Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Software Simulations Using Adobe Captivate

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Are you finding it difficult to develop applications that teach the use of software effectively and in a timely manner? Or are you trying to develop your own software training? Then, you can develop software simulations that engage your learners with Adobe Captivate easily. This blog is a step-by-step guide for developing software simulations using Adobe Captivate. You can expand or condense the recording window based on your simulation requirement.

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?

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Adobe Captivate 8 Tutorials

Adobe Captivate

Develop any-screen responsive mobile learning without programming. Rapidly author a wide range of mobile-first, responsive eLearning content without programming using an all-new, intuitive UI. Creating a Software Simulation with Adobe Captivate 8. Learn how to create a software simulation in Adobe Captivate 8. Responsive Simulations in Adobe Captivate 8. Learn about Adobe Captivate from Experts.

The Role of Simulations in Higher Education Institutions and Colleges

Hurix Digital

Particularly, in fields like science, technology, engineering, and healthcare, besides theoretical knowledge, familiarizing students with real-life scenarios through simulation can ensure better understanding, greater retention and evoke more interest. What is simulation?

Certificate program for Captivate 4 and other opportunities at DevLearn

Adobe Captivate

Joe Ganci, our advisory board member is conducting a certificate program on ‘ creating outstanding eLearning with Adobe Captivate ’ The session is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov 10th. How to create interactive software simulations. How to create a soft-skills simulation. How to make use of audio and video elements. If you are planning to attend DevLearn next month, there is a great opportunity to brush up your knowledge of Captivate 4.

Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

Should be able to import external Flash SWF as well as audio and video in variety of popular formats. One more feature which is not required in most cases but would be much of help to advanced authors – is some way to extend/customize tool functionality through programming. Related posts: Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning Rapid Authoring – Freeform Vs Template Based Rapid eLearning Through Software Simulations And Screencasts.

dominKnow | ONE vs Articulate 360: an eLearning Authoring Tool Functionality Face-Off

Tesseract Learning

Storyline is desktop software, while Rise is browser-based. While some of the unique capabilities of either solution could be a big win for your authors, there’s one enormous difference between Storyline and dominKnow | ONE’s Claro: how you run the software.

Storyline, Captivate, Lectora – An Evaluation Checklist of 3 Rapid Authoring Tools

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The eLearning Guild has come out with a report that lists the most desired features in rapid e-learning authoring software. Audio Capabilities. Can embed audio files. Can embed audio in interactions. Can record audio. Can perform basic audio editing. Can store audio files in a library. Can export recorded audio to MP3. Can add links to external audio files. Can perform advanced audio editing. Games, Scenarios, and Simulations.

Online ERP End-User Training – The Starter, Main Course, & Dessert

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Like you have a starter, the main course, and a dessert for dinner, ERP end-user training too has a starter for the training program, core training as the main course, and a couple of desserts to end the training. Instead of a bland bulleted list, you can use videos effectively to demonstrate the functions of the software or any concept that needs keen observation. Interactive Screen Simulations For Practice (Main Course). Training Solutions Software Training

3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools

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For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of e-learning development software. Without making it too complicated, I’ll only focus on their capabilities such as support for simulations , animations , audio/video , and mobile support. Simulations: You can seamlessly perform screencasting i.e., capture screens and edit them into simulations.Also, it has the ability to record the screen in your desired dimensions/as per your course.

Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9 & Lectora Inspire 16: The Infinity War

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We looked at each feature such as their ease of use, possibilities in animations, developing software training simulations, built-in interactivities and the ease of customizing them, flexibility of characters, recording and editing audios/videos, creating assessments, and publishing options. Easy-to-develop software simulations. Variables & triggers eliminate the need for programming knowledge. Specializes in creating software simulations.

How Effective are Video-Based Training Courses?

TOPYX LMS

KommiReddy Deepika supplies them in his article Video-Based Learning for Effective Training Programs : “Statistics say that every individual is likely to remember only 10% of textual content, 65% of visual content, but 95% of audio-visual content. With a video platform solution, new hires can quickly access a library of video assets that cover corporate policies, including travel, hiring, and benefit programs. Software simulations.

Gamification doesn’t mean developing games and there’s more!

Eat Learn Repeat

I’ve taken part in some Gamification events where I’ve noticed that some of us get confused between the terms Game, Game-Based Learning, Simulations, and Gamification. A Video Game is an electronic entertainment medium developed to engage the players who control a computer generated program. Audio Editing Expert. Simulation. A Simulation is an imitation of real world process in a virtual world. Who can develop Simulations?

5 Best Tools to Quickly Convert ILT Material to E-learning

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Ever since the launch of Articulate Storyline, it’s been one of the most preferred rapid authoring tools – thanks to its amazing built-in features and ability to build highly customized and interactive e-learning programs. You can add interactivities, assessments, and simulations, and publish it to HTML5, so that the course is accessible even on mobile devices. Yet, its strength still lies in its screen capturing abilities to develop software simulation-based training courses.

E-learning Tools: A Developer’s Review of Adobe Captivate 7

SweetRush

This research is brought to you by SweetRush’s senior software engineer, Andrew Kubay. For the past several years, this tool has been one of the most popular software packages for e-learning development. Most developers traditionally consider Captivate to be the default tool for creating software demonstrations and simulations within e-learning, but not an end-all, be-all for all types of learning. Does Captivate 7 support custom programming?

5 Ways to Kickstart Your E-learning Career

Rapid eLearning

Certificate programs take less time, seem to be more project-focused, and are a bit more pragmatic when it comes to applying what you’re learning. Here’s a list of programs recommended by the community. Software Training. Most organizations do some sort of software training. Show your skills with screencasts and software simulations. Learn to Use E-Learning Software. There’s a lot of e-learning software out there.

WBT Development Toolbox

Learning Developments

My role is to help start up a web based training program. All the products I selected have the following attributes: Create SCORM 1.2/2004 packages Questions and quiz functionality is powerful Easy to add audio soundtracks in to content Import a course story board created in PowerPoint Relatively easy to use compared to other tools in the market Easy to create highly interactive content Articulate. Captivate does a very good job of creating software simulations.

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3 Adobe Captivate E-learning Examples

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Not too long after that, Macromedia acquired eHelp and released the software under the name Captivate which was later acquired by Adobe Systems. Over the years, it has not only maintained its strength of creating seamless software training simulations, but has also evolved as a full fledged and powerful e-learning rapid authoring tool with the ability to create amazing interactive, scenario-based, guided, and other e-learning courses. Software Application Training.

Six Sizzling Benefits of Simulations in ERP End-User Training

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Well, ‘Training Simulations’ can be your answer. Wikipedia says a Simulation is the imitation of the operation of a real-world process or system over time. Simulations can be used in many contexts. When they are used for training, learning and development, they called learning or training simulations. This can help employees watch the steps involved in the software program, try the same with guided help, and finally, do that task on their own.

3 Popular Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools – When to Use What

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Converting ILT to online programs provides your learners flexibility and consistency in training. Best option to develop: You can develop various training programs such as product knowledge training, sales training, compliance training, safety training, translation & localization of e-learning, and more. Create Stunning Software Simulations with Adobe Captivate. Adobe Captivate helps you create high end simulations in online learning.

Know All about Lectora Inspire 16

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It comes with a unique set of tools and programming flexibility. So developing software simulations takes extra efforts. Lectora Publisher, audio recorder and editor, Camtasia – a screen recording tool – Snagit 12, and Flypaper are the major tools. Flexibility – You can design graphics; capture screens and audio narration with the tools available in this package. Lectora Inspire – A Suite of Programs.

Learning Developments: WBT Development Toolbox

Learning Developments

My role is to help start up a web based training program. All the products I selected have the following attributes: Create SCORM 1.2/2004 packages Questions and quiz functionality is powerful Easy to add audio soundtracks in to content Import a course story board created in PowerPoint Relatively easy to use compared to other tools in the market Easy to create highly interactive content Articulate The first content authoring product I choose was Articulate Studio 09.

20 Frequently Asked Questions About E-learning Rapid Authoring Tools

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With hundreds of e-learning development software available in today’s marketplace, choosing the right one which fully meets your training needs can be a major challenge. Answer: The choice of the rapid authoring tool depends on the type of training program you want to develop and how. What is the most translation-friendly rapid authoring software? Which authoring is ideal to develop a simulation based e-learning course?

Raptivity: A Review

The eLearning Coach

Raptivity is a rapid development software tool that comes with a library of pre-built templates, most of which are interactive. The central product is the Raptivity Essential Pack, which provides a dozen different categories of interaction models, like Brainteasers, Presentation Aids, Interactive Diagrams, Interactive Questions, Software Simulations, Surveys, Glossary, etc. Tags: SOFTWARE REVIEWS

Easily Turn a Technical Subject into an Interesting eLearning Course

SHIFT eLearning

Simulation training is particularly useful for learning computer systems and software such as HR management systems, CRM for Sales, accounting software and financial software, and r etail software programs. These types of eLearning courses mimic real systems enabling learners to practice and become familiar with the IT software. Guided practice — The simulation guides users through the procedure.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A Research Design to Evaluate E-Learning Projects - The E-Learning Curve , July 8, 2010 The case study design is useful when answering “how” and “why” questions, and in understanding the particulars, and diversity of a learning program. Twitter is Just the Start - aLearning , July 5, 2010 Trade associations offer a lot of educational programs, don’t we?!? well-known medium for digital storytelling is the audio slideshow. Hoedad Audio Slideshow.

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Confused of Brighton

Clive on Learning

Of course, all authoring tools have always described themselves as quick and easy to use, with absolutely no programming required, but of course we know otherwise. Tools for creating interactive tutorials (the bulk) as opposed to those that specialise in producing assessments ( QuestionMark ), 3D games (Caspian's Thinking Worlds ), software simulations (Captivate, Qarbon ViewletBuilder , Camtasia ) and scenarios ( RapideL Discover , Captivate).