Server-Based Instructional Design Tool

Kapp Notes

Todd Osborn and Gabe Baumann from Landmark ASP Solutions presented a great tool for collaboratively developing a course using a server-based development platform. Tool allows you to export course modules or slides to other formats if needed. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.

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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. Market Penetration The Flash player is installed on a higher percentage of end user computers than any other video format. And as more consumer sites continue to move to the Flash video format, it's even more likely that your audience will have an appropriate player.


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Higher Education ERP: What is the Future Scope in Institution Management?


Campus Management Software Cloud ERP Education ERP ERP Solution ERP Solutions with Cloud Server Knowledge Center Education Management Software ERP System

How to Scale Up Your LearnDash Infrastructure


We’ve written in the past about popular hosting options for WordPress , so we’ll just start by saying that if you’re still in the “budget” realm, which is to say you’re running off a shared server, it’s time to upgrade. Virtual Private Server (VPS). Dedicated Server.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organization and shared them in video format to help managers understand success. servers in the world Just like other sectors, L&D teams are increasingly. wanted to hire servers to deal with your courses and. people would often find that their servers crashed when.

Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning

Upside Learning

It lets you create single authored source content deployable across multiple formats and supported devices. Supports major types of images, audios, videos, bulleted/numbered lists and text integrated in the form of templatized format, tests, quizzes, polls/surveys. Content is published to BlackBerry Enterprise Server and external stakeholders. The Pushcast Player takes care of tracking and reporting to server.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: I Heart My Wiki

Learning Visions

We installed MediaWiki on our local server a couple of weeks ago and Ive been using it to record everything I can for my e-Learning strategy project. Ive had to get used to the formatting -- or lack thereof. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, July 06, 2007 I Heart My Wiki I have finally thrown myself into the wiki waters. And I love it. Bye bye Word.

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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. Supported source formats are: asf, avi, dv, mov, mp4, mpg, mpeg, wmv. Before using videos in your Flash project, you would need to encode them in a format compatible with Adobe Flash (FLV or MPEG-4). These parameters can then be used to encode videos in target format i.e. FLV, MP4 or F4V. Streaming – accessing videos hosted on the streaming server.

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S1000D – Why Do We Need it and How Does it Work?

Use of IETMs for Navy Air Force Defence

When Navy/IAF/Army wants S1000d IETM, it is implied that the navy has CSDB Suit /Local CSDB Server 20- 50 OEMs or Service providers will give S1000d data Modules of various systems and the Navy CSDB Local server will host them and monitor them and does the user management.

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. The first two sections in this article explain the URI formats when the [.]. Problem: Videos do not get streamed in Adobe Captivate projects. Reason: The URIs of the videos are specified incorrectly. How do I. Captivate F4V FLV Streaming video

mLearning devices and platforms: What you need to know

Bottom-Line Performance

Because iPhones and iPads do not support Flash – and most traditional e-courses leverage a lot of it – there is a lot of conversion of Flash animations to video formats. Pros: • Content remains secure on your servers, no data is stored on the device. Requires a web URL; you must host it on a server. (We have created an 8-part comprehensive report containing a series of two-to-three page “briefs.” This is part 4: mLearning devices and platforms: What you need to know.

How can elearning get easier through adaptive learning?

Creativ Technologies

They can also decide which format is the best for them. Hence the predictive analysis decide what format of content should be delivered to students and what should be the ideal learning curve of the student. There have been many advances made in the world of elearning over the years.

Issue uploading published file

Adobe Captivate

I am working with Captivate 2019 and publishing in HTML5 format. However, when I upload the published file to our server and try to access via browser, I just get a spinning icon. When I preview the output, everything looks great. This only happens about half the time, even though the settings for the files that are working correctly appear to be identical. Any ideas on how to troubleshoot? The post Issue uploading published file appeared first on eLearning.

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Confused with learning technologies? Choose your best option

CommLab India

Selection of server: Software as a service: In this option application will be hosted on vendor server and administration access will be provided. Application and server uptime is vendor’s responsibility. On Premise: In this option application will be installed on your server. You can ask the vendor either to install it in your existing server (if available) or buy a new server and install it.

Learn about Appsembler’s Tahoe APIs


APIs enable 1) users to send requests from a 2) client to a 3) server, which returns a response. Client: computer sending the request to the server. Server: computer responding to the request. URL: the client uses this to tell the server what it wants to interact with. Method: the client uses this to tell the server what kind of action to take. GET: requests data from a server. POST: sends changes from the client to the server.

Pinch/zoom on iPhone

Adobe Captivate

Hi Everybody, I have just published a test HTML5 question slide in Adobe Captivate 10 with a small format of 320 by 500 px. I disabled the player controls and put it on my server. I than opened it on my iPhone. It looks good, but the slide is basically published in a sort of iFrame. So i Can pinch and zoom within this frame, does anybody know a way to publish without this extra frame around the content? Hope my explanation is clear. Greetz, Dick. Discussion Captivate HTML5

The Three Letters That Could Transform Your Online Learning Business: API


Educational services need to be browser-agnostic, and REST’s advantage over other alternatives (like SOAP) is its format inclusivity. These include: GET – This request is used to get a resource from a server. POST – This request is used to create a new resource on a server.

"Adobe Captivate 7: The Essentials" Workbook Now Available

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Finally, you’ll learn to publish your project in SWF and HTML5 formats so that your content can be uploaded to a web server for consumption on virtually any device, including the iPad, iPhone and other mobile devices. I'm happy to report that my newest book, "Adobe Captivate 7: The Essentials"  is now available for purchase. A hard copy of the book can be purchased directly from IconLogic's website.

Adobe RoboHelp: Importing Google Docs

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When it comes to brining Google Docs into RoboHelp, there is a single downside: The documents reside on a Google server so you cannot directly import or link them into RoboHelp like you can with other content (like Word documents). You can then leverage RoboHelp's Word integration for full formatting control.

Developing A Layar Application

Upside Learning

Server with public IP/domain where you will store actual layer content. The server can be shared one or completely owned by you. Here you will need to provide URL of server where the actual contents reside. At your server: The layar server sends http request to URL you have provided while defining the layer in layar developer site and it expects a JSON response containing POI details. You can find more information about JSON response format here with examples.

ISPRING SUITE 9: Video Demos with Annotations Equals Awesomeness!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The finished course can quickly be published as HTML5 or as a video and uploaded to a web server, Learning Management System, or to video services like YouTube or Vimeo.     I was able to edit the annotations and change the way they looked via the Formatting toolbar.

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Why Should You Use Cloud Computing For E-Learning?

Origin Learning

Cloud computing is the technology which uses the internet and central remote servers to maintain applications and data. An educational cloud can create the opportunity to focus the power of thousands of researchers and academicians on one problem as high quality computing is available without the hassle of maintaining a large server and data storage farm. Employee training content can often be sensitive in terms of formatting and appearance. What is cloud computing?

"Adobe Captivate 9: The Essentials Workbook" Now Shipping

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Last, but not least, you'll learn to publish your project in SWF and HTML5 formats so that your content can be uploaded to a web server for consumption on virtually any device, including the iPad, iPhone, and other mobile devices. We are proud to announce that our newest book, "Adobe Captivate 9: The Essentials Workbook" has begun shipping. 

MOBI to ePUB Conversion Made Easy with These 7 Converters


Both of these are popular eBook file formats that are used by various eBook readers, including Apple, Kindle, Sony, Google, and more. Related Read: 8 eBook Conversion Tools Compatible with Multiple Formats. Supports multiple formats. A wide range of formats supported.

7 Essential Content Conversion Services to Digitize Your Business

Hurix Digital

A simple solution to mitigate this problem is to convert your content into a digital format. Using digital conversion techniques, you can convert all your print content into digital documents and store either on the cloud or on your own server. What is content conversion?

Adobe RoboHelp 8: The Pros Have It, The Others Don't

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe AIR is a cross-platform format for building and deploying applications that connect the desktop to the web. WebHelp Pro and FlashHelp Pro deliver server-based output. The advantage of server-based output? You will need to own, install and manage Adobe RoboHelp Server before you will be able to publish either Pro layout to a server. RoboHelp Server? In the image below you will see the workflow that incorporates RoboHelp Server.

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Part 5 of 6: Key Features to Look for in an LMS: Course Authoring Tool

Overnite Software

At a minimum, look for course-building features, such as: Image, video, and audio uploader Variety of question types Specialized course settings Ability to publish course in industry-standard formats.

Looking Beyond an Open Source LMS to Deploy your Training Content

Origin Fractal LXP

Support for multi-format learning content. We take security and encryption very seriously and all user-data is stored on secure and encrypted servers. Please note that we do not store any credit card or banking information of your users on our servers.

Rules to Keep in Mind while Selecting CDN Service Provider in 2020


If we talk on technical terms, various networks of servers form a content delivery network (CDN). Having an online streaming service provider has become an essential part for broadcasters as sharing video content and data around the globe is a profound format.

Benefits of Learning Management System for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

LMS is the advanced format of e-Learning that fulfills more expectations of learners. cloud server. Cloud-based LMS is stored on a remote server; therefore, any authorized member can access the desired information anytime from anywhere. Growth poised organizations are investing more in corporate training and implementing customized Learning Management Systems (LMSs) to make their employee training an automated process.

HTML5: Standardize on MP4 (mostly)

ICS Learning

See this page on the JWPlayer (formerly ‘Longtail Video’) website, specifically #2 “Media Formats”). Progressive Downloading’ of video works now – link to a video and it’ll start downloading to your device, and the device player will likely start playing that video back as soon as it can… …but you can’t skip ahead and have the video quickly pickup at that point; to do so requires ‘true’ (“Adaptive”) streaming capabilities – like from a media server.

Track Course Completions for Free Using Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer

E-learning Uncovered

If that sounds like a lot of work, keep in mind that this is a FREE solution that can be implemented within a day (assuming you already have a web server), where the alternative likely means purchasing, implementing, configuring, and using an LMS. Assuming you intend to host your published Captivate courses somewhere on your website, you’ll have to take a few steps to prepare both your courses and your web server for reporting results that can be used with the Quiz Results Analyzer.

Using LaTeX in LearnDash


When you need to use latex, then just follow the format outlined in Step 1. The MathJax javascript needs to be delivered either from your own server, or you can use a CDN (Content Distribution Network) such as CloudFlare. Yes, you can use LaTeX for math equation in LearnDash. One question we often receive is if it is possible to use LaTeX for creating math equations, particularly in a quiz for both the question and possible answer selections.

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Tips For Creating Video-based Content And Choosing The Right Technology To Support It: Getting The Value Advantage Of Video-based Learning


However, in recent years, the costs of video production have fallen with easy-to-use video cameras and multimedia formats that align with multiple delivery platforms as well as viewing devices. Learning videos maybe large in size, which often poses a problem when hosting them within the LMS on a normal server. The hosting charges for a streaming server may prove to be expensive.

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4 LMS Features That Were Hot and Now Are Not

Absorb LMS

Locally-Installed Software About a decade ago, many organizations shunned cloud-based software and demanded that the LMS be installed on their internal servers. As an added benefit, new features regularly and magically appear in the LMS without the need for Jim in IT to load CD-ROMs onto a server every couple of months. You’d then assemble the nuggets into some kind of order and publish the result in various formats including print, a teacher’s guide, a self-paced course, etc.

Top 6 Absorb LMS Alternatives and Absorb LMS Competitors in 2021!


The intuitive platform supports multimedia content formats, responsive design, social learning , branded interfaces and more. Absorb LMS is a user-friendly learning management system that can either be installed on servers or can be hosted. Introduction.

Top 6 Absorb LMS Alternatives and Absorb LMS Competitors in 2021!


The intuitive platform supports multimedia content formats, responsive design, social learning , branded interfaces and more. Absorb LMS is a user-friendly learning management system that can either be installed on servers or can be hosted. Introduction.

What is a Learning Record Store (LRS) ?


The application sends these statements to an LRS server that then receives, stores and forwards statements to other LRS servers. With an LRS server and strong analytical reporting tools, you can capture information about any experience, regardless of where and in what format it takes place. According to, a Learning Record Store (LRS) is the heart of any xAPI ecosystem.

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27 Best Online Learning Platforms (updated 2022)


LinkedIn Learning which was formerly is an educational platform that offers professional courses in business, technology-related and creative fields in the format of video lessons. Comes with the additional costs of a self-hosted server and its maintenance (for instructors).

LMS Comparison: LearnDash vs. Teachable


To start, you’ll be on a shared server with a bunch of other “free” plans, and that will mean an incredibly slow website—especially if you (or someone else on your shared server) is trying to get the most out of their unlimited video hosting.