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. Despite all its powerful features, Flash is not compatible with most Smartphones and tablets. Learning Technology flash to html5

Flash & The Future of Interactive Content for eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Adobe has long played a leadership role in advancing interactivity and creative content – from video, to games and more – on the web. 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. – Are eLearning users adopting HTML5? – How do we migrate our existing content to HTML5?

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HTML5 – The Technology that Eases Rapid E-learning Development

CommLab India

HTML5 is a system for annotating, presenting, and structuring content on the World Wide Web. Even in the absence of Internet, HTML5 has a very good functionality. HTML5 has played an important role is making rapid development the highly effective methodology that it is.

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from One ID Challenge and HTML5 Authoring Tool Review

E-learning Uncovered

To help learners see themselves in this role, I assembled a cast of characters to be the learner’s “classmates” in the course. HTML5 Authoring Tool Review. Uncategorized conferences design devlearn examples html5

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


He has been serving the company for 14 years in various roles. 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. Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age?

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Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. Again, the iPad runs only with HTML5, not Flash 10.1. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1, but they offer HTML5 too. What browsers did they test on, because the current browsers available and the beta and new versions being released – are different in a few ways, especially when it comes to HTML5.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Another small trend is providing advanced admin capabilities in the form of admins who have CSS, Flash,PHP or other languages. Admins must have other tasks and responsibilities, especially after layoffs and the combination of roles. ERP and HRIS integration will play an important role. The use of geolocation – available in HTML5. HTML5. What if your LMS/LCMS is using extensively or some component of Flash? How will you handle HTML5?

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Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 and HTML5. Again, the iPad runs with HTML5, not Flash nor Java. True, the other tablets and Samsung offer Flash 10.1 and Java, but they offer HTML5 too. However, if you tested them in Avant, an alternative browser used by many people, they were not – yet Avant used Flash and Java. Same issue occurred with Opera – used Flash and Java.

Adobe Captivate & RoboHelp: Incorporate eLearning within a Help System

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

It wasn't all that long ago that eLearning content and Help Systems served different roles and different audiences. When creating content within Adobe Captivate, avoid using Captivate features that are not supported by mobile devices (such as Flash animations or rollovers).

DevLearn 2011 – Notes from My Presentations

E-learning Uncovered

To help learners see themselves in this role, I assembled a cast of characters to be the learner’s “classmates” in the course. HTML5 Authoring Tool Review. Uncategorized conferences design devlearn examples html5

The 25 Most Popular eLearning Templates of 2015

eLearning Brothers

This game is available in multiple versions , including: Storyline | Lectora | HTML5 | Flash. #22 This game comes in many versions , including: Storyline | HTML5 | Flash. #18 Other versions: PowerPoint | Captivate | Lectora | HTML5 | Flash. #12

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Now against the backdrop of such information, it is interesting to explore what role mobiles are playing in shaping up the workplace learning scenario. The shift from Flash to HTML5. For years, Flash has ruled mobile content delivery arena.

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#LSCON 2012: trends

Challenge to Learn

HTML5 – mobile learning. Were mobile was the buzzword at DevLearn, it was replaced by HTML5 at LSCON. There were a lot of sessions about this topic, or mobile publications, because we all want to include flash like elements in our IOS publications. LSCON 12: Trends.

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A Conversation with Yury Uskov of iSpring

Kapp Notes

It was ActiveSWF, a software development kit to programmatically create Flash files. In just a year, we launched FlashSpring, a PowerPoint add-in which converted PowerPoint presentations to Flash. As for authoring tools, I think their role is supportive.

FocusOn Learning reflections

Clark Quinn

Some of it was pretty dumb – just content or flash cards as learning augmentation – but there were interesting applications. The good news is that games are being more fully understood in terms of their role in learning, e.g. deep practice. As a side note, the demise of Flash has left us without a good game development environment. Flash is both a development environment and a delivery platform.

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

A: It all depends on your organization’s workforce demographics, their respective job roles and their learning requirements. But we differentiate primarily because of the OS and Flash compatibility. A: Heavy graphics don’t pose too much of a problem in HTML5.

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6 Learning Design Considerations for Mobile Learning

CommLab India

Visuals play a key role in enhancing the look and feel of the mobile course. Flash objects are not mobile compatible. Two major technological considerations you cannot miss for the access of mobile learning are HTML5 and Responsive Design.

On Fire in 2013 – What’s going to be hot in e-learning

eLearning 24-7

HTML5. Listen you love flash. In 2012, I’ve seen a slow uptake with tools that can output to HTML5. Granted it is just at a base level, but expect more capabilities and power with HTML5.

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#ICE #ASTD2013 conference recap

Challenge to Learn

Over the past few years we had big leading topics in the world of learning; Curating, Mobile, Flash vs HTML5, TinCan. Everybody now understands that Flash is dead (no matter how unbelievable that seemed a year and a half ago). So my first ICE ASTD conference is finished.

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions

ATD Learning Technologies

What is HTML5 and why is it significant for e-learning? Consequently, many web authors and e-learning developers turned to Flash for that type of content. HTML5 enables much more robust multimedia and interactions. Which role should we pursue?

A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

For example, if a course was compatible with a particular operating system and Internet browser, required a Flash player to play, and the pop-up blocker was to be disabled, and cookies enabled, it was the responsibility of the learners to setup the minimum requirements to access the course.

Important Features of an Ideal Rapid Authoring Tool

CommLab India

The use of audio plays an important role in the effectiveness of the online course. Assessments play an important role in evaluating learners’ understanding of the content. Inserting HTML5, Flash, and text animations. Flash.

Lectora to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into Engaging E-learning

CommLab India

For example, you might have a few slides containing activities to be performed in the classroom such as a contextual role play. Lectora can be used to publish to various formats such as HTML5, Executable File (exe), CD-ROM, Course Mill, AICC, SCORM, and xAPI.

Top Ten Timeless Trends in eLearning


Smaller screens mean two things: Instruction developers need to know HTML5 and they need to break content into “nibble-sized chunks”. Flash HTML5 conversion. Enter the magic of HTML5!

12 Killer Tips to Design and Deliver M-learning

CommLab India

Let audio play the second fiddle: Ensure audio does not play the primary role in communicating the message to the learner, but just complements the on-screen content. to convert the Flash-based courses to HTML5.

Did Our 5 Big Predictions for eLearning this Year Come True?


In the continual process of perfecting user experience, it’s no secret that most eLearning companies are swapping out Flash for HTML5. At the beginning of the year, we predicted some of the trending issues that would make headlines in the eLearning sphere for 2015. So, how did we do?

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)


Examples included “Location”, “Job Role” or “Department” The use of custom fields allows you to deal with groups of learners as a unit and to assign all learners in that group to a specific assignment or learning path.

Don’t attempt to convert e-Learning to m-Learning – they’re different.


If used judiciously, it can play an important role in your learning strategy. Unfortunately one mature, generally accepted presentation platform – Adobe Flash – does not exist for many of the mobile devices and mobile OS versions. Mobile Learning can expand your reach.

5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

We all know assessments play an important role in successfully evaluating a learner’s knowledge. HTML5, SWF (Flash), iOS and Android devices, also the leading Tin Can-(xAPI), SCORM- and AICC-compliant LMSs are the formats supported by Captivate.

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms


This role is usually found in larger organisations and multinationals. HTML5. HTML5 is the latest version of the HTML (Hyper-Text Markup Language) standard. HTML5 technology provides many tools urgently needed to fill the gap left by the decline of Flash.

A Case of Software Training in the Pharmaceutical Industry

CommLab India

So, we asked the client to demonstrate how the software works, for every task and role, and recorded the screens. These courses were published to Flash and HTML5 to ensure they would be compatible with both desktops and mobile devices.

A Step by Step Guide to Convert PowerPoint Presentations to E-learning

CommLab India

Also, the instructor uses various techniques to teach the subject –role plays, questions, stories, etc. For example, Flash components and scroll bars do not work on Apple devices.

Utilize the Full Potential of Videos for Online Safety Training

CommLab India

In this context, let’s see the role of videos in online safety training and how they can enhance the impact of safety training. You can develop interactive videos using Adobe Flash.

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The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

Technology discussed in this session: Experience API (xAPI), games, simulations, and HTML5. For over 20 years, Chris performed a hands-on role designing and leading development of learning solutions for global enterprise businesses across a wide range of vertical industries.

How to Choose the Best Games for Your e-Learning Courses


Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Game Types: Competitions, flash cards, sports games. Game Types: Role-play games, adventure games, detective games, strategy games. Flash card games. Forum.

A Wrapper for Raptivity Interactions


Concept Say for instance, you created the following interactions with Raptivity for a course you are working on: Flash Card, Adaptive Question, FAQ,Pyramid, Advanced Hub and Spokes, and a Multiple-Page Assessment. Many Raptivity Interactions output to HTML5. For example, create your Raptivity Linker interactive scenario by linking a “3D Cube”, a “Role-based Individualized Simulation”, followed with a “Branching Question – Explorative Type” assessment.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

But, besides Africa and a few other areas in the world, where the components of infrastructure and cost play key roles, LMS vendors seem to be lagging on the other mobile device opportunities. HTML5 will be available on every one of those tablets, plus they will offer Flash (notable exception the iPad). When a vendor said, hmm, you know HTML5 courses are possible, so we will create a player that will play courses built-in 100% HTML5 and will work with Flash.

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