Interactivity in Software Tutorials?

Adobe Captivate

Whenever a comparison of eLearning authoring tools is published, Captivate still is considered to be the best tool for creation of software tutorials. Too bad that most authors seem to forget that meanwhile it has become to most versatile authoring tool, and is probably more used for its other features (compliance training, scenario training to mention only a few). Workflow 3: Software simulations. Intro.

How to Record Software Simulation in Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

If you belong to an organization that is involved in developing software, you know how tough it is to create training that will teach your employees how to use software the optimal way. How do you overcome these problems and train your staff effectively so that they become ready to use the tool? Simulations give learners an opportunity to “ watch ” and get familiar with the nits and grits of the software tool.

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Keep getting actionscript keywords message

Adobe Captivate

I have tricked every “trick” or workaround that I have come across, but when I try to use Web Object to embed a YouTube video, I keep receiving the message (when I preview) “Swf compilation failed. Do not know what to do here…I do not yet know enough about variables to know how to even approach the problem. Objects Question Web Objects "Elearning authoring tools" question web objects

Product Review Raptivity

eLearning 24-7

Raptivity is an interaction tool. Its target audience is the rapid content authoring tool market, but while it tries to hit it, it also misses at many levels. Raptivity calls their product an interaction tool with templates, games, simulations, etc. AICC, 508 and SWF. I personally liked this feature, and I wish in general content authoring tools would have it in conjunction with the view in browser window. Raptivity, has an identify problem.

Latest E-Learning Trends – Some good, some bad

eLearning 24-7

The problem here is that they developed a solution that is not made for 10,000 or more end users. The twist to all this, is that for the Big Dog vendors or those whose main target is large size clients, this isn’t an issue – okay, not the Q/A, in fact, it is a big problem for many of them – rather it is inability to handle the client base. are telling me of problems when they try to use a SWF from the program into Articulate.

Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

Articulate’s suite of products rate high in the rapid authoring segment. Based on our recent experiences with Articulate ’09, we’ve compiled a list of common problems we came across, together with tips on how to work around them: 1. To get around this, we created a new custom certificate wherein the HTML file containing the certificate SWF file extracts the user name from the LMS using a SCORM API.

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How will Flash’s demise affect your SCORM courses?

LearnUpon

What will you have to do to avoid problems in the future? Flash is the most popular output type, so it’s likely that your courses are SWF Flash-based. SWF courses do not work on certain devices; Apple devices. Some authoring tool effects do not work with HTML. Don’t create any more course content that is Flash SWF based. Investigate HTML5 first authoring tools. Support for Adobe Flash Player ends in 2020.

mLearning: The Time is Now

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In what may be another boon for mLearning, last week Google released a beta tool called Swiffy , a free Flash to HTML5 converter. My first thought about Swiffy was that it would solve a LOT of the problems I hear with SWF content not playing on Apple devices like the iPad. by AJ George   The push for mobile learning (mLearning) has been a surprisingly long one.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 7: Engage 360

CommLab India

In the first four blogs, we saw the features of Storyline 360 that facilitate the easy authoring of web-based courses. We also looked at the Articulate tool’s abilities to create animations and facilitate learning interactions. We saw that Storyline 360 can be used to develop good software simulations and online assessments. Engage 360 is a tool that can be used to develop media-rich online learning interactions. Welcome to the seventh post of the series.

shifting to adobe eLearning suite - bring existing content to captivate

Adobe Captivate

Adobe eLearning suite is a complete toolbox for authoring rich learning content and you won’t need any additional software to meet your eLearning authoring needs. But it doesn’t mean that you will lose your existing learning material that was created using another tool. Raptivity is a tool which gives flash output files. Download this swf file. This has some code which solves the problem which you see in dialog from step 3.

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.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

Learners should have no problem using this LMS. The admin interface makes it self-explanatory to create content with built-in tools or by importing existing content files. These tools are preconfigured so you can easily drill down into information about individual and team users, courses, modules and paths. With Litmos, administrators can author basic content directly within the LMS or use proprietary third-party authoring tools in any combination.

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Review of Snap by Lectora and how it stacks up against Articulate

Unicorn Training

What is itSnap by Lectora is a new rapid eLearning development tool created by Trivantis (creators of Lectora).With There is an option to link YouTube videos, but there are problems with this approach. swf) can be imported with ease and re-sized accordingly.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Reduce authoring time with all-new Fluid Boxes that use white space optimally to align objects automatically. Adobe Presenter Video Express is a simple tool that lets you create interactive videos for training and education in a few clicks, right from your desktop. Does the 2017 release of Adobe Captivate integrate with other authoring tools? From storyboarding to storytelling, do it all with just one tool. Do I need to do anything to activate the software?

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Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

While it talks in terms of SharePoint, really the patterns described relate to all different types of tools. Prezi is a Flash-based tool that does away with the traditional slide show metaphor. Top Tools for Learning 2009 , April 4, 2009 As mentioned in earlier posting, this year I am building two lists - Top Tools for Learners and Top Tools for Learning Professionals based on contributions received. Tags: Tools.