Improving image quality in captivate

Adobe Captivate

I am trying to better the image quality in Captivate 2019. I have used the preference/project setting to increase image quality to high. I have experimented with jpeg and png files, but honestly it doesn’t seem to make much of a difference. The post Improving image quality in captivate appeared first on eLearning. Image Media Question image media quality questionHi, Can you help me?

JPG vs. PNG: Which Should I Use?

TechSmith Camtasia

This post will cover two of the most popular file format options, JPG vs. PNG, including when to use them and why. Some quality is compromised when an image is converted to a JPG. A JPG does, however, allow you to create smaller file size than you could with a PNG. What is a PNG?

JPG 93

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. I used BullZip’s free PDF Printer ; if you do too, I recommend picking “Flate” for your image compression and “Prepress” for the output quality.

PNG 130

Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. I used BullZip’s free PDF Printer ; if you do too, I recommend picking “Flate” for your image compression and “Prepress” for the output quality. In Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 2 I explained how to self publish an e‑book. If you’re like me, you’ll now want to create a hard copy – a “real” book.

PNG 106

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

Adobe Captivate

Some captions and parts of images might have a dark background when published in CP5 with slide quality set as JPEG. 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. The different quality levels you can choose for a project are.

SWF 64

Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

TechSmith Camtasia

We’ve rounded up some of the best info we have on capturing high quality images – whether it’s a photo from a camera, or a screenshot on your computer screen. High resolution is around 300 pixels per inch (ppi) – good print quality. PNG vs JPG.

eLearning Magic: 3 Lectora Course Enhancement Tips

eLearning Brothers

We love Lectora for its versatility and quality. Today we’re talking about a three types of Lectora templates that will work wonders, raising the visual quality of your Lectora course to the umpteenth degree.

Technical Communications: Online Versus Paper

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

It wasn't all that long ago that print documents would definitely have been voted more effective, especially considering the poor quality of computer monitors and slow internet speeds. To use the images, you'll need to allow time to save the images as online versions (in jpeg or png format). When you do, the images will likely lose quality. by Tony Self    What is more effective, a print document or an online document?

Snagit Update: Light Theme, Scrolling Capture and More

TechSmith Camtasia

This will allow you to quickly view all of your autosave captures and save them to common formats (PNG, JPG, etc.). Each release at TechSmith, we balance bringing new, amazing capabilities while maintaining the highest levels of quality.

SnagIt 113

How to Convert Flash to HTML5 at Scale

Hurix Digital

Run a quality check to ensure your converted videos are doing well on multiple browsers and devices. So digital banners are now compiled separately into web files like HTML, JS, and CSS, as well as image file formats like PNG and JPEG.

How to Identify the Best eBook Conversion Services


Ever since the education sector introduced eBooks in classrooms for K-12 and higher education students, they are in dire need of good quality courseware. The quality of courseware or an eBook isn’t just defined by the content within, but also by the way it is presented to the learners. But when you have a lot of content to build into an eBook, it is better to hand it over to professionals who are experienced in this domain and can guarantee a good quality output.

Images file types and their uses

Adobe Captivate

They are undoubtedly a main element to elearning but do you know your png from your svg? Pro’s – salable (without loss of quality) small file size, transparent. Pro’s – 24 bit colour, photo quality, high detail. cons – bigger than png, oldest format (1989). Image file types. here’s a list of file types and what the differences and uses are. Cons- not I.E. friendly. Cons – not transparent.

Development Corner: Image Formats

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

JPEG compression (the act of making the image as small as possible while retaining as much quality as possible) is "lossy" compression, which means every time you save an image as a JPEG, it loses quality.     PNG.

Format 158

12 Design Tools To Make Your eLearning Course Look Good


Resizing images can often lead to the quality being impacted. TinyPNG allows you to reduce the size of your PNG files without having to compromise on crystal clear quality. Design – it can make or break your eLearning course. Get it right and you have a course that communicates clearly, increases engagement and helps learners reach their goals. Get it wrong and… no one will be finishing your course.

Five must-have tools for online training providers


If you’re creating online training, you will need to produce quality content and courses quickly, especially if you are to meet the ever-changing needs of your end users.

10 ways to enhance the LMS experience for your users


That doesn’t mean that you have to strive for the ultimate perfection — just that you should never get too complacent with the quality of your eLearning offering. The key to success in eLearning, as in any other business for that matter, is to never rest on your laurels.

PNG 63

PowerPoint: Create an Infographic

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

On the Save As dialog box, locate the  Save as type drop-down menu and choose  PNG Portable Network Graphics Format. When the  Info  dialog box opens click the  Every Slide  button to save all of the slides as separate PNG files.

You Need to Know These Seven Tips If You Build Graphics for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

When you scale it up, the pixels become larger and that’s where you start to lose image quality. So when you scale it up or down you don’t lose image quality. If you’re building elearning courses, then you should expect to have a graphics editing program as part of your tool chest. In a previous post I mentioned a few free (or low cost ) graphic editors if you don’t already have one. 5 Free Desktop Image Editors. 5 Free Online Image Editors.

Select the Right Image Format


Medium Quality. High Quality. High Quality. 196KB High Quality. 700KB High Quality. 266KB Medium Quality. 6KB High Quality. 11KB Low Quality. It’s a toss up between PNG and GIF. Best format: This has PNG written all over it.

Working with Images in eLearning (part 1)

Matthew Guyan

When sourcing images from a photo website I look for a high ppi or dpi number: In this example I’d choose the medium (or maybe the large) over the small as it would be a higher quality and better for resizing.

Top 10 eBook Readers to Consider while Switching from Print Books


As compared to its ‘Basic’ version, this ultra-thin book reader offers an astounding level of a quality upgrade. Supports EPUB, JPEG, GIF, TIFF, HTML, CBR, RTF & PNG files.

eBook 60

E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

In Captivate 9, we can import only these image (Shift+Ctrl+M) formats: JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, ICO, EMF, WMF, POT, POTX, and PICT. JPEG: (Joint Photographic Experts Group) Possible to reduce the size and quality of the original image.

FLV 56

Reducing File Size for E-Learning Media

E-learning Uncovered

JPEG, GIF, and PNG are three of the best formats for e-learning. You can use PNG and GIF for images, graphs, charts, and diagrams, as well as small images with text, buttons, icons, and logos. PNG has the advantage of a smaller file size; GIF has the advantage of also working for simple animations. Conventional wisdom says JPEG is best used for photos, but we’ve found that for web work, saving a photo as a GIF or PNG will still look good and take up a lot less memory.

The Perfect Toolkit to Create Your eLearning Courses


On the other hand, if we compress the image too much, the quality might be affected. Tools like, allow you to compress your images so that the quality is virtually unaffected , significantly decreasing their size. It’s compatible with JPEG, PNG, GIF, and SVG formats.

6 tips for using images in your e-learning material


If you have to resort to using images off of the internet, there are some places you can find quality material that is either copyright free or offered with a permissive free license. Your 4MB high quality stock photo is not suitable for web use.

Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

saves in a variety of formats including AVI, JPG, GIF, and PNG. CamStudio’s website claims the file size of the videos you create with their software will be smaller in size than other leading video screen recorders, and have great quality.

HTML5 Interactions: Why business platforms are converting Flash courses

Adobe Captivate

The scalable vector graphics (SGV) files, unlike GIF, JPEG or PNG files, are scalable and does not suffer a loss in quality. These vector images cannot be used to create high-quality projects. Most of the time, the quality undergoes a loss and the resolution gets distorted. Over the years, eLearning developers have used Flash in developing the courses. The coding process had been complicated until HTML5 made its way onto the scene.

Optimize your eLearning courses for mobile


You may have to make compromises with the quality of the image and video used for a very specific reason: if your learners are dependant on data rather than wifi it might be wise to not use Hi Res images and video. If you do have to make compromises go for a lighter resolution of video, and if you are using images, use jpeg and gif rather than png. Recently one of our customers asked us for some advice on how to optimize their courses for mobile devices.

How to use Photoshop for eLearning – Part 2: Cropping & Resizing


You can also choose to save a compressed version of the file in a web standard like JPEG, PNG or GIF. In the next post, I’ll teach you how to save files for web use, retaining quality while reducing file size. If you do, the image will lose sharpness and quality.

Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide


Images typically need to be under 2MB and in JPEG, GIF or PNG format to upload correctly. Use high quality photography- not stock photo clichés: . Using high quality, modern-looking stock-photography also helps to paint your brand and your presentation in a better light.

Open Source E-learning Development 2: Image Manipulation

The E-Learning Curve

It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc. First today, a preamble, in which I shall use the word “beauty.”

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

If you wanted to have a video conference with multiple people or a webinar with high quality video or full video streaming on your smart phone, you are out of luck. Image - JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF. The Revolution. Battlefield. E-Learning and all forms within are normally taken via your desktop computer and either hitting your company’s server with your browser or going to a hosted LMS vendor’s solution.

The ULTIMATE Guide to PowerPoint Alternatives


Huge selection of background images, but not always very high quality. You can crop a GIF, recolour it, resize it, and much more without losing quality meaning you can create some really fun slides pretty easily. Ludus can export to PDF, HTML, JPG, and PNG formats.

Product Review: SoftChalk 6 – Rapid Content Authoring Tool

eLearning 24-7

Image formats are.bmp.jpg,gif,png and.jpeg. Why.bmp is higher quality its downside is kbs, which can impact speed to view the page. MP3 file with high quality sound, crisp and clear, no distortion.WMV with perfect saturation, strong clarity, sound, high quality. I would love to tell you that this is an amazing rapid content authoring tool that can do it all, achieve it all and frankly is absolutely fantastic. But sadly, this is not to be.