Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

In 2017, Adobe made a formal announcement stating that from 2020 the company would no longer support Flash. It’s a multimedia software which was extensively used to produce animations, desktop applications, and mobile games and applications, during the PC era.

Flash For Mobile Is Dead

Upside Learning

Recently Amit had written about how the eLearning industry and digital media in general has been driven to HTML5 by the rapid adoption of tablet computers, namely the iPad. First, it seems Adobe is continuing development on the Flash plug-in and AIR runtime.

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Mobile Learning – Switch Your Flash Based E-learning Courses to HTML5

Swift eLearning Services

Over the years, the technology has revolutionized and it has created amazing tools and given access to common people. In the earlier era, there is a thought-provoking in everyone’s mind that the computer is used only in multi-national companies and some industries where software employees use it for their business expansion.

Flash to HTML5 Elearning: Costs vs. Benefits

42 Design Square

Adobe Flash reigned almost unchallenged as the elearning media of choice for over more than two decades; its ability to quickly create tweening animations and interactive applications were much valued by instructional and elearning developers. You’ve heard it by now and know that Adobe Flash-based elearning is on its way out and HTML5 elearning is the thing of the future. Flash-based elearning content will not play on all devices and from modern browsers.

Multimedia Wars: Flash or HTML5

G-Cube

The current debate between Flash and HTML5 rests largely on multi-media features. If a media and interactivity rich training course is the need of the day then Flash is a comfortable choice today. The list is getting longer, as HTML5 is an open-source standard.

4 Reasons You Should Invest in Flash to HTML5 Conversion

CommLab India

Have you invested heavily in Flash-based e-learning? Well, you need to convert them to the HTML5 format. The primary reason you should convert your Flash-based courses into the HTML5 format is that these courses cannot be accessed on most mobile devices.

Authoring Tools to Migrate Flash-based Courses to Responsive HTML5 E-learning

CommLab India

More and more companies are switching from traditional delivery methods such as PowerPoint presentations and outdated Flash-based eLearning to HTML5-based eLearning. Thanks to HTML5 technology, learning on mobile is now a reality, lending support to […].

Flash to HTML5 E-learning Conversion: Do You Do It In-house OR Outsource?

CommLab India

Weigh your options for Flash to HTML5 e-learning conversion. Make a comprehensive conversion plan on the resources to be converted and how to make them accessible on mobile devices and browsers. Learning Technology HTML5

How to Convert Adobe Flash E-learning to HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

Despite its powerful features, Flash is not compatible with most smartphones and tablets. With the demand for mobile learning increasing, the incompatibility of Flash with mobile devices is a serious disadvantage. Learning Technology flash to html5

How Suitable Is HTML5 For Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

HTML5 is adoption for mobile learning is picking up; perhaps the iPad is one driver of change , rapid improvements in regular and mobile browsers rendering HTML5 another. Large companies, especially in the BFSI market need security built into their technology solutions.

Best Practices to Migrate Legacy Flash Courses to HTML5 the Right Way

Adobe Captivate

Today, mLearning or mobile learning is an integral part of learning strategy. Besides new online training development, you certainly need to evaluate to migrate some or all of you legacy Flash courses to a format that is compatible with Tablets and Smartphones.

Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

On Feb 15, 2010, at Mobile World Congress 2010, Adobe announced Adobe AIR for mobile devices, a consistent runtime for standalone applications which is an outcome of Adobe initiated Open-Screen project. Adobe also unveiled Flash platform 10.1

Migrating Flash Content to HTML5 – Should Training Managers Care?

CommLab India

Traditionally, Adobe Flash has been preferred by e-learning developers around the globe to develop highly interactive training courses. Here are a few reasons why migrating Flash-based training content to HTML5 is important. Google Blocks Flash in Chrome.

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

Adobe Captivate

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. Increasingly, browsers are blocking Flash content.

How to Use the Flash Courses to HTML5 Conversion Opportunity to Improve Your ROI

Adobe Captivate

Organizations have tremendous investment in Flash-based legacy courses. With the phasing out of Flash, the legacy Flash courses need to be converted to HTML5 so that they can support multi-device delivery (that is, the same course can run across devices from desktops/laptops to tablets/smartphones). I founded EI Design in 2002, and for nearly a decade, Flash was the leading (and often the only) authoring tool.

Converting Flash-based E-learning Content to HTML5 Why and How

CommLab India

For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of the e-learning world. It appeared that the reign of Flash would continue forever. But, all this changed with the advent of the mobile learning era. Step 2: Extract Content and Media from the Flash-based Course.

Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Last week, while justifying Apple’s refusal to allow Flash player on iPhone/iPad, Steve Jobs wrote– “ New open standards created in the mobile era, such as HTML5, will win on mobile devices (and PCs too) ”. Yes, HTML5 is a major revision over its predecessor HTML4.

Essential Steps To Convert Flash-based E-learning Content To HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

For many years, Adobe Flash was used predominantly to develop graphics, games, and animations. Flash enabled the use of various interactivities that made learning enriching. It appeared that the reign of Flash would continue forever. Learning Technology flash to html5

Ring in the New: Flash E-learning to HTML5

CommLab India

Ever since Google announced it would make HTML5 the default experience in Chrome , and start blocking Flash by the end of this year, many organizations have been wondering why. Disadvantages of Adobe Flash. Flash components usually take more time to load.

Adobe RoboHelp: Embed Captivate HTML5 Output

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe Captivate 6 introduced HTML5 output, allowing eLearning content to be interactive on mobile devices such as the iPhone and iPad. By combining Captivate's and RoboHelp's HTML5 outputs, you can easily support interactivity for iPhones and iPad in your help system.

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Migration From Flash To HTML5 – Warning: You May Be Losing Money

Adobe Captivate

If you are reading this, you have decided to adopt mLearning or mobile learning and are evaluating an efficient way to migrate your legacy Flash content to HTML5. However, there are several issues that you must be aware of as you move forward with migration from Flash to HTML5. How To Make A Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. I quote these two from my earlier article 8 Tips To Convert Flash To HTML5 That Will Help Your Business.

8 Strategies To Capitalise On Flash To HTML5 Migration Opportunity And Get A Higher Return On Investment (ROI)

EI Design

While Flash to HTML5 migration is a necessity, it can be used to adopt learning strategies that can lead to a higher impact training and a better ROI. How To Capitalise On Flash To HTML5 Migration Opportunity And Enjoy A Higher ROI. 2] 7 Random Mobile Learning Stats.

Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash

Tony Karrer

About a year ago, I wrote about the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash. Yesterday, I saw what Rapid Intake is doing with their tools to allow authoring of Mobile Learning - what they call mLearning Studio. And yes, the mobile version is SCORM conformant. eLearning Technology.

Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

Adobe Flash technology has helped support the delivery of online multimedia content for nearly two decades. Three popular eLearning formats are also largely dependent on Flash technology for their delivery medium: SCORM, Tin Can (xAPI), and video. The rise of HTML5?

An A-Z Guide to Convert Flash-based Online Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

Flash- an online course development tool that was the uncrowned king of the e-learning world. It seemed that the reign of Flash would never end. Despite its abilities, Adobe Flash suffers a major limitation – incompatibility with most modern mobile platforms.

Flash Dead for eLearning

Tony Karrer

I've been warning about this since January 2010 in Still No Flash , and called it out further as the signs became more serious in May 2010 with Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash. And said, The death of Flash is continuing. Really Flash was part of that last wave.

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Is it time to Abandon Adobe Flash in eLearning Design? [Chime in]

mLearning Revolution

This morning while reading the latest news, I came across a CNET news article, entitled “Flash quietly re-emerges on Amazon’s Kindle Fire.” ” “One we heard often from customers was that they wanted to view Flash content,” he said.

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4 HTML5 Authoring Tools You Need to Know About

Origin Learning

Now more than ever, with the upsurge of innovative and intuitive technology coming up every now and then has seriously altered user expectations about device performance. For quite sometime, Flash has been the preferred way of doing this.

An Overview of HTML5

Integrated Learnings

Apple's recent refusal to support Flash is the latest of many headaches web developers have had to endure as the web has matured but standards have been slow to respond. I mentioned this to a Flash developer at lunch today and I could see the frustration in his eyes wondering how he's going to meet the needs of his customers who use iPads. Standardizing these headaches so that web development is more consistant across all web-based devices is the goal of HTML5.

Flash to HTML5 The Great Migration

Training Industry

Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Adobe Flash are effective technologies for creating engaging online content. However, we are beginning to see a migration from Flash to HTML5, especially in the e-learning industry. While they both currently have their advantages and disadvantages, our hunch is that HTML5 holds the aces for future-proof e-learning. Let’s explore the advantages that an HTML5 build can offer your e-learning.

Flash & The Future of Interactive Content for eLearning

Adobe Captivate

But as open standards like HTML5, WebGL and WebAssembly have matured over the past several years, most now provide many of the capabilities and functionalities that plugins pioneered and have become a viable alternative for content on the web. Given this progress, and in collaboration with several of our technology partners – including Apple , Facebook , Google , Microsoft and Mozilla – Adobe is planning to end-of-life Flash. – Are eLearning users adopting HTML5?

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4 Authoring Tools to Convert Flash-based E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

As a training manager, you must have spent quite a few thousands developing Flash-based e-learning courses for your team. Now, you must be worrying that you need to redevelop your existing Flash-based courses to ensure they support HTML5, right?

4 Tips to Effectively Convert Adobe Flash E-learning to HTML5

CommLab India

Adobe Flash is dying. Long ago Steve Jobs stopped the usage of Flash in Apple devices. But, ever since Google announced that it would block flash in its browsers, the impact has been huge. Also, most of the Android devices too do not support Flash. Let’s admit it!

Migrate To HTML5 – Responsive Or Mobile-Friendly eLearning To Create High Impact Learning Experiences

Adobe Captivate

Organizations worldwide are looking at migrating their legacy Flash course to HTML5 to support mobile learning. Till a few years ago, Flash was pretty much the default authoring tool to offer online courses. As a result, organizations across the world have a significant investment in legacy courses based on Flash. Today, Most browsers do not support Flash. Also, modern learners prefer the delivery of online training to support their mobile devices.

HTML5 in E-learning – Signaling the End of the Flash Player

CommLab India

For years, the Flash Player reigned supreme in the world of e-learning. It seemed that the Flash Player was destined to rule the technology-enabled learning world. Apple’s products, the iPhone and the iPad, had (and continue to have) a large share of the mobile device market.

Flash to HTML5 Conversion of Legacy Courses in Just 8 Weeks – A Case Study

CommLab India

This blog is a case study of converting Flash-based legacy courses to HTML5 for content updates and making them mobile compatible within two months. Learning Technology

6 Steps to Convert Your Legacy E-learning Courses to HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

The use of mobile devices to access the Internet has grown by leaps and bounds over the last few years. The rapid growth in the number of users of the “mobile Internet” is leading to a phenomenal increase in the demand for e-learning courses which are mobile compatible.