PowerPoint 2010: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In previous versions of PowerPoint, converting presentations to movies  could be a bit of a laborious task.   Do a run-through of your presentation to make sure there is an adequate amount of time between slide transitions and any animation effects you may have added and make any necessary changes. Using this method will allow you to make a movie from your presentation in which the video will play. by AJ George.

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Custom Effects in Advanced/Shared Actions

Adobe Captivate

Almost 8 years ago I posted this article on my personal blog: Editing Motion Paths and Using Custom Effects. . Since that time Effects have been improved a lot, advanced and shared actions can make life much easier. When those problems are solved, I will post a published movie.

Live Webinar: Creating effective learning videos in 7 easy steps

Limestone Learning

“ Clipper, movie, picture ” by Bokskapet is licensed by Pixabay. We'll be teaming up with Lambda Solutions Wednesday, June 12 to host another informative webinar: Creating Effective Learning Videos in 7 Easy Steps. Share her seven steps for creating an effective learning video.

New version of Camtasia for Mac bends time and space

TechSmith Camtasia

Use your smartphone or a digitcal camcorder to shoot some video in front of a solid-color backdrop (pick a wall or get a $30 backdrop ), apply the new remove a color effect in Camtasia, and make the backdrop disappear. Use clip speed to achieve a time-lapse effect.

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What can Hollywood teach you about making your Elearning AWESOME?

eLearning Brothers

Ever wondered why movies are so expensive? Ever sit through the credits at the end of a movie? We probably all have, now that every superhero movie puts a teaser at the end. Why do they need so many people doing so many “strange” jobs to make a movie?

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Effective Training Visuals—Add a Spark of Interest


Here’s the sixth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. Today, we spend millions gathering in darkened movie theaters to watch similar stories.

Ender’s Game–The Darker Side of Video Games for Learning

Kapp Notes

Since that time, a movie has come about but I think the book, Ender’s Game, is much more powerful than the movie. Movie poster from Ender’s Game. I listened to the audio version of the book and liked it so much, I bought a hard copy.

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How to Reduce Flash-to-HTML5 Conversion Costs

42 Design Square

That might prove to be penny wise and pound foolish, if the learning requirement demands a more efficient and effective solution. Collate all previous versions of storyboards and audio recording scripts.

The big mistake in elearning

Making Change

Here’s a short presentation that includes: The one powerful change that will make our elearning a lot more effective. To see a bigger version on YouTube, click the movie when it’s playing. Here’s a Flash version.

Tips For Creating Video-based Content And Choosing The Right Technology To Support It: Getting The Value Advantage Of Video-based Learning


From the silent-motion pictures of the bygone era, to the digitally enhanced special effects of today – films have always created a lasting impression on audiences. Getting the views from an expert is a very effective way of including useful insights on any topic.

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Understanding/Using System Variables – part 2

Adobe Captivate

Here the focus is on that very special category ‘ Movie Control ‘ It is special because those variables cannot be inserted for viewing in a course. Essentially Captivate will lead to a movie, not to a sequence of slides which is typical for a presentation. Intro.

5 Training Horror Stories for your Halloween pleasure


In this post, we’re going to celebrate Halloween in our own way , by going to several horror movies and looking at how they relate to actual corporate training nightmare scenarios (and how eLearning and TalentLMS can save the day). 5) Scary movie. Halloween.

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What is Branch Aware?

Adobe Captivate

So I decided to refurbish that old post, and create a new example movie with CP2019. You have seen a first version of that movie in my recent post about localisation with CSV import. Look at the Advanced Interaction panel of the example movie. Intro.

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Why You Need Audio Descriptions to Make Online Course Videos Accessible

TechSmith Camtasia

You’ve probably watched movies that have embedded audio descriptions, even though you didn’t use them yourself (or even know they were there!). That means the movie has an audio description track that can be turned on as needed. Many movie theaters offer audio description support, too.

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Why Training Needs Video

Learning Rebels

Not only is video time saving, it’s cost effective. Video creation allows you to build a knowledge base faster and more effectively. Versioning is easier. Why create a class when you can create a video that is sustainable and easy to version?

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Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

The ability to make a screencast video can also be used to showcase your creativity when playing games like Minecraft and recreating scenes from movies and/or filming music videos in simulation games like The Sims. There is no paid version of CamStudio. With the paid version, you can.

Two weeks with Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

The existing functionality for multiple decisions in former versions has been preserved: adding decisions, moving decisions, duplicating decisions. This improves efficiency quite a lot, as you will see in the example movie below. Example movie. Intro.

Free images and a great storytelling technique for eLearning


You don’t need a blockbuster movie budget to incorporate some cool techniques from movies. In fact, a lot of what I learn from movies and TV is more about storytelling than special effects. This effect allow you to set the scene first, then introduce your characters.

Free: PowerPoint to Flash in One Click

Take an e-Learning Break

SWF) movies from your PowerPoint content (.PPT,PPS,PPTX,PPSX) PPT,PPS,PPTX,PPSX) keeping its visual parameters, animation effects and slide transitions, audio narrations, video and Flash objects after conversion. It is compatible with any PowerPoint version 2000/XP/2003/2007 installed on a Windows machine. One interesting option is adding YouTube movies into your presentation. Free PowerPoint to Flash converter promptly creates web-friendly Flash (.SWF)

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Why each employee needs a learning path


Each time I saw the movie along my childhood and young adulthood the story somehow got a different meaning. Then you are embarked on a new learning path meant to help you achieve a higher version of yourself and discover new abilities to help you get promoted again, and so on.

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Hint with Delay

Adobe Captivate

We have multistate objects and since a couple of versions a “Delay Next actions… ” command. Example movie. Apply an effect (I used an emphasize effect). Recently in this thread user asked how to control the appearance of a hint caption.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Captivate Version 6. You can add text and images with easy-to-use drag-and-drop feature and use multi-touch widgets to include interactive photo galleries, movies, keynote presentations, 3D objects, and lot more, and publish the eBook. Impatica for PowerPoint Version 5.

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Devlearn conference day one: an exhilarating day

Challenge to Learn

I don’t know what the adoption will actually mean but it sounded like TinCan will be the next version of IACC. Ans it is important it determines the effectiveness of your Learning experiences. John is the producer of many movies, the most famous ones are Titanic and Avatar.

3 Secrets to Creating Better Video

3Play Media

Captions assume the viewer can’t hear, so they include relevant non-speech elements like sound effects and speaker identifications to make it easier for the viewer to understand what is going on. Transcripts are a plain text version of the audio.

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What Pokémon Go Means to the Learning Industry


As per Merriam-Webster, “Augmented Reality is an enhanced version of reality created by the use of technology to overlay digital information on an image of something being viewed through a device (as a smartphone camera).” What Pokémon Go Means to the Learning Industry.

Reflections on Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

In previous versions this dialog box had only 3 items. The existing functionality for multiple decisions in former versions has been preserved: adding decisions, moving decisions, duplicating decisions. This improves efficiency quite a lot, as you will see in the example movie below.

Presentations in the cloud

Clive on Learning

A video with media alongside (typically slides, but could also be Flash movies, Twitter feeds, web pages, etc.). This Facebook version includes a video, slides and a summary of the presentation. And then there are enterprise versions.

Two weeks with Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

The existing functionality for multiple decisions in former versions has been preserved: adding decisions, moving decisions, duplicating decisions. This improves efficiency quite a lot, as you will see in the example movie below. Example movie. Intro.

6 Top elearning trends to watch out for in 2019


And the time saved in elearning development and delivery process will be used in creating more effective elearning strategies. 2019 would see microlearning and user-generated content adapting more engaging versions of elearning.

57 PowerPoint Christmas cards to download and share!


In order to edit the cards, simply: Download your favourite card by clicking the link below the video preview (any trouble downloading, check you have the latest version of your browser. Some earlier versions of IE have trouble with PowerPoint files).

Guides Rule! The Addition of Rulers and Guides to Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

Adobe Captivate began as a rather simple screen casting tool that made Flash-based movies. Its current versions include that core plus a whole lot more. With the new version 9.0.1,

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

Big blockbuster movies – some that will make you cheer and others that you will demand your money back. Design effects. They offer two versions, but this is in reference to the paid version. The free version is very nice, but this is all about the paid version.

The Productivity Activity: A Mom’s Take On The 20% Project

TechSmith Camtasia

I have heard how many students took the 20% project to heart and have come up with amazing project ideas based on their own interests (running a marathon, creating a stop-motion animation movie, organizing a fundraiser, etc.). Pretty simple, but so far, very effective!

20+ eLearning Tools and Resources

DigitalChalk eLearning

Windows Movie Maker. Windows Movie Maker is an easy to use video editing production suite. Quickly add photos and footage from your PC or camera into Movie Maker. Then fine tune your movie just the way you want it. With the newest versions of PowerPoint, you can easily create animated presentations with graphics and voice, as well as creating simple PowerPoint presentations.

Immersive training with 360° learning environments


Judging by box office results, the success of movies as a favorite pastime is still on the rise. It is the more pleasant version of learning on the job as trial and error are part of the process yet have no bearing in actual business results.