Benefits of Software Simulations in E-learning

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Software trainings giving employees the blues? Simulations are here to the rescue. Learning Technology software simulations

How to Record Software Simulation in Adobe Captivate 9

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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. E-learning provides the ideal solution to this issue through “ Watch-Try-Do ” simulations. Simulations give learners an opportunity to “ watch ” and get familiar with the nits and grits of the software tool. How to record a software simulation in Adobe Captivate.

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Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Software Simulations Using Adobe Captivate

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Are you finding it difficult to develop applications that teach the use of software effectively and in a timely manner? Or are you trying to develop your own software training? Then, you can develop software simulations that engage your learners with Adobe Captivate easily. This blog is a step-by-step guide for developing software simulations using Adobe Captivate. You can expand or condense the recording window based on your simulation requirement.

3 Software Simulation-development Capabilities of Storyline 360 [Infographic]

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Articulate 360, the new software suite from the developers of Storyline, is creating ripples in the world of online training. Storyline 360 has an intuitive user-interface, provides access to a wide range of assets, and makes developing simulations and assessments efficient. This infographic focuses on the simulation-development capabilities of Storyline 360. Hope you now have an idea of which tool to use for your software training courses.

Simulations Just Got Simpler: Courtesy Adobe Captivate

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Explore the power of Adobe Captivate for creating powerful software simulations. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

Developing Effective Online Simulations Made Easy with Adobe Captivate

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This blog highlights the features of Adobe Captivate that are helpful in developing software simulations. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate: Customizing Smart Shapes and Captions for Simulations

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Adobe Captivate has made the task of creating software simulations quite easy. In this blog, we will see how to customize elements such as smart shapes , highlight boxes, and captions that are generated in online simulations developed in Captivate. Related Posts Get Creative – Customize Simulations in Adobe Captivate 9 Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Software Simulations Using Adobe Captivate What Kind of Training Programs Goes Well with Adobe Captivate 7?

Adobe Captivate – The Ideal Systems Training Development Tool

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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. Similarly, executing tasks on a software application is learned well by observing the procedures and trying them again and again. Doing this on a live software application might lead to undesired consequences. For such a scenario, software training simulations can be a solution.

Guides Rule! The Addition of Rulers and Guides to Adobe Captivate 9

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When you’re designing a standard project (also called a blank project ), selecting a Ruler will give you pixels across the screen,starting from 0 to all the way up to the size of the e-learning course you’re designing. . Adobe Captivate is an immensely popular tool amongst the e-learning community. At times, knowing how to use an authoring tool is not enough to create good e-learning. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

iSpring – The One-Stop Shop to Build Online Courses in PowerPoint

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iSpring is a comprehensive e-learning authoring toolkit; a PowerPoint add-in, this tool makes it extremely easy and cost-effective to develop online courses from classroom PowerPoint resources. That’s not all – you can include interactivities, multimedia elements, assessments, simulations, conversations, and more, to transform a staid PowerPoint presentation to a riveting online knowledge nugget, based on adult learning principles and instructional strategies.

Top 10 Authoring Tools for Developing Simulation Based E-learning – Part 1

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Authoring tools are widely used for the rapid development of e-learning courses. By using these rapid authoring tools, we can develop simulation based e-learning courses too quickly, at low cost. Here I am going to share the top ten authoring tools you can choose from to build effective and efficient simulation based e-learning courses. to ensure learners learn on the device of their choice, anywhere, anytime. Learning Technology rapid authoring tool

Developing Simulations for End-user ERP training Using Articulate Storyline

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Usually in a classroom setting, trainers demonstrate how to use the software and how it works. This risk-free or test environment can be created using simulations. Using simulations, you can show the step-by-step process of the ERP system and allow the learner practice in a safe, interactive environment as if they were in a live ERP environment. Now let’s see how to create and convert those screenshots into simulation-based software training.

3 Powerful Rapid Authoring Tools Released in 2016

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E-learning development technologies are constantly evolving. Many developers of rapid authoring software have released new products and upgraded their existing tools to meet the changing needs of the technology-enabled learning marketplace, during the course of the year. Today, we will look at three powerful e-learning authoring applications released in 2016 and examine how they help develop online courses better. Option to make e-learning content Sec.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 7: Engage 360

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We also looked at the Articulate tool’s abilities to create animations and facilitate learning interactions. We saw that Storyline 360 can be used to develop good software simulations and online assessments. We also examined Storyline 360’s features that facilitate responsive and accessible online learning. Engage 360 is a tool that can be used to develop media-rich online learning interactions. Web-based Learning Interactivities can be Created Easily.

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

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What does it take to harness the full learning potential of the Web to train your workforce? Well, among the various aspects that must be taken into consideration, one of the most important is choosing the right e-learning development tool.Today, we will look at 3 popular online course authoring tools that can be used to produce good courses for the web. The software can be used to retain most effects of Flash. 3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools.

Too Little Time to Develop E-learning? Go for Rapid Development!

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A traditional online learning development project can take several months. Projects that require extensive simulations, or any end-to-end e-learning development for that matter, usually take time. From framing the right learning objectives to ensuring the course has a good look and feel (visual design), everything translates into more time and planning. When you have to get that e-learning course not in months, but weeks.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 6: Quizmaker 360

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We looked at the features of the Articulate 360 tool that help create good animations and learning interactions. We saw that Storyline 360 can be used to develop effective software simulations and online assessments. We also examined Storyline 360’s features that facilitate responsive and accessible online learning. As its name suggests, Quizmaker 360 is a software application that can be used to develope-learning assessments.

Articulate 360 – Animation and Interaction Abilities of Storyline 360

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In the first post of the series, we saw that this e-learning development powerhouse constitutes nine applications, viz. Storyline 360 – An e-learning development application. Replay 360 – An application that can be used to develop software simulations. Rise – A responsive e-learning development software. Articulate Review – A tool that allows stakeholders to review online learning materials. Learning Technology Articulate 360

3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools

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For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of e-learning development software. Without making it too complicated, I’ll only focus on their capabilities such as support for simulations , animations , audio/video , and mobile support. Simulations: You can seamlessly perform screencasting i.e., capture screens and edit them into simulations.Also, it has the ability to record the screen in your desired dimensions/as per your course.

Storyline 360: Simulation and Assessment-Development Capabilities

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In the first post , we saw that the e-learning development software constitutes nine elements. In the second write-up , we examined the abilities of Storyline 360 to develop animations and learning interactions. Today, we will look at the capabilities of Storyline 360 to create software simulations and assessments. Software Simulation-development Capabilities of Storyline 360. Creation of Online Lessons on Software is Made Effective.

Storyline, Captivate, Lectora – An Evaluation Checklist of 3 Rapid Authoring Tools

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Choosing a rapid e-learning authoring tool that suits your training needs completely can be quite a challenging task. The eLearning Guild has come out with a report that lists the most desired features in rapid e-learning authoring software. Games, Scenarios, and Simulations. Can create simple software simulations. Can create complex software simulations. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9 & Lectora Inspire 16: The Infinity War

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In my previous blog, E-learning Authoring Tools: The Civil War , we have seen the comparison between the top three preferred e-learning rapid authoring tools – Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and Lectora Inspire 16. Easy-to-develop software simulations. Specializes in creating software simulations. Users require training to get acquainted with the software. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

How to Pick the Best Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-Learning Courses

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A legacy e-learning course refers to an online course developed using Flash, Dreamweaver, XML/HTML, JavaScript or earlier versions of rapid authoring tools. These tools are dated and cannot meet today’s high technological standards. No matter what technology is used, it takes considerable time and effort to develop an e-learning course, not to mention the high costs involved. Adobe Captivate : Suitable for software simulations and responsive course development.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 5: Presenter

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In my earlier blogs, we looked at the easy authoring features of Storyline 360 and its ability to create good animations and facilitate effective learning interactions. We saw that the Articulate 360 component enables the development of high quality software simulations and e-learning assessments. We also examined Storyline 360’s features that facilitate responsive and accessible online learning. Capability to develop animated and media-rich e-learning courses.

From our Expert’s Desk: A Review of Adobe Captivate 9

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Of the many e-learning rapid authoring tools available in the market today, Adobe’s Captivate is certainly one of the best. It was just a screen recording tool when it was first launched under the name FlashCam , but over the years it has evolved into a full-fledged e-learning rapid authoring tool. Now it is widely used to develop not only high quality software simulations, but also interactive online learning courses. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

Different Types of Animations Available in Articulate Storyline 2

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In the hands of an able developer, Articulate Storyline acts like a magic wand that can channel powerful interactivities into an e-Learning course. Known for its capability to help designers expedite wonderful animations in an e-learning course, this tool offers many types of animations to let you select the one that works best for your content. Learning Technology Articulate Storyline

3 Popular Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools – When to Use What

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The use of e-learning authoring tools depends on the training need, complexity of the course, delivery platform – online or on mobiles – timelines, budget, and other factors. With a host of e-learning authoring tools available, choosing the apt authoring tool for your business requirement is not an easy task. This blog tries to make this easy for you, by showing how three popular rapid e-learning authoring tools meet 3 training needs.

3 Rapid Authoring Tool Features to Develop Online Courses Swiftly

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E-learning authoring tools are one way you can meet the needs of training employees in quick succession. For example, if you want to develop software application training, you must see if the rapid authoring tool you chose has the ability to create software simulations. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

DoceboInspire Award Winners: Best Learning Experience Design & Best Use of E-Commerce

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At this year’s DoceboInspire, we focused on how we can define technology through a human lens, and we looked into the future to see how technology can ultimately benefit us. After a memorable three days of workshops, panels, and talks on everything learning, it was hard to pick our favourite moment. Best Learning Experience Design – Simcorp. Simcorp is a financial software company based in Denmark, specializing in integrated investment management solutions.

Important Features of an Ideal Rapid Authoring Tool

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The eLearning Guild had come up with a report 1 that lists the most desired features in rapid e-learning courseware authoring software. Games, Scenarios, and Simulations. Effectively designed games, scenarios, and simulations prove very useful in enhancing the quality of online training. So, according to The eLearning Guild report, users of authoring tools wanted the following features to make learning more interactive and engaging: Adding interactive scenarios.

3 Adobe Captivate E-learning Examples

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Its evolution as an e-learning authoring tool started after an eHelp Corporation based in San Diego acquired it and released it as Robo Demo. Not too long after that, Macromedia acquired eHelp and released the software under the name Captivate which was later acquired by Adobe Systems. Let’s see a few sample e-learning courses developed by CommLab India using this very tool. Software Application Training. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate

How to Use Rulers in Adobe Captivate 9 Authoring Tool

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The tool is known for its capability to develop software simulations and responsive eLearning courses. Related Posts 5 Best Features of Adobe Captivate 9 That Enhance E-learning Adobe Captivate 9: A Few Limitations of a Good Rapid Authoring Tool Adobe Captivate 9 Limitations that Need to be Upgraded [Infographic]. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate 9Adobe Captivate 9 is the most widely used rapid authoring tool and one of most popular eLearning tools.

Articulate 360 – Easy Authoring Features of Storyline 360

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Articulate 360, the brand new software from the developers of Storyline, is creating ripples in the world of online training. This technology-enabled learning development suite has captured the imagination of the e-learning community. How does Articulate 360 help create good web-based learning materials? Articulate 360 – A Bundle of Nine E-learning Applications. They are: Storyline 360 – an e-learning development application.

20 Frequently Asked Questions About E-learning Rapid Authoring Tools

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With hundreds of e-learning development software available in today’s marketplace, choosing the right one which fully meets your training needs can be a major challenge. It is one of the most crucial decisions you must make to successfully convert your ILT material into e-learning courses. Authoring tools differ in their suitability for various factors such as learning styles, delivery platforms, file formats, e-learning standards, and the e-learning development process.

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 4

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In the first post, we saw that the e-learning development suite is made of nine elements. In the second write-up, we looked at the abilities of Storyline 360 to develop animations and learning interactions. In the third blog, we examined the capabilities of Storyline 360 to create software simulations and assessments. Today, we will look at the features of Storyline 360 that facilitate responsive and accessible online learning development.

Top Tools for Developing Simulation Based E-learning Courses – Part 2

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In the previous blog , we looked at the top 10 Authoring tools used for developing simulation based e-learning courses. In this blog, we’ll take a look at some more Authoring tools that will help you to build effective and efficient software courses, offering learners the opportunity to practice in a low-risk environment. SimWriter is a highly interactive, responsive authoring tool used to build branching simulations quickly and easily.

Creating a Virtual ERP Tour for End-users with Articulate Storyline

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You cannot just cover all the content in a few classroom sessions or e-learning courses and expect them to use the new ERP to its fullest potential, can you? They need to get acquainted with the different features and functions of the software so that they know which function to perform in a given context. Software Application Simulations. They mirror the look of the software and provide a risk-free environment to end-users so that they get hands-on practice.

7 Tips to Choose the Best Rapid Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-learning Courses to HTML5

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Today’s market is filled with many rapid authoring tools offering tons of customization options, in-built images (photographs and illustrated characters), in-built interactivities, assessments, PowerPoint plug-ins, standalone software, cloud based applications, etc. In this blog, I’ll share 7 tips that will help you select the best e-learning authoring tool for your e-learning project to convert your legacy courses to HTML5. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

How to Choose the Right Tool to Develop a Web-based Course

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What does it take to transform your online learning strategy into an effective e-learning material? Ask the following questions when you calculate the cost of a tool: Does the authoring software come with in-built tools for audio and video editing? What are the e-learning development assets (templates and images) provided by the tool’s developer? See that the authoring tool you use provides the best support to the instructional strategy of your e-learning course.

Know All about Lectora Inspire 16

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Do you want to cut short the e-learning course development time and be cost-effective? 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. As it supports HTML5 output and responsive design, it’s easy to develop mobile learning courses in Lectora 16. So developing software simulations takes extra efforts.