Adobe Captivate 6: Delivering Standalone eLearning Lessons

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

The client informed the developer that he could not open the email attachment since he didn't own Adobe Captivate. If the learner is going to access the lesson over the internet (either from a web server or an LMS), publishing SWF and/or HTML5 is the way to go.

Adobe Captivate: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

We were just getting ready to cover the accessible features found in Captivate when I was informed that I could skip the section because Canadians were not required to create accessible content. If compliant eLearning is a requirement for you, I would encourage you to review your local laws to familiarize yourself with as much information as possible. Password protection (If an Adobe Captivate SWF file is password protected, the prompt for a password is read by screen readers).

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Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

We were just getting ready to cover the accessible features found in Captivate when I was informed that I could skip the section because Canadians were not required to create accessible content. If compliant eLearning is a requirement for you, I would encourage you to review your local laws to familiarize yourself with as much information as possible. Password protection (If an Adobe Captivate SWF file is password protected, the prompt for a password is read by screen readers).

Creating PDF Forms

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Above, I took the same information and created a postcard with colored boxes where I want the text fields to go. Publish your SWF videos in a PDF directly from Adobe Captivate. by Sally Cox    PDFs are everywhere, and forms are still one of the most popular PDF types.

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Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

We were just getting ready to cover the accessible features found in Captivate when I was informed that I could skip the section because Canadians were not required to create accessible content. If compliant eLearning is a requirement for you, I would encourage you to review your local laws to familiarize yourself with as much information as possible. Password protection (If an Adobe Captivate SWF file is password protected, the prompt for a password is read by screen readers).

10 Random ELearning Facts You Should Know

LearnDash

People who take elearning courses in their native language learn faster, and retain the information better than people who take elearning courses in a non-native language. jpg, gif,swf) take more time to recreate than editable source files (.psd,eps,fla).

Balancing image quality and SWF output size in CP 5 – 2

Adobe Captivate

When the project is published in CP4 with the JPEG option the SWF file size was 2314KB. This how the slide looked in the swf output file. When published as JPEG option, the size of the published SWF file is 1844 KB. Cp 4 SWF size. Cp 5 SWF size.

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

Before we discuss the migration from Flash to HTML5, let us share some background information: The need and the challenge: With every passing decade, the world is getting more technology-savvy.

Adobe Presenter 9: Beginning Training

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Finally, you will also learn how to publish the finished eLearning content as both SWF and PDF. More information. Have you created a PowerPoint presentation and need to convert it into an eLearning course? Perhaps you need to add a quiz to the presentation and be able to track learner success? Adobe Presenter 9 allows you to transform your existing PowerPoint deck into eLearning complete with voiceover recordings, interactive objects, screen characters and videos.

Adobe Captivate: Repurpose Preferences

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In the Project Information area, I added information about the Author (Biff, as usual, gets all the credit around here), Company name, Project Name and the Description. In the SWF Size and Quality area, I set the quality to Medium. by Kevin Siegel.

Balancing image quality and SWF output size in CP 5 – 1

Adobe Captivate

In this two part blog series we look at information that you can use in Adobe Captivate 5 to parallel decide the quality of an image and the SWF file size and bring forth the differences between the publishing of images in CP 4 and CP 5. Size of SWF output files is an important consideration for many content developers as it takes longer time for end users to download larger files. Selecting ‘high’ for all slides results in a large SWF output file.

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

Again, I'll be curious to see if people find patterns in this information. David Fair - Learning Journeys Talk to him about graphics ( PNG , JPG ) and staying organized ( Tagging , Information Overload ). Joe Deegan - Blender - Training Solutions Freeware , ILT , SWF , ROI , Wondershare , PowerCONVERTER , Adobe Captivate , Photoshop , SharePoint ( SharePoint Examples - Joe, can you help me?) We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community.

How to Record Software Simulation in Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

You can either publish to the SWF and HTML formats together, or publish them individually. To know more about what Captivate is capable of, check out this informative resource. .

5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

HTML5, SWF (Flash), iOS and Android devices, also the leading Tin Can-(xAPI), SCORM- and AICC-compliant LMSs are the formats supported by Captivate. To know more about making the most of this feature, check out this informative blog.

Creating Captivate Courses from Multiple Merged Microlearning Modules

eLearning Brothers

It’s a concept that applies to many parts of our lives from all the tiny bits and bytes of data that come together to make the Information Superhighway, to the myriad nuts, bolts, gears and tubes that comprise our motor vehicles. E Pluribus Unum, the motto of the United States.

How to steer your client away from an information dump

Making Change

I kept track of the branching by writing the dialog and results in an informal flowchart. To produce the slides and SWF, I used Keynote 08 ( not Keynote 09! ). For a quick overview of the Action Mapping process described in this interaction, see Be an elearning action hero.

Adobe Captivate 9 Hot Fix: Update Fixes Several Known Issues

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Effects are not played fully in SWF, when the effect duration is less than the default effect duration. Click  here for more information and to download the fix. Adobe recently posted a fix for Captivate 9 that, according to Adobe, addresses the following issues in Adobe Captivate 9. Conditional actions get converted to standard actions in upgraded project. Operands in advanced actions appear blank in upgraded project.

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).

Camtasia Training in Philadelphia

Visual Lounge

MP4, SWF, FLV, WMV - which one? Need more information? Get hands-on Camtasia Studio training from TechSmith's top trainers! We're coming to Philadelphia to give you the one-on-one Camtasia Studio training experience.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Pricing and purchasing information. Support information. Subscription information and pricing. 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). Pricing and purchasing information. Support information. Subscription information and pricing. On this page. Basics.

Latest E-Learning Trends – Some good, some bad

eLearning 24-7

are telling me of problems when they try to use a SWF from the program into Articulate. As a result of this issue, people have to insert the SWF as a web object. I will not be able to solve the issue for you, nor be able to connect you with a contact to solve it, but presenting this information to a greater audience, I believe will speed up the vendor’s response time to fixing it.

Discovering Adobe InDesign for eLearning

Integrated Learnings

Flash Player (SWF). However, squeezing too much information into a web-based course can be overwhelming for the learner and impact retention of the information. These resource guides are accessible at any time and include more detail and information than the web-based courses. This makes it easy to include interactive menu items, copyright information that needs to be on each page, or other elements that would be the same throughout a series of pages.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

These tools are preconfigured so you can easily drill down into information about individual and team users, courses, modules and paths. Supports multiple formats — avi, wmv, mpg, mov, flv, m4v, ppt, pptx, pdf, mp3, zip, doc, or swf. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

Articulate Storyline: Adding Accessibility

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

If you publish Flash content (SWF), the content can be made compliant. Screen readers are programs that use auditory feedback to read screen information to a learner.

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Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

For more information, check out the Screenr Business site. Other conference information : June 27 : Austin, TX—SITE Annual Conference: Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro: Articulate Style. Last week I shared a free PowerPoint template that was inspired by the iPad’s notebook app.

Common Accessibility Issues

Adobe Captivate

Current solution: This seems to be associated with publishing as a swf – either in combination (swf/html5) or swf only.

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3 Best Tools to Develop Web-based Training (WBT) Courses

CommLab India

You use the e-learning development software to publish courses to HTML5, MP4, EXE, SWF, and PDF formats. To know more, check out the informative post Developing Mobile Learning Apps with Lectora and PhoneGap. How can you develop a good web-based training (WBT) material?

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

And then I take that color information to a site like Color Schemer to create a color scheme. Preview Flash content on your computer: SWF Player and FLV Player [ original post ]. They also do a great job presenting information; a good model for some courses.

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. Please comment if you find this information useful or have other thoughts about using video.

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Product Review Raptivity

eLearning 24-7

AICC, 508 and SWF. Upsell to other packs – you see in their description of the interactivity you select, and also in the right panel on additional information. After you move past this very important information (kidding), you are provided with three options.

Editing Text to speech text for Loquendo voices in Captivate 5

Adobe Captivate

Click the name of the group to view more information. cptx and SWF file) and attached it here for your reference. To hear how the voices modify the actual text, open the SWF file, plug-in your headphones and listen to the narration. Through my previous blog series on text-to-speech, you have learnt about: The different text-to-speech voices in Adobe Captivate 5 (NeoSpeech and Loquendo). Tweaking the pronunciation of text generated using NeoSpeech voices.

Selection in Agile Learning Design

Big Dog, Little Dog

Now that does not mean "lectures" are finished because they can be quite an effective and efficient means to deliver information, ideas, stories, etc. For example, in an informal learning episode a person will interact with an average of ten people (Tough, 1999).

Here’s An Easy Way to Create Whiteboard Lectures for Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

We take information that’s in our minds and then try to package it so that the learner can “see” and use the information. I get to review a lot of elearning courses and what strikes me is how often the courses are information heavy. I’m a doodler. It helps me think.

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. I expect either it or Yammer to play a larger role for informal learning at my company. Jane Hart is gathering top ten lists for e-learning tools. Thus far, 203 people in the e-learning field have submitted their list.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

In our experience, sending a single “SWF” file provided strong results but attempting to push out (or access over-the-air) a Flash -based learning module on a device didn’t impress many learners (or content authors) without some basic rethinking of the content produced. A.K.A.

Enhance Lectora e-Learning Courses with Embedded Objects

Trivantis

Helpful Information. -->. Mike and Damian went through the steps needed to set up communication between Lectora and Flash SWF files using JavaScript to: Maintain a button state. Trigger Lectora Action Groups from within a SWF on the page. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA.

Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

For more information, check out the Screenr Business site. Other conference information : June 27 : Austin, TX—SITE Annual Conference: Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro: Articulate Style. Last week I shared a free PowerPoint template that was inspired by the iPad’s notebook app.