Best Practices To Make Adobe Flash Courses Run Through Latest Browsers

Swift eLearning Services

Adobe declared that it would discontinue its support to Flash player from Dec, 2020. In connection to this, no prominent browsers such as Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox and Safari would support Adobe Flash player.

8 reasons for using HTML5 for authoring eLearning course

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Flash has been a productive tool for authoring these courses. HTML5 has superseded Flash as a viable option for authoring eLearning courses because it is supported by all smartphones and tablets. You need not integrate a third-party software to achieve this. For viewing eLearning course developed with Flash, the user has to first download a supported Flash player or plug-in compatible with browser in use.

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85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

What’s important is that you have faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them.’. As an online instructor, you need to decide what kind of tools and resources you want to use for your online school. You might want to start with simple tools and grow into more professional premium tools as you go along making higher quality online courses. Authoring Tools.

Product Review: Liquid Authoring Content Authoring Tool

eLearning 24-7

Product: Liquid Authoring. Liquid Authoring, a new rapid content authoring tool from Landmark ASP, tries to bring together easy to use functionality with advanced capabilities. In test version, product did not work in FireFox, had problems in Safari, but worked well in Internet Explorer. Liquid Authoring has a “collaboration&# feature, but I have no idea what is in it, because access was denied.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

and YouTube (beta) are already offering videos in HTML5 players. All the big browsers are supporting it i.e. Safari, Chrome, Microsoft IE9, Opera and soon FireFox (at time of writing, not yet). You can build courses in HTML5, as you would in Flash — thus as rapid e-learning authoring tools see this as common place, they will need to adapt, thus enabling HTML5 files to be inserted. Firefox 4.0 Yes: Apple Safari , Firefox 4.0 (not

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

and YouTube (beta) are already offering videos in HTML5 players. All the big browsers are supporting it i.e. Safari, Chrome, Microsoft IE9, Opera and soon FireFox (at time of writing, not yet). You can build courses in HTML5, as you would in Flash — thus as rapid e-learning authoring tools see this as common place, they will need to adapt, thus enabling HTML5 files to be inserted. Firefox 4.0 Yes: Apple Safari , Firefox 4.0 (not

Creating Accessible eLearning with Articulate Storyline 360

B Online Learning

There’s two factors that contribute to the creation of accessible eLearning – the authoring tool which has built-in accessibility functions and our design decisions (that include the colours, fonts images and interactions that we include). For a complete list of the WCAG requirements and which are met by Storyline 360 and which are design decisions (called author controlled) click here. Go to the Alt Text tab and untick the box Object is visible to accessibility tools.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

A Note on Rapid Authoring Tools. Training content developed using rapid authoring tools, such as Articulate Storyline, Trivantis Lectora, and Adobe Captivate, and (often) provided as a click-though, packaged course. Many who are blind use a screen reader, which is software that reads the screen out loud. Those who have a hard time seeing (but are not blind, often termed low-vision) might use software that enlarges text and images.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

A Note on Rapid Authoring Tools. Training content developed using rapid authoring tools, such as Articulate Storyline, Trivantis Lectora, and Adobe Captivate, and (often) provided as a click-though, packaged course. Many who are blind use a screen reader, which is software that reads the screen out loud. Those who have a hard time seeing (but are not blind, often termed low-vision) might use software that enlarges text and images.

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. Use a robust authoring tool and follow the conversion process. Zoe Tool From CreateJS.

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

CommLab India

In my earlier blogs, we looked at the easy authoring features of Storyline 360 and its ability to create good animations and facilitate effective learning interactions. We saw that the Articulate 360 component enables the development of high quality software simulations and e-learning assessments. Studio 360 is a software application that can be used to transform classroom PowerPoint Presentations into engaging responsive web-based courses.

6 things to keep in mind when publishing eLearning content

Firmwater

Whatever the issue, we find that it is usually related to how the content was published and which tool was used to author it. This should be helpful regardless of the authoring tool you're using. This option is found in the publish settings of the tool you're using. All major browsers have completely phased out the Flash Player plugin by default and are instead opting for mobile-friendly HTML5. Is the flash player enabled for flash-based courses?

Learning Content in Crisis? The How and Why of Moving from Flash to HTML5

gomo learning

The legacy, software-based standard that Flash Player used drained battery significantly faster. Adobe had sole authority over Flash, and only they could control future enhancement and pricing. A similar roadmap has been in place for Edge/Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari.

How will Flash’s demise affect your SCORM courses?

LearnUpon

Support for Adobe Flash Player ends in 2020. Some authoring tool effects do not work with HTML. Investigate HTML5 first authoring tools. Check the box for HTML5 (Possible issue: Some browsers like Firefox don’t support HTML5 tags for embedded mp4). Some newer authoring tool such as Elucidat and Gomo learning are HTML5 first in their design so they produce HTML5 courses by default.

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning - Mobile

Not surprisingly, there is a plethora of rapid authoring tools available today that do this. A good starting point is our blog post – 5 Rapid Authoring Tools to Publish Courses For Your iPads – where we talk about some of the authoring tools that can be used to develop HTML5 courses for iPads. Naturally, Apple have their own – the iBook Author, an eBook authoring application.

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Is MOODLE Compatible with Section 508?

CommLab India

MOODLE adheres to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), Authoring Tools Accessibility Guidelines (ATAG), and the guidelines to develop Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA). Visually-challenged learners can read the screen through the Job Access With Speech (JAWS) screen reader software in Microsoft Internet Explorer. It also supports Non-visual Desktop Access (NDVA) screen reader software for Mozilla Firefox.

Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

With mounting frustrations from end-users, hardware manufacturers, and software providers, it was ultimately web-browsers that stepped up to the plate. Modern browsers like Safari, Chrome, Firefox, and eventually Internet Explorer all became equipped to provide the powerful features associated with Flash, such as animation, scripting and video playback. The good news is that HTML5 technology provides many tools urgently needed to fill the gap left by the decline of Flash.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 4

CommLab India

We also saw the easy authoring features of Storyline 360 , the most important component of Articulate 360. In the third blog, we examined the capabilities of Storyline 360 to create software simulations and assessments. Brand New Responsive Player. The Articulate 360 component comes with a responsive Player that renders content dynamically, based on the size of the screen on which it is viewed. Furthermore, there is a facility to increase the Player size up to 200%.

How to Publish SCORM Content in Adobe Captivate

LearnUpon

Adobe Captivate is one of the best authoring tools available to eLearning professionals. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome or Safari) we will always use the SWF/HTML5 output. For example, where a learner doesn’t have access to the content through the Flash Player in a browser. Flash Player Version : Adobe Captivate generates the Flash (SWF) file in the Flash version that you choose (removed in the 2017 version of Adobe Captivate).

A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

For example, if a course was compatible with a particular operating system and Internet browser, required a Flash player to play, and the pop-up blocker was to be disabled, and cookies enabled, it was the responsibility of the learners to setup the minimum requirements to access the course. Browser-based: There are about 25 different browsers; the most popular being Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, and Opera.

Ring in the New: Flash E-learning to HTML5

CommLab India

Flash might be a very powerful tool for creating classy animations, developing interactive games, or creating vector graphics; but creating a complete e-learning course in Flash might not be a good idea these days. If you want to access any Flash-based content on any browser, you need to install the Flash player plugin first. Be it Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, Google’s Chrome, Apple’s Safari, or Mozilla’s Firefox, learners can access courses immediately.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Over 98% do not have a true HTML5 player in their system that can run a 100% pure HTML5 course – which by the way, has nothing to do with the browser agnostic pitch they make about their system being optimized for the iPad. I’m sure they tested with IE, Firefox, Safari and Chrome, but what about Opera? Firefox 4.0? When a Course Authoring Tool Built-In is not a Free Built-In. Topyx is SCORM 2004, which means that a tool that is SCORM 2004, SCORM 1.2,

DevLearn 2014 Conference Review

eLearning 24-7

To me the show is geared more towards those folks who are building courses (either by choice or not), instructional designers, e-learning developers and those seeking new e-learning tools to make their ability to build content more desirable and effective. While there were LMS vendors present, this is a show more suited for authoring tool vendors, e-learning tool vendors and vendors who enhance or increase engagement in courses or content. Greetings!

How to Publish SCORM Content in Adobe Captivate

LearnUpon

Adobe Captivate is one of the best authoring tools available to eLearning professionals. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome or Safari) we will always use the SWF/HTML5 output. For example, where a learner doesn’t have access to the content through the Flash Player in a browser. Flash Player Version : Adobe Captivate generates the Flash (SWF) file in the Flash version that you choose.

Product Review: GeoLearning GeoMaestro

eLearning 24-7

Non-Java player for HTML5 courses and thus viewable on tablets. Offers Lectora (rapid content authoring tool) as a separate option which can integrate with GeoMaestro. Content Authoring Tool. GeoLearning decided to select Lectora as their optional content authoring tool for GeoMaestro, which is somewhat confusing. While Lectora was one of the kings of the content authoring tool world years ago, it has lost that title.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Over 98% do not have a true HTML5 player in their system that can run a 100% pure HTML5 course – which by the way, has nothing to do with the browser agnostic pitch they make about their system being optimized for the iPad. I’m sure they tested with IE, Firefox, Safari and Chrome, but what about Opera Mini? Firefox 4.0 When a Course Authoring Tool Built-In is not a Free Built-In. Craig Weiss, Analyst and Author of E-Learning 24/7 blog (me).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Kindle: Tom Crawford Executes a Perfect Double Rebuttal with a Twist

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Firefox and Opera.You Are Both Pissing Me Off!! To clarify though, I havent even held one of the darn things but when as dominant a player in a market like Amazon comes out with an e-book reader, I do think that demands our attention. Main | Generational Change in the U.S.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Where Do You Begin (Part II)

Mark Oehlert

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