Is Adobe Flash Going Away?


In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

Good Bye to Flash Could Mean Hello to New eLearning for Your Organization

Allen Interactions

Time is rapidly closing on flash based websites because the development environment is no longer compatible with today’s technology. Flash does not translate to mobile devices and as technology continues to evolve, responsive design becomes more and more important for all websites; especially learning systems. Blended Learning microlearning Responsive Design Simple Updates Flash Conversion

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HTML5 Interactions: Another Compelling Reason to Convert your Flash-based Legacy Courses

CommLab India

This can be another reason for you to convert Flash-based courses. Learning Technology flash to html5See the power of HTML5 in action with interactive elements.

How your legacy elearning content can survive the Flash apocalypse


Back in 2005, when the Scissor Sisters were riding high in the album charts, Shrek 2 was packing out cinemas and Hurricane Katrina was wreaking havoc on America’s Gulf Coast, Flash software was installed on 98% of computers. Flash is now only installed on 17% of computers and Adobe have officially announced that it will stop updating and distributing the Flash Player at the end of 2020.

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Why Do You Need to Revive Your Flash Courses by Converting Them to HTML5?

CommLab India

Here’s why you should convert your Flash-based courses to HTML5, to ensure they stand the test of time and reach a wide range of audiences. Learning Technology Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Steel Texture Flash Templates

eLearning Brothers

It turned out so nice, I thought that I’d make some matching Flash Activities and Flash Games. Here is a tutorial on how to import a custom graphic background into a Flash Template.

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Adobe Captivate 5.5: Flash Player Version Aversion

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

One of the big decisions you will need to make during the Publish process ( File > Publish ) is which Flash Player to choose from the Flash Player Version drop-down menu. sports three versions of the Flash Player: 9, 10 and 10.2. While the Flash Player 10.3

Flash ECourses Conversion to HTML5 – Highlights of the Process

CommLab India

Learning Technology flash to html5Legacy courses languishing due to incompatibility with modern devices and browsers? Don’t worry any more, convert them to HTML5 and ensure longevity.

Adding Interactions as a Flash file to your Slides


Education Software eLearning tools Flash PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity Developer embed movie Flash file interaction powerpoint options PPT. presentations Shockwave flash object slideshowYou can add an engaging interaction on any slide of the PowerPoint. There are no gimmicks to it but certainly simple guidelines to be followed. Read them and get trending with interactive PPT slides. Open the PowerPoint presentation in [.].

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Phasing out Flash


In the early 2000’s, Flash became the dominant platform for online videos, interactive sites, and games. If you’ve watched anything on YouTube or any other video streaming provider, it’s guaranteed that you’ve used Flash to view it. In July 2017, Adobe announced that by the end of 2020 they’ll no longer update or distribute Flash. In addition, the most recent updates for many leading browsers, such as Chrome and Firefox, have been disabling Flash by default.

The Future For Flash

Upside Learning

Earlier today, I received a link to the Flash Plugin roadmap. A lot of elearning content today was designed and developed using Flash and that will continue in the foreseeable future. That sounds quite strange, given that the Metro Touch version of IE will not support the Flash plugin.

How to Import Flash Templates Into Articulate Storyline

eLearning Brothers

In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to import a Flash Game Templates into Articulate Storyline. I know what you are thinking, “Why Flash?” ” Remember, people are still using Flash and it can be a powerful eLearning option.

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History of Adobe Flash

eLearning Cyclops

I am a big user of Flash and find it to be one of the most effective tools in my e-learning toolbox. Earlier this week I was very disappointed to learn Flash will not be included in the Apple iPad. Now that I got that out of my system, here are a few resources on the history of Flash.

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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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Flash is Dead on Arrival

iSpring Solutions

It’s been more than a year after the unfortunate Flash Player update took place with its fatal security vulnerabilities. Shared. Adobe fixed them in 2 months, meaning that you were not safe playing Farmville on Facebook during that time.

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Microsoft PowerPoint: Measurement Unit Conversion in a Flash

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ Walther    Here's a quick tip you may not already know that could save you some serious time with unit conversion. By default, PowerPoint measures in inches. But, if you're using PowerPoint as a design tool you might wish to work in pixels or centimeters.

Android and Flash?

eLearning Cyclops

Will these new Google Androids have Flash? Well, according to Adobe's 2nd quarter earnings call, they are releasing Flash for smart phones (Flash 10) this October. View entire call If Android phones have Flash, they will have at least this edge on Blackberry and iPhone.

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Portfolio: Flash Golf Game

eLearning Brothers

This Flash golf game is one our eLearning template games. If you’re familiar with our flash templates, you know that pretty much every element in the template is customizable (we give you the Flash source file).

Flash For Mobile Is Dead

Upside Learning

To further reinforce that thought, Adobe announced just yesterday that it has ceased development on the Flash mobile browser plug-in. Meaning there will be no updates to those plug-ins and future versions of Android and Blackberry Playbooks may not be able to render Flash content.

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How will Flash’s demise affect your SCORM courses?


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. Select either Mobile (HTML5) or Combined (Flash+HTML5).

Adobe Flash in Your Car

eLearning Cyclops

Adobe Flash has continually been showing up in more and more places. Adobe Flash Lite Misc. flashPhones, TVs, Billboards (really just big monitors in airports and mega stores), now in your car.

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Learning Flash

Tony Karrer

My posts around the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash and my post from a CTO perspective that I Cannot Bet on Flash for new development stirred up quite a bit of response. And that Flash provides things that you can’t do in HTML/JavaScript. However, there are some pretty amazing things you can do without Flash. Should I hold off on learning Flash. I know a very little about Flash and made it a goal to learn more, but now I wonder.

Flash Player 10 on Mobile Devices

eLearning Cyclops

Here is a video from Adobe Max 2009 with Adobe's CTO demonstrating Flash Player 10 on numerous mobile devices including Nokia, Palm and Android. I am happy to see more advances with Flash Players on mobile devices. FYI: Flash Player 10.1 Adobe Flash Lite Netbook m-Learning flas

Flash Accessibility (508 Compliance)

eLearning Cyclops

I have been doing some research on making Adobe Flash SWfs 508 compliant and found some great resources I would like to share. FYI: Adobe has come quite a way in making Flash more accessible. Accessibility with Flash has been a challenge over the years and prevented many organizations, especially U.S. Government agencies, from using Flash. It is also a good example of an accessible Flash site. 508 Compliance flash

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A Handy Checklist to Migrate From Flash to HTML5

CommLab India

This blog offers a handy checklist to help you when planning for a Flash to HTML5 migration. Learning Technology flash to html5

The future without Adobe Flash


Adobe has announced the end of support for their Flash software product.

Study Stack Flash Cards

Moodle Journal

The site features collections of Flash Card materials that are organised into categories of Geography History, Business, Maths, Miscellaneous, Science, Languages, Agriculture, Law, Medical and Standardized Tests, that you can both use and contribute to.

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Multimedia Wars: Flash or HTML5


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. So Flash wins hands down in terms of available support.

Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits


Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July.

Portfolio: Flash Cabinet Website

eLearning Brothers

They came to us to assist them with brainstorming the sites functionality as well as developing the Flash content. Multimedia Portfolio course Flash We recently had the privilege of partnering with M2Results , a brand-based marketing design group, to develop this stellar website.

4 Reasons You Should Invest in Flash to HTML5 Conversion

CommLab India

Have you invested heavily in Flash-based e-learning? 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. But sadly, Flash cannot handle mobile apps.

Create Awesome eLearning Games (Flash and HTML 5)

eLearning Brothers

Game formats available: Flash (Actionscript 2 and 3) – You download the.fla source file for the game and open/edit them in Adobe Flash software. Flash (XML) – If you don’t have Adobe Flash software you could use the XML versions of the Flash games.

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Extend the Possibilities of Flash with HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to know the possibilities of extending the utility of Flash-based courses with HTML5. Learning Technology HTML5

Adobe Flash on Your Google TV

eLearning Cyclops

I have talked in the past about Adobe Flash coming to TV and the potential impact on e-Learning ( Adobe Flash on TV and Adobe Flash on TV - Update ). Now Google has announced Google TV and it WILL have Flash (Flash Player 10.1). Google flash e-Learning

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3 Amazing Flash to HTML5 Converters for Cost Effective E-learning

CommLab India

Training personnel gain an insight into a Flash to HTML5 converters that have proved their worth in designing cost effective e-learning courses. Learning Technology flash to html5

Flash Tutorials on Screenr

eLearning Cyclops

As a Adobe Flash addict, I am always on the lookout for tutorials and new tips and tricks that can make Flash development easier. Every now and then I peruse for Flash tutorials. They are also easy to search if you do a site search ( flash ). If you are creating Flash tutorials on Screenr, please feel free to add a link to it in the comments section. e-Learning Courses Tools flash Free e-learning

Flash for Instructional Game Development

Kapp Notes

There are several books that can help you to utilize Adobe’s Flash (which I know has a bad wrap due to Apple, however, it is still great for creating instructional games). Here is a well written book on the topic of Flash game development.

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