Best Content Authoring Tools for Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Hurix Digital

The advent of Hypertext Markup Language 5 (HTML5) is rapidly changing the world’s digital landscape. As HTML5 technology emerges to be the preferred choice for rendering videos online, the world has slowly started bidding goodbye to Adobe Flash.

HTML5 Interactions: Why business platforms are converting Flash courses

Adobe Captivate

Over the years, eLearning developers have used Flash in developing the courses. The coding process had been complicated until HTML5 made its way onto the scene. Previously, the developers used tools like XML, Java, and Flash to code the courses. However, HTML5 has now become popular and it is being extensively used to develop the eLearning courses. You can now convert flash courses to html5, where the readers find it more comfortable to read the course materials.

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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

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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The Open Screen Project – Will It Succeed?

Upside Learning

This is an outcome of the Adobe initiated Open Screen Project , which was started a couple of years back. The Open Screen Project was started to help create a singular experience on multiple devices (using Flash) be it Computers, Mobiles, TV or Game consoles.

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Migrating Legacy Flash Courses Is Still Worth The Money

Adobe Captivate

Who would have thought that the once popular Flash which is still loved by many would slowly be phased out and replaced by HTML5 and other responsive ready frameworks? I share my perspective on why migrating relevant Flash courses is still worth the money. I still love Flash!

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First Reflections on Version 11.5.0.

Adobe Captivate

Usually I will not talk about a new version immediately after its release. It has been possible to fill a shape with an image since version 6. In version 11.5 In this release it is also possible to have more than one theme in a project. Intro.

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 & 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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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

Flash Is Dead! Long Live Flash for E-Learning!

ATD Learning Technologies

The.swf file, the exported Flash object that plays in the Flash player in your browser, has been my friend for a long time. Indeed, I’ve been using Flash for my web e-learning projects since 2009. That was Flash version 3.0. No doubt, I love Flash.

Publishing a responsive project to Moodle (Html only)

Adobe Captivate

Right now im struggeling to 1) publish my project as a html-only version and get it to work on moodle (optimally with LMS SCORM 1.2). A second Issue im Having ist that suddenly, 2) my preview (full project) and published versions only show slides 1-10 and the rest of the slides (approx.

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How will Flash’s demise affect your SCORM courses?

LearnUpon

Support for Adobe Flash Player ends in 2020. And as Flash has been integral to eLearning for over 20 years, it’s retirement will have a significant effect. Currently, you can export SCORM packages to Flash, HTML, or both. A complete redesign of the courses to suit HTML5.

A guide to HTML5 elearning authoring tools

Elucidat

You’ve probably heard: Flash is dead! In its wake, HTML5 authoring has become the industry standard for L&D teams looking to produce modern, interactive and multi-device elearning. First off, what exactly is HTML5 authoring? Which is the best HTML5 authoring tool for you?

Transitioning from Rollover Objects to HTML5

Adobe Captivate

The Issues: The evolution to HTML5 has created a need to convert projects to HTML5 compliant works. Rollover captions like mine are all Flash specific and in need updating to HTML5 compliance. This is a Captivate 2017 CPTX project done in Captivate 2017.1:

HTML5: Standardize on MP4 (mostly)

ICS Learning

Back in 2011 , we opined on the best approach to deliver video online which, at that time, was using Flash. About a year later, we furthered our thoughts on web-delivered video noting how the HTML5 movement had made solid progress. Finally no more reason for web video to be output to multiple versions (again)…unless you find dogmatic or perceptive reasons to… Otherwise, one MP4/h.264 source file should suffice for all current browsers across all (or at least most) devices.

Top 10 HTML5 eLearning Authoring Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

As the eLearning industry continues to evolve, the educational system becomes dependent upon HTML5. HTML5 is one of the main tools used by eLearning professionals, mainly because of its versatility and flexibility. The post Top 10 HTML5 eLearning Authoring Tools appeared first on.

What Do We Mean When We Say HTML5?

The Learning Circuits

No doubt you’ve heard at least a whisper about HTML5 over the last year. It’s a Flash-killer. One thing that complicates the situation is that the spec is still technically undergoing revision, even as it’s currently being used in web development projects around the world. Another complication is that “HTML5” is often used to refer to a range of modern web technologies. Why is HTML5 important? What can you do with HTML5? What can’t HTML5 do?

HTML5 development poised to rise, Apple responsible

Aptara

HTML5 development poised to rise, Apple responsible. Working in the HTML5 coding language has remained an intriguing proposition for content developers over the past few years. Apple drives HTML5. So how will Apple change both its fate and that of HTML5?

Adjusting an Older Lectora Project for Responsive Course Design

Trivantis

Thinking first and foremost about your desktop version every time you make a change is the easiest way to build or adjust your content. You will need to add a button that triggers the audio if you are building a responsive project. RIP Flash.

Does the glove fit? How to make the most of HTML5 in e-learning

Saffron Interactive

The HTML5 mark-up language has now been around for about three years. Some of us have already embraced the change, thrown out Flash and welcomed HTML5 into our e-learning content. But what does HTML5 actually deliver above and beyond Flash? Firstly, a warning: HTML5 may not be right for you. And whilst we know that Flash won’t be supported forever, the rumours of its demise are very much exaggerated. HTML5 helps to get learning moving.

Mobile Web progress casts HTML5 in good light

Aptara

Mobile Web progress casts HTML5 in good light. These mobile content questions are inevitably tied up with the past, present and future of the HTML5 language. Asay stated a competition for dominance within the mobile Web space is a development that looks good for HTML5.

Adobe Captivate 2017 Release

Adobe Captivate

Another area related to responsive design is the ability to save non-responsive projects as responsive design projects. HTML5 offer many advantages but this limited developers to the commonly used fonts, namely web safe fonts. This is the best version of Captivate ever.

How to Transcribe Text into PowerPoint & E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

I’ve been playing around with ideas to get old Flash course content into a new HTML5 course. There are tens of thousands of old Flash-based e-learning courses where people no longer have the source files. Use PowerPoint to Transcribe Text for HTML5 E-Learning.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

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. These need to be re-authored in the new version, along with audio syncing.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

A multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers. Captivate Version 6. Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS.

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Top 5 New Features Articulate Storyline 360

B Online Learning

Hooray – a new version Storyline is here and I’m excited! Unlike previous versions, Storyline 360 is now part of a complete eLearning authoring solution known as Articulate 360 and is a definite must have! HTML5 with a Flash backup (the HTML5 version is displayed first).

Easily Modify, Edit & Share with Lectora 1.6 Collaboration Features

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. The release of new Lectora Online Version 1.6 New collaboration features enable your team of e-Learning developers to easily track changes, store and retrieve previous title versions, customize privacy settings and more. New Collaboration Features in Lectora Online Version 1.6 Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation.

eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.

mLearning Revolution

Flash-based eLearning. Remember when our learners relied on Flash to consume the Flash-based eLearning we created for their desktop computers? Today Flash is pretty much a thing of the past. YouTube is now solely using HTML5 to serve videos.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

It’s an extremely powerful authoring tool with a lot of robust features, but we also made it quite easy to use with Version 11’s completely redesigned user interface. From HTML5 to Tin Can/Experience API, there’s certainly some change and growth happening right now on the tech side of e-Learning. Eric: Just recently we’ve started to see more authoring tools with the ability to publish to HTML5, a necessity for creating responsive courses.

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

Also, since projections currently show that the web will be accessed by more mobile devices than desktops by 2014, this post will also explain how D2W has been designed to help authors create and distribute engaging eLearning anywhere… well, almost anywhere. To combat “boring” eLearning experiences, programs like Adobe Flash and Director came on the scene with an animated bang (anyone else remember the bird crash vector animation from the early Flash demos?)

A ‘Responsive’ Articulate Storyline Solution

eLearning Brothers

You’ve been tasked with developing a responsive project using Articulate Storyline. But what if you truly need versions that are optimized for all three platforms: desktop, tablet, and phone? This solution does require you to develop and maintain two versions of your course.

How to Publish SCORM Content in Adobe Captivate

LearnUpon

We’ll publish content as SCORM version 1.2. This is the version that is compatible with LearnUpon LMS. Depending on the version of Captivate you use there may be slight changes to the interface. It also removes the ability to publish flash content as flash is now dead.

Introducing the New Adobe Captivate 2017

eLearning Brothers

Adobe just released the newest version of its popular eLearning authoring tool, Captivate. If you have a Creative Cloud account, you can access Adobe’s Typekit font library and use the fonts in your eLearning projects.

Soccer World Cup 2018 – Pick the Winner

Adobe Captivate

I might come back to this project and add an option to write the selections to a Google Sheet and then display the list of selections. In the HTML5 version, the second screen doesn’t show the previous selections (this works fine in the Flash version).

Product Review: Articulate Storyline

eLearning 24-7

Terminology – follows the Studio approach – which is too bad – example “screen” Create a new project. Numerous steps to view in HTML5. “Upload your content to a web server, you just give your learners a link to the story.htm file” – This is to view the course in HTML5 on your iPad. On the left side, you can create a new project. From a project template. You can also browse for other projects too.