How to Convert Flash to HTML5 at Scale

Hurix Digital

Nearly everyone is familiar with Adobe Flash, for those who are not, it is a software with which apps, mobile games, desktop applications, and animations are produced. You can view Flash files like mobile and desktop apps by using the Adobe Flash Player or other third-party players.

The Demise of the Flash Player – What Do I Do Now?

Adobe Captivate

On July 25, 2017, Adobe made the following announcement : Adobe is planning to end-of-life Flash. Specifically, we will stop updating and distributing the Flash Player at the end of 2020 and encourage content creators to migrate any existing Flash content to these new open formats.

This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad

Upside Learning

About a month back I blogged about Smokescreen which allows advertisers to run simple Flash movies on iPad/iPhone using HTML5/JavaScript. Today while checking my twitter feed I discovered Frash which runs Flash content on iPad/iPhone in a Safari browser.

HTML5 in E-learning – Signaling the End of the Flash Player

CommLab India

For years, the Flash Player reigned supreme in the world of e-learning. It seemed that the Flash Player was destined to rule the technology-enabled learning world. This means that many learners could not access online learning on mobile devices, using the Flash Player.

Flash to HTML5 – The Impact on Elearning and Online Courses – Part 1

Impelsys

Adobe has announced its decision to not to support, update, and distribute Flash Player from 2020. The reasons for this decision include: Incompatibility of Flash with mobile devices – does not allow resizing to fit a mobile. What happens to the courses published as Flash output?

Flash & The Future of Interactive Content for eLearning

Adobe Captivate

But as open standards like HTML5, WebGL and WebAssembly have matured over the past several years, most now provide many of the capabilities and functionalities that plugins pioneered and have become a viable alternative for content on the web. Given this progress, and in collaboration with several of our technology partners – including Apple , Facebook , Google , Microsoft and Mozilla – Adobe is planning to end-of-life Flash. – Are eLearning users adopting HTML5?

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6 Tips To Convert eLearning Courses From Flash To HTML5

EI Design

The trouble is that most tablets and phones don’t support Flash, which makes Flash-based eLearning content virtually obsolete. Luckily, HTML5 offers a versatile multi-platform alternative. Converting eLearning Courses From Flash To HTML5: 6 Tips For eLearning Professionals.

Check Out Adobe Captivate eLearning Content on the Motorola Xoom Tablet via the Flash Player 10.2 [VIDEO]

mLearning Revolution

On Friday, Adobe released Flash Player 10.2 The timing of this release couldn’t have been more perfect, as I was able to install Flash Player 10.2 This is a direct result of the consistency the Flash Players gives us across desktop computers and now Tablets.

8 reasons for using HTML5 for authoring eLearning course

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Flash has been a productive tool for authoring these courses. But, it suffered from the drawback that OS platforms of latest handheld devices don’t extend support for Flash. HTML5 has superseded Flash as a viable option for authoring eLearning courses because it is supported by all smartphones and tablets. The advantages of using HTML5 In eLearningcourses are numerous and have been enumerated below for your ready reference.

Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash

Tony Karrer

About a year ago, I wrote about the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash. Rapid Intake's web player is Flash-based. They've basically been forced (because mobile doesn't play Flash) to go with a completely different technology for their mobile player.

Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash

Tony Karrer

Earlier this year I questioned why there was Still No Flash on the iPhone and iPad. It’s become quite clear that Apple (Steve Jobs) is going to block putting Flash on these platforms. Today the big news is Scribd Switches to HTML5; Adobe To Make Tools for HTML5.

Leading Benefits of Lectora: HTML5 and Mobile

Trivantis

Lectora® leads the way for mobile learning capabilities as the only major e-Learning to HTML5 authoring tool on the market. This means it doesn’t require a plug-in such as Flash Player, unlike other authoring tools.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #10

Upside Learning

SublimeVideo [HTML5 Video Player]. It’s an HTML5 video player that will allow you to easily embed videos in any page, blog or site using the latest modern web standards. Download it now if you use either platform and get blogging in no time. ELIPS Studio 3.

5 reasons to avoid a Flash-based quiz creator

ProProfs

Though a Flash-based quiz creator allows you to upload attractive images, videos and media to your quizzes making them more interactive, however, the disadvantages of using Flash technology far outweigh its advantages. A quiz with Flash features take a long time to load.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

This is part of my new features that I will be offering as part of this blog. HTML5 – Game Changer. Without boring you to death on the details of HTML5, what I will say is this will be a game changer in our industry for a number of reasons. and YouTube (beta) are already offering videos in HTML5 players. Improved interactivity over Flash. Open Source not Proprietary like Flash. Not buggy – Flash is buggy. Even Flash.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

This is part of my new features that I will be offering as part of this blog. HTML5 – Game Changer. Without boring you to death on the details of HTML5, what I will say is this will be a game changer in our industry for a number of reasons. and YouTube (beta) are already offering videos in HTML5 players. Improved interactivity over Flash. Open Source not Proprietary like Flash. Not buggy – Flash is buggy. Even Flash.

What Do We Mean When We Say HTML5?

The Learning Circuits

No doubt you’ve heard at least a whisper about HTML5 over the last year. It’s a Flash-killer. Another complication is that “HTML5” is often used to refer to a range of modern web technologies. Simply speaking, HTML is the language that the Web is written in, and HTML5 is the most recent version of it. Why is HTML5 important? When I asked this question to a group I was speaking to about HTML5 authoring tools last month, about half of them held up their iPads.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

To that end came the development of HTML5 and responsive web content that adjusts to the screen size. What about Flash? A lot of eLearning content is at least partially Flash-based and famously mobile devices have shunned the playing of Flash content.

CP2019’s Tiny Gems

Adobe Captivate

I suppose all developers are aware that the final death of Flash Player, SWF output will be there sooner than expected. Adobe Captivate Blog Project Upgrade blog css HTML5 play button preview project upgrade Skin EditorReview?

Publishing A SCORM Course with Articulate Storyline 3

LearnUpon

The description only comes into play if your learners are using the articulate mobile player.). The main choice here is between HTML5 and flash. Options to choose from: HTML5. FLash. Articulate mobile player*. Blog Course Content Technical Help

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

A multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers. Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS. Swiffy converts SWF files to HTML5.

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Some FAQs about Adobe’s announcements yesterday

Steve Howard

Adobe announced to increase its efforts on HTML5, use of the Flash Player for applications (packaged with AIR) and specific desktop browsing use cases including premium video and console-quality gaming. As a result, Adobe will no longer develop Flash Player for mobile web browsers. See this Flash Platform blog post for more details: [link]. What does this mean for Flash Player support on desktops? Flash Builder) from Adobe.

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Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

G-Cube

With Storyline’s extraordinary multimedia support , developers can add Flash interactions, import video (in all popular formats), import audio or record it right in Storyline.—without The software can publish a course in Flash and HTML.

Tom Kuhlmann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

He also hosts The Rapid E-Learning Blog where he provides practical insights and hands-on tips to develop great e-learning courses. Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age? Tom: HTML5 is all the rage. In addition, each browser is a bit different in how it supports HTML5 and there are hundreds of devices that may be used to access the content. That’s not the case with HTML5.

The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Blog. The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up. This month’s e-Learning Authoring Wrap-up is jam-packed with helpful Lectora tips, tricks, discussions, blogs and more that will have you authoring brilliant rapid e-Learning content in no time at all. features, including interactive characters, Flash games and more. Forum. Logins.

JavaScript Tricks for Articulate Storyline 3/360

eLearning Brothers

The biggest drawback to most of them was that they wouldn’t work with the Flash version of the course. But now, one of the cool things about Articulate Storyline 3 and 360 is the option to publish only for HTML5. You may be wondering how I knew the left side of the player was called ‘.area-secondary’.

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

Now that we have thought about what we can do with our existing courseware let’s think about building some new eLearning and what’s all the fuss about HTML5. There are many more tools and they all do what you want them to do, but as Judy Unrein puts it in her blog post “ Publishes to HTML5?

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Estimating Time for Rebuilding an Existing Course Library with Captivate

Adobe Captivate

This process may assist you in the next year or two as we prepare for potential course re-development opportunities due to the slow but eventual demise of the Flash player. Publish them in HTML5 rather than swf output. Blog development time hours redesign time

First Reflections on Version 11.5.0.

Adobe Captivate

Watch out for use cases in future blog posts. It will push me to edit this blog , where I complained about the cumbersome workflow to replace one font in a theme. I will talk about that new feature in another blog post, which will include recommendations. Intro.

First Reflections on Version 11.5.0.437

Adobe Captivate

Watch out for use cases in future blog posts. It will push me to edit this blog , where I complained about the cumbersome workflow to replace one font in a theme. I will talk about that new feature in another blog post, which will include recommendations. Intro.

E-learning News September 2010

eLearning 24-7

Unison allows e-learning developers to build, test, review and publish Flash-based courses in minutes, from any computer connected to the internet. Best of all, you can do this without every opening Flash. Free Blog Articles to Download, Print & Share. HTML5 – Covers HTML5 (619.5kb). Web Conferencing – the Players, the Duds, the Newcomers – includes a directory of all the vendors out there. HTML5 & Tablets.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. Again, the iPad runs only with HTML5, not Flash 10.1. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1, but they offer HTML5 too. What browsers did they test on, because the current browsers available and the beta and new versions being released – are different in a few ways, especially when it comes to HTML5.

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

By using a mobile device as a learning platform, one can leverage its unique features such as camera, audio/ video player & recorder, computing device, eBook reader, GPS, gaming compatibility etc. But we differentiate primarily because of the OS and Flash compatibility.

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Screencast.com - New Features available!

TechSmith Camtasia

Dirk Frazier, the Screencast.com Product Manager has a blog post here that outlines all the new features. Flash hotspots are now supported by our HTML5 player. This means your Camtasia Studio hotspots will work in non-Flash conditions- for example on an iPad.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Publish and Host your E-learning on an LMS

CommLab India

Now most tools offer HTML5 output option in publishing so that your e-learning is compatible with mobile devices. This option helps access the course on devices that don’t support Flash such as iPads. You can adjust the publishing quality through the Player properties.

Importance of Captivate’s Events?

Adobe Captivate

Over 6 years ago I published a blog post explaining the importance of Events in the application. In that older blog post I mentioned the Rollover slidelet which had two events: on Rollover, and on Click. Since that object is no longer supported for HTML5 output, I took it out of the table. InfoSemantics developed a HTML5 widget that is one of my favourites: the CpExtra Widget. Advanced Actions Blog Interactions actions blog eventlistener question Shared Actions

6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design

mLearning Revolution

via 10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review] | The mLearning Revolution Blog. Include HTML5 output: This prepares your course so that it’s viewable as HTML5 content. Bear in mind that not all web browsers handle HTML5 content equally.

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