Articulate Storyline vs. Adobe Captivate

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A recent LinkedIn post asked eLearning developers: which tool is best: Adobe Captivate or Articulate Storyline? As  As I read through the comments, I was struck by how many people insisted that Storyline was the better choice because it was easier to learn than Captivate because it was so much like Microsoft PowerPoint.   As someone who uses both Captivate and Storyline, I have to disagree with that recurring sentiment.   Captivate costs around $1,000.

4 Captivating Captivate Themes

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Our Captivate themes, in particular, have some first-class designs that will capture your learners’ imaginations. Have a look at a few right now to get an idea for your next Captivate project. The post 4 Captivating Captivate Themes appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

Master the Captivate Universe With Master Slides

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In a webinar about Captivate 2017 that I recently presented, there were a lot of questions that came in about Master Slides and how to use them. A Theme, in Captivate terminology, is a way of keeping a consistent design throughout a project.

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Controlling Captivate – Change Cursor

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Welcome to another installment of Controlling Captivate! 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! This blog and add-in pertains only to CP8, CP9, and HTML5 output only.

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Ready-To-Use Captivate Templates for Captivate 8

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If you are looking for Captivate Templates, you have come to the right place. Most eLearners engaged with eLearning, and have a heart beat, have probably heard the buzz about the Captivate 8 update. That is why Captivate Templates are so important so you can rapidly develop eLearning.

Introducing the New Adobe Captivate 2017

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Adobe just released the newest version of its popular eLearning authoring tool, Captivate. To access the Typekit web page from within Captivate you just click on the icon in the Character properties panel. Captivate 2017 changes that.

Adobe Captivate: Accessibility Text

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by Kevin Siegel, CTT,  COTP ,   I received the following email last week concerning Adobe Captivate and accessibility.   Accessibility Adobe Captivate

Webinar: Dare to Share! Power of Shared Actions in Captivate

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Discover the flexible world of shared actions and their parameters in last week’s webinar recording with expert Captivate consultant Lieve Weymeis. And if you’re interested in Captivate templates don’t forget to check out eLearning Brothers Captivate assets.

Adobe Captivate: Fun and Games

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Of course, visuals can only get you so far which is why I love the ability to quickly add interactive objects, even games, via Captivate's Learning Interactions. Believe it or not, a memory game comes with Captivate.   Looking for Captivate training? Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate: Multi-SCORM Packager

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by Kevin Siegel, CTT,  COTP         If you have created multiple Captivate projects and need to combine them into a single package for upload into a Learning Management System (LMS), the Adobe Multi SCORM Packager is pure gold. Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate: Mac Cures

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First, quit Captivate and then open your Mac's System Preferences ( Apple > System Preferences ).      Start Captivate and create a software simulation.   Looking to get a jump start on creating software simulations with Adobe Captivate?

Why Adobe Captivate for Quick E-learning Development?

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Adobe’s Captivate can take you a lot closer to your goal. Adobe Captivate Learning Technology adobe captivate popular eLearning tool advantages of using adobe captivate new features in adobe captivate8 rapid authoring toolWant to excel at rapid course development?

3 Spooktacular Captivate Templates

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You can find these and many other great templates for your next Captivate templates in our Captivate Library. The post 3 Spooktacular Captivate Templates appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

Adobe Captivate Draft – Open Storyboards in Captivate 2017

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I created a video tutorial on Adobe Captivate Draft last week that was well received, however, one of my viewers on my YouTube channel wanted to know the process of getting Captivate Draft files into Captivate 2017. Adobe Captivate Draft.

Adobe Captivate: Introducing 2017

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Adobe recently announced a upgrade to Adobe Captivate, its popular eLearning development tool.   According to Adobe's Allen Partridge, Captivate version 2017 , includes several new features including something called Fluid Boxes.   Looking to learn Adobe Captivate?

Adobe Captivate – Keyboard Shortcuts

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In this Adobe Captivate video tutorial, I show you three really helpful keyboard shortcuts that will save a bunch of time when working with the timeline. Adobe Captivate Keyboard Shortcuts: ➜ [link].

Cool Captivate Keyboarding Kits

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Today we’re unveiling some unique button interfaces to plug into your next Captivate project to make a more polished and navigable course. To take a look at our full selection of new keyboard interfaces, check out our Captivate buttons here!

Training to Elevate Captivate 8

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Get the ultimate ROCKSTAR eLearning package for Captivate 8 — Training, Templates, and Book. This is the only place on the planet to get all three Captivate 8 tools in one place. With all the new features and updates to Adobe Captivate 8 , you don’t want to pass up this offer.

Adobe Captivate: Restricting Keyboard Tabbing

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However, if you've added a Table of Contents and/or a playbar to your Captivate project, you might want to ensure that only slide items can be accessed via tabbing. Back in Captivate, display the  Publish Settings  dialog box via the File menu. Adobe Captivate

2 Captivate Timeline Interactions

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A timeline interaction, such as the ones we have in our Captivate template library, are handy tools for eLearning, especially in subjects where it is important that learners know the relevant events in the history of the topic at hand. As much as we may protest, time moves continually onward.

Missing Captivate Quiz Buttons? We Can Fix It

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In their most recent update to Captivate 9.0.2, They sped up the load and publish time for Captivate projects, they amped up the Assets tool and they provided a link to the new Captivate community. NOTE: Make sure you’ve saved your work and closed Captivate before proceeding.

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Creating Captivate Courses from Multiple Merged Microlearning Modules

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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. Multi-SCO Packager: This tool sits separate from Captivate itself. (C:Program

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Adobe Captivate 8: Geolocation

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For instance, you can create a Captivate project for learners who live in the United States or Australia.         Note:  The CpInfoGeoLocation variable ships with Adobe Captivate 8. Looking for instructor-led training on Adobe Captivate?

Presenting… Captivate Intros!

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Seems like just yesterday we had new fancy animated Captivate intros to show you, but the boys and girls in the graphics department have been hard at work creating more and more innovative ways to open your captivate courses. The post Presenting… Captivate Intros!

Adobe Captivate: A Real Topper

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  Alternatively, you can place objects on a Captivate Master Slide.     Looking to learn Adobe Captivate? Check out these live, online and very hands-on Captivate classes.  Adobe Captivateby Kevin Siegel, COTP , CTT.

A Book to Elevate Adobe Captivate 8

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Pull up your sleeves everyone, it’s time to Elevate Your Captivate 8 knowledge with Diane Elkins’ new book, E-Learning Uncovered: Adobe Captivate 8. . Don’t waste any more time, and start learning Adobe Captivate 8. A book as cool as the new Captivate 8 update.

Adobe Captivate: Submit All

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by Kevin Siegel        When a learner takes a quiz created with Adobe Captivate, failure by the learner to click the  Submit  button on each and every question is a recurring problem. Fortunately, there is a Quiz setting available in Captivate that will help. In a future version of Captivate, I'd love to see more information about which questions haven't been answered by the learner (in the first Submit All dialog box).

Adobe Captivate – Video & Executable Publish Options

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In this Adobe Captivate QuickTip, I will answer the question what happened to Captivate’s ability to publish your CPTX projects as either video or as a stand-alone executable for Mac or PC.

Adobe Captivate – Click to Reveal with Multiple Audio Clips

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Free Adobe Captivate 8 Template Scenario

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We are excited to announce our Free Adobe Captivate 8 Template Scenario. Adobe Captivate came out with a new update with new features that support mobile. That’s a good enough reason to go get Adobe Captivate 8 right now. Want to know more about the Captivate 8 update?

Captivate 2017 Freezing

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The post Captivate 2017 Freezing appeared first on eLearning. Adobe Captivate Question What's New Adobe Captivate forum question What's new I am trying to complete a project and every 30 minutes it freezes and tells me it isn’t responding. This is quite frustrating. Any ideas on why this is happening?

[Video] Learn Captivate 8 Responsive Positioning

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In this video tutorial I want to show you how to use Captivate 8 responsive design positioning for your responsive projects and how to do that with the three different breaking points for each devices. Video on How to Use Captivate 8 Responsive Design Positioning.

Adobe Captivate: Breakpoints and Viewports

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by Lori Smith, Captivate Developer,  COTP. Have you ever been frustrated when your beautifully designed layout in a Captivate responsive project looks nothing like what you created when viewing the content a mobile device (such as a tablet)?   A Breakpoint is the layout area in a Captivate responsive project that essentially defines the size of a learner's mobile device. In Captivate initially has three Breakpoints and you can add two more.).

Captivate (2017 release) Update 1 released

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We have released Update 1 for the 2017 release of Captivate. To install the update, in Captivate, click Help > Updates. New video tutorials for Captivate (2017 release). Whether you are a rookie user or an experienced user of Adobe Captivate, these tutorials serve as an excellent baseline to get acquainted with Captivate (2017 release). Direct access to Captivate e-learning assets without having to sign in.

Adobe Captivate: Quiz Reporting and Advanced Interaction

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In the example below, I've selected a regular button and, on the  Properties  Inspector,  Actions  tab, I've told Captivate to treat the button like a quiz question by simply selecting "Include in Quiz."

Controlling Captivate – Media Queries

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Welcome to another installment of TLC Media Design’s Controlling Captivate series. Captivate does not always respond the way we. The post Controlling Captivate – Media Queries appeared first on TLC Media Design, LLC. Captivate CSS eLearning HTML5 media querie media queries Today we’ll show you how to use one of the best features of CSS3, the Media Query. In this simple demonstration we’ll show you how to hide the CC close button in a CP8 responsive project.

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Adobe Captivate 9: Altered States

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  I'm happy to report that Adobe Captivate 9 now supports multiple states, allowing you to develop interactive content easily without using multiple objects or the "hide and show" technique mentioned above. Looking for training or help with Adobe Captivate?