Effectively Structuring Your Learning Programs

mLevel

When designing a learning program, our goal is always focused around how can we help our learners retain knowledge and effectively apply it in the workplace. Here are some quick tips to consider when building a learning program…. So why design your program in that fashion?

4 Stylish PowerPoint Templates

eLearning Brothers

PowerPoint is a versatile program that most computer owners have access to. Many designers use PowerPoint to layout their courses in a simpler program, to play classroom-wide eLearning games, or even use it as a course all its own.

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How to update PowerPoint preview thumbnail icons

BrightCarbon

Have you ever noticed the PowerPoint icons that show up on your desktop or inside Windows File Explorer? Sometimes the default application icon is shown and sometimes you see a PowerPoint preview thumbnail of a slide from your presentation. Default PowerPoint application icons.

Editing Images with PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

Many people don’t consider PowerPoint as a capable graphics editor since its main function is to create presentation aids. Perhaps this is because older versions of PowerPoint (2003 or below) didn’t have as many graphic editing options as never versions (2007 or higher).

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

being provided through primitive PowerPoint. Where learning and development programs used to be seen as. report on the effectiveness of its learning programs. Authoring tools have the potential to help transform learning programs and. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Overview: PowerPoint Graphics Library

eLearning Brothers

As you may be aware, we at eLearning Brothers have a boatload of PowerPoint graphics docked in our template library. Being a fairly intuitive program, PowerPoint is often a first step for eLearning professionals designing a course.

PowerPoint 2010: Paste Linking

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Recently I was asked if it was possible to paste link an image into PowerPoint so that if the original image is ever updated, the image in PowerPoint would automatically reflect the change. In PowerPoint, click the Paste button from the Home tab and choose Paste > Paste Special.

How to compress PowerPoint presentations and reduce picture file size

BrightCarbon

Adding to your file size means that your presentation is likely to sit on the unfriendly size of email etiquette, but it also means your PowerPoint will run a lot slower (and it may crash – see this article for more on that ). Method 1: Compress PowerPoint presentations using in-built tools.

Taylor Ehlert Responds to #AskMeMonday on PowerPoint Action Buttons

eLearning Brothers

A lot of questions have been asked surrounding the topic of PowerPoint Action Buttons. Action Buttons are pre-coded shapes that allow you to hyperlink to different slides, run programs outside of PowerPoint, and even start up macros.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Tips for Importing PowerPoint Slides

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Many organizations use PowerPoint templates to ensure that lessons are consistent and correctly branded. By importing PowerPoint into Captivate, you can retain that formatting and branding in your eLearning lessons as well. Just the program. by Jennie Ruby, COTP.

Storyboarding in PowerPoint with Visual Studio

eLearning Brothers

PowerPoint is known and primarily used for presentations both big and small (like middle school small) because of how easy it is to learn the basics and create awesome content fast. The simplicity, and sometimes surprising depth, of PowerPoint makes it an amazing platform.

Why PowerPoint crashes and how to prevent it

BrightCarbon

PowerPoint has crashed. Despite feeling that your world came crashing down with PowerPoint, there is hope! Read on to discover some common reasons PowerPoint crashes, and what – if anything – you can do to stop it. Also, take a look at our PowerPoint masterclasses.

Restore default slide master layouts in PowerPoint with VBA

BrightCarbon

PowerPoint is an awesome tool for creating your latest presentation template but if you’re the person responsible for creating them in your organisation, you’ll know that PowerPoint often behaves like a badly-behaved monkey. Why are layouts in PowerPoint so important?

PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook. Sadly, the answer is no, at least not from within PowerPoint.   Close PowerPoint. " PowerPoint

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Best PowerPoint Tutorials for E-learning

Rapid eLearning

When we started this blog in 2007, PowerPoint-based elearning was all the rage, and for good reason. It was a great entry point for people just getting started, especially when the alternative was custom Flash programming that required programming skills and resources.

PowerPoint: Playing Audio Sequentially. and Automatically

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The second option for playing audio tracks one right after the other would be to import the files into another program like Windows Movie Maker. If you are using a PC with PowerPoint, there is a good chance your system came pre-loaded with the WMM software. " PowerPoint

PowerPoint to Captivate

Adobe Captivate

I needed to convert my 65 page PowerPoint to into captivate. So I did some research and found that Storyline 360 converts the slides into their program and retains the independence of the objects. What if I copy and paste the text from PowerPoint into a text box in Captivate. Never just copy the full text box from PowerPoint or it will paste as an image of text and not the actual text. The post PowerPoint to Captivate appeared first on eLearning.

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?” The two presentation programs share many of the same features, such as the ability to include text, images, audio, and video. What do we want to use the program for?”.

Importing PowerPoint File into Captivate 2019

Adobe Captivate

The last time I tried to import a Microsoft PowerPoint file into to Captivate (CP 7) was for an assignment in my Master’s program. Recently, someone in the Captivate Facebook group asked a question about importing PowerPoint files into Captivate.

How To Fill The Void of Missing Powerpoint Clipart

eLearning Brothers

The Clipart library has been available within the PowerPoint and MS Word programs since the mid-1990s. Their existing library within the MS Office programs fails to capitalize on a huge piece of their business: Bing/Images/Image Search.

5 Reasons PowerPoint Is Better Than You Think

eLearning Brothers

To most users PowerPoint is a great tool for banging out a quick presentation when a superior requires information or when a teacher assigns a country to present on. And because of the breadth AND depth of PowerPoint, it is perfectly suited for those tasks.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Tips for Importing PowerPoint Slides

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Many organizations use PowerPoint templates to ensure that lessons are consistent and correctly branded. By importing PowerPoint into Captivate, you can retain that formatting and branding in your eLearning lessons as well. But sometimes Captivate needs a little extra help in communicating with PowerPoint on your computer in order to import slides. Open your copy of PowerPoint, and open the file you want to import into Captivate. Just the program.

Microsoft PowerPoint: Hide a Master Slide Logo

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George  A PowerPoint user approached me recently with an issue. She was given a PowerPoint template with a company logo on it. Having a problem getting PowerPoint to behave?  PowerPoint

Don’t Fall Flat with your PowerPoint Templates

eLearning Brothers

PowerPoint is easily one of the most popular programs in the world of training. Our PowerPoint templates take things the next level. You can find these and other PowerPoint interaction in our template library.

How to Edit SVG Graphics in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

The good news is that now you can edit SVG images in PowerPoint. However, to edit them requires knowing how to do so with an illustration program. Unless of course, you know how to use PowerPoint. Insert & Edit SVG Image in PowerPoint.

PowerPoint 2008 for the Mac: Inserting YouTube Videos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George Over the last two weeks I've shown you how to insert YouTube Videos into PowerPoint 2007 when presenting both with  and without  an internet connection. This week I'm going to show you how to do the same thing, but in PowerPoint 2008 for the Mac.

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Top 5 ELearning Development Programs

LearnDash

5 Popular Rapid ELearning Software Programs. It’s very easy to learn since it is an add-on for Microsoft PowerPoint. Articulate Studio ’13 – Developed by the same folks as Storyline, Articulate Studio piggy-backs off of Microsoft PowerPoint as well.

9 Planning Steps for Your Virtual Learning Program

Learning Rebels

First posted on Linkedin) As the need for widespread social distancing increases, the need to move from traditional training to a virtual learning program is becoming more the norm. Below are 9 planning steps to take before running your next virtual learning program.

Restore default slide master layouts in PowerPoint with VBA

BrightCarbon

PowerPoint is an awesome tool for creating your latest presentation template but if you’re the person responsible for creating them in your organisation, you’ll know that PowerPoint often behaves like a badly-behaved monkey. Why are layouts in PowerPoint so important?

How to use VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) in PowerPoint

BrightCarbon

Here at BrightCarbon we’re always looking for new ways to improve our own PowerPoint productivity and then share that knowledge with the presentation community (that includes you, by the way!). Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) is a programming environment for Microsoft Office applications.

Recording PowerPoint Presentations like a Pro: Geetesh’s 13 Tips for Creating Great PowerPoint Slides

TechSmith Camtasia

Microsoft PowerPoint and TechSmith Camtasia have long been friends. Did you know that, until recently, PowerPoint lacked the option to save a presentation as a video? But, even now that recording capabilities are built into PowerPoint, Camtasia and PowerPoint remain a dynamic duo.

How to Turn PowerPoint Slides into Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

Approximately 35 million PowerPoint presentations are given each day , but most people tune out of a presentation within the first ten minutes. What if you were to take that one step further and turn PowerPoint slides into videos?

ELEARNING PRODUCTION: Getting Audio from Microsoft PowerPoint to Work in Adobe Captivate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We received the following distress email a few days ago:   I am using your workbook ( Adobe Captivate 2017: The Essentials ) and I'm in Module 11: Working with PowerPoint.   I have a PowerPoint (presentation) I created with voice recording. by Kevin Siegel, CTT+, COTP.

Top 5 PowerPoint Design Tips for Trainers

Mindflash

It’s every training designer’s best friend and worst enemy — PowerPoint. Love it or hate it, PowerPoint is one of the most commonly used tools for corporate trainers. 3 Free PowerPoint Templates to Make Your Online Training More Memorable.

Importing Microsoft PowerPoint into Adobe Captivate Quick Tip

Adobe Captivate

When importing PowerPoint presentations into Adobe Captivate, how high has your blood pressure gone? Open your copy of PowerPoint, and open the file you want to import into Captivate. Close the PowerPoint file, but keep PowerPoint running (with no PowerPoint files open).