How to Copy Text from Flash Courses When You Don’t have the Original File

Rapid eLearning

Many of you have to convert old Flash courses to HTML5. But adding text from the old course isn’t as easy because most Flash courses don’t allow selecting text to copy and paste. Here are a couple of simple ways to copy the text from old Flash e-learning courses that you can add to updated HTML5 e-learning courses without having to retype everything. Use OneNote to Convert Text from Image for Flash to HTML5 Courses.

eLearning: How to Pick an LMS

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When pricing an LMS, keep in mind that the number of users who will access the LMS will likely affect your licensing costs. Things like file format (Flash vs. PDF, PowerPoint vs. Spreadsheet) can make a difference in what systems are a potential fit. Does the LMS support HTML5 versions of SCORM? by Ashok Sharma    Picking a Learning Management System (LMS) to host your eLearning content is a crucial, but often overlooked, step in the eLearning development process.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

We talked about some of these tools in two of our previous blog posts, 5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads and Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions , but I have now put together a wider list of authoring tools that can both help you convert your legacy content and which can also be used to develop new, mEnabled content for delivery to iPads and tablets. Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS. Swiffy converts SWF files to HTML5.

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Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

We’ve presented some cost-effective options below to help you get started. Flash animations can be published as videos and imported in the HTML/Lectora framework. This method allows the previously developed Flash animations to be reutilized, leading to sizeable cost-savings. Another option could be to use the Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS , which allows output to be created in Flash and published for HTML.

Part III : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Along came the internet and duplication, packaging and shipping costs gave way to low-cost digital delivery on the internet. Adobe Flash started as an internet player that eliminated browser incompatibilities and provided simple animation. Flash’s poor performance on mobile devices and security issues led to its phasing out to a simpler HTML5 development/delivery environment. Part 3 of Part 4.

Part III : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

Along came the internet and duplication, packaging and shipping costs gave way to low-cost digital delivery on the internet. Adobe Flash started as an internet player that eliminated browser incompatibilities and provided simple animation. Flash’s poor performance on mobile devices and security issues led to its phasing out to a simpler HTML5 development/delivery environment. Part 3 of Part 4.

Ten tips to build interactivity

eFront

Adobe has had to address HTML5 issues and, no doubt, will embrace the issues posed by the up-and-coming Tin Can. Articulate – The Storyline product is proving popular but is still closely allied to converting PowerPoint into Flash. Lectora will publish both Flash and HTML5 for Apps and rendering through iPads and smartphones. This hosted solution appears to be weak on HTML5 and doesn’t have a clear Tin Can upgrade path – yet.

You (Probably) Have the Technology

Rob Hubbard

The trouble with many author tools is that their main publishing format is Flash, which as you know, Apple don’t support on their mobile devices. Author tool vendors are increasingly embracing HTML5 publishing, however, typically this will only support a sub-set of their functionality and you will be limited by users needing the very latest browsers to run the content. There are many free and low-cost quiz building systems available.

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How Rapid Authoring Tools Meet Evolving Online Learning Needs

CommLab India

This methodology used tools such as Flash and Dreamweaver to create highly interactive e-learning courses with stunning visuals and great animations. Demand for low cost courses. Instead, they now seek utilitarian courses that satisfy their learning needs at a lower cost. An increase in development times and the need to hire programmers will impact the cost of the development.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

The availability of cost-effective resources to facilitate wide collaboration (including open source software that enables wikis, discussion groups, chat and even web conferencing) presents the chance for organizations to reconsider the effectiveness of the performance support being offered to their people. Flash will still have an impact (at least in the area of mobile learning). Instead, my belief is that the discussion will be much more around rapid, low-cost content creation.

Signs of a Good Interactive E-learning Software

CommLab India

Organizations need to develop a large number of e-learning modules quickly and at a low cost. These stringent requirements cannot be fulfilled using Flash and other tools, which require specialized skills to work with. All of these factors make these highly cost effective and thus favorable for all practical purposes. Hence, organizations are increasingly relying on interactive e-learning software to expedite the online training development process.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

I agree the HTML5 tools used for mobile development are improving with each and every quarter but it will take a year or more for these capabilities to begin to match the native experience. Prediction #4 - Flash Falters, HTML5 and ePUBs Gain in Popularity. Part of this shift was driven by the fact that Flash-based content actually didn’t perform/behave well on most Flash-enabled handsets and tablets especially when the content was local rather than on a server.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

Costs and quality will vary. For vendors creating standalone apps for the masses on a variety of offerings or new product lines, costs will need to be significantly lower, otherwise it will not be successful. Costs will vary, again lower price points are needed. HTML5 support – sorry Flash fans . Low cost. Claro enables true HTML5 output.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions. Flash. Adobe Flash technology has supported the delivery of multimedia content for nearly twenty years. Three popular eLearning formats rely on Flash technology: SCORM, xAPI (Tin Can), and video. That’s one reason why the decline of Flash technology, which Adobe will cease to support in 2020, is a concern for anyone working in the eLearning industry.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Without trust, employees become what Judy Bardwick, in her article titled “The High Cost of Mistrust,&# calls actively disengaged. Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash - eLearning Technology , May 6, 2010 Earlier this year I questioned why there was Still No Flash on the iPhone and iPad. It’s become quite clear that Apple (Steve Jobs) is going to block putting Flash on these platforms. Also watched a great way to insert an Engage.swf file as a Flash object.

Creating Value in e-Learning Part 1: The Problem

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Development costs influence WBT design. When businesses consider training an expense that marginalizes profit, it is natural for the organization to search for the best low cost solution. In a profit-or-loss paradigm, one would agree that “best” cannot include anything that increases time, cost or effort. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool.