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Reviewing Adobe Captivate 2017 Responsive Output

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 2017 (and 9 really) provide great options for you to preview your responsive courses. Blog Uncategorized 2017 captivate 2017 fluid boxes ResponsiveBut did you know your Reviewers can see the course at almost any size by using ReviewMyElearning.com?

Introducing the New Adobe Captivate 2017

eLearning Brothers

Adobe just released the newest version of its popular eLearning authoring tool, Captivate. For the purposes of this blog, I’m just going to give a high-level overview of these new additions. Captivate 2017 changes that.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

Back in 2012 you would have been hard-pressed to find anything exciting in version 6 of Adobe Captivate, in fact most of the cool stuff at the time was coming from Adobe’s competitors, namely Articulate with their new Storyline software and their latest iteration of Articulate Studio.

Authoring Tool Review: Adobe Captivate 9

Kineo

Another year, another version of Adobe Captivate. The software has come on leaps and bounds recently with Captivate 8 providing a whole new interface, HTML5 publishing and responsive projects. Initially Adobe Captivate 9 does not look too different, it has the same interface, and mostly the same menus. But let’s dig a bit deeper to see what this new version has to offer. .

Adobe Captivate: It Takes a Community

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel        One of the biggest complaints I hear constantly about Adobe Captivate is the lack of free support for the tool. Sure there's a  Captivate forum  (where you can search for and post questions on Captivate), there's a  Captivate Blog  (hosted by Adobe. you can learn about Captivate updates, features, and attend free webinars), and free YouTube videos abound. Adobe Captivate

[Video] How to Use Adobe Captivate Scenario Templates

eLearning Brothers

Need to learn how to use Adobe Captivate Scenario Templates? Take a moment to watch this video and increase your knowledge on how to use Adobe Captivate Scenario Templates. The video will cover Scenarios in Captivate blank projects or Adobe Captivate 7 templates only.

Adobe Captivate 9 Review

Adobe Captivate

Guest Blog by: Dr. Nancy Reyes, Learning Strategist at OnPoint Digital, Inc. Captivate 9 was released just in time for my latest project – a series of courses that require a combination of scenarios and software simulations.

Controlling Captivate – Change Cursor

TLC Media Design

Welcome to another installment of Controlling Captivate! This blog and add-in pertains only to CP8, CP9, and HTML5 output only. The post Controlling Captivate – Change Cursor appeared first on TLC Media Design, LLC. Captivate HTML5 JavaScriptIn this post we are going to show you, with the help of a FREE TLC add-in, how to change the cursor style of elements without using any advanced actions or any actions at all!

NEW BOOK! Mastering Adobe Captivate 2017 has been released

Adobe Captivate

With the release of our book “Mastering Adobe Captivate 2017”, the project we have been working on for the last 6 month is now complete. We are confident that this book will be a great ressource for all the Captivate users. Chapter 01 – Getting Started with Adobe Captivate.

Download Adobe Captivate Example Courses

eLearning Brothers

Looking for Captivate example courses to feed your creativity? Elearning developers need ways to optimize Adobe Captivate, and get more creative inspiration. So, where can you go to get Captivate example courses with source files to download?

Helpful Tip: Interactive Video in Adobe Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

Guest blog post by Erik Lord. Before we discuss interactive video in Adobe Captivate 8, we need to discuss a little bit about HTML5 video. And where it is possible, Captivate does not yet support such a feature. How to Develop Interactive Video in Adobe Captivate 8.

Solving Your Development Issues in the Adobe Captivate Community

eLearning Brothers

In this post, you’ll learn how to solve your development issues using the Adobe Captivate Community. Using Adobe Captivate Community Search. #1 Once you are in the Adobe Captivate Community , you can search tons of questions being answered that Google may not have offered you.

Using Raptivity with Captivate

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Several Captivate users build Raptivity interactions for use in their elearning and presentation materials. Adobe, the maker of Captivate, has been releasing upgrades and new versions of Captivate over the past several quarters. Captivate 5 and Captivate 4.

How to Make a Printable Results Page in Adobe Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

More than a year ago Brother Bryce wrote a successful blog on 6 Steps on How to Make a Printable Results Page in Articulate Storyline. I’ve always enjoyed this eLearning tip, so I figured it would be a good idea to do the same thing in Adobe Captivate 8.

Making the Most of Adobe Captivate 2017’s WHILE Loop

eLearning Brothers

Adobe Captivate 2017 is packed with a ton of new features. Thankfully that logic is already built into Captivate (and most programs). Now we can build interactions like that in Captivate. Captivate runs the WHILE Loop every second so in effect we have just built a timer!

Webinar: Customizing An eLearning Trivia Game for Adobe Captivate

eLearning Brothers

If there are more questions you’d like to see addressed in future webinars or blogs, please don’t hesitate to leave a comment below. The post Webinar: Customizing An eLearning Trivia Game for Adobe Captivate appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

Integrate Raptivity with Adobe Captivate

Raptivity

We have earlier showcased in one of our blogs how Raptivity integrates best with the various versions of Adobe Captivate under various scenarios. This blog will shell light on the step by step process of integration with the help a [.]. Authoring Tool Videos adobe captivate authoring tools integration of raptivity Jigsaw puzzle video clip

Webinar – Getting Started with Responsive eLearning using Fluid Boxes in Adobe Captivate (2017 release)

Adobe Captivate

Download the Workbook – Getting Started with Fluid Boxes in Adobe Captivate 2017. Adobe Captivate (2017 release) packs more punch when compared to its predecessors. In this webinar, you will learn about Fluid Boxes, a feature introduced in Captivate. Download the Workbook – Getting Started with Fluid Boxes in Adobe Captivate 2017.

Building responsive simulations with Adobe Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate 2017 comes with an exciting new workflow to aid in the creation of responsive eLearning courses: Fluid Boxes. Unlike Captivate 8 and 9 responsive projects, there are no breakpoints. The recorded slides are added to the Captivate project.

Captivate 8 Custom Motion Effect Example

Experiencing eLearning

I created a Captivate activity with a custom effect using motion and scaling to animate two cars driving away to the horizon. The movement is saved as a custom effect (drive_away) so I can reuse it, as explained by Lieve Weymeis on her blog.

5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

Adobe Captivate has been a top choice for creating dynamic and engaging e-learning for quite some time now. And its latest version, Adobe Captivate 9, is no different. Wondering what Adobe Captivate 9 is all about? Here’s an example of the templates you get in Adobe Captivate.

My First ‘Captivating’ Blog!

Adobe Captivate

Guest Blog by: David Dunbar, Seasoned Educational Professional at Mochrum E-Learning Development When trying to think of how to begin my first ever ‘official’ blog, I thought about trying to make some profound or controversial statement, to provoke a response amongst the Captivate community!

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How to Create Customize Result page in captivate – Part 3

CommLab India

In my previous blog , we have seen how to assign variable values to questions, let’s now start calculating the stored variable values in the Result page. As of now, I created the Result page in Captivate 8. You can also create this in lower or higher versions of Captivate.

Controlling Captivate – ShowHide

TLC Media Design

Welcome to another installment of Controlling Captivate! This blog and add-in pertain only to CP8, CP9, and HTML5 output. The post Controlling Captivate – ShowHide appeared first on TLC Media Design, LLC. Captivate eLearning HTML5 JavaScript UncategorizedIn this post we are going to show you, with the help of a FREE TLC add-in, how to show and hide elements without using any advanced actions. In a recent project we needed to show.

Features of Adobe Captivate 9 Introduced/Enhanced in 2016

CommLab India

The e-learning authoring, tool Adobe Captivate 9, popular for its stunning software simulations, has been updated twice in 2016 and the versions are named 9.0.1 Captivate 9.0.2 Captivate 9.0.2. A community portal is a great place to: Learn about the new features of Captivate.

Adobe Captivate 7 - Now or Later?

Integrated Learnings

I use the Adobe Master Suite and Adobe Captivate for many of my projects. So when Adobe Captivate 7 was released, I was eager to unwrap the gift. The new release is the same Adobe Captivate you already know. If you are familiar with Captivate 5 and 6, it will be an easy transition to Captivate 7. It allows them to use a tool they are familiar with to lay out content and simply import it into Captivate. Are you an Adobe Captivate user?

Captivate 8: Working with Text-to-Speech and Voices

eLearning Brothers

Guest blog post by Erik Lord. An earlier post on this blog offers Adobe Captivate Example Courses for download. Toward the end of that post is a quick mention and “how to” on Captivate’s text-to-speech functionality.

Adobe Captivate 5.5 Question: Will You Be Updating Your Books?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Question: I'm a certified Captivate trainer who uses your books when I teach. Now that Adobe has officially released Captivate version 5.5, Answer:  The new features in Captivate 5.5 The interface between Captivate 5 and 5.5 Since the new features don't affect the lessons in either of my Captivate books, I am not planning on publishing new 5.5 versions of my Captivate books at this time. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate

Instructional Design for Responsive Projects in Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

Responsive projects in Captivate 8 offer the ability to design and publish responsive mobile projects in a way we haven’t seen in the past. We offer this blog as Quick Start Guide for instructional designers looking to design for responsive projects.

Adobe Captivate 2017 authoring tool review – It’s all about Fluid Boxes!

Kineo

Having used Adobe Captivate since version 2, it’s been interesting seeing the way the tool has developed over the years.

Adobe Captivate Review: The E-Learning Showdown Continues

Dashe & Thomson

(Note: This is Part 2 of a 4-part series comparing Articulate Presenter, Captivate, and Storyline. Subscribe to the blog at the bottom of this post to be updated when Part 3 is published. Now up: Adobe Captivate. Given that I’ve been using Captivate [.]

Creating Captivate Courses from Multiple Merged Microlearning Modules

eLearning Brothers

In this blog, we’re going to address how to take the small modules of microlearning you’ve created and combine them into one amazing over-arching course using the tools provided in Captivate. This was the subject of an earlier blog: ( [link] ) so I won’t go into more details here.

Tips for Importing from PowerPoint to Captivate

Integrated Learnings

Adobe Captivate does a great job of integrating with PowerPoint and converting slides to an e-learning format. Captivate can bring in backgrounds, text, images, and even animations and timings. Just open Captivate and choose to create a new project from Microsoft PowerPoint.

The 3 Best New Features of Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

We’d like to quickly you our favorite features of Captivate 8. So, because of this great new tool, we think it would be a great to cover the best new features of Captivate 8. This is a common question for a lot of new Captivate 8 users.) Adobe Captivate 8 Templates.

Default Options in Adobe Captivate 9 That Need to be Upgraded

CommLab India

Abode Captivate is one of the most preferred e-learning rapid authoring tools. Over the years, Adobe Captivate has released various versions adding a number of amazing features to the tool. But in Captivate 9, the Submit button appears by default onscreen.