Convert Flash Courses to HTML5 Efficiently in 3 Steps

Cinecraft

On January 1, 2021, Adobe will be laying Flash to rest. The fix is simple, convert your legacy Flash courses to HTML5. As I’m sure you’ve heard, Adobe Flash will no longer be supported by Adobe as of January 1, 2021. It means there are hundreds or thousands of learners at your company that will no longer receive your compliance, product, sales, safety, business process, or any other mission-critical training your organization has to offer.

Flash To HTML5 Course Conversion: To Outsource Or To Do In-House?

eLearning Industry

Your existing eLearning courses in Flash have to be converted into HTML5 for ensuring compliance to latest web and mobile standards. Make an informed decision for getting Flash to HTML5 conversion done in-house or through a vendor. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development Outsourcing eLearning Outsourcing Flash to HTML5 Responsive eLearning Design

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Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

Adobe Captivate

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Migration From Flash To HTML5 – Warning: You May Be Losing Money

Adobe Captivate

If you are reading this, you have decided to adopt mLearning or mobile learning and are evaluating an efficient way to migrate your legacy Flash content to HTML5. However, there are several issues that you must be aware of as you move forward with migration from Flash to HTML5. How To Make A Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. I quote these two from my earlier article 8 Tips To Convert Flash To HTML5 That Will Help Your Business.

Is Your Training Still Relevant? 9 Key Reasons For Modernizing Your eLearning Content

eLearning Industry

eLearning Design and Development Compliance Training eLearning Content Development Flash to HTML5 Free eLearning eBooksDigital learning has been a key delivery modality for organizations when it comes to training their employees. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

Adoption of mLearning or mobile learning triggers the need to plan for migration of your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 so that they can run seamlessly on tablets and smartphones. In this article, I am sharing a toolkit you can use to successfully migrate from Flash to HTML5. Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. Besides, a majority of the latest browsers are compatible with HTML5. Compliance courses.

Migration From Flash To HTML5 – Warning: You May Be Losing Money

EI Design

If you are reading this, you have decided to adopt mLearning or mobile learning and are evaluating an efficient way to migrate your legacy Flash content to HTML5. However, there are several issues that you must be aware of as you move forward with migration from Flash to HTML5. How To Make A Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. I quote these two from my earlier article 8 Tips To Convert Flash To HTML5 That Will Help Your Business.

Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

EI Design

Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones. In this article, I will begin the challenge that you face (existing Flash courses that are not supported on most mobile devices), the way forward (how to migrate your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 that supports multi-devices including Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones).

Transitioning from Rollover Objects to HTML5

Adobe Captivate

The Issues: The evolution to HTML5 has created a need to convert projects to HTML5 compliant works. Rollover captions like mine are all Flash specific and in need updating to HTML5 compliance. Rollover objects did that with Flash, but now we have a need for HTML5 buttons (or maybe not). If you run the preview as HTML5 in a Web-Browser, then all is good. The post Transitioning from Rollover Objects to HTML5 appeared first on eLearning.

HTML5 content enters new era

Aptara

HTML5 content enters new era. As has been widely reported, the W3C group has upgraded HTML5 to a finished recommendation, meaning the features of the language have been locked and developers working on Web browsers and software alike have solid targets to aim for with their functionality inclusions. This is a significant moment for the Flash alternative and brings up inevitable questions about what to do next.

SCORM and HTML5 File Manager [New Feature]

learnWorlds

SCORM and HTML5 packages are an essential part of professional trainers, instructional designers and experienced educators who want to offer high-quality e-learning courses. It is a standard for e-learning professionals and LMS to provide courses in SCORM or HTML5 compatible exports. To make your life easier, we have released a better way to manage SCORM and other multimedia files such as HTML5 on LearnWorlds. What is HTML5 Multimedia Packages? HTML5.

HTML5 offers best solution for multichannel content delivery

Aptara

HTML5 offers best solution for multichannel content delivery. HTML5 advantages. There are many advantages to using HTML5 conversion, rather than a native app, to distribute digital content through mobile applications whether it is business PDF documents, eBooks or another type of material. HTML5 renders content across all digital devices. TechArk Solutions recently highlighted some of the reasons why HTML5 gives businesses a competitive edge. Content Compliance.

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know

Aptara

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know. In 1996 Macromedia first introduced the Flash Player, developed to play videos, animations, and audio and to support enhanced interactivity in web browsers. Over the years web browsers matured and so did Flash Player, which became the most widely used plug-in to play multimedia elements on a web page. Soon Flash became a source of frustration for the world’s largest technology companies such as Apple, Google, and Facebook.

Adobe Captivate: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

company, you can learn everything you ever wanted to know about Section 508 compliance online. If you are working with Canadian companies, you should familiarize yourself with the Canadian compliance laws. Note: To access Flash files using a screen reader, users must have Flash Player 9 or later installed. When a screen reader encounters content meant for Flash Player, the screen reader notifies the user with audio, such as "Loading.load done."

Tom Kuhlmann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

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. Often they expect that what worked in Flash should work the same in HTML5 and that’s just not the case. That’s not the case with HTML5.

TOM KUHLMANN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

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. Often they expect that what worked in Flash should work the same in HTML5 and that’s just not the case. That’s not the case with HTML5.

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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  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). And you will learn how to publish your lessons for the widest possible audience including how to output both Flash (SWF) and HTML5 (so that your lessons will play on such mobile devices as the Apple iPad).

5 myths about future-proofing your elearning

Sponge UK

Flash content will become impossible to access in the future. All HTML5 content is equal. Some courses, including compliance modules, will need updating when rules or regulations change. Here are three cases where updates are required due to content or technology issues: Technology – Flash-based course with up-to-date content and learning design. A well-designed Flash course could fall into this category. Mobile has always been a weakness for Flash.

Paradiso Solutions presents its Top 10 eLearning development companies for 2020

Paradiso

With Paradiso, one of the best eLearning Development company, you can be sure that you will get rapid course development , Mobile Learning compatible content , Gamification based assessments, Simulation-Based Training, Custom Course Creation, Induction Training hours, Compliance training and Content-Based on Training activities. Outputs in CBT, FLASH, SCORM, HTML5 etc. It lets you produce HTML5, SCORM-compliant content, among other features. .

Here’s an Easy Way to Update an Old Course Without the Source Files

Rapid eLearning

In a previous posts, we looked at how to copy text from old Flash courses and how to transcribe them using into new slides. How to Convert the Course to HTML5. Example: Course Converted to HTML5. Then I published in HTML5. It’s definitely a good solution for a lot of the old compliance training that needs to go from Flash to HTML5, or if you need to update a course and don’t have the source files.

Things to Consider Before Investing in eLearning Development Tools

Hurix Digital

These courses, can, therefore, help organizations save money, time and resources when training new recruits, improving compliance or implementing employee skill upgradation programs. Flash (SWF files) created a revolution when it was first introduced in the use of graphics and interactive elements; however, it suffered a setback thanks to current trends in eLearning systems and gradually lost relevance. Now it may be that you already have some online courses in Flash.

Extended Enterprise and Your Learning Management System

Absorb LMS

This has been most evident in our industry’s quick response to the demise of Flash at the beginning of the decade; where LMS innovation had previously been associated with a glacial pace, cloud computing and the new reality of mobile interfaces written in HTML5, saw a change in attitude to how more responsive road maps and faster development cycles were being perceived by LMS vendors.

Extended Enterprise and Your Learning Management System

Absorb LMS

This has been most evident in our industry’s quick response to the demise of Flash at the beginning of the decade; where LMS innovation had previously been associated with a glacial pace, cloud computing and the new reality of mobile interfaces written in HTML5, saw a change in attitude to how more responsive road maps and faster development cycles were being perceived by LMS vendors.

Convert PPT to SCORM: Top Tools to Convert PowerPoint Into SCORM Packages

Hurix Digital

Select the file format ( Flash or HTML5 ), check the generate SCORM 1.2 Mentioned below are the features of this converter – Allows you to easily create high-impact web presentations and eLearning courses with SCORM compliance from your PowerPoint files.

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Convert PPT to SCROM: Top Tools to Convert PowerPoint Into SCORM Packages

Hurix Digital

Select the file format ( Flash or HTML5 ), check the generate SCORM 1.2 Mentioned below are the features of this converter – Allows you to easily create high-impact web presentations and eLearning courses with SCORM compliance from your PowerPoint files.

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7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

However, we see that compliance training now ranks first in the content areas delivered on mobile devices. Compliance training is usually dry, repetitive, and boring. Think “flash cards” for mobile knowledge transfer, short, easy to digest videos , and you can be sure employees will be grateful that you’ve taken into consideration how they prefer to consume content on their devices. Photo by NordWood Themes on Unsplash.

3 Best Tools to Develop Web-based Training (WBT) Courses

CommLab India

Storyline is widely used to convert Flash-based e-learning content, which cannot be accssed on most Smartphones and tablet PCs, into the mobile-compatible HTML5 format. The software can be used to retain most effects of Flash. You can use Storyline to publish technology-enabled learning content to Flash, HTML5, and Articulate Mobile Player (AMP), a native app available in both iOS and Android flavors. How can you develop a good web-based training (WBT) material?

Paradiso Solutions presents its Top 10 eLearning Content Development companies for 2018

Paradiso

With Paradiso, one of the best eLearning Development company, you can be sure that you will get rapid course development , Mobile Learning compatible content , Gamification based assessments, Simulation-Based Training, Custom Course Creation, Induction Training hours, Compliance training and Content Based on Training activities. Outputs in CBT, FLASH, SCORM, HTML5 etc. It lets you produce HTML5, SCORM-compliant content, among other features. SHIFT² runs contents HTML5.

How to Publish SCORM Content in Adobe Captivate

LearnUpon

It also removes the ability to publish flash content as flash is now dead. Output Format: Here you can choose to publish your SCORM as Flash (SWF), or HTML5, or both. If you publish to Flash (SWF), your learners can view the course on their desktop computers. If you publish to HTML5, your learners can view the course on iPads and mobile devices. For example, where a learner doesn’t have access to the content through the Flash Player in a browser.

5 Features of a Responsive Design eLearning Authoring Tool

gomo learning

Responsive design is supported ‘behind the scenes’ by HTML5, the code used to design web pages. 2) Responsive Design is Supported by HTML5. Responsive design is made possible because of HTML5 , also known as Hypertext Markup Language. HTML5 is essentially responsible for the way a page runs. It allows elements like audio, video, and navigation to work smoothly, without requiring extra plugins like Flash. The latest browsers support HTML5.

5 Common Myths About eLearning Authoring Tools Busted

gomo learning

Authoring Tool Myth #3: HTML5 Courses Don’t Look as Good as Old Flash-Based Courses. Flash was once the long-standing favorite for eLearning developers thanks to a combination of interactivity and high graphical quality. Modern browsers, smartphones and tablets all consume HTML5 by default. Authoring tools that output HTML5 can now produce highly interactive and visually stunning courses, with rich animations, gesture support and beautiful graphics.

eLearning: How to Pick an LMS

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

An LMS can be used for a variety of different tasks--internal training, performance tracking, compliance maintenance, policy awareness, and employee feedback. Things like file format (Flash vs. PDF, PowerPoint vs. Spreadsheet) can make a difference in what systems are a potential fit. Does the LMS support HTML5 versions of SCORM?

Fantastic Five: Know Your E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

Adobe Flash. Adobe Flash is very useful when you want to create complex animations and videos. If you want to build a course with interactivities such as flip books, drag and drop, sliders, match the following, puzzles, scenarios, or simulations , then Flash can be your go-to solution. Below is a screenshot of an interactivity developed in Flash. Compatible with HTML5. Can partially support compliance to ADA/Section 508. Offers HTML5 compatible output.

Announcing the Flawless Integration of iSpring and DigitalChalk

DigitalChalk eLearning

iSpring, a suite of innovative eLearning authoring tools, has recently completed compliance testing to ensure that any iSpring created SCORM content will seamlessly integrate with DigitalChalk. Perfect support of mobile devices is provided by the innovative combined Flash + HTML5 format, responsive design and FREE mobile apps.

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Oil and Gas downsizing: Training on a budget

Obsidian Learning

When you use a rapid authoring tool (such as Articulate Storyline or Adobe Captivate), changing content is much easier than when you use Flash. And for mobile learning, HTML5 is quickly becoming the way to go. HTML5 is an open technology for developing engaging content that can be deployed across a wide spectrum of devices. There are several HTML5 tool options available: Adobe Captivate , Articulate Storyline , Claro , gomo learning , and our very own Obsidian Black.