Publishing Adobe Captivate Projects: SWF, HTML5, or Both?

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by Kevin Siegel      If you attend our  Adobe Captivate Beginner class , you will learn how to publish projects as SWF (for desktop users) and HTML5 (for mobile users).  While HTML5 may one day completely replace SWF, today is not that day.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Convert Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Steps to Convert SWF to HTML5 . Presently, the HTML5 vs SWF/ Flash debate has all but disappeared, with the former appearing as the clear winner. If you too intend to convert your SWF files into HTML5 and are looking for ways to do it, then look no further.

5 Reasons Why You Should Convert Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

5 Steps to Convert SWF to HTML5 . If you too intend to convert your SWF files into HTML5 and are looking for ways to do it, then look no further. It also frequently crashes, has security issues, drains the battery of mobile devices, fumbles with Stage3D, and is incompatible with iOS.

Adobe Captivate 9 Hot Fix: Update Fixes Several Known Issues

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Adobe recently posted a fix for Captivate 9 that, according to Adobe, addresses the following issues in Adobe Captivate 9. Effects are not played fully in SWF, when the effect duration is less than the default effect duration. Distortion issues (objects with in-built states appearing to jump) that occur when responsive projects containing objects with in-built states are opened.

Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

We have used them for several projects, and have found them very effective for development and simple to use. 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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Adobe Captivate 5.5: Lowering the Size of Published SWFs

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Fortunately, adding interactivity to a lesson does not negatively impact the size of the published SWF. Rather, imported assets such as audio, video and images are the main culprits behind SWF bloat. However, nothing will bloat a published SWF quite like audio. by Kevin Siegel.

How will Flash’s demise affect your SCORM courses?

LearnUpon

And as Flash has been integral to eLearning for over 20 years, it’s retirement will have a significant effect. Flash is the most popular output type, so it’s likely that your courses are SWF Flash-based. SWF courses do not work on certain devices; Apple devices.

How to Record Software Simulation in Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

How do you overcome these problems and train your staff effectively so that they become ready to use the tool? E-learning provides the ideal solution to this issue through “ Watch-Try-Do ” simulations.

Image hit boxes not resizing/repositioning with image animation via GSAP

Adobe Captivate

Initially I thought this might have to be exported as a SWF). Here’s the longer version – I have a slide with two images on it and I would like the user to be able to click on each image to have it enlarge and center in the screen, almost like a lightbox effect. I then had an issue of both images scaling up even though one of them already was, so I changed some things around so that the image will only scale up if the other images are still ‘minimized’ (i.e.

Key update for Adobe Presenter

Adobe Captivate

The release would also enhance the conversion fidelity for various text and shape effects created in PPTX format. Resolved issues where alternative text inserted using PowerPoint was not being exposed to screen readers. We have also fixed issues related to loss of display fidelity when Captivate content would sometimes get imported with incorrect dimensions. adobe presenter , adobe elearning suite , powerpoint to swf conversion.

Tough Choice: Breakpoints or Fluid Boxes?

Adobe Captivate

If you want to publish a project to be accessible from any device, you have to ignore the still available Captivate SWF output! I could have combined the images in a graphical application to have one image for Fluid Boxes, but the different effects and timing didn’t have a workaround.

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Why Dissecting an E-Learning Course Will Improve Your Skills

Rapid eLearning

So instead of using Flash to build a SWF, you’re using PowerPoint to build a SWF. When I published the files, I ran into some alignment issues plus it took a little longer to publish because of all of the extra objects.

Selection in Agile Learning Design

Big Dog, Little Dog

Now that does not mean "lectures" are finished because they can be quite an effective and efficient means to deliver information, ideas, stories, etc. Flash file (swf): Shockwave Flash file. xml file: This is the file that the swf app reads.

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Adobe shows off Captivate 4 and the Adobe eLearning Suite

Steve Howard

On the other hand if the developer does not agree that a change is required, or if he has a question about the feedback, he can type a note to that effect and send that information back to the tester. 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. Widgets are specially formatted Flash swf files that know how to communicate with the host Captivate project.

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2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

True, accessing mobile learning content via a device’s embedded web browser is an effective and useful delivery modality but the experience is generally watered down to what works at the lowest common denominator level. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

in Technology, Innovation and Education, where she studied how new media and emerging technologies can be used to effectively educate children. In a discussion with a LinkedIn connection, the topic of a quicker way to complete an effective performance analysis came up. There were great topics, and some interesting technical issues. Everybody knows about network effects: the value of a network increases exponentially with the addition of each new node.

35 Top eLearning Articles and 6 Hot Topics for March

eLearning Learning Posts

Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010 Collection of articles around how to make effective use of Twitter as a learning tool. Here are some basic technical production tips for producing more effective and watchable video interviews. The links are swf (Flash) files. Using Video in eLearning - eLearning Brothers , March 31, 2010 Video is really taking off in the eLearning world and can add to the effectiveness of content.