HTML5 and SWF

Adobe Captivate

drag and drop) rely on swf?? What’s the easiest way to determine if a Captivate 9 course contains things that require Flash? We used to import all videos for our modules in the .flv The post HTML5 and SWF appeared first on eLearning.

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MP4 videos won’t open when published to an SWF in Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

When I publish in Captivate 2017 in a SWF format, MP4 videos inserted into a frame does not open. The post MP4 videos won’t open when published to an SWF in Captivate 2017 appeared first on eLearning. Adobe Captivate Q&As Question Adobe Captivate2017 q&as questionI receive “connection error” or “error” I get this error on MacBook and Windows PC. Preview works fine, just publishing issue.

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Adobe Captivate 7: Publishing Video Demos

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  Over the past few weeks I've shown you how to trim portions of a Captivate Video Demo and how to Pan & Zoom. This week, I'm focusing on the Publishing process for Video Demos. You can also select Media from the options at the left and publish as a video file.

Resolve issues in published output (SWF) when your Captivate 2017 project contains YouTube Widget

Adobe Captivate

When you insert YouTube widget in your Adobe Captivate 2017 project using Interactions menu > Learning Interactions and view the SWF output, you may experience the following issues: Video content getting truncated/cut-off in IE 11. do not appear when you hover your mouse over the video in IE 11. Go to Insert menu > Widget and navigate to the downloaded YouTube widget and insert in your Captivate project. Blog Captivate youtube widget

Adobe Captivate: Preloaders

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by Kevin Siegel        I received an email last week from a Captivate developer who was concerned with how long it was taking for a published lesson to begin playing for his learners. In fact, lessons created by other Captivate developers in his company downloaded faster than his.   Of course, if one Captivate developer can overlook the role of the Preloader, it's possible others have as well.

Adobe FrameMaker and Captivate: Merging Multimedia With Print PDFs

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You can see there's nothing particularly special about the text (beyond the promise of an Adobe Captivate simulation).  I selected  150 dpi  to make the imported Captivate simulation a bit smaller in my FrameMaker document. Looking for training on Adobe Captivate?

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Adobe Captivate 6: Delivering Standalone eLearning Lessons

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by Kevin Siegel    I recently received an email from a new Captivate developer who had delivered an eLearning lesson to a client via email attachment. The client informed the developer that he could not open the email attachment since he didn't own Adobe Captivate.

Adobe Captivate: Internalize or Externalize?

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The common way to publish a completed Captivate eLearning video is as a SWF (small web file). But it is possible to publish your Captivate video so that the Skin, Widgets, FMR's and Animations are split apart from the SWF. by Kevin Siegel.

Adobe Captivate 6 Tutorials

Adobe Captivate

Learn about Adobe Captivate from Experts. Below are links to videos that will guide you through the extraordinary features of Adobe Captivate. Adobe Captivate 2017 – Tutorials. Adobe Captivate 6.

Adobe Captivate 5.5: Lowering the Size of Published SWFs

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I often hear from Captivate developers who are required to output smaller and smaller SWFs, while making their lessons more and more interactive. Fortunately, adding interactivity to a lesson does not negatively impact the size of the published SWF. by Kevin Siegel.

Adobe Captivate: Live, Online Training Now Available in Central European Time Zone Hours

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Due to popular demand from our friends in Europe, we're now offering our top rated Captivate training during Central European Time Zone hours!    This beginner Adobe Captivate training class will quickly have you creating eLearning and mLearning lessons that include software simulations, demonstrations and soft-skills (compliance training). Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate & RoboHelp: Incorporate eLearning within a Help System

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For instance, I use Adobe Captivate to create most of my eLearning content, and Adobe RoboHelp to create my Help Systems. When creating content within Adobe Captivate, avoid using Captivate features that are not supported by mobile devices (such as Flash animations or rollovers).

Captivate responsive courses will not auto-play on browsers

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Similarly, HTML5 and responsive courses created in Captivate will not auto-play. While SWF videos will continue to auto-play, HTML5 and other responsive courses will not auto-play. The post Captivate responsive courses will not auto-play on browsers appeared first on eLearning.

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5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9

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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.

Adobe Captivate: When It Comes to Images, Choose Your Quality

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As a Captivate developer, you are constantly striving to offer the nicest-looking published file, at the smallest possible size. One thing you can do to lower the size of your published video is control the quality of your slides. Looking to learn Adobe Captivate 5?

Reflections on Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

About two weeks ago Captivate 10, now labeled Captivate 2017 was released. Captivate 9 was the first release which could be used on retina screens. However to record a Video Demo or a Software simulation you did have to edit the AdobeCaptivate.ini file. Intro.

Video Delivery Types in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

One of the most important factors to think about while using Videos in learning courses is how the video will be delivered to the learner. Captivate supports the following types of Video Delivery : Progressive download, RTMP Streaming, Flash Video Streaming Service (FVSS). Video Hosting. Now we come to enabling these in Captivate. As you know, Captivate has two different video features : Slide Video and FLV Object (details here ).

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Two weeks with Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

About two weeks ago Captivate 10, now labeled Captivate 2017 was released. Captivate 9 was the first release which could be used on retina screens. However to record a Video Demo or a Software simulation you did have to edit the AdobeCaptivate.ini file. Intro.

Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Software Simulations Using Adobe Captivate

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Then, you can develop software simulations that engage your learners with Adobe Captivate easily. This blog is a step-by-step guide for developing software simulations using Adobe Captivate. This can be produced as a video, where user interaction may not be possible.

Two weeks with Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

About two weeks ago Captivate 10, now labeled Captivate 2017 was released. Captivate 9 was the first release which could be used on retina screens. However to record a Video Demo or a Software simulation you did have to edit the AdobeCaptivate.ini file. Intro.

I am a newbie in Adobe Captivate. Are there any resources to get me started?

Adobe Captivate

The community portal has tons of blogs and videos for a newbie to get started on Adobe Captivate. We have curated some posts and videos and arranged them progressively for you to learn Captivate. We have listed down few high-level topics that span across most of Captivate’s features. Creating projects in Captivate – Learn how to create a responsive and non-responsive project. For a list of all videos, visit [link]. Happy Captivating!

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

What is the 2017 release of Adobe Captivate? The 2017 release of Adobe Captivate empowers you to leap ahead with a smart eLearning design platform that does the heavy lifting of creating responsive eLearning content. Transform* legacy Adobe Captivate non-mobile courses into fully responsive mLearning content. courses created with Adobe Captivate 8 and 9. Who should use the 2017 release of Adobe Captivate? All Adobe Captivate users must activate their products.

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Secrets of Timeline(s) in Captivate – Intro

Adobe Captivate

Happy New Year 2017 to all Captivate users! Quite a while ago I wrote an article about Timeline secrets in Captivate 5: Tiny Timeline Tidbits. Timeline panel, in collaboration with the Timing Properties panel is at the core of the Captivate application(s). Intro.

E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

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When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. So to get a clear picture, let’s see the various formats supported by Adobe Captivate 9, Articulate Storyline, and Lectora 16.

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Connection Error in Slide Video

Adobe Captivate

There has been some threads in user forum about the connection error which learners get in Slide Video. Some background Info: When you insert video into Captivate as Slide Video, it by default is configured to be progressive download. In both these cases, slide video is supposed to work well – you should not be seeing a “connection error&# message. You can freely check whether your SCORM package is correctly working with video on scorm.com ( here ).

Captivate Library

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Adobe Captivate 4 , Captivate library. Captivate accepts high quality images, animations, FLVs, audio files etc. Captivate keeps track of all your resources to allow you to use it the next time. Now let's look at the key features the Captivate library provides -.

Nearly Instant Download & Playback of Captivate Files Online

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People often ask me about Captivate file sizes and how to optimize the learner experience accessing online content. By the way, if you're new to YouTube videos - you can click that 360p button to see a higher definition version of the video

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A Few Great Captivate Tips

eLearning Weekly

I ran across some great Captivate tips over the past few days. Here’s a neat trick for drawing attention to an object on the screen in a Captivate simulation. Ever want to give a learner several levels of feedback when they’re attempting to complete a task in a Captivate simulation? Publishing Adobe Captivate files on YouTube. YouTube is the number one video sharing site and a great place to post educational videos and how-to tutorials.

Adobe shows off Captivate 4 and the Adobe eLearning Suite

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At the Adobe Learning Summit in San Jose, November 10th, Adobe showed several exciting new features from the next version of Captivate and from the up-coming eLearning Suite. Adobe Captivate ‘Next’ I have been beta testing Captivate 4 for several months, so I was pleased to be invited by Adobe to the Adobe Learning Summit in San Jose on Monday 10th November. AIR review tool Perhaps the most exciting new feature in Captivate 4 is the AIR Review feature.

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Adobe RoboHelp 8: eLearning & Help Join Forces

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by Kevin Siegel When I teach my RoboHelp class , one of the RoboHelp features that most excites my students is RoboHelp's ability to import eLearning lessons published by Adobe Captivate. " Instead of a topic in RoboHelp going on and on for paragraph after paragraph, why not simply explain the concept in a few sentences and then let the Captivate video do the talking? Insert the Captivate video into the topic by choosing Insert > Adobe Captivate Demo.

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Easily Add Flash Interactions to eLearning

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SWF) to insert into your elearning. Since Captivate 5 has, questionably, limited support to AS3 only, these ineractions are not for Captivate 5, but they work great with Captivate 4, Articulate , Atlantic Link, and others. Don’t worry: no Flash is required.

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Creating PDF Forms

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Publish your SWF videos in a PDF directly from Adobe Captivate. by Sally Cox    PDFs are everywhere, and forms are still one of the most popular PDF types.

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Adobe Presenter 7.0.7 is HERE with ActionScript 3.0 Support

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Using the Insert SWF button , you can supplement your Presenter projects with software demonstrations and interactive simulations created with Adobe Captivate 5 and 5.5. Presenter , eLearning , Captivate , Connect.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? You can create interactive videos with clickable links, table of contents, search, embed quizzes and it supports both Flash and HTML5. Captivate Version 6.

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Featured Online Classes

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Adobe Captivate 5: Essential Skills. During this live, interactive two-day and instructor-led class, you will get an introduction to Adobe Captivate 5 and learn the core, essential skills that will help you create killer eLearning lessons. Adding animation and Flash Video. Publishing as SWF and other formats  Instructor: Kevin Siegel.

Camtasia Studio vs Adobe Presenter: Working with PowerPoint Presentations

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The recording process stops and a video of the entire presentation is created.   The video automatically opens in Camtasia Studio and is inserted on the Timeline. All you have to do at this point is use the excellent tools found in the Studio to enhance the video as you see fit.   Once you've finished enhancing the video in Camtasia, you need only choose  Produce and Share  so your eLearning lesson can be consumed by your learners.

Development Tools - Should I Cut Out the Middle Guy?

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Almost every course involved using Flash for interactive elements (animations, games, quizzes, simulations, video, etc.). I will note that I will keep Captivate in my toolbox , as it is more effective for developing software/application simulations than building them from scratch in Flash. Of course any sims developed in Captivate (also SWF files) can easily be included, or launched from, a course developed with Flash.