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

eLearning 24-7

Some products including Articulate Studio and Storyline use the Microsoft SDK PowerPoint ribbon as their main ribbon. On the plus side if you have it, it will work with both 32 bit and PPT 2013 and 64 bit and PPT 2013. Microsoft Terms.

eLearning: Adobe Captivate and Microsoft PowerPoint

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.   During a standard import process, PowerPoint pptx presentations are first converted to the ppt format and then converted to SWF. by Kevin Siegel      What came first, the chicken or the egg?

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High Fidelity Support for Microsoft® PowerPoint Files in Adobe® Captivate 6

Adobe Captivate

PPTX files were converted to PPT files during import and therefore some features of the PPTX files were not imported into Captivate projects. Adobe® Captivate 5.5 : PPTX -> PPT -> SWF Adobe® Captivate 6 supports direct conversion from PPTX to SWF without converting PPTX to PPT. In Adobe Captivate 5.5, Therefore, PPTX features can [.]. Whats new

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PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” Regardless of whether you use PPT or Prezi, content and design are key. I’ve already written about how to create eLearning using PPT, so I won’t re-visit that here.

Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16

CommLab India

Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate support Mac and Windows Operating systems where as Lectora supports Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8,and 10. PPT Import. Selecting the right authoring tool for rapid eLearning projects is a process riddled with uncertainty.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry 2015

eLearning 24-7

Drag n Drop with lots of objects, add the ability to API from Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive right into your SaaS Authoring Tool, allow other API possibilities as well (that make sense). Recently added the ability to publish a storyboard in Microsoft Word.

Build Gr8 Micro-Learning Course

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Usually I find the PPT driven approach, due to it. Create a mini storyboard, you can use paper with blocks (which you create), you can use PowerPoint (with each slide being a component of the storyboard – I should add that people that use PPT for a storyboard, like the flexibility of it, you can use storyboard software – even if it is for making a movie or whatever). The topic: How to Open a new workbook in Microsoft Excel . Click to open Microsoft Excel.

10 (Free!) eLearning Graphic Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

Microsoft Office : Find a great selection of free PPT templates that are guaranteed to work with your PowerPoint application. Most instructors manage to build an online course in their free time, usually between a full-time job and/or live teaching.

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A Conversation with Reuben Tozman

Kapp Notes

Legacy content includes PPT files that are broken up and tagged slide by slide, Microsoft Word documents that can be tagged at the paragraph, image or even word level, images, videos, PDF’s and flash assets. One of the great things about my travels is that I get to speak with all kinds of interesting folks who are thinking about learning is new and innovative ways.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

PowerPoint still reigns – If you are a course purist, the idea that PPT should be seen as an authoring tool should make you grumble with disgust. . Strange, since I could find no evidence, no information from multiple research standpoints, that Microsoft pitches it an authoring tool. Yes, you can use it for many different things, and yes, Microsoft has an add-on that turns PPT into something similar to Adobe Presenter.

Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2

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Transitions, Animations, Views – I am fine using it once, but again, new product-new version, so why I am still seeing PowerPoint within this product to such a point, that TAV are exactly the same as in PPT? Hollywood is well known for making sequels.

E-Learning vs. Really Good E-Learning

Designing Digitally

Someone pointed out recently that the roots of most e-Learning, if we really consider it, can be traced back to Microsoft PowerPoint. Importing PPT and calling it training is a flat and boring excuse for e-Learning.

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20+ eLearning Tools and Resources

DigitalChalk eLearning

You can also save your presentation as a Microsoft PowerPoint file, or export as a PDF, HTML, or an image file. Microsoft Office. Find a great selection of free PPT templates that are guaranteed to work with your PowerPoint application. Sometimes building online courses can be a little more difficult than it seems, so why not have one place you can go to find the resources and help you need?

TechKnowledge 2012 – Post Assessment

eLearning 24-7

For PPT lovers, you can synch video files with PPT with drag and drop. You also can purchase instructor led courses from Microsoft to Adobe to Hardware and OS, programming, etc. It enables you to upload PPT onto the iPad and present it to people – on the floor, at a location, etc. You can also connect the iPad PPT to a monitor and show it there. – anything you can do with PPT, but it is seen on the iPad.

Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

It comes right off the shelf as a complete authoring solution for most purposes, and many features are identical to other Microsoft Office products, so the learning curve is relatively low. PPT format, though highly popular, is not really suited for mobile devices.

Interview with Connie Malamed about her book Visual Design Solutions

Will at Work Learning

Will: I put a ton of time into creating PPT slides for my workshops and presentations—and I’ve developed some beliefs over the years that may or may not be true. Connie Malamed is The eLearning Coach , an intriguing podcaster , and the author of two fantastic books on visual design.

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E-Learning Takeaways

eLearning 24-7

Let’s see Microsoft has only been announcing the coming of Windows 8 for several months, but as usual desktop authoring tools are behind the times. I am hearing from some vendors that they are having issues with Windows 8 and that Microsoft typically makes it difficult to really make it work. iSpring Pro but it only converts PPT to HTML5. Windows 8 – 20,000 apps (not bad since it launched two months ago), Microsoft executives are reporting that by Jan.

PowerPoint – The King of eLearning Tools?

eLearning Brothers

Most of the new authoring tools either use PPT as their backbone or offer the ability to import slides. Interface creation, navigation buttons, LMS tracking, and testing abilities are then typically added to the PPT functionality. Everyone has PPT.

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Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples

Tony Karrer

Today the question was for Microsoft Project. This trick works really well when you are searching for content on a wide variety of things, often I add in filetype:ppt as well to find presentations. Based on my post LMS RFP , I've been asked several times if I knew where you could find samples of Request for Proposals (RFPs) for custom eLearning development, performance support tools, learning content management systems (LCMS), elearning authoring tools , etc.

Times are changing – trends in the content authoring tool market

eLearning 24-7

Microsoft Live – same thing. Remember when only a few offered the PPT to Flash option in their tools? As the rapid content authoring market continues to grow, new features and capabilities are equally growing. For the most part, that is a great thing, but as you are about to read, some are not. There are 124 authoring tools in my latest directory, of which 30 are SaaS or a combination of desktop and SaaS – which really what is the point of that? Trend 1.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

For example, you can import digital files such as SCORM, xAPI (they still call it by the old “Tin Can” name), videos, Microsoft Word, PDFs and Adobe documents. Supports multiple formats — avi, wmv, mpg, mov, flv, m4v, ppt, pptx, pdf, mp3, zip, doc, or swf.

ILT is turning WBT in2 ILT online – its not working

eLearning 24-7

A few rapid content authoring tool vendors who pitch that taking a Microsoft Word document and changing it to flash is effective learning. Books, presentations, blogs that state follow the PPT mantra. I’m tired of hearing the excuses. I’m tired of hearing that because people do not have an instructional design background nor training background, it is acceptable to create linear courses online.

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Cliff Atkinson’s Beyond Bullet Points

Learning Visions

I’ve been slowly making my way through Cliff Atkinson’s Beyond Bullet Points: Using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 to create presentations that inform, motivate, and inspire.

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A Mixed Bag

Spicy Learning

Remember when Microsoft Office first erupted onto the scene, and we all had to learn how to incorporate PowerPoint into our business meetings? Operating in the exact same way as PPT, changing text, player templates and colour schemes couldn’t be easier. You import audio’ in almost the same way as you would upload a file or image in PPT. Some say you’ve got to take the good with the bad, and I guess that’s the theme of today’s blog.

7 Simple Rapid E-Learning Tips & Free PowerPoint Template

Rapid eLearning

If you want to open PPTX files, you can use the links below: Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Once the file is unzipped, all of the images are available to you in the ppt/media folder.

Rapid eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Of course, they were more looking at PPT conversion tools. Rapid eLearning Tools Satisfaction from the eLearningGuild Research reported Feb 2007 - Course Authoring and Rapid eLearning Tool Satisfaction See also Software Simulation Tools. Page update Mar 2008. When the above graphic was taken, it shows the overall satisfaction reported by eLearningGuild members about various tools. I was reminded of the various Brandon Hall shoot-outs.

5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Microsoft has some really nice starter templates to help you organize your learning project. Click here to access Microsoft training templates. I wasn’t aware of the Microsoft training templates, thanks for sharing that Tom. Every time i make PPT presenations I get confused what colors. The Rapid Elearning Blog. 5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development. December 11th, 2007. 15 comments.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

eLearning 24-7

Microsoft Word converted to Flash? An alarming rate of “get the content up now, ASAP&# regardless of what it looks like, instructional design is typically tossed out the window, especially when the ID, CD or whomever is tasked to create is handed a stream of documents in Word or PPT or some other form. PPT or Word to Flash and the end user can add a TOC, some assessments, audio, video, even additional flash learning objects and attachments.

Open Source Web Conferencing Solutions – FREE

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SlideLive - upload a ppt and away u go, targets Academia - SAAS. Microsoft SharedView - share screen views, share notes, some other features. I have a real issue with vendors who charge extra – via a license with their “partner&# or otherwise for a web conferencing – and thus ability to offer webinars, in their solution. It should be free – 100%.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

No needs assessment, no functional spec, no design -- just get that ppt deck going and slap some e-learning together. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Open Source E-Learning Development 3: Open Office.org

The E-Learning Curve

However, we can say that the substantial majority of knowledge workers are competent in office productivity programs including word processors, spreadsheet, and presentation applications, such as those included in the Microsoft Office suite.

20 Years of Death by Powerpoint

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

sorry no link) That got me thinking about Learning.doesn't everything :-) I posted some interesting data on The eLearning Guild's Research blog regarding Powerpoint and Synchronous Learning Systems: PPT is still the most frequently used feature and has the highest ease of use rating.

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Our Essential iOS Apps

E-learning Uncovered

Quickoffice Pro HD is the best Microsoft Office suite app I could find for the iPad. It works with most MS Office documents (doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, and pptx), and allows you to create, view, edit, save, and track changes directly from your iPad.