eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

Don’t double compress videos – use uncompressed or lossless formats when compressing to FLV format. Encoding videos to FLV. Before using videos in your Flash project, you would need to encode them in a format compatible with Adobe Flash (FLV or MPEG-4). To encode videos into FLV or MP4, the encoder software uses following codecs - H.264, On2 VP6 , and Sorenson Spark. These parameters can then be used to encode videos in target format i.e. FLV, MP4 or F4V.

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Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

TechSmith Camtasia

It can digitize and compress an audio or video signal for transmission and convert an incoming signal to audio or video for reception. This format file was developed by Microsoft for the Windows Media Player.

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9 Free Tools That Help Me Build Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Format Factory lets you convert media from one format to another. However for those who need to convert media from one format to another, it’s a handy tool. For rapid elearning converting to the SWF and FLV Flash formats are important and Format Factory supports this. I mainly use it to convert FLV to other media for easy editing since I can’t find an easy FLV editor. SWF Player. SWF Player lets you view Flash SWF files. FLV Player.

Great FREE Software Downloads

The eLearning Coach

The free version is all you need to quickly convert most file types to the.pdf format. CamStudio can record all the screen actions on your computer, as well as an audio narrative, and create AVI files which can converted to a streaming Flash (SWF) format. VIDEO PLAYERS AND CONVERTERS. FLV Player. If your a multimedia maven, then you need to play FLV files. You can download the free FLV player at CNET. VLC Media Player.

Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

The latest version, Articulate ’09, has some interesting new features like Single-slide Preview, FLV Support, Easy Audio Editor, and Articulate Branding Removed. 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.

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Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Once your training videos are ready, check their file size and compatibility with various players and browsers. Wmv, avi, mp4, mpg, mov, asf, flv, and 3gpare some common video formats. VLC player is compatible with most of these formats. If you can convert heavy videos into the MP4, or avi formats, you can compress them with divx. There are many sites you can host your corporate videos on – for free. You can even host your corporate training videos on them.

Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

Offers the general publish as a mobile video device at 100% – but are they referring to all mobile devices or tablets or portable gaming players? When you move over a video MP4 file onto your page, it converts to FLV video – but when you decide to publish and select video – you can output the entire project as a MP4. Initially this review was going to cover both Snap! and Snap! Empower, but I ran into a major issue with Snap! What was it?

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

CommLab India

If the tool does not support the image, video, or audio format you want to import, you will have to waste time converting them into the required format. Video (Ctrl+Alt+V) formats include SWF, FLV, F4V, AVI, MP4, MOV, and 3GP. SWF: (Shockwave Flash) It contains vector designs, animations, audio, and videos for web browsers using Flash player). Video (ALT+N+V Individually) formats include SWF, FLV, AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, DV, and 3GP.

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