Adobe Captivate 6: Scalable HTML Content

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Take the  Scalable HTML content  check box for instance.   The  Scalable HTML content  option is off by default, leading me to believe is wasn't necessarily a good idea to use it. I was curious what the option would do, so I enabled it and published a SWF. I was concerned that the quality of the SWF would suffer if I made my browser window too big (I have a pretty large display).

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SWF speaks to HTML page… through JavaScript!

Adobe Captivate

Most of us, sometime or the other, have had a need to manipulate the HTML page that contains the Captivate SWF file. The requirement may have been to display a custom message or change an image in the HTML page on click of a button inside the SWF. This can be achieved by sending data [.]. eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5

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Adobe Captivate 5/5.5: Removing The Web Page Margin

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel    I received an email from a Captivate developer asking if it was possible to remove the white space that appears between the browser toolbars and SWF when a lesson is opened within a browser. In the image below, notice that there is white space above the SWF (just below the browser's menu bar).      Admittedly the space that appears above a SWF isn't huge and it's not something that I had spent time thinking about.

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Adobe Captivate: Internalize or Externalize?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

The common way to publish a completed Captivate eLearning video is as a SWF (small web file). But it is possible to publish your Captivate video so that the Skin, Widgets, FMR's and Animations are split apart from the SWF.     Publish the lesson as a SWF

Adobe Captivate & RoboHelp: Incorporate eLearning within a Help System

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

When the topic is displayed in a web browser, mobile device (iPad, iPhone, etc) or HTML Help, the lesson will play (and remain interactive). If the learner is going to use a standard Windows PC or Macintosh computer, SWF output is fine. by Kevin Siegel.

Publish with a Branded Template… Save time!

Adobe Captivate

Sometimes we need to embed the published Adobe Captivate SWF in an HTML page which has the branded template of our organization. If we have the luxury of changing the default HTML template for Adobe Captivate, there is nothing like it! This template can be a company website, home-grown LMS, or a portal. See the [.]. eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5

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Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

Should be able to import/export content (like PPT, DOC, or simple HTML), and allow for edits after import. Should be able to import external Flash SWF as well as audio and video in variety of popular formats.

How to Record Software Simulation in Adobe Captivate 9

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You can either publish to the SWF and HTML formats together, or publish them individually. If you belong to an organization that is involved in developing software, you know how tough it is to create training that will teach your employees how to use software the optimal way.

Adobe Captivate 7: Publishing Video Demos

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  Here's what the standard Publish dialog box looks like:     When publishing a cptx project, you can elect to publish as SWF, HTML, PDF, or all of the above. However, the Publish dialog box that appears couldn't be more spartan:     SWF?

Adaptive and Responsive Design for eLearning: Part 2

eFront

A few years ago, when rapid eLearning development tools were in their infancy, the job of eLearning designers was fairly straightforward , and had very little to do with web standards.

Adobe Captivate – The Ideal Systems Training Development Tool

CommLab India

You can publish the simulation to the SWF and HTML formats, together or individually. Each subject is learned in a unique way. For example, a language is learned well by speaking and practicing, and science by observations and validation.

Australia’s Nobel Laureates

E-Learning Provocateur

However, there are some good reasons to shell out the extra cash and go with Captivate: • You can publish in swf format, which is really small to download; • You can add SCORM, if you are that way inclined; and. Edit the dimensions of the object in the coding of the html file.

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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). Video (ALT+N+V Individually) formats include SWF, FLV, AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, DV, and 3GP.

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Smokescreen – The Future Of Flash Player?

Upside Learning

Primarily, it reads the binary SWF file and renders its animation and audio content to standard web compliant format. Tags: Innovation Mobile Learning Adobe eLearning Flash Player HTML 5 mLearning Smokescreen

Elearning applications

eFront

CamStudio - (Authoring Tool) CamStudio is able to record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files and using its built-in SWF Producer can turn those AVIs into lean, mean, bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWFs).

A simple interactive learning object

E-Learning Provocateur

However, there are some good reasons to shell out the extra cash and go with Captivate: • You can publish in swf format, which is really small to download; • You can add SCORM, if you are that way inclined; and. When I published my learning object in Captivate, the software produced a swf file, an accompanying skin, an html host, and a javascript source. All four need to travel together, so I uploaded them to a folder in Dropbox, then linked to the html file.

Review of Snap! 1.1 Update

E-learning Uncovered

Technically, a skilled programmer could probably get Articulate to do that by adding their own HTML or JavaScript, but Snap! Have more than one swf per slide. About three months ago, Trivantis released Snap! by Lectora – a PowerPoint authoring tool à la Articulate. Today they announced their 1.1 update. Normally I only comment on major releases, but this one has some important features.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

You can combine these with LMS-generated content such as assessments, surveys, OJT assignments, HTML pages or instructor-led events to create courses and learning paths. Supports multiple formats — avi, wmv, mpg, mov, flv, m4v, ppt, pptx, pdf, mp3, zip, doc, or swf.

Adobe Captivate: Using Aggregator

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If you publish your Captivate projects as SWFs, you can combine multiple SWF files into one lesson using the Aggregator. Once added to an Aggregator project, you can publish the combined files as a SWF, EXE file, PDF or HTML. The published Aggregator file will include a TOC using the names of the separate SWF files. To ensure the uniformity of Table of Contents (TOC) settings across lessons, you can set any SWF in the TOC as the master. by Kevin Siegel.

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eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

The embedded videos are played back from within SWF, so you can create your own components to control the video playback. Related posts: HTML 5 and eLearning Development How Can Adobe BrowserLab Help in eLearning Development?

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Developing An eLearning Player?

Upside Learning

The only option left then is to develop the courses in HTML and JavaScript. swf, *.flv, html, *.xml, An eLearning player is a building block for more conventional [one with back and next for navigation buttons] eLearning courses. What’s an eLearning player?

Webinar: Using Custom HTML5 and Adobe Edge with Lectora

eLearning Brothers

In this webinar I focused on two awesome, but different HTML tools. This tool is perfect if you know nothing about HTML or HTML5. Instead of producing SWF files or video files it produces native HTML5 content that can be seen on any HTML5 browser or mobile device.

Product Review Raptivity

eLearning 24-7

AICC, 508 and SWF. Even better it starts off with a great upsell on their HTML pack. Product: Raptivity. Raptivity is an interaction tool. Its target audience is the rapid content authoring tool market, but while it tries to hit it, it also misses at many levels.

The Open Screen Project – Will It Succeed?

Upside Learning

The most important one is Adobe removing restrictions on SWF and FLV/F4V specifications. So one can now develop software that can actually “play” SWF content. Opera has released a HTML 5 version (Opera mobile) for Windows Mobile. Or they all know HTML 5 will – ultimately.

Selection in Agile Learning Design

Big Dog, Little Dog

For example, although this multiplication game is made for schools, it has an interesting engine behind it: html file : This of course is the file your browser opens. Flash file (swf): Shockwave Flash file. xml file: This is the file that the swf app reads.

My Top 10 e-Learning Tools

eLearning Cyclops

Being able to create SCORM/AICC compliant courses that imports Flash SWF files and plays well with the LMS makes my ability to implement e-learning much easier. Adobe Dreamweaver - Still the best tool for creating web pages (I occasionally have to do that) and jerry-rigging the HTML in courses. Jane Hart is gathering top ten lists for e-learning tools. Thus far, 203 people in the e-learning field have submitted their list.

Got SCORM?

ICS Learning

So unless you are working in a tightly controlled internal environment, your SCOs should only be using client-side technologies such as HTML, Flash and Javascript. In reality, it is simply a single compressed file containing all the files (html, images, flash swf, etc) necessary for the SCO to function. SCOs are web-based and script-enabled – consisting of HTML, Javascript and any other client-side technology (images, Macromedia Flash, etc). Got SCORM?

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Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

To get around this, we created a new custom certificate wherein the HTML file containing the certificate SWF file extracts the user name from the LMS using a SCORM API. Articulate’s suite of products rate high in the rapid authoring segment.

Adobe eLearning Suite Announced

Steve Howard

Professionals can take advantage of more than two dozen new features including single SWF file publishing, text-to-speech conversion, a drawing toolbar for simple graphics, enhanced project templates, and round-trip Microsoft® PowerPoint® workflows, which let users import and edit PowerPoint slides with audio and interactivity. Adobe , Captivate , ELS , eLearning Suite , Device Central. Adobe has released the eagerly-awaited eLearning Suite.