7 Reasons Why You Must Convert Flash Games to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Adobe Flash ruled the internet for a long time. However, owing to glaring security gaps, performance, and stability issues that Flash games presented on mobile devices, a need for change became more pressing. The advent of HTML5 – the open web standard – with versatile native multimedia features offered the alternative needed for a departure from Adobe Flash. What is Flash? Related Read: Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5.

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. What is HTML5 and why is it used? Released in 2014, HTML5 is the 5 th and the latest version of Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML). Why should you convert Flash to HTML5?

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Mobile Learning Solutions with Flash to HTML5 Conversion – Case Study

Swift eLearning Services

Company’s Outline: A prominent e-commerce company having a diversified experience of providing fast moving goods to its customers approached us to convert their existing Flash courses into HTML5. Let’s see a case study where we have successfully exhibited the legacy content conversion services.

How to Convert your Content from Flash to HTML5?

Hurix Digital

In 2017, Adobe had made a formal announcement stating that by 2020, the company would no longer support the flash player plug-in. Google and Microsoft too have announced their intention to disable the plug-in in their browsers by early next year, thus bringing the curtains down for Flash. What exactly is Flash? Flash is a multimedia software by Adobe, which is used to produce animations, desktop applications, and mobile games and applications. What is HTML5?

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. The fix is simple, just convert your legacy courses to HTML5. So if you have some existing Flash courses that your learners still consume, here is my path to an efficient conversion process.

Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

In 2017, Adobe made a formal announcement stating that from 2020 the company would no longer support Flash. These Flash files could be viewed on browsers using a Flash player, and on the PC using some third-party applications. Following the announcement by Adobe, major browsers including Google and Microsoft followed suit and announced that they would disable the plug-in in their browsers by early next year, thus, bringing down the curtains on Flash.

Best Content Authoring Tools for Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Hurix Digital

The advent of Hypertext Markup Language 5 (HTML5) is rapidly changing the world’s digital landscape. As HTML5 technology emerges to be the preferred choice for rendering videos online, the world has slowly started bidding goodbye to Adobe Flash. With HTML5 establishing its prowess, we now have a superior and more versatile technology to play videos online without sweating about downloading compatibility issues, or time wastage.

Quick Tips for Large-Scale Flash to HTML5 Migration

Hurix Digital

Why the rush to convert Flash to HTML5? Adobe has announced its decision to stop supporting Flash at the end of the year 2020. What this means is that if your eLearning courses contain Flash animations, they will no longer work. You can still salvage your Flash eLearning content by converting it into HTML5. Adobe Flash was once the trusted tool for creating eLearning content. Besides, Flash was created for the PC era.

Why Is Online Learning Moving from Flash to HTML5?

Hurix Digital

This blog talks about reasons online learning is updating the content from Flash to HTML5. There are a host of tools, software, programming languages available to developers to choose from, but when it comes to creating interactive online learning solutions, the choice usually narrows down to two alternatives – Adobe Flash and HTML5. Also, with Flash slated to be discontinued by the end of 2020, there is an urgent need to convert Flash-based content to HTML5.

Quick Tips for Large-Scale Flash to HTML5 Migration

Hurix Digital

Why the rush to convert Flash to HTML5? Here are some quick tips for large-scale Flash to HTML5 migration. Adobe has announced its decision to stop supporting Flash at the end of the year 2020. What this means is that if your eLearning courses contain Flash animations, they will no longer work. You can still salvage your Flash eLearning content by converting it into HTML5. Besides, Flash was created for the PC era.

An Overview of HTML5

Integrated Learnings

Apple's recent refusal to support Flash is the latest of many headaches web developers have had to endure as the web has matured but standards have been slow to respond. I mentioned this to a Flash developer at lunch today and I could see the frustration in his eyes wondering how he's going to meet the needs of his customers who use iPads. Standardizing these headaches so that web development is more consistant across all web-based devices is the goal of HTML5.

How to Prepare for the End of the Flash

Magic EdTech

This is nowhere more visible than with the 2020 mandate to end flash support.For edtech companies and ed publishers, it’s a case of “objects in mirror are closer than they appear.”. These organizations have been developing Flash content for education since Macromedia offered Flash 1.0 In 2017, Adobe formally announced that it would no longer support the Flash player plug-in. Companies will not be able to use it in its Flash form and No! What exactly is Flash?

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Flash to HTML5: Do it like a Pro with Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Google’s decision to block Flash in its browser has made it necessary for organizations to convert their existing Flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5. Many wonder if they will need to recreate the whole course using HTML5. Many e-learning authoring tools available in the market give you HTML5 output with very little recreation efforts. You can use these templates when you want the same guided-learning approach as your Flash-based course.

Latest HTML5 convert: YouTube

Aptara

Latest HTML5 convert: YouTube. Ever since Apple made the calculated decision that its devices could get by without Adobe Flash, the pressure has been on for content providers to find a new way forward. As a language that does not require a plugin to display correctly, HTML5 has stepped up to take that mantle. Now, large companies are changing their programming guidelines to incorporate the language.

Flash Is Dead! Long Live Flash for E-Learning!

ATD Learning Technologies

The.swf file, the exported Flash object that plays in the Flash player in your browser, has been my friend for a long time. Indeed, I’ve been using Flash for my web e-learning projects since 2009. That was Flash version 3.0. Since then, I’ve programmed and built using Flash 3,4, 5, MX, MX 2004, 8, CS, CS2, CS3, CS4, CS5, CS6, CC, CC 2014 and now CC 2015. No doubt, I love Flash. HTML5 or Flash—Which One Has Wider Appeal?

HTML5 – The Force Awakens

Ideaon

We have had a more than a year of HTML5 now. HTML5 (with CSS) is what makes it happen and It has quickly become the creation weapon of choice. Here are the 7 fruitful reasons to incorporate HTML5 in e-learning: 1. HTML5 has the capability to provide content adaptability to all screen sizes. HTML5 flies solo. HTML5 has become a universal working standard with its worldwide presence in the industry. HTML5 creates a flexible and clean way to program.

Life After Flash: Giving Your Flash-based eLearning New Life

Brella

After serving for twenty years, Flash is settling into a well-earned retirement. A Brief History of Flash’s Demise. Steve Jobs dealt the killing blow in 2010 with his famous “ Thoughts on Flash ” essay. Once Apple declared that they were getting off the Flash bandwagon, it was only a matter of time before other industry leaders followed suit. Implications of Flash’s Downfall. But mobile is just the tip of a seismic Flash problem for the training community.

Using the Pros and Cons of HTML5 to Enhance E-learning

CommLab India

The Learning industry is talking a lot about HTML5 these days. However, HTML5 has cons along with its much talked about pros. As learning experts, we can use even the cons of HTML5 to benefit e-learning. Pros of HTML5 – How They Support E-learning. If you are planning for a ‘light’ version of online courses without heavy graphics and videos, HTML5 is the best option. Confused about Flash, HTML5, and the conversion? Learning Technology HTML

Converting Flash to HTML5: Switch Now Before Support Ends

gomo learning

It’s the end of an era: the once common Adobe Flash format will be discontinued on December 31 2020. If you haven’t yet moved all of your learning content over to HTML5, now is the time. Converting Flash to HTML5 might seem like a major challenge. For employees, the main benefit of HTML5 will be the ability to access eLearning on any device, wherever they are. HTML5’s wider support and flexibility ensure that users aren’t restricted to learning at a desk.

5 Eternal eLearning Trends That Have Stood the Test of Time

Adobe Captivate

APIs (Application Programming Interfaces). Basically these programs have built-in instructions for applications to talk to each other, so that the content is compatible and platform-independent. Flash to HTML5 Conversion. Flash is dead. But, Flash didn’t die all of a sudden. It wasn’t long before Flash was the gold standard of eLearning courses, but that was before eLearning professionals realized the magic of HTML5.

Lectora to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into Engaging E-learning

CommLab India

In my previous blog, we have seen how to convert your PowerPoint presentations into e-learning courses using Adobe Captivate. In this post, we will see how to convert PowerPoint presentations using another widely used rapid authoring tool – Lectora Inspire. Step 01: Choose the PowerPoint presentation you want to convert to an e-learning course and delete unwanted slides , if any. We need basic programming skills, to create them.

How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware)

eLearningMind

In 2010, Steve Jobs singlehandedly started one of the biggest–OK, maybe the only–software feuds by stating that Apple products wouldn’t support Flash, citing reasons like a high fail rate, lag time, and the overall unnecessary nature of the platform. It was Jobs’ opinion that Apple users wouldn’t miss out on any multimedia just because their devices didn’t support Flash. percent of websites used Flash for multimedia applications.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

More and more organizations with eLearning programs in place are feeling the need to move towards mLearning, and we believe that Tablet Learning can be a smooth and easy way to initiate this shift. Converting existing eLearning to Tablet Learning can be relatively easy, and with many tablets having display areas similar to desktop PCs, content repurposing is often minimal. Flash animations can be published as videos and imported in the HTML/Lectora framework.

How to Pick the Best Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-Learning Courses

CommLab India

A legacy e-learning course refers to an online course developed using Flash, Dreamweaver, XML/HTML, JavaScript or earlier versions of rapid authoring tools. Hence, instead of junking old legacy courses, you should convert them so that they are on par with the recently developed courses. Converting a legacy course to the latest HTML5 can be a tricky process. Most authoring tools in the market support responsive or HTML5 features.

London transportation website enhanced by HTML5

Aptara

London transportation website enhanced by HTML5. With the help of HTML5 conversion , the interactive features and flexibility of mobile apps can be incorporated into websites as well, providing consumers with more choices and a consistent experience across platforms. London transportation system modernizes website Transport for London (TfL), London's public transportation system, recently updated its website by converting to HTML5, Computer Weekly reported.

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from One ID Challenge and HTML5 Authoring Tool Review

E-learning Uncovered

HTML5 Authoring Tool Review. I started writing and talking about HTML5 and its potential impact on elearning about a year and a half ago, and for the first year, one of the major obstacles was the lack of tools that output to HTML5. But no doubt helped along by the no-Flash limitation on iPhones and iPads, today’s software market looks quite different. You can see the slides on Scribd , and there are several other HTML5 presentations from the past year in that channel.

E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?

eLearning 24-7

Ability to convert various types of video formats to other video formats. That it is not a good idea to have multiple programs open while you are saving and publishing your video. Flash vs. HTML5. I am seeing many vendors still offering the ability to output screen recording and video to flash. Less vendors are offering the HTML5 output, which seems to be strange, especially as more e-learning vendors as a whole are jumping right in.

Three Smart Steps for Success in 2018

Artisan eLearning

Inventory your learning programs. Don’t forget, Flash is indeed going away and will be replaced by HTML5. If you have any legacy Flash e-learning courses that fall into the KEEP or UPDATE category, they will need to be converted to HTML5 in the near future to ensure they continue to work properly on modern browsers. To learn more, see our Learning Solutions Magazine article on the Death of Flash. Looking for a fresh start to the new year?

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Do You Evaluate Your Training?

Enyota Learning

To ensure that your training is delivering the desired impact, you need to evaluate or re-evaluate your training programs to gain insights on what real and measurable impact the training has made. Also, try not to build training using dying technologies like Flash. Convert your courses built in Flash or using Flash components to HTML5 and give your learners an optimum learning experience. Evaluate Training Program Evaluate Your Training

Legacy eLearning

CourseArc

For example, Adobe Flash , which was once popular for eLearning content, is now incompatible with most mobile devices, including Android and iOS. Even desktop browsers such as Firefox block Flash content by default and users may struggle to keep Flash up to date. Most of these tools force developers to be dependent on a specific vendor or program. So, what can instructional designers do to convert legacy programs to modern eLearning?

How to Make Workplace Safety Training Modules Future Ready

Kitaboo

Create Interactivity with HTML5: Adobe’s Flash Player will become obsolete by next year, as the company has announced that it will stop updating and distributing the Flash Player at the end of 2020. So, content creators now have to migrate to open formats such as HTML5. After this announcement, organizations around the globe are hurrying to convert all their Flash-based content to HTML5.

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. It is important to understand your online course requirements and a few things about eLearning development tools, what they are, what they do and how they interact with other programs. First, what is the course customization that you require within the confines of your training program? Overview.

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from My Presentations

E-learning Uncovered

HTML5 Authoring Tool Review. I started writing and talking about HTML5 and its potential impact on elearning about a year and a half ago, and for the first year, one of the major obstacles was the lack of tools that output to HTML5. But no doubt helped along by the no-Flash limitation on iPhones and iPads, today’s software market looks quite different. You can see the slides on Scribd , and there are several other HTML5 presentations from the past year in that channel.

The Content Conversion Cause - Abhijit Kadle

Aptara

Since the advent of e-learning, Macromedia products were popular, and enormous quantities of content were generated using platforms like Director and Flash. Director died alongside CD-ROMs, taking Shockwave with it, but Flash hung around. . As long as there was a need for animation, interaction, and engagement to be delivered over the web, Flash survived, mainly because authoring platforms meant for e-learning couldn’t provide the required sophistication. Flash to HTML5.

5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online

DigitalChalk eLearning

Custom converters like SlideAlloy , Movavi , Wondershare and others will enable you to turn your PowerPoint into a video (Most of these tools function as add-ins in PowerPoint, giving you an extra tab when you open the program). Convert your file to HTML5 or Flash. You can also convert your file to a more flexible format such as HTML5 or Flash. HTML5+Flash can also be downloaded on all devices and in all browsers.