How MOOCs Can Solve Common Training Problems

Your Training Edge

This article addresses three common problems found in training and discusses how MOOCs provide solutions to these problems. Problem 1: Employees aren’t engaged. Problem 2: It is unclear if learning is actually taking place.

No, I Won’t “Tweak” Your PowerPoint Slides

Experiencing eLearning

The PowerPoint slides just need to be tweaked—editing the onscreen text, adding some animation, prepping the script for voice over recording, and syncing everything together. ” “It’s about 200 slides. ” “OK, I’m looking over the slides now.”

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Knowledge Check Slides Autoformatting

Adobe Captivate

Whenever I create a knowledge check slide it somehow “autoformats” certain objects and I cannot change or reset them. For example, the “submit” button on the knowledge check slides (5,6,17,21) changed the text alignment to align left and I cannot get it to be centered. Another issue I’m having with these slide is although I’ve set every default preference to Arial font it still defaults to tahoma.

Problem with multiple interactions on a single slide in html5

Adobe Captivate

I’ve run into a problem with html5 playback when placing multiple interactions on a single slide. It contains a click box slide to show you how it should work, followed by 2 Text Entry slides that don’t work. The post Problem with multiple interactions on a single slide in html5 appeared first on eLearning. Here the situation: We are doing software simulations.

Adobe Captivate: Master Slide Placeholder Objects

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When you insert a Standard Object onto a master slide and then apply the master slide to a Filmstrip slide, the Standard Object on the master slide appears on the Filmstrip slide(s). The problem with adding objects to a master slide is that pesky plexiglass effect.

Six Google Slides image editing hacks for amazing presentations

BrightCarbon

Both PowerPoint and Google Slides offer some great image editing tools that are so easy to use you don’t need to be an expert to make your presentation look striking, but we’re going to focus our time today on what Google Slides image editing can offer.

More slides please…

Clark Quinn

And there’s a reliable pattern to the slide deck that the instructor is supposed to use: it’s large amounts of text. But that’s important to this audience; I actually don’t have a problem with it. The problem is that it’s all crammed on one screen! Why is this a problem? It’s not a problem for printing. In the presentation I have a slide with an image for each. There are times when you want more slides.

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Video slide transition

Adobe Captivate

Issue resolved in the meantime, the problem was having the project on the network and not locally or in the LMS system. Dear Experts, I have a progressive download video on the second slide of my captivate project (which is otherwise a software simulation) and I would like to do a transition at the end of the video (which is also the end of the slide, as I set the length of the slide to the same as the video) back to the first slide.

You can’t solve problems you don’t know about

Usable Learning

about reframing the design problem (soooo looking forward to those slides). - Getting to the problem. I think designers are often given solutions to implement, rather than problems to solve.

Adobe Captivate: Partial Question Slide Scores

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel      One of the problems with a multiple choice question you've added to a Captivate quiz is the all or nothing aspect of the question. Then, on the slide, I selected two of the answers as correct answers.

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JavaScript Motion Effect Problem

Adobe Captivate

Through troubleshooting one problem, I learned that this will move my object off the screen, and then it slide back to it’s original position. Here the problem I’m having…select the button the first time and everything works fine. The post JavaScript Motion Effect Problem appeared first on eLearning. OK…I’m on a roll this week with JavaScript questions.

Turn These Slides into eLearning

Integrated Learnings

However, scenarios benefit learning in so many ways, it’s hard to justify spending time picking out Clip Art to decorate slides rather than writing even a few simple scenarios. a problem for learners to solve) offers an immediate reason for learners to pay attention. If you have your own set of strategies for turning a stack of PowerPoint slides into an eLearning lesson, please share! By Shelley A. Gable. Ever been handed a PowerPoint.

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Problem trying to stop video playing

Adobe Captivate

I have a slide divided in two vertical sections, one side with 5 buttons (with actions to hide and show elements) to activate 5 different videos. The post Problem trying to stop video playing appeared first on eLearning. Interactions Question Standard Actions "Elearning authoring tools" question slides standard actionsHello friends, My name is CArolina, I´m using captivate 2017.

Problems with Accordion Interaction

Adobe Captivate

I tried to start over by creating a new slide and reinserting the interaction, but I get a “Not a Valid Widget” error. Wondered if anyone else is having this problem with recent releases. The post Problems with Accordion Interaction appeared first on eLearning. I’m using Captivate 2019. I inserted an accordion widget, and it worked fine. Then I started making edits to colors, fonts, etc. The widget disappeared from the page.

Adobe Captivate 6: Question Slide Partial Scores

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

One of the problems with a multiple choice question you've added to a Captivate quiz is the all or nothing aspect of the question. Then, on the slide, I selected two of the answers as correct answers.

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Navigation in branched slides (scenarios)

Adobe Captivate

Clicking on ‘Next’ should bring the User to a slide depending on his choice during the quiz. There are 3 branches of further slides depending on these 3 answers). The issue comes when the user decides to come back to this Quiz slide.

The problem with running audio and/or video on the first slide in Chrome

Adobe Captivate

Hi, all, I’ve been teaching Captivate classes in which we start with a video on the first slide of an exercise. In addition, I have audio on the slide. However, this would be made easier if the code, seen below, is included in the publishing template in the next Captivate update, so that we don’t have this problem when publishing in Captivate. <!-- The post The problem with running audio and/or video on the first slide in Chrome appeared first on eLearning.

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New Master Slide for Responsive Quiz.

Adobe Captivate

Here is Master Slide that I created and used in my recent responsive module…. If you have used default quiz Master Slide in Captivate, you may have come across the fact that the Master slides that are used for Quiz gives many problems for Responsive design.

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Adobe Presenter: Get Control of Slide Titles and the TOC

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The Outline automatically lists the title of each slide, and viewers can click any title to navigate to that slide.  But let's say you preview your project, and one or more slides turns up in the Outline as "Slide x," where x = the slide number.

Microsoft PowerPoint: Hide a Master Slide Logo

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

My first thought was to tell her to remove it from the master slides. However, she had already tried this and the logo appeared to be part of the actual background, even on the master slide. Delete the shape from the slide. Having a problem getting PowerPoint to behave? 

Adobe Captivate 5: Keep Master Slide Backgrounds at Bay

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

One of the best new features in Adobe Captivate 5 is Master Slides. I  I originally covered master slides back in June of 2010. However, there is one pesky feature of Master Slides that I didn't cover back then. Notice that there isn't a logo on the slide.

Creating a PowerPoint from your Adobe Captivate slides

Adobe Captivate

After finishing, I was asked to send a PPT with the video then I found out exporting back out to PowerPoint was a problem. However, I discovered if you use the “Edit your whole presentation in PPT” feature, you can then copy all of the slides once in the edit mode in PPT and then paste them into a new file. You can’t pull across the Notes connected to each slide, but at least all the images and slides are done super easy.

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Blended Learning for Compliance Training Webinar [SLIDES & RECORDING]

Kineo

No, the problem we’re facing is the fact that so many organizations simply slap a bunch of bullets and boxes on a screen, force learners to sit through countless slides, and call it “training.” Contrary to what some may think, compliance training is not the “enemy.” This makes for a very unpleasant experience that learners dread. And we don’t blame them.

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Microsoft PowerPoint 2007: Troubleshooting Pasted Slides

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

You've decided to paste some of the slides into another PowerPoint presentation following your own finely crafted master layouts. The cause is most likely that your presentation source did not use a master slide, or did not use standard content placeholders. Open the presentation into which you want to paste slides. View the slides in  Slide Sorter View  by choosing  View > Presentation Views > Slide Sorter.

Force View of Slide on First Visit

Adobe Captivate

The question appears often everywhere: how can I force the user to view the slide completely before the Next button appears; but when revisiting the slide the Next button should appear immediately. The workflows for the audio slides will be explained in a future blog post. Intro.

Print Handouts – Slide Notes are missing

Adobe Captivate

I upgraded to Captivate 2017 recently and I now have a problem that I can’t for the life of me figure out what is going on. I need a printout that includes the slide notes. The post Print Handouts – Slide Notes are missing appeared first on eLearning.

TEB for name / next slide advanced action troubleshooting

Adobe Captivate

I am creating a course that allows learners to type in their name which will appear on future slides. I am running into a problem with the Submit button advanced action script to advance the learner to the next slide. I created a conditional advanced action to trigger a “Try Again” warning (named Text Caption) if no name is entered, and advance to the next slide if a name IS entered. Else: Go to next slide. seconds shorter than the slide.

Blended Learning for Compliance Training Webinar [SLIDES & RECORDING]

Kineo

No, the problem we’re facing is the fact that so many organizations simply slap a bunch of bullets and boxes on a screen, force learners to sit through countless slides, and call it “training.” Contrary to what some may think, compliance training is not the “enemy.” This makes for a very unpleasant experience that learners dread. And we don’t blame them.

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eLearning Development: It’s Easier When Slides Have Jobs

eLearningArt

Problem is, that equates to many decisions ahead. Every slide is a little project of its own, and that just bogs us down. Recently, I realized something I wish I’d realized sooner: Anything that simplifies slide-level decision making speeds up the program development process.

Master Slides Placeholders Are Not Where They Should Be in Certain Themes

Adobe Captivate

I’ve had this problem for a long time and don’t know how to fix it. The master slides have placeholders that start correctly on the left but think that I have a very wide screen and go on way to the right. Master Slides Question Themes/Templates question themes/templates

PowerPoint: Changing Slide Sizes for Importing into Captivate

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you resize the PowerPoint presentation, the size of the imported slides you see in Captivate will match the width and height of your Captivate project.      While resizing a PowerPoint presentation is easy, there is a slight problem. by AJ George.

The Smart Worker : needs immediate access to solutions to performance problems

Jane Hart

Tweet In the second of a series of blog posts on helping L&D move forward, I look at how we need to help workers gain immediate access to “learning&# that solves their performance problems.

Work with Advanced actions, different states and my problem with paused buttons

Adobe Captivate

When the user enters the slide, the user sees the first block of text and the button, which the user clicks on after reading the text. Then I created an Advanced Action to start while enter the actual slide. Blog Captivate experience help_me pause slide shape state

How to Create a Custom Review Results Slide in Articulate Storyline

eLearning Brothers

I racked my brain about what to do here, as I had a colleague frustrated with this very situation for a module he was building, and I wanted to help solve the problem. Below, you will see the Results slide, which I also customized to my preferences.

PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When you can't be there in person, but you want to send along a PowerPoint deck in your place, there are a few reasons why you might want to use a slide-sharing site. Whatever the case, a slide-sharing site can give you the peace of mind of not having to worry about technical snafus while giving you a platform to attract potential viewers. Today I'm going to explore five slide-sharing site options. authorSTREAM is a pretty standard choice among slide-sharing sites.

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