How to update PowerPoint preview thumbnail icons

BrightCarbon

Have you ever noticed the PowerPoint icons that show up on your desktop or inside Windows File Explorer? Sometimes the default application icon is shown and sometimes you see a PowerPoint preview thumbnail of a slide from your presentation. Default PowerPoint application icons.

Editing Images with PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

Many people don’t consider PowerPoint as a capable graphics editor since its main function is to create presentation aids. Perhaps this is because older versions of PowerPoint (2003 or below) didn’t have as many graphic editing options as never versions (2007 or higher).

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How to compress PowerPoint presentations and reduce picture file size

BrightCarbon

Adding to your file size means that your presentation is likely to sit on the unfriendly size of email etiquette, but it also means your PowerPoint will run a lot slower (and it may crash – see this article for more on that ). Method 1: Compress PowerPoint presentations using in-built tools.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Tips for Importing PowerPoint Slides

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Many organizations use PowerPoint templates to ensure that lessons are consistent and correctly branded. By importing PowerPoint into Captivate, you can retain that formatting and branding in your eLearning lessons as well. Just the program. by Jennie Ruby, COTP.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

being provided through primitive PowerPoint. organization and shared them in video format to help managers understand success. you might think comes down to a format called. Where learning and development programs used to be seen as. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook. Sadly, the answer is no, at least not from within PowerPoint.   Close PowerPoint. " PowerPoint

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PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” The two presentation programs share many of the same features, such as the ability to include text, images, audio, and video. What do we want to use the program for?”.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Tips for Importing PowerPoint Slides

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Many organizations use PowerPoint templates to ensure that lessons are consistent and correctly branded. By importing PowerPoint into Captivate, you can retain that formatting and branding in your eLearning lessons as well. But sometimes Captivate needs a little extra help in communicating with PowerPoint on your computer in order to import slides. Open your copy of PowerPoint, and open the file you want to import into Captivate. Just the program.

ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

We received the following distress email a few days ago: I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I’m in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint. I have a PowerPoint (presentation) I created with voice recording. by Kevin Siegel, CTT+, COTP.

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Microsoft PowerPoint: Hide a Master Slide Logo

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George  A PowerPoint user approached me recently with an issue. She was given a PowerPoint template with a company logo on it.     Right-click the shape and choose Format Shape. Having a problem getting PowerPoint to behave?  PowerPoin

How to Edit SVG Graphics in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

The good news is that now you can edit SVG images in PowerPoint. However, to edit them requires knowing how to do so with an illustration program. Unless of course, you know how to use PowerPoint. Insert & Edit SVG Image in PowerPoint.

9 Planning Steps for Your Virtual Learning Program

Learning Rebels

First posted on Linkedin) As the need for widespread social distancing increases, the need to move from traditional training to a virtual learning program is becoming more the norm. Below are 9 planning steps to take before running your next virtual learning program.

ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We received the following distress email a few days ago:   I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I'm in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint.   I have a PowerPoint (presentation) I created with voice recording. by Kevin Siegel, CTT+, COTP.

How to use VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) in PowerPoint

BrightCarbon

Here at BrightCarbon we’re always looking for new ways to improve our own PowerPoint productivity and then share that knowledge with the presentation community (that includes you, by the way!). Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) is a programming environment for Microsoft Office applications.

How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?

eFront

Cook raised an interesting question at the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals' Group " How would you go about converting a face to face course to an eLearning format?" Several professionals in the Learning industry want to convert their f2f courses into an eLearning format.

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How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

In this post we’ll explore how to edit free vector images in PowerPoint. However, if you get the image in.EPS format you may be able to edit the free vector images in PowerPoint. Formats to Edit Free Vector Images. How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasting is increasingly used to record PowerPoint presentations using preeminent software such as Camtasia Studio , which can enable an add-in to run the program from within PowerPoint. Screencast PowerPoint Model. Screencast PowerPoint Model.

ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We received the following distress email a few days ago:   I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I'm in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint.   I have a PowerPoint (presentation) I created with voice recording. The PowerPoint imports just like the books says and the hyperlinks work.   When I spoke with Adobe support regarding the issue, I was informed that the recording file in Microsoft PowerPoint uses the m4a file format.

PowerPoint Artistic Effects and Recoloring

eLearningArt

PowerPoint comes with some really cool picture effects that you can apply to your images. Today I’m going to talk about artistic photo effects in PowerPoint 2010, and show you how you can recolor your background photos to create some visual interest and contrast in your eLearning courses.

How to Develop a Training Program for Retail Employees

Roundtable Learning

In this article, we will cover what you need to know to launch your retail training program, including why you should consider a comprehensive retail training program and steps to get you started. Why You Need a Comprehensive Retail Training Program.

Lectora to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into Engaging E-learning

CommLab India

In my previous blog, we have seen how to convert your PowerPoint presentations into e-learning courses using Adobe Captivate. In this post, we will see how to convert PowerPoint presentations using another widely used rapid authoring tool – Lectora Inspire.

SAS Chapter 7: Creating and Applying User-Defined Formats

ProProfs

Loading Page, Please wait… SAS Chapter 7: Creating and Applying User-Defined Formats. Question Excerpt From SAS Chapter 7: Creating and Applying User-Defined Formats. If you don't specify the LIBRARY= option, your formats are stored in Work.Formats, and they exist. which of the following statements will store your formats in a permanent catalog? id="" value="" disabled="disabled" />--> libname library 'c:sasformatslib'; proc format lib=library.;

The Art of Instructional Designing – PowerPoint Courses and Beyond

Raptivity

As an Instructional Designer, you may be asked to create a new educational course from scratch based on the curriculum or create an eLearning course based on PowerPoint being used for Instructor Led Trainings. The PowerPoint can definitely form the base for building the course.

Blend Learning Formats to Train Your Medical Reps Effectively – Part 1

CommLab India

Learners can be involved better through various types of instructional material such as PowerPoint presentations, videos, online courses, and so on. It enables firms reap the advantages of the online learning medium, while retaining the “human touch” in their training programs.

How to Create Your Own Own Program On Gnowbe Web

Gnowbe

Fatigued from looking at Powerpoint decks? Most importantly, your programs can be curated on your own, without the need for a single line of code. Are you ready to create your very first program but don’t know how and where to start? How to create a program.

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10 Reasons Why Institutions Should invest in Online Learning Programs

Hurix Digital

The methods used by online learning programs are primarily aimed at delivering the best possible learning outcomes in the digital world, thus contributing to the overall vision of the educational institutions. Online Learning Programs provide targeted and timely assistance to students.

How to Develop an eLearning Program for Your Company

Roundtable Learning

What does it take to develop an eLearning training program ? . In this article, we will cover what you need to know to launch your eLearning training, including what eLearning is and popular tools, steps to start an eLearning program along with our top tips for success.

PowerPoint Converter: FAQs and Tutorial

DigitalChalk eLearning

We’ve cut out all of the hassle of uploading a PowerPoint presentation and made it a one-step process for you. One key benefit of using the PowerPoint converter is that any timed slides or animations won’t be lost once the file has been uploaded. Q: What formats can be converted?

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4 Fresh Training Program Ideas for your Newly Hired Millennial Workers

TalentLMS

Millennials are slowly but surely taking over the workforce, causing companies to confront decades-old training programs that are outdated, overpriced, and ineffective. Workers’ demands are changing, and companies must evolve their employee development programs to keep up.

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Programming Is Back The Rise of HTML5 for E Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

“Just program it in HTML5.” I would present at conferences and proclaim that attendees needed some of these programming skills. People would smile, shake my hand, and agree to learn more programming skills—and then they would hire me to create their programs for them.

5 Amazingly Effective Strategies to Convert Your ILT Program to High-impact Virtual Training

EI Design

As a result, the L&D teams are looking at how to deliver their training programs remotely. In this article, I outline what approaches or strategies will help you convert your ILT Program to high-impact Virtual Training. What Is Virtual Training?

Training Mojo: Stretching Your Training Dollar by Mixing Internal and External Tools and Programs

Your Training Edge

Summary: You can stretch your training dollar by carefully analyzing and choosing both internal and external tools and programs. What programs or tools are going to be absolutely necessary in the coming financial period? In your needs analysis process, be sure to divide the “must haves” from the “nice-to-haves” This way, you can prioritize easily and work toward the tools or programs you don’t absolutely need. What about your current programs?

5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online

DigitalChalk eLearning

If you share your PowerPoint online, those viewers can find it. Here are five of the best ways to share a PowerPoint presentation online. Of course, one method is to simply upload your PowerPoint to Google Drive or DropBox and give the link to a friend. Concerns: If the user does not have PowerPoint, your content will be inaccessible. If the user has an older version of PowerPoint, important features may be lost. “Could I have a copy of your slides?”

PowerPoint: Create an Infographic

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George  If you need to create an Infographic, there are better programs than PowerPoint that you could use. That being said, PowerPoint is likely on your office computer right now. In PowerPoint, choose  File > Save As.   eLearning PowerPoint

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasting is increasingly used to record PowerPoint presentations using preeminent software such as Camtasia Studio, which can enable an add-in to run the program from within PowerPoint. Record a PowerPoint presentation with narration and add special effects, images, audio and video. Screencast PowerPoint Model. This blog focuses on a framework to create an educational screencast using Camtasia Studio® and PowerPoint as the core of the screencast design.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

If you don’t fully understand your audience’s learning needs, preferences and behaviors, your program is at risk. JEN: We offer courses, lessons and ebooks in a variety of formats. Also, we offer punch lists in PDF format.

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How to Embed YouTube Videos in PowerPoint to Gamify Your Course

DigitalChalk eLearning

Gamification means using the principles of game design in another context; for example, a training program or an e-Learning course. A video can be an engaging format for that review. And fortunately, you can easily insert videos from YouTube using two ways: Use PowerPoint itself. Use PowerPoint add-ins like iSpring. How can I insert a YouTube video in PowerPoint? You can also use the second method to insert a video in PowerPoint 2007.

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