3 Rockin’ Lectora Layout Templates

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Deep in the archives of our Lectora Template Library are some hidden gems that might elude the casual browser. For your consideration, here are three Lectora layout templates that are excellent candidates for your next project.

Custom Lectora Video Controls

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Video can be an engaging enhancement to an eLearning course built with Lectora. Fortunately, Lectora offers another way to control video playback. Fortunately, we can recreate these symbols with Lectora’s button wizard using Webdings. By Joseph Suarez.

Overview of What’s New in Lectora 12

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Trivantis announced today they released Lectora 12. The announcement gave us everything we have been asking for in a Lectora update and more. A few things you will notice when you open Lectora 12 is the time-saving usability enhancements and the professional tool options.

Using Lectora to Sync Audio

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This concept is a little different when using Lectora to sync audio. Lectora allows developers to set events that occur at flagged times within audio. Audio timings are set with the Lectora audio editor. This editor is built into Lectora. Lectora Actions Lectora Audio

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Line Spacing and Other Text Goodies in Lectora

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Where did the text boxes and formatting text options in Lectora go? Lectora X had a bunch of options for dealing with text boxes and formatting text that just don’t appear in the “Properties tab” of the ribbon in Lectora 11. Lectora Templates.

Quick Tip for Developing for Mobile Devices in Lectora

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Recently, while developing a course for a client in Lectora 11, I came across an interesting dilemma. However, the Lectora “Multiple Choice” question uses radio buttons or checkboxes. So I decided to utilize Lectora’s “Hot Spot” question type as a solution.

Announcing Lectora Version 11.3

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Lectora just got an update! Meet Lectora® Version 11.3, Lectora V11.3 Choose among Lectora’s 12 stock Status Indicators or create your own custom images. Lectora Inspire 11.3 You can explore all these new features with a free 30-day trial of Lectora Inspire !

Creating a Smart Next Button in Lectora

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We'll look at a course built in Lectora that has a main menu and several chapters. I put the page with the main menu at the title level in the following format: Place the next button at the title level for reuse in all pages. Lectora Actions Lectora Navigation Lectora Variablesby Jonathan Shoaf. Reducing the number of objects in your development project saves time to develop and makes project maintenance easier.

Lectora Inspire: The Ideal Tool to Convert PPTs to HTML5

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Check this post to know why Lectora Inspire is the ideal tool to convert PowerPoint files into online courses, in the HTML5 format. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

Using Lectora to Make eLearning Accessible

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Some markups work better than others with these devices, so be sure to format your course so that a screen reader can repeat the information in a way that is descriptive and coherent to the listening audience. eLearning Featured Lectora Resources Resources

5 Hot Lectora Publisher 17 Updates

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Lectora – the most widely used e-learning development software in the world. One of the most popular members of this family is Lectora Publisher. The latest version of Lectora Publisher eliminates this problem, thanks to a new feature called Publish for Seamless Play.

Lectora to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into Engaging E-learning

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In this post, we will see how to convert PowerPoint presentations using another widely used rapid authoring tool – Lectora Inspire. Step 02: Now, open the Lectora software installed in your computer and click the Import PowerPoint button. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

Lectora Basics: About Question Variables

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Quite often, we get questions from our Lectora® users wondering how they can provide some kind of customized behavior based on a learner’s response to a question, such as showing a checkmark or an X next to each option of a drag and drop or matching question. Blog How-to Lectora Basics

An Expert’s View on Lectora Inspire 16

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Well, the rapid authoring tool Lectora Inspire will address your needs. So why choose Lectora Inspire? You can convert text-heavy content such as compliance training materials and product manuals into engaging e-learning courses using Lectora Inspire.

3 Things I'm Looking Forward To In Lectora Version 11

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By Jay Lambert Trivantis gave a sneak preview of their upcoming Lectora Version 11 release at this week's user conference in Chicago. But the switch to a ribbon format seems sleek and even user-friendly at this point. Trivantis has finally simplified a few things that have long frustrated us Lectora developers. The new Lectora will give us a visual cue when conditions exist for an Action. What are you hoping Lectora will make easier?

Lectora Best Practices Part 3 – Using Text

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This is the third post in a series dedicated to best practices when using the eLearning authoring tool Lectora. Part 3 will be all about text and formatting text in Lectora. Using Lectora text styles. As mentioned in a previous post , Lectora text styles define the font, color, and size settings for selections of text or entire text blocks, and they automatically update all affected texts when changed. By Joseph Suarez.

Know All about Lectora Inspire 16

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Then Lectora Inspire 16 is the Answer. Responsive e-learning has made Lectora a favorite of the learning technology community. You can transform text-heavy content into meaningful learning experiences with Lectora Inspire. Benefits and limitations of Lectora 16.

Accelerate Your E-Learning Development With Free Lectora Templates

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Accelerate Your E-learning Development with 10 Free Lectora Templates. These Lectora templates will keep the design elements consistent in your e-learning courses and offer a good look and feel to your images, icons, and diagrams. Start using these free Lectora templates today.

Tips and Tricks of Lectora Inspire You May Not Know

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Building online learning courses is a great experience for any developer with Lectora under his belt. Today, we’ll see some of Lectora’s “hidden” features, features that most developers don’t pay much attention to, but go a long way in helping you develop good online learning.

Lectora 12 Just Released—It’s the Best Lectora Yet!

Trivantis

Trivantis is excited to announce the release of Lectora® 12 e-Learning software. Our Lectora users are important to us—that’s why this update of your favorite authoring tool delivers the timesaving usability enhancements you’ve asked for! Quickly format text with the Hover Text Menu.

SCORM 101 and a Lectora How-To

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This article will take a look at what SCORM is and how it applies to eLearning created in Lectora® and Lectora Online®. Lectora) into a learning management system or LMS (e.g. Content must be packaged into a self-contained directory or archive file format known as a ZIP.

Reusing Content with Library Objects in Lectora and Lectora Online

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Here on the product team for Lectora® e-Learning software, we often hear questions like this: “I have a really great interaction that I created, and I need to use it in another title. Library Objects in Lectora desktop (Version 11 and higher). Library Objects in Lectora Online 2.0.

3rd Party Integrations with Lectora

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I often say that Lectora® e-Learning software is open, but sometimes even I don’t realize just how open it is. Embedding BranchTrack into Lectora is fairly simple if you are familiar with External HTML Objects.

5 E-learning Samples Developed in Lectora Inspire

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When e-learning developers want to convert text-heavy courses to the e-learning format, they look to Lectora Inspire. Lectora enables you to create simple, interactive elements even if you have no knowledge of Flash. Support different image formats.

Lectora Development Best Practices Part 1 – Optimizing Preferences

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After using Lectora for almost five years, I’ve learned so much both from the helpful community of Lectora users and on my own. This series of posts is intended to show how to use Lectora in ways that avoid problems, reduce development time, and make using Lectora easier overall. You can access all of the following settings by going to File > Preferences within Lectora. Lectora pages can quickly become crowded with objects (text boxes, images, shapes, etc.).

Snagit Tips for Lectora e-Learning Software

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Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Forum.

Using Text Styles in Lectora and Lectora Online

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Lectora® e-Learning software ’s text styles offer a unique feature that allows you to take advantage of design consistency along with the timesaving ability to make global updates to text in your course. Lectora sets the default text for your title on the Design ribbon.

A Deep Dive into the Lectora Project File

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It may surprise some people that the Lectora project file, that.awt file, is actually XML. In making this file XML, Lectora is allowing developers to make changes to it without going through the Lectora interface. Editing the XML directly allows you to perform some tasks much quicker than using Lectora itself. For example, I have a Lectora project template for video-based content. Break open a Lectora project of your choice in your favorite XML or text editor.

How Lectora Inspire Can Overcome Your Training Challenges

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Lectora Inspire is an ideal authoring tool for overcoming such challenges. Easy reviews by SMEs involved in e-learning course creation: One of the top features of Lectora Inspire that users talk highly of is ReviewLink™. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

Steps to Create Click on Tabs Interactivity in Lectora 16

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Since its launch, Lectora 16 has gained a lot of following among e-learning developers. To show you what it’s like to work on Lectora 16, I will show you how to create a simple Click on Tabs interactivity. This is the way to create a click on tab interactivity in Lectora 16.

How to Add Events to Audio and Video in Lectora and Lectora Online

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Lectora® and Lectora® Online make it easy to synchronize events—add actions—to audio and video playback. This blog will show you step-by-step how to synchronize events to audio and video files within Lectora and Lectora Online titles.

Lectora Basics: How to Use the Resource Manager

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In the last blog, we covered the Variable Manager in Lectora®. It is essentially a library of every resource that you’ve imported into or linked to your Lectora title. For desktop users, the resource will open in the editor you have designated in your Lectora Preferences.

Why you should use Lectora to create Branching Scenarios for your e-learning

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So why choose Lectora Inspire? Lectora is a great tool for creating branching scenarios. Combining traditional courses and branching scenarios is made easy in Lectora. In Lectora, you can choose not to denote slide numbers for the branching scenarios.

Customize Button States in Lectora 12

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With the latest release of Lectora® e-Learning software , we’ve introduced the ability to customize button states. In Lectora 12, you’ll notice that all button types— text , stock , transparent and image buttons—have the same set of properties on the Style ribbon. Default Formatting.

Authoring Tools and Lectora Online Q&A

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Recently, Lectora® Online was listed in the “ 5 Top E-learning Content Authoring Tools for Corporate Trainers ” by Software Advice. Q: How does Responsive Course Design™ in Lectora Online fit into today’s mobile world?

2014 Lectora User Conference Sessions Sneak Peek!

Trivantis

The 2014 Lectora® User Conference, held this Spring from April 1 – April 3, is packed with fantastic sessions on topics ranging from Lectora e-Learning development to working with CourseMill LMS. Creating a Video-Based e-Learning Course in Lectora.

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Michael Sheyahshe

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Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Lectora Online. by Lectora. Lectora Express - The Easy LMS. Lectora Talent Management. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Inspire. Lectora Publisher. Forum.