How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

TechSmith Camtasia

Video file size can be tricky and the concept of reducing video file size has many technical variables associated with it. You may want to reduce file size to more easily send to your co-workers, or complete your upload to YouTube quicker.

How to compress PowerPoint presentations and reduce picture file size

BrightCarbon

Including high-quality images and videos often adds hugely to audience engagement, but it also adds file size. Here are five ways to compress PowerPoint file size for easy emailing and speedy running of your presentation. Method 4: Use the correct file types.

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How to Reduce the File Size of your eLearning Images

LearnUpon

Do you find that the file sizes of your courses are huge? To overcome this you need to reduce the size of the mixed media elements within your courses. One quick way to achieve this is to use image compression to reduce the size of the images you are using. . File size.

How to Play the eLearning File Size Game Without Losing Quality

eLearning Brothers

Have you ever had to play the File Size Game? The game we play is when we decrease course file sizes to load faster for your learners without losing quality. You might want to have a file size game plan. File Size Game Strategy.

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Adobe Captivate

File size could be an important consideration in creating eLearning contents especially in cases when it has to be put on websites or blogs. I was going through few discussions on web about file sizes best practices in Adobe Captivate. adobe captivate file size.

Reducing File Size for E-Learning Media

E-learning Uncovered

Some of these photos had a file size of 10MB or higher. Imagine building an e-learning course with dozens of photos this size–the course size would cause all sorts of problems with the students. Optimizing your graphic, audio, and video files will help reduce the size of your e-learning courses. Resizing pictures or videos on the slide doesn’t change the size of the underlying file. The downside of optimizing media files?

Balancing image quality and SWF output size in CP 5 – 1

Adobe Captivate

Some captions and parts of images might have a dark background when published in CP5 with slide quality set as JPEG. In this two part blog series we look at information that you can use in Adobe Captivate 5 to parallel decide the quality of an image and the SWF file size and bring forth the differences between the publishing of images in CP 4 and CP 5. Keeping the file size reasonably low with high resolution images can be quite a challenging task.

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Daily Bookmarks 07/25/2008

Experiencing eLearning

Mark Siegriest is trying to find the best audio settings to balance sound quality and file size. The most surprising finding in this is that at the lowest bitrates, the file size actually went up, not down. 32kbps was the smallest file size in his sampling. So basically from what I can see there is no point in ever going below 32kbps as you're gaining filesize and losing quality.

Adobe Captivate: Two-Bits for the Best Rate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Constant Bitrates (CBRs) produce smaller file sizes. By contrast, Variable Bitrates (VBRs) tend to produce audio with a higher, more consistent quality level than CBRs, but the VBR file sizes will be larger than CBRs. by Kevin Siegel.

How to Compress your eLearning Videos

LearnUpon

Videos files are typically large and bulky resulting in slow upload and download times, not to mention full hard drives. However, there are some simple tactics you can use to reduce the size of your video files. . Why reduce the file size of a video? Sound Quality.

Do You Hear That? It’s Your eLearning Course Sounding Better

eLearning Brothers

Quality audio is more important than you realize. There are several things you can do on your own to secure better quality audio without having to spend loads of money. Lastly, how you export your edited audio can make a difference in its quality.

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Adobe Captivate 5: Two-Bits for the Best Rate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Constant Bitrates (CBRs) produce smaller file sizes. By contrast, Variable Bitrates (VBRs) tend to produce audio with a higher, more consistent quality level than CBRs but the VBR file sizes will be larger than CBRs. by Kevin Siegel.

ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Publishing to Video

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Video files are self-contained.   Under Size and Quality, there are a few choices: Dimensions. This is where you can select a size for video from a drop-down menu. If video size is not a factor, you can go as high as full 1080p HD for nice quality.

Why You Should Always Compress Your Video Courses

learnWorlds

While video files are getting higher in resolution (quality) internet speeds can’t keep up with the demand. Shorter video file size also means faster loading time and less buffering for your students. A good compression software can lower the size of a video by half.

ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Publishing to Video

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Video files are self-contained.   Under Size and Quality, there are a few choices: Dimensions. This is where you can select a size for video from a drop-down menu. If video size is not a factor, you can go as high as full 1080p HD for nice quality.

Frame Rate: A Beginner’s Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

Even though the video is technically of higher quality, it starts to look unnatural because the blurriness of fast-moving objects is part of how we view things in the real world. More information means bigger digital files.

The Best (WordPress) LMS Hosting

LearnDash

In our particular situation, we needed to have a demo site delivering mock-courses using the LearnDash software – we had to find a hosting services that was capable of handling larger file sizes and active users.

Making elearning look good on retina displays

SmartBuilder

A previous blog post discussed the importance of optimizing graphics, which could seem contrary to what I just said, but with an easy trick, we can make graphics look good on retina displays, while still optimizing file size. Select JPEG as the optimized file format.

e-Learning Best Practice: How to Make Sure Your System Works

Gyrus

The course itself can be created in any quality content authoring tool capable of publishing SCORM and/or AICC compliant content. First is the file size of the course itself. This is the number you see when you look (in Windows Explorer for example) at the zip file after you have published your course. The size of your course is going to affect everything downstream because it tells you just how much “water” you are trying to pipe down the hose!

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ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Publishing to Video

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Video files are self-contained.   Under Size and Quality, there are a few choices: Dimensions. This is where you can select a size for video from a drop-down menu. If video size is not a factor, you can go as high as full 1080p HD for nice quality. You have two sliders for Video and Audio Quality that ranges from Low to Very High. There is of course a tradeoff between quality and file size. by Kal Hadi, COTP.

Compressing Media in Your E-Learning Authoring Tools

E-learning Uncovered

In my last blog post , I shared the basic reasoning behind optimizing your e-learning media files and how to reduce file size using external tools. In Storyline, click the link in the Quality link in the Publish dialog box to access the compression settings.

Using Video in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

A big challenge when using video is to keep a high-level of quality but not have the files size too big. They are worried about security and the quality of their video. Video is really taking off in the eLearning world and can add to the effectiveness of content.

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7 Best eBook Converters for Bulk Conversion

Kitaboo

Kitaboo allows you to convert your PDF documents into ePUB3 and Mobi/KF8 eBooks with various interactive features such as video links, external hyperlinks, audio files and more. Supports batch conversion with high quality. File size limit is 25MB. File size limit is 10 MB.

Software Training With E-Learning: Ways To Create Effective Training Within Available Means

G-Cube

For one, the learning content created with images and text has smaller file size and thus can be disseminated easily – even if learners are using hand-held devices to access the content or have limited or slow internet connections.

Using Video in eLearning Part One

ICS Learning

A high quality, well-polished video with compelling material will draw learners in, evoking a sense of expertise and dramatically increasing your ability to capture their focus. Video is a learning game changer.

How to Choose the Best Images for Your e-Learning

Trivantis

Clipart photos are tempting because they generally have a small file size, but they also don’t resonate as much as real photos do. If you can’t find photos that fit your e-Learning, high quality vector images and silhouettes are the best alternatives. Stop filling space!

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Image Optimization and Enhancement for Faster, Clearer, More Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

Image optimization is the process by which high quality images are provided in the right format, resolution, and dimensions while minimizing the size of the image file. Image optimization and enhancement improve image quality and speed of download.

Tips to Convert E-learning to HTML5 Seamlessly with Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Take into consideration the different screen sizes of the devices learners will access their learning on, while deciding the onscreen elements (HTML5 courses can be accessed on any device such as desktop, laptop, iPad, tablet, or any other Smartphone).

Delivering content in multiple formats – A common publishing challenge?

Magic EdTech

All these resources can be offered in the following content formats: PDFs : This format is rather common but requires that publishers reduce file size. MP4 : This is a digital multimedia file format that is widely used to stream videos online.

How to Optimise Video Content in Your E-Learning Courses

Capytech

Quality is essential. While the above remains true, it is also true that poor quality videos are a big turnoff for learners. Take professional advice when determining the resolution for your e-learning videos, but don’t immediately assume the highest quality is the best.

Adobe Captivate 7: Publishing Video Demos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I'd be surprised if any Captivate developers reading this article haven't published at least once via File > Publish. You can also select Media from the options at the left and publish as a video file. As with a cptx project, you still choose File > Publish.

5 Best Practices of creating an eLearning Video

Wizcabin

Structure your information into bite-sized chunks. To achieve an effective learning program with videos, you should consider segmenting your video content into bite-sized chunks that can easily get absorbed.

Adobe Captivate 5.5: Lowering the Size of Published SWFs

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Fortunately, adding interactivity to a lesson does not negatively impact the size of the published SWF. There are some things that you can do while working in Captivate that may lower the size of the published SWF. In that case, you can lower the size of the SWF when you publish.

Instructional Design Questions? There’s an App for that! …You need to check it out.

Kapp Notes

It seemed appropriate for performance support and it keeps the file size small, as this is a native app. This gives all the apps a wonderful consistency and quality, but it makes it more difficult for publishers.

Adobe Captivate (2019 release) and Smart video recording – Webcam + Screen

Adobe Captivate

Create studio-quality HD videos as you simultaneously record your webcam and on-screen content with just a few clicks. Most of the time you won’t need to do anything other than click the Publish You can use this dialog to name your file, and to select a destination location.