Top Authoring Tools to Convert Adobe Flash courses to HTML5

Swift eLearning Services

As the support to FLASH ended, Here are the top best authoring tools to convert flash to HTML5 eLearning and facilitates an effective conversion process.

Tips to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into an eLearning Course Using Articulate Storyline 360

Swift eLearning Services

Prior to the emergence of current eLearning rapid authoring tools, eLearning training modules used to be made in Adobe Flash. Much before that – for considerably a longer time – PPT was widely used for training programs.

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How to Convert Flash-Based Websites to HTML5 Right Now!

Hurix Digital

Over the years, Adobe Flash-ActionScript and HTML-JavaScript-CSS based development have been used as two of the main approaches for websites and other front-end web-based applications. Many devices do not support Flash websites. A Flash-based website affects your search rankings.

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

Hurix Digital

It needs to be converted to a more suitable format such as SCORM using a PPT to SCORM converter. Why Do You Need to Convert PPTs to SCORM? PPT files have very limited LMS support. The Best Tools to Convert PPTs Into a SCORM Package.

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

Hurix Digital

It needs to be converted to a more suitable format such as SCORM using a PPT to SCORM converter. Why Do You Need to Convert PPTs to SCORM? PPT files have very limited LMS support. The Best Tools to Convert PPTs Into a SCORM Package.

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How to Convert Flash courses to HTML5 Efficiently

42 Design Square

Are you looking for effortless conversion of your flash-based elearning to HTML5? Can there be a one-click conversion of Flash courses to HTML5? The answer requires you to classify your Flash-based Elearning on criteria of the elearning development tools used to create it in the first place. Flash SWF Course files created Using Bespoke Adobe Flash FLA: Mostly, these cannot be quickly converted to HTML5 elearning.

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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. This is the very reason why we avoid Flash with our quiz creator and through our superior video encoding technology convert Flash-based videos to HTML5, ensuring that all the multimedia included in your quizzes run across multiple platforms and mobile devices.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning - Mobile

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. This method allows the previously developed Flash animations to be reutilized, leading to sizeable cost-savings.

Free: PowerPoint to Flash in One Click

Take an e-Learning Break

Free PowerPoint to Flash converter promptly creates web-friendly Flash (.SWF) PPT,PPS,PPTX,PPSX) keeping its visual parameters, animation effects and slide transitions, audio narrations, video and Flash objects after conversion. iSpring Free works within PowerPoint, transforming it into a fast and easy Flash authoring tool. SWF) movies from your PowerPoint content (.PPT,PPS,PPTX,PPSX)

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PowerPoint – The King of eLearning Tools?

eLearning Brothers

Most of the new authoring tools either use PPT as their backbone or offer the ability to import slides. Interface creation, navigation buttons, LMS tracking, and testing abilities are then typically added to the PPT functionality. I “grew-up&# in eLearning world using Director/Authorware and then moving into Flash/HTML (PPT was “off-limits&# ). Using these new tools meant that I had to start using PPT. Everyone has PPT.

Three Takeaways Today

eLearning 24-7

PowerPoint is not E-Learning and shouldn’t be used as your course tool/development – For whatever reason, there are people who have been around online learning for years, who still see PPT as a means for the creation of content – i.e. courses. PPT is boring.

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3 Rapid E-learning Myths Busted

CommLab India

This web-based course creation methodology helps companies convert their classroom materials into online courses quickly, in an effective manner. Online courses are developed just by transferring content from PPT files. However, this doesn’t mean the PPT files can be published online, as they are, using a rapid authoring tool. Developers of online courses need to address this shortcoming when they convert PPT files, used in ILT sessions, to online courses.

Free screen capture and recorder software

Take an e-Learning Break

ActivePresenter can record a presentation and convert the file to a number of different formats including AVI , WMV , MPEG 4/MP4, Flash, HTML, interactive AJAX, or document formats ( PDF , DOC, PPT ). I am evaluating ActivePresenter , a screen capture and presentation creation tool designed for eLearning. The standard version of the software has more features and is $250 until August 1.

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Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

Missing lines in graphs - The PPT graphs sometimes don’t convert properly to Flash, leading to missing lines. If your project uses relatively less graphs, then converting the graphs to images and importing them into Articulate can be an effective solution. Font styles - At times, ‘bold’ or ‘italics’ text in the PPT doesn’t appear the same way after publishing in Articulate. c) Press CTRL+Enter immediately before that word in the PPT. (d)

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Progress on Management Training Program

eLearning Blender

Due to budgetary restrictions I am limited to Power Point in combination with a PPT to Flash Converter as my authoring tool. This has actually gone surprisingly well and I am having a hard time figuring out what the major authoring tools out there have over power point when it is used with a Flash Converter. So far the only hiccups I came across along the way was finding a good ppt to flash converter.

eLearning tips from Tom Kuhlmann

eLearningArt

Is it possible to build an interactive (and attractive) course in PPT? . What impact has PPT-based authoring tools on the training industry? It opened the doors to organizations that needed online training but couldn’t afford custom programming or in-house Flash programmers. It doesn’t come with its issues, especially the organization that only converts boring slides into boring elearning.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 5: Presenter

CommLab India

Facility to convert PPT files into web-based courses easily. Presenter 360 allows you to convert PPT files into good technology-enabled learning materials , thanks to the following features: A simple, user-friendly interface that can be mastered in no time. Option to publish your web-based courses to Flash, HTML5, and Articulate Mobile Player (AMP), a native mobile app available in both iOS and Android versions. Welcome to the fifth post in a series of fourteen.

PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

After uploading your presentation, you can edit settings, share on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, download as either a Flash or a PPT file, or convert to a video. SlideBoom is by the same people who make  iSpring converter, which I have previously written about (and liked).  You can also add a poll or survey question slide as well as individual video, URL, document, PPT, and photo slides.

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Live in NY! It’s Kineo…

Learning Visions

My biggest problem is Apple’s war on Flash. As we evolve in our eLearning journeys, we often follow this path: “convert this course” (when you’re just getting started, you need to get it online) “make it look better” (I see that my course could look better. Convert the course Provide a structure for the course. Wednesday, November 10, Kineo hosted a live workshop in New York on rapid eLearning in the Enterprise.

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Rapid eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Of course, they were more looking at PPT conversion tools. Most of these fit into the PowerPoint + Audio and most convert to Flash for delivery. Rapid eLearning Tools Satisfaction from the eLearningGuild Research reported Feb 2007 - Course Authoring and Rapid eLearning Tool Satisfaction See also Software Simulation Tools. Page update Mar 2008. When the above graphic was taken, it shows the overall satisfaction reported by eLearningGuild members about various tools.

How to Use an E-learning Company to Develop Training Assets

CommLab India

Typically, if there is a how-to guide or a checklist in PDF format, this content is converted into a Podcast so that it becomes easier for employees if they want to make use of their driving time, to brush up their knowledge. Webinars: Webinars are seminars delivered online by a subject matter expert or training manager, using a PPT presentation. Live Webinars can be converted to on demand webinars using authoring tools such as Adobe Presenter. .

20 Frequently Asked Questions About E-learning Rapid Authoring Tools

CommLab India

It is one of the most crucial decisions you must make to successfully convert your ILT material into e-learning courses. What is the ideal tool to convert a PowerPoint presentation into an e-learning course with limited interactivities? Answer: The ideal tool to convert PowerPoint presentations to interactive e-learning courses is Adobe Presenter, a PowerPoint add-in. What is the ideal tool to recreate existing Flash-based courses?

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

PowerPoint – Ability to integrate or use PPT in your courses. Some vendors push heavily on PPT, implying that a great WBT is really a PPT converted to Flash. Flash output – still red hot. SaaS – while desktop still rules, SaaS is slowly gaining converts. Flash isn’t going anywhere, except maybe the route of leaded gasoline. Here is a news flash: It’s not true.

Shifting to Adobe eLearning suite - reuse your existing eLearning content

Adobe Captivate

The original Articulate presentation is never modified; a copy of the presentation is converted and opened in Adobe Presenter. Adobe Presenter supports most Articulate Presenter data, including Flash, audio, and quiz information (as long as the Articulate Presenter assets folder is available). In PowerPoint, open a presentation (PPT or PPTX file) created in Articulate Presenter. Choose a name and save location for the converted presentation.

How to create an online course in TalentLMS

TalentLMS

You can: directly upload a video, record a video through your webcam (no software required), paste the URL of a YouTube video, enter a search term and pick a YouTube video from the results, upload a PowerPoint presentation and have it automatically converted into a video. You can add PowerPoint (ppt, pptx), MS Word (doc, docx), Excel (xls, xlsx), and Adobe PDF (pdf) files. TalentLMS will automatically convert the files to a format appropriate for your eLearning course.

Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

PPT format, though highly popular, is not really suited for mobile devices. The more feature-packed the deck, the more difficult to export your content as video, Flash or HTML5. With such an add-on you are free to share your slides as video, HTML5 or Flash. iSpring offers a PowerPoint to HTML5 converter as part of its free solution. iSpring Suite ) give you the option to export the slides into a combined HMTL5+Flash format.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

eLearning 24-7

Is it PowerPoint converted to Flash? Microsoft Word converted to Flash? An alarming rate of “get the content up now, ASAP&# regardless of what it looks like, instructional design is typically tossed out the window, especially when the ID, CD or whomever is tasked to create is handed a stream of documents in Word or PPT or some other form. PowerPoint or Word converted to Flash, instant, virtually no add-ons, i.e. additional learning objects.

May Edition: E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

For some people WBT is merely sticking a PPT online converting it to Flash and whalla – a new course. Thus the ILT vendors are saying to themselves, we are still committed to instructor led training, but we will dip our toes into the water, enabling people to upload a PPT or something similar and train people online through a web conferencing device. Tributes are meant to be something special. A way to recognize the past of someone or something.

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Articulate 360 – Animation and Interaction Abilities of Storyline 360

CommLab India

Studio 360 – A tool to rapidly convert PPT files into online courses. Related Posts Articulate 360 – Easy Authoring Features of Storyline 360 Top 10 Authoring Tools for Developing Simulation Based E-learning – Part 1 How to Create Section 508 E-learning Course Using Flash. Welcome to the second post of the fourteen blog series, What’s Hot with Articulate 360?

Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning 24-7

Transitions, Animations, Views – I am fine using it once, but again, new product-new version, so why I am still seeing PowerPoint within this product to such a point, that TAV are exactly the same as in PPT? Slide Layer, Convert to Freeform, Zoom Region, Record Screen, and all the others are nearly the same as previous version. Same with the flash icon. Who is still using flash, BTW? If you are going to offer Flash as an option, why not HTML5?

Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

is not the only product which has an issue with a 64 bit Windows computer but in combination with PPT 2010, I’m unaware of any other. Library pulls in your video, audio, flash and image files right from your video,image, flash, audio folders on your computer – GREAT IDEA – although I wish they added HTML5. Flash – Add flash to a page, similar issue i.e Initially this review was going to cover both Snap! and Snap!

Articulate, Captivate and Lectora – Do they deserve your praise?

eLearning 24-7

I’ve always found this product to be the top of the line for PowerPoint to Flash course builds. The two biggest negatives IMO, is that it just isn’t robust enough for e-learning developers and its whole focus on PPT into converting to a course doesn’t help. Two weeks ago I got the wonderful opportunity to speak in OZ, specifically Melbourne, Australia. What I found was an extensive group of people hungry for anything e-learning.

Product Review: Mindflash.com

eLearning 24-7

Each PowerPoint slide appears in order, following your PPT order. For example: your first PPT slide is on the timeline then you add a word document, next an image file, another slide (your 2nd one in the deck u uploaded), then audio/movie and so on. ppt slide, quiz, image, etc.). Once you launch the course – the system automatically converts your course into a Flash.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

Innovation abounded and the push to focus on the “PPT to Flash&# angle continued to shine. You get the Flash code – YES – you get the code, which you can do whatever you want with it. While you can continue with their product, you are not tied to them, and thus you can use the Flash code for whatever or whomever, best of all, for those who create courses for clients – and clients who want the code (for whatever purpose) – you can give it to them.

7 Simple Rapid E-Learning Tips & Free PowerPoint Template

Rapid eLearning

It’s free and makes resizing and converting your images super easy. But I don’t do that very often because sometimes it can introduce issues when converted to Flash. Once the file is unzipped, all of the images are available to you in the ppt/media folder. When I’m on the road, I try to squeeze in some informal Articulate jam sessions to answer quick questions or offer a tip or two. For example, I’m going to be in Baton Rouge next week.

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

E-learning Uncovered

And some of the biggest motivation for me came from two pictures that were stuck in the back of the PPT that the client had previously used for webinars: The "safe" side of a fire-safe door that is performing as designed.and the devastation wreaked by a fire on the other side of that same door. But no doubt helped along by the no-Flash limitation on iPhones and iPads, today’s software market looks quite different.

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from My Presentations

E-learning Uncovered

And some of the biggest motivation for me came from two pictures that were stuck in the back of the PPT that the client had previously used for webinars: The "safe" side of a fire-safe door that is performing as designed.and the devastation wreaked by a fire on the other side of that same door. But no doubt helped along by the no-Flash limitation on iPhones and iPads, today’s software market looks quite different.

Adobe shows off Captivate 4 and the Adobe eLearning Suite

Steve Howard

Flash Widgets One of my biggest issues with Captivate as a serious eLearning tool, up to now, has been the limited feature set and the difficulty in extending that feature set. It has long been known that we can add Flash video and interactive swf content into Captivate, but doing so is not as simple as we would like, and there is no easy way to communicate data between the imported content and the host Captivate movie.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

What do you think about holding getting answers and converting this into the big question for February on Learning Circuits? In India, we have a dedicated team who actually convert our ideas and design using the tools. Dedicated graphic designers and Flash programmers were available for some projects, but not all. No needs assessment, no functional spec, no design -- just get that ppt deck going and slap some e-learning together.