HTML5 and SWF

Adobe Captivate

If I publish so that both of these buttons are gray, will my module work in an LMS when Flash is no longer supported? What’s the easiest way to determine if a Captivate 9 course contains things that require Flash? flv format. Adobe Captivate Q&As Question Flash FLV HTML5 q&as question SWF ComponentsI have a couple of questions about these formats.

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eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

With increasing bandwidths and better compression techniques available, use of videos in Flash platform based eLearning courses is on the rise. Don’t double compress videos – use uncompressed or lossless formats when compressing to FLV format. Encoding videos to FLV. Before using videos in your Flash project, you would need to encode them in a format compatible with Adobe Flash (FLV or MPEG-4). Embedded - Importing and placing videos on Flash timeline.

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Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked what video format to use and particularly about the differences between the Flash Video Format (FLV) and Windows Media - WMV Format. In The Rise of Flash Video - Tom Green tells us: This is not to say QuickTime and Windows Media are dead technologies. They aren't by a long shot, but when it comes to putting video on the web, the Flash Player has rapidly become the only game in town. Flash files are very consistent in their playback.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Free Matching Images and Videos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

During the video portion of the class, we import a Flash Video (flv) which students love because without the background color in the video, it's possible to include an animated guide throughout a lesson. The problem with Flash Videos is that they can be difficult to create on your own and, worse, there isn’t a surplus of Flash Videos available on the web (free or otherwise). by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT.

Using Lectora to Sync Audio

Integrated Learnings

Most multimedia developers are familiar with audio timing in frame based applications like Adobe Flash and other movie editing software. Import Audio as an FLV File. The format of the audio file is important because only Flash Video (FLV) files can be used for syncing events to audio. For example, if you created your audio as a WAV file, you will need to use a program like Adobe Media Encoder to convert it to an FLV file. by Jonathan Shoaf.

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Video files not embedding and loading properly on swf publish

Adobe Captivate

I have tried multiple file types (mp4 and flv), both input variations (event and synchronized) and multiple flash output versions (10.x I have checked to ensure that my flash player is up-to-date in my browser (IE) also. I am attempting to embed short (10 sec) video files to a captivate 2019 project and publish it as an swf file. When viewing the swf file, the videos appear to be attempting to load (i get loader icon indications) but the video never loads.

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Developing An eLearning Player?

Upside Learning

This post is based on our experience with development of Flash based eLearning players over the years. Adobe’s Flash Professional is widely used for eLearning development but some organizations don’t allow running Flash Player or any other 3 rd party plug-ins for that matter in their web browsers. flv, *.js, flv [Flash video format] is not supported in some servers by default and it needs to be configured. in Flash Based eLearning Development?

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Now videos can be part of all elearning content!

Adobe Captivate

Captivate also bundles the Adobe Media Encoder, allowing you to import video in any popular format, and the same is converted into FLV and placed on your slides. Captivate 5 gives you the option to either embed the video in the project, or to stream it from an external Flash streaming server of your choice. While rendering over low bandwidth connections, Cp has the smarts to ensure that the Cp project and the FLV stay in synch.

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How to Download YouTube Videos

Tony Karrer

KeepVid offered both (save as FLV and save as MP4) and a nice bookmarklet as well. To get it in Flash Video Format / FLV - you can use the little tool provided by TechCrunch. I needed to figure out how to download YouTube videos for an upcoming conference presentation where I wasn't confident that I would be able to have a good enough connection to play the video.

Adobe Captivate: Adding Videos to eLearning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel      You can add several types of video into a Captivate project, including AVI, MOV, and Flash Video (FLV or F4V). To insert a video, open or create a Captivate project and then choose  Video > Insert Video  to open the  Insert Video  dialog box. 

Green Screen on a Shoestring: Part III, Production

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Encode the video content as Flash Video (.FLV) FLV) and select the option to encode the alpha layer. by John Gillmore and Bucky Dodd. In the previous installment of this series, we provided a purchasing "checklist" for setting up a green screen video production studio. Part III of this tutorial series explains the production steps for recording, editing, processing and encoding video for use in Adobe Captivate eLearning lessons.

Video Delivery Types in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Captivate supports the following types of Video Delivery : Progressive download, RTMP Streaming, Flash Video Streaming Service (FVSS). Can be hosted on any Web Server or Flash Media Server (FMS). As you know, Captivate has two different video features : Slide Video and FLV Object (details here ). For FLV Object , this is available in the property inspector, once you select the object. You can do it this way: Upload the flv / f4v files to your alternate web server.

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9 Free Tools That Help Me Build Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

For rapid elearning converting to the SWF and FLV Flash formats are important and Format Factory supports this. I mainly use it to convert FLV to other media for easy editing since I can’t find an easy FLV editor. On a side note, if you are looking for an FLV editor, you might try the RichFLV editor. However, I find that since I do use Flash media files quite a bit, the following two applications sure come in handy and make my work that much easier.

How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

TechSmith Camtasia

FLV (Flash Video Format). Video file size can be tricky and the concept of reducing video file size has many technical variables associated with it. You may want to reduce file size to more easily send to your co-workers, or complete your upload to YouTube quicker. It can be hard to know where to start when trying to reduce file size. Below we’ve put together some helpful information to get you started on your file reduction journey! Video Format and File Type. **If

Turn PowerPoint Storyboards into Rapid e-Learning Masterpieces

Trivantis

Flash animations – Add existing SWF or FLV files to Snap! Empower™ Flash interactions builder. Once the presentation is published, learners get full access to all the exciting Flash additions. by Lectora® rapid e-Learning software is a flexible and powerful PowerPoint plug-in tool that makes rapid e-Learning content creation super speedy.

Turn PowerPoint Storyboards into Rapid e-Learning Masterpieces

Trivantis

Flash animations – Add existing SWF or FLV files to Snap! Empower™ Flash interactions builder. Once the presentation is published, learners get full access to all the exciting Flash additions. by Lectora® rapid e-Learning software is a flexible and powerful PowerPoint plug-in tool that makes rapid e-Learning content creation super speedy.

Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

The latest version, Articulate ’09, has some interesting new features like Single-slide Preview, FLV Support, Easy Audio Editor, and Articulate Branding Removed. Missing lines in graphs - The PPT graphs sometimes don’t convert properly to Flash, leading to missing lines. Articulate’s suite of products rate high in the rapid authoring segment. We have used them for several projects, and have found them very effective for development and simple to use.

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3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of e-learning development software. Flash fails to meet this requirement as it is incompatible with most of these mobile devices and modern browsers. Another disadvantage of Flash is that it takes a long time (several weeks and even months) to develop online courses. Flypaper lets you create dynamic text , graphics , and charts and utilize existing Flash templates to customize your eLearning project 1.

Camtasia Training in Philadelphia

TechSmith Camtasia

MP4, SWF, FLV, WMV - which one? Customizing your Flash player settings. Get hands-on Camtasia Studio training from TechSmith's top trainers! We're coming to Philadelphia to give you the one-on-one Camtasia Studio training experience. Whether you're a beginner looking to learn the basics, or an intermediate user in need of some tips and tricks, we have a Camtasia Studio training class that's right for you.

Camtasia Studio Training Hits the Road.

TechSmith Camtasia

MP4, SWF, FLV, WMV - which one? Customizing your Flash player settings. Calling all Camtasia Studio users! Ryan Eash, from TechSmith's User Assistance team, is hitting the road for the EDUCAUSE conference. Before the conference starts, he will give a few training sessions in California. Ryan will conduct two 3 hour sessions - one for beginner Camtasia Studio users and another for intermediate Camtasia Studio users at the University of California in Irvine on October 15. Interested?

Great FREE Software Downloads

The eLearning Coach

CamStudio can record all the screen actions on your computer, as well as an audio narrative, and create AVI files which can converted to a streaming Flash (SWF) format. FLV Player. If your a multimedia maven, then you need to play FLV files. You can download the free FLV player at CNET. I don’t mean to sound dated, but sometimes I use the type of software that installs on my hard drive rather than an online application.

It’s time for upgrades, and a Poll

eLearning Development

Flash CS4 Professional. Articulate Presenter is arguably the most popular PowerPoint to Flash conversion tool available. It’s also an easy way to create Flash animations from slides. This tool converts video files to FLV for inclusion in courses. If you don’t already have the Flash Video Encoder (which comes with Flash) then this tool will be useful. It works fine, I just prefer Flash Video Encoder.

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Some interesting Moodle audio visual plugins just released

The E-Learning Curve

Encoding in Flash FLV forma,t files can be stored on riffly.com servers or downloaded to Moodle. Recorded files and the recording Flash object is available in all places where the repository is used to select files. I've been discussing podcasting in some depth recently: today I've decided to take a break from the topic, and tell you about a related subject. Now read on.

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5 Best Improvements in Articulate Presenter 09

eLearning Development

Video needs to be in the FLV format, but Articulate supplies a conversion tool just in case your video editing software doesn’t convert to FLV. Inserting video uses the Insert Flash tool and has the same options as SWF files. I’ve been using Articulate Presenter 09 for a couple of months now and have come up with the five things I like best about the new version. If you follow me on Twitter, you might have seen my posts about having problems with the new version.

Better Learning Through Videos: A New Feature in WiZDOM LMS

G-Cube

For instance, WiZDOM recognizes a FLV file and automatically opens the embedded Flash media player for the video to run. Videos have long been an effective way of grabbing the learner’s attention and rendering effective learning. With increasing bandwidth availability across geographies, videos are increasingly becoming a tool of choice for e-learning designers as well. There are many ways that Videos can be utilized in a learning course.

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Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

Library pulls in your video, audio, flash and image files right from your video,image, flash, audio folders on your computer – GREAT IDEA – although I wish they added HTML5. When you move over a video MP4 file onto your page, it converts to FLV video – but when you decide to publish and select video – you can output the entire project as a MP4. Flash – Add flash to a page, similar issue i.e

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Preview Flash content on your computer: SWF Player and FLV Player [ original post ]. LectureScribe : free tool that lets you create whiteboard style lectures and save as Flash. You can find photos, illustrations, video clips, and some Flash files. The other day this guy asked me how to develop color schemes for his rapid elearning courses. Like a lot of guys, he has some issues with color perception so he wanted an easy way to match colors. I have the same challenge.

Using Shortcut Keys to Increase Your Productivity

Adobe Captivate

Insert Flash video placeholder. Insert an FLV file. Shortcut keys provide an easier and quicker way to navigate and use Adobe Captivate. They let you use keyboard key combinations instead of a mouse or program menu. The common shortcut keys are listed in the table. It’s amazing just how much time you can save when you know the shortcut keys to use when using Captivate. Here is a full list of all the shortcut keys available for Captivate.

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Enhancing Interactions with Media Elements

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

A set of flash cards where the learner gets to pop up a text that explains a mnemonic to memorize what's on the cards. A few years back, e-learning courses were largely static, with a few interactions here and there. As interactivity takes center stage, more and more learning happens through interactions. A learner may spend more time working through a simulation, playing a game or exploring an interactive visual than reading the course material.

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Product Review: EasyGenerator Rapid Content Authoring Tool

eLearning 24-7

Video – flv only. Flash. Flash with text. Question types – M/C, M/C with Image, Text, Fill in the blanks, Statement, Hotspot, Drag n Drop, Matching, Ranking, Ranking with image, Likert (WOW), Open, Flash. You can delete the title and caption if you so choose, and even add more text on the page – text box, image or flash. . EasyGenerator.

M is for Media

Clive on Learning

I thought about Captivate, but that only exports Flash movies (SWFs). Once I was happy with the quality, I first exported to Flash video format (FLV) and uploaded this to YouTube - you can see the results here - and then again to MP4 for the iPod. I only got to attend two sessions when I was at DevLearn in San Jose and both happened to be about m-learning.

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E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

Video (Ctrl+Alt+V) formats include SWF, FLV, F4V, AVI, MP4, MOV, and 3GP. SWF: (Shockwave Flash) It contains vector designs, animations, audio, and videos for web browsers using Flash player). FLV: (FLASH LIVE VIDEO) FLV was once the preferred format for video streaming in mobiles, but now with the rise of HTML 5, the MP4 video format is being preferred. F4V: It is a Flash extension file based on the ISO media file format, and is related to MP4 format.

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CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

video, Flash (.flv), flv), HTML5, docs, pdf, etc. While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever.