How to Convert Your Test Bank to Different LMS Formats

Hurix Digital

In this blog, we explore more about test banks, their benefits, why should educational institutes outsource their test bank conversion and the process of converting test banks to different LMS formats. There are various test bank formats available.

MADCAP FLARE: Hyperlinks vs. Cross-References

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you look on Flare’s Insert ribbon, you’ll see one icon for Hyperlinks and another icon for a less familiar feature, the Cross-Reference. Also in the image below, notice that the topic has both a hyperlink and a cross-reference that seem to do the same thing: link users from one topic to another. The only solution is for you to change each hyperlink to a page reference by hand, which doesn’t even bear thinking about. by Neil Perlin.


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Insights in a Nutshell: Converting Instructor Led Training into Engaging Online Learning Experiences

Infopro Learning

Converting your training materials into an online learning format is one of the most effective and easy ways you can remove training barriers for your employees. The good news is there are many ways organizations can convert the content from their ilt sessions into online learning.

How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?


Cook raised an interesting question at the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals' Group " How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?" Several professionals in the Learning industry want to convert their f2f courses into an eLearning format. In my opinion, they have convert their traditional courses to an electronic format. The question that will be raised is "What eLearning format is best for me"?

How to convert your PowerPoint into online courses with isEazy


You’ve perhaps had the same idea regarding other corporate presentations and documents that you have in the same format. Why not take advantage of the knowledge that is already documented and convert PowerPoint into online courses with it?

Ultimate Guide to Lesson Plans: Example Formats & Plans

Academy of Mine

A perfect lesson plan format ensures that all the elements essential for designing unique lesson plans are readily available and can be used as per your requirements. . To make it easy and smooth for you, we explain different lesson plan format ideas in this guide.

7 Reasons Why You Must Convert Flash Games to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Between 2014 and now, a large number of tech platforms have converted multimedia elements, games in particular, to HTML5, signaling an end of the Flash era. 7 Reasons Why You Should Convert Flash Games to HTML5. Converting games from Flash to HTML5 makes them more mobile-friendly.

Articulate Storyline: Formatting Responses in Descriptive Assessments

CommLab India

Step 2: Create two variables (used to store the response after converting to lower case and upper case). Step 4: Add references to the variables lowercase and uppercase by placing each variable between two % symbols. In this way, you can format learners’ responses to short or essay type fill in the blank assessments. You can even convert the responses to Camel Case (capitalize the first letter of each word in the response).

4 Tips to Convert Training Presentations into Engaging Online Courses

CommLab India

We often come across references such as ‘Death by PowerPoint’ and ‘PowerPoint Poisoning’, criticizing the bulleted lists and standardized, boring look of PowerPoint decks. With organizations now looking to convert classroom training material into online courses, how can we turn boring training presentations into engaging self-paced online courses ? eLearning Design Converting ILT to Online Courses

9 Formats of Performance Support Tools (PSTs)

EI Design

For any business, Performance Support can be offered using multiple formats and tools. Interactive PDFS for converting lengthy documents into user-friendly styles. Webcasts and Podcasts for easy, downloadable reference to watch/learn on-the-go. The variety of engaging formats for Performance Support appeal to different learner profiles and is an instant reckoner for most learners. The post 9 Formats of Performance Support Tools (PSTs) appeared first on EIDesign.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 2: Convert and Create Content

Your Training Edge

In regard to converting existing content, the task is not as simple as dumping pages into an online learning management system or content builder application. “Wandering” content is somewhat more acceptable in traditional learning materials, because typically participants take the written materials with them as references. You can develop content in a brief format by trying to keep each frame to 70 words or less.

Converting Short Term Memory to Long Term

Ed App

In this process, the information is stored, transformed, and reorganized with new reference points. The post Converting Short Term Memory to Long Term appeared first on EdApp Microlearning Blog. Learning and memory are closely linked.

Responsive eLearning with Captivate 2017 – Part 13: Converting non-responsive projects to responsive

Adobe Captivate

In this Part 13 of 14-part blog series, let’s learn how to convert your non-responsive projects to responsive. With the new Fluid Box responsive workflow in Adobe Captivate 2017, you can convert a non-responsive Captivate project created using version 8, 9, or 2017 to a fully responsive project. To learn more about the guidelines and best practices for converting the projects from non-responsive to responsive format, refer the following blog posts: Guidelines Part 1.

Give Your Service Technicians An Edge With Online Training Formats

CommLab India

Technicians can access past webinars converted to e-learning modules when they need clarifications or to refresh their knowledge. Interactive PDFs on specific topics can be included in online courses to act as a handy reference. The market for consumer electronics is growing at a rapid rate. Competition is intense with companies vying with each other to sell the best products to consumers. Apart from features and value for money, customers demand efficient after-sales service.

How to Convert XML to ePUB – A Step-by-step Guide

Hurix Digital

XML refers to Extensible Markup Language, which is essentially a text-based markup language derived from SGML (Standard Generalized Markup Language). The XML format cleverly executes data storage in a format that is both machine and human-readable. Why convert from XML to ePUB?

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10 Benefits of Converting PDF to ePUB

Hurix Digital

And since all this is not possible with content in a PDF format, it builds the case to convert your PDF content into eBook format that is PDF to ePub. To give some context, eBooks, when they first came into being, were mainly available in the static PDF format. The ePUB format helps to overcome these limitations. What is ePUB Format? It is an open-source format and over the period, it has evolved with the changing technologies.

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mLearning Content Types - Level 4: Reference

mLearning Trends

Level 4: Reference Materials & Static Content NOTE: This is part 5 of 7 in a continuing series; please see earlier posts for more background information. Level 4 formats include content typically considered “reference” or supplemental material; it is not specifically learning-oriented, though it often accompanies ILT events or online learning courseware. This is an ideal format for organizations creating large volumes of content for their employees to access remotely.

Converting classroom training: Adapting live performance for the small screen

Learning Pool

So we can adapt a play for the small screen, but we need to consider the strengths and weaknesses of the new format. The same goes for converting classroom training to elearning; you’ll need to make yourself familiar with what’s possible and what’s been proven to be effective.

5 Questions to Ask Before Converting Classroom Content to E-Learning

CommLab India

It might seem that converting classroom training to e-learning is quite an easy task. It is often assumed that as most of the subject matter already exists, you only have to put it in an authoring tool, publish it to a compatible format and upload it online. Converting classroom content to the online format involves various considerations such as format of the course, technology support, and a resource person. How much to convert?

Understanding Image File Formats

TechSmith Camtasia

But, which image file formats do you need? Other more advanced image editors (such as Adobe Photoshop) offer additional formats like.psd,psb,bmp,eps,raw, to name a few. The main difference between all of these image formats comes down to two things: compression and compatibility. Lossy images, which can be described as image formats that do not store a perfect copy of the original image and thus have smaller file sizes. Proprietary Formats.

Before You Convert ILT to eLearning Do These 6 Things


Convert ILT to eLearning. There is not a definitive metric for converting ILT seat time (the amount of time it takes a learner to complete the training) to eLearning seat time, but a general rule of thumb is every hour of ILT converts into 30 minutes of eLearning. You may use some voice-over narration, but there are alternative formats to convey information to consider, such as scenarios, stories, and games. Classroom activities can be difficult to convert to online.

Converting Text Variables to Number Variables – The Articulate Storyline Way

CommLab India

For a recent project, I had to convert text variables to number variables. Input the JavaScript code in the window; this will convert your text variable to a number variable. Step 4: Reference the Variable. Now we have to address the converted variable, i.e., the number variable. For that, you can go to “Insert”, click the “Reference” button and select the number variable.

Top 10 Benefits Of Converting Your Instructor-Led Training To eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Today, several organizations are planning to convert their Instructor-Led Training (ILT) to online training (eLearning or mLearning). In this article, I highlight the top 10 benefits of converting your Instructor-Led Training to eLearning. Converting Your Instructor-Led Training To eLearning: 10 Benefits. Next, let me outline the top 10 benefits that you will see as you convert your ILT/Instructor-Led Training to eLearning.

A Step by Step Guide to Convert PowerPoint Presentations to E-learning

CommLab India

Start converting your existing PowerPoint presentations used in classroom training sessions to e-learning courses pepping them with animations, audio, interactivities, and assessments. This blog provides you a step-by-step guide to convert your PowerPoint presentation to an e-learning course – right from organizing the content to uploading the course to a Learning Management System (LMS). Convert the PowerPoint to E-learning Using the Tool & Thoroughly Test the Output.

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How to Quickly Convert PowerPoint into HTML5 Online Courses Using iSpring

CommLab India

You can convert your PowerPoint presentation into different formats, such as video, PDF, and XPS, with just a few clicks. However, if you want your PowerPoint deck to be compatible with a Learning Management System (LMS), you need to convert it into SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model). Let’s see the steps involved in converting PowerPoint decks into HTML5-based online courses using iSpring.

How to Easily Convert Large Manuals into Engaging E-learning Courses

CommLab India

Most organizations first start e-learning by converting their existing classroom materials and training manuals. This blog shares 6 simple steps for converting a large manual into an interesting online course. Gather all relevant material to be converted. You need to analyze what has to be converted and how much of each. You need to remember that converting an entire manual into a single e-learning course will not result in effective learning.

5 Simple Ways to Convert Content into eLearning Material


The main task revolves around converting (tons of) faculty discipline-related content into the new eLearning platform. The remaining faculty is intensely aversive to the notion of converting their hard-researched “notes” (eLearning translation: content), into something that can be downloaded (shudders). How do you motivate the professors to convert their content (as simply as possible) into eLearning courses?

Stop! Before You Convert ILT to eLearning Do These 6 Things


Convert Classroom Content To eLearning. There is not a definitive metric for converting ILT seat time (the amount of time it takes a learner to complete the training) to eLearning seat time, but a general rule of thumb is every hour of ILT converts into 30 minutes of eLearning. You may use some voice-over narration, but there are alternative formats to convey information to consider, such as scenarios, stories, and games.

The DIY Guide to Converting Existing Content into an eLearning Course

SHIFT eLearning

Those new to creating eLearning courses will find this post useful in answering their questions and providing them with a checklist of things to consider during the process of converting existing content, which goes far beyond simply transferring content to an online format. Designers should refer to Bloom’s taxonomy , a theory that relates to the classification of different levels of cognitive learning. Step Three: Choosing the Course Format.

Reasons to Convert eLearning Into Micromodules

Ed App

It can also be used as a part of formal training when quick references are appreciated by trainees. The digital format of microlearning is ideal for just-in-time (JIT) learning approach, where the training assets are made available at the point-of-need. The post Reasons to Convert eLearning Into Micromodules appeared first on EdApp Microlearning Blog.

Code of Conduct Training – Challenges in Converting Manual Resources to Online Training

CommLab India

Converting manual resources into e-learning courses comes with its own set of challenges. This is especially true of a Code of Conduct course.The conversion can succeed only if you can plan on the instructional design process you will use for the new course, choose the most appropriate parts of the existing ILT content, involve the right SMEs, and think of ways to incorporate the ILT into the new format while ensuring there is no inappropriate conversion.

How to convert a project into a Hard copy in Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

This acts as a reference guide in case learners wants to brush up their knowledge later. So let’s see how to convert an Articulate Storyline project into a Word document to take advantage of its benefits. . Content from the slide layers is also exported in the screenshot format. These options will help you convert the project into handouts. Let’s explore these options and see how you can publish the course to each of these formats in Storyline.

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Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

Adobe Captivate

You can refer to my earlier articles that provide insights on how you can successfully plan your migration from Flash to HTML5: Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration. How To Convert Legacy Courses Into HTML5 The Right Way. You can also evaluate the trending new formats like: Learning apps. Blog Discussions eLearning blog Content Migration discussions Flash flash convertion to html5 html5_vs_flash

Why L&D Professionals Should Know Data Visualization

Dan Keckan

Data visualization refers to converting machine-readable, abstract information into a visual format that can be understood by humans.

Don’t Just Transfer Classroom Training to E-learning – Transform!

CommLab India

When you convert these PowerPoint presentations as they are, you miss all the activities that facilitate better knowledge transfer, leading to gaps in the content. Identify the best format. This is important as the format of your online learning course will depend on how your learners will access the training material. Conduct a thorough analysis to determine which of these training assets need to be converted to e-learning courses.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Digital Audio Basics

The E-Learning Curve

and converting that amplitude into a binary number. When recording voice-over narration, capture all of your audio at 16 bit, 44.1KHz, in mono using the WAV format in Windows, Au format for Unix-based systems (like Linux), and AIFF for Apple Mac. References : Nowlan, D. Tags: digital audio file format Audio content development cognition content production process educational media technology in education podcast authoring podcast

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Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

TechSmith Camtasia

You may have heard the phrase video codec when referring to video files. It can digitize and compress an audio or video signal for transmission and convert an incoming signal to audio or video for reception. What are the different types of video formats?

7 Essential Content Conversion Services to Digitize Your Business

Hurix Digital

A simple solution to mitigate this problem is to convert your content into a digital format. Using digital conversion techniques, you can convert all your print content into digital documents and store either on the cloud or on your own server. What is content conversion?

Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content


Authoring tools refer to web-based e-learning and are designed for particular styles of learning, file formats, delivery platforms, production workflows and eLearning standards.

Designing job-aids

ID Mentors

This brings us to some very important points – one, you need to understand the material very well in order to create effective reference material. Identifying what needs to be referred. It serves as a ready reckoner and eliminates the need to refer to a separate document.

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