MICROSOFT POWERPOINT: Adding Transparency to Photos

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  eLearning Microsoft PowerPointby AJ Walther, COTP. You have a plan. a plan to create an awesome PowerPoint presentation about, among other emotions, anger.   Naturally, you want to illustrate anger on one of the slides.

Embed Microsoft Office Files Within Adobe Captivate

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In this video tutorial, I show you two interesting ways you can give access to Microsoft Office documents to your learners from within your Adobe Captivate project. The post Embed Microsoft Office Files Within Adobe Captivate appeared first on eLearning.

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MICROSOFT POWERPOINT QUICK TIP: Smoothly Animate with Morph

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  eLearning Microsoft PowerPointby AJ Walther, COTP. Raise your hand if this is you. You want to animate something on a slide and then on the next slide, you want that same object to do something else.

Microsoft PowerPoint: Character Challenge

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e-learning eLearning Microsoft PowerPoint mLearning Technical Communications User Experience by AJ Walther      A few weeks ago I presented a  Character Challenge  and asked readers to send in their PowerPoint-created eLearning characters.

Microsoft PowerPoint: Working with Guides

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Microsoft PowerPoint TechComm Technical Communications training User Assistance User Experience UX by AJ Walther      For some PowerPoint projects you may find that you would like to line up elements in a certain way and that having guides on the slide would be useful.

Product Review: Microsoft Office Mix add-in for PowerPoint 2013

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Some products including Articulate Studio and Storyline use the Microsoft SDK PowerPoint ribbon as their main ribbon. If you use one of the OfficeMix apps it shows that “This OfficeMix app has been developed by Microsoft. Microsoft Terms.

Microsoft PowerPoint: Create and Use Chart Templates

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Microsoft PowerPoint PowerPoint by AJ Walther      Do you work for an organization that uses many charts? Do all of those charts need to be formatted to match specific corporate branding? Does this take you ages?

eLearning: Articulate Storyline and Microsoft PowerPoint

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by Kevin Siegel      If Microsoft PowerPoint is your starting point for developing eLearning content, you can reuse that content in any of the top eLearning development tools including  Adobe Presenter ,  Adobe Captivate , and  TechSmith Camtasia Studio.

MY TOP 10 TOOLS FOR LEARNING (2016)

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Microsoft PowerPoint: Measurement Unit Conversion in a Flash

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Microsoft PowerPoint TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications by AJ Walther    Here's a quick tip you may not already know that could save you some serious time with unit conversion. By default, PowerPoint measures in inches.

Is Microsoft Surface a Major Step Backward for mLearning?

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The tech world has been buzzing about Microsoft’s announcement of the new Surface tablet. Microsoft Surface is supposed to do everything and more… but did Microsoft miss the point when it comes to creating a truly “mobile” experience?

Is Microsoft Surface a Major Step Backward for mLearning?

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The tech world has been buzzing about Microsoft’s announcement of the new Surface tablet. Microsoft Surface is supposed to do everything and more… but did Microsoft miss the point when it comes to creating a truly “mobile” experience?

eLearning: Adobe Captivate and Microsoft PowerPoint

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When developing eLearning, the content is often created in Microsoft PowerPoint first.   Note:  Microsoft PowerPoint must be installed on your computer before you can import PowerPoint presentations into Captivate.       If you need to edit the PowerPoint slides, choose  Edit > Edit with Microsoft PowerPoint > Edit Presentation. by Kevin Siegel      What came first, the chicken or the egg?

Microsoft PowerPoint: Find and Replace Fonts

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  Microsoft PowerPoint PowerPoint by AJ Walther    There are many reasons you may want to globally change every instance of a font in a PowerPoint presentation. Maybe you inherited a presentation from someone else and it needs a little work. Maybe you've had a change of heart about your own design choice. Maybe a client would prefer a different font. Whatever the case, manually changing every occurrence of a font could become a time-consuming task.

Create a Branching Scenario in Microsoft PowerPoint

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Microsoft PowerPointby Thomas Reyes-Cairo      A branching scenario is a great way to help a learner apply knowledge by providing a simulated situation from real life. They're also fairly easy to create!

Microsoft Surface: Will It Help mLearning?

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Yesterday Microsoft finally unveiled its new tablet called Surface. It seems to have made a solid first impression , which is good news for Microsoft given this one represents several firsts for Microsoft. Mobile Learning Microsoft Surface mLearning

Top 5 Microsoft Excel Courses

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Do you know what Microsoft Excel really does? But, Microsoft Excel is more than just creating simple column and row spreadsheets. The post Top 5 Microsoft Excel Courses appeared first on GO1 Learning. Education Learning Technology Excel microsoft spreadsheetsYou must be thinking – of course I do, it’s for generating spreadsheets, right? This is a powerful software tool you can use to enhance how your company does business. That brings us to […].

FREE Alternative to Microsoft Project

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For those of you who have used, or actively use, Microsoft Project, you know how awesome it is. However, Microsoft Project is pricey, and only comes with some editions of Microsoft Office – so how can you manage that big training development program?

Tech Tuesday: 5 Things We Learned Using Microsoft PowerBI

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To tease out these nuggets of information, mLevel has leveraged Microsoft’s PowerBI to create a dashboard that allows every employee the opportunity explore our data. The post Tech Tuesday: 5 Things We Learned Using Microsoft PowerBI appeared first on mLevel.

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft’s Nightmare, Training at Facebook and Google Shortens Attention Spans

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Topic 2: How do poor reviews of Microsoft Surface and Windows 8 affect the future of Microsoft? For many companies, it’s hard to imagine a work world without Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office. Social Learning Facebook Google microsoft social learning talktech

eLearning: What Happened to Microsoft's Free Image Gallery?

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by AJ Walther    In my  Optimizing PowerPoint Design for eLearning & Presentations  class I like to sing the praises of  Microsoft's free online image gallery.

12 Free Microsoft Teaching Tools

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Microsoft Partners in Learning has created an abundance of resources for professionals and educators around the world to take new approaches to teaching and learning. Learning Suite by Microsoft. eLearning Tools Online Training Software Effective eLearning eLearning Resources Microsof

My Thoughts on Microsoft Bringing back the Start button and the need for Change in eLearning

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On the other hand you have Microsoft, which appears to be bringing back the old Start button and enabling users to boot directly to the old desktop view, in the upcoming Windows 8.1 eLearning Mobile Learning change featured microsoft mLearning image credit: technobuffalo.com.

Microsoft Office: 2013 Open for Preview

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by AJ George  Last week  Microsoft announced its latest version of Microsoft Office  and opened it for  customer preview.

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, iPad Mini, Play Testing Learning Games

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Topic 1: Is the Microsoft Surface tablet a viable tablet option for businesses interested in mobile learning? But some have raised concerns that Microsoft Surface might actually hurt mobile learning, and that Microsoft does not truly understand mobile.

Adobe Captivate & Articulate Storyline: Round-Tripping With Microsoft Word

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  The process of round-tripping between Articulate Storyline and Microsoft Word is just about the same as it is in Adobe Captivate. by Kevin Siegel      How do you collaborate with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) who aren't Adobe Captivate or Articulate Storyline developers? Specifically I'm talking about text content. How many times have you gone back and forth (and back and forth again) with your SMEs, changing a word on a slide here, removing a comma there.

DevCorner: Microsoft BUILD 2014 Report

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This is the place for i nterviews with our devs, source code samples, and an inside peek at some of the cool stuff we’re working on… The fourth Microsoft BUILD conference was held in the first week of April this year.

How Microsoft Can Be A Digital Learning Powerhouse With It’s Lynda.com Acquisition

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With Microsoft’s $26 billion-dollar acquisition of LinkedIn, the software giant also gets a bevy of other online businesses. Remember the Microsoft Paperclip, Clippy? Microsoft could be the company to finally crack the nut of eLearning certification.

Microsoft So.cl: An Experiment In Social + Search + Learning

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Last week Microsoft launched a new network called so.cl – pronounced ‘social’ – which is being discussed all over the web. Microsoft has an investment in Facebook so it wouldn’t want to create a competitor to Facebook. Innovation Social Learning Microsoft So.cl

Apple Leads in Tech, But Microsoft Dominates in Diversity

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We’ll be honest: There are some ways in which Microsoft falls behind other tech giants. In fact, when you think about revolutionary companies, Google and Apple have become the gold standard, with Microsoft bringing up the rear with an old-school image and sometimes lackluster software offerings. But there is one area in which Microsoft has a surprising jump on the competition and a forward-thinking mission operative.

Microsoft PowerPoint: Hide a Master Slide Logo

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by AJ George  A PowerPoint user approached me recently with an issue. She was given a PowerPoint template with a company logo on it. She was asked to remove the logo but could not. My first thought was to tell her to remove it from the master slides.

Tip of the Week: Harness the power of Raptivity in Microsoft PowerPoint

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Microsoft Surface Reviewed: Is it Right For Mobile Learning?

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My personal journey from PC to iPad illustrates the first roadblock for Microsoft in the tablet race – they are late to the party. Microsoft missed the chance when they had me exclusively using their products. I think Microsoft has missed a strategic opportunity.

4 Implications of Microsoft’s Acquisition of LinkedIn

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Microsoft’s recent acquisition of LinkedIn has created ripples in the world of technology. I believe the deal between Microsoft and LinkedIn could have 4 major implications for the corporate world. Microsoft could come up with an integrated talent management platform.