Workaround for video streaming issues in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Solution: The format of the URI depends on how the FLV or F4V file is nested within the ‘App’ folder on the server. Captivate F4V FLV Streaming videoProblem: Videos do not get streamed in Adobe Captivate projects. Reason: The URIs of the videos are specified incorrectly. The first two sections in this article explain the URI formats when the [.]. How do I.

Connection Error in Slide Video

Adobe Captivate

I got a chance to closely analyze many of these specific issues and in all the cases it turned out to be server configuration problems. All you need to do is publish the project and upload the entire publish folder to the server – Some cases just a web server (IIS, Apache etc) and other cases to an LMS. All these has been due to server (web server or LMS) configuration issues. Lastly you need to talk to your LMS / Server vendor regarding video hosting.

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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). Instead of embedding the video in a Captivate project, you lower the size of the project and decrease load times for learners accessing your published content by linking to the videos that are stored on a server. Generally speaking, media services are servers available in the cloud that house your videos for you.

eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

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). To encode videos into FLV or MP4, the encoder software uses following codecs - H.264, On2 VP6 , and Sorenson Spark. These parameters can then be used to encode videos in target format i.e. FLV, MP4 or F4V.

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Video Delivery Types in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

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 ). All you need do is upload the publish folder to the web server of your choice and it should just work. This makes it the easiest and most economical (as you can use your existing web server) delivery mode. For FLV Object , this is available in the property inspector, once you select the object.

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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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Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Consider these factors while hosting training videos on an LMS : file size of the videos & compatibility, hosting charges, streaming server, and confidentiality of information. Wmv, avi, mp4, mpg, mov, asf, flv, and 3gpare some common video formats. You should therefore have a streaming server apart from the normal server for the continuous streaming of videos. There are many sites you can host your corporate videos on – for free.

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. WMV Format, Quicktime and Real either require a streaming server to achieve the effect or do not do as good of a job. From Adobe : Flash video content and MP3s delivered to Flash Player using a normal web server are delivered through progressive download. The only way around this is to use a Flash Media Server.

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. 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. Let's pretend for a moment that you've followed all my advice, tips, and suggestions about creating, authoring, recording and producing podcasts with alacrity.

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

eLearning 24-7

When I say “web&# , this means the course sits on your server or if you are using a 3rd party and they are hosting a server for you – it is located there. The course sits in the “server&# will all its files, etc. Thus, the server would be the same server that you house your CMS, and then you can launch from within the CMS for people to access. flv), HTML5, docs, pdf, etc.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

You can import content from a variety of formats, including image formats (PSD, GIF, JPEG, PNG, BMP, ICO, EMF, WMF and POT), sound formats (MP3 and WAV), and popular animation and video formats (SWF, FLV with metatags, AVI, and MOV). Activation is a mandatory process that requires the software to connect to Adobe servers via the Internet and associate the products you have bought from Adobe with the computers on which you use those products. On this page. Basics.

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