiceover Audio with Slide Builds

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Jennie Ruby  Suppose you have hired voiceover talent to record the audio for your Adobe Presenter project. The script is organized by which slide in your PowerPoint presentation each audio segment belongs to. Now, as the pre-recorded audio plays, the slide just sits there, and the animation is never activated. In Adobe Presenter, you can synchronize slide animation with the imported audio in just a few mouse clicks.

PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” The two presentation programs share many of the same features, such as the ability to include text, images, audio, and video.

Which is a Better Storyboarding Tool: MS Word or MS PowerPoint?

G-Cube

Storyboarding can be done using a plethora of tools and the two majorly used are Microsoft Word and Microsoft PowerPoint. Microsoft PowerPoint. MS PowerPoint is currently one of the most used tools for storyboarding in the modern world. PowerPoint is suggested when: ?

Adobe Captivate: Export and Share Audio and Images

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I had a PowerPoint developer ask to use one of the audio clips in my Captivate project in his PowerPoint presentation. Next, I right-clicked the audio clip and chose  Export. 

PowerPoint Presentation import into Captivate Responsive projects!

Adobe Captivate

The 2019 release of Adobe Captivate supports importing of PowerPoint presentations into a Responsive project. You can import and edit Microsoft PowerPoint presentations in a Responsive project. To import a PowerPoint presentation: 1. Import PowerPoint dialog.

PowerPoint 2007: Adding Voiceover Narration to Presentations Converted to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Last week I detailed how to turn a PowerPoint 2007 presentation into a movie that could be uploaded to popular video sharing sites like YouTube.  Follow the instructions from last week to create a movie from your PowerPoint presentation with audio and save your movie as a.wmv file.

eLearning: When Should You Record Your Voiceover Audio?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel      Adding voiceover audio to eLearning enhances the learner experience. And before you spend thousands of dollars hiring voiceover talent to record your audio, you should know: your voice is fine (nobody likes their own voice so trust me on this, yours will do nicely). I've found that the voiceover audio does not have to be highly produced to be effective.   But when should you record your audio?

Storyboarding in Adobe Captivate (2017 or Draft App) vs. Microsoft PowerPoint

Adobe Captivate

Storyboarding in Adobe Captivate (2017 or Draft App) vs. Microsoft PowerPoint. However, it is still amazing that so many Adobe Captive users choose to storyboard their content in Microsoft PowerPoint. Then import the PowerPoint presentation into Adobe Captivate.