Adobe Captivate 5: New Slide, Blank Slide. What's the Deal?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Take a look at the Insert menu in Adobe Captivate 5 and you'll see two similar commands: New Slide and Blank Slide. In fact, it will likely appear that New Slide and Blank Slide both result in a new, blank slide. by Kevin Siegel.

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4 Tricks for Achieving True Storyline Slide Mastery

eLearning Brothers

Creating an eLearning course can be a long process, especially if you have a lot of slides in your course. Part of achieving that mastery is learning how to effectively and efficiently utilize master slides in your course. Item 1: Understand the different types of master slides.

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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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Articulate Storyline: Quiz Slide Remedition

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kal Hadi     Although there is no built-in Quiz  remediation  option in Storyline to redirect a learner to a particular slide where quiz content was covered, you can use variables, triggers, states, and some logic to add the feature.

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Can I Get a Copy of the Slides? The Case for Blended Training

InSync Training

One person in a training program, or worse still, that couldn’t make it to the program, that asks, “Can I get a copy of the slides?" I am on a personal mission to never hear anyone ask for a copy of the slides again. Why do we so often hear people ask for a copy of the slides?

My Learning 3.0 Conference Slides and Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are my slides and relevant resources from my Chicago presentation at Learning 3.0!! Here the slides from my presentation: Learning 3.0 I love Chicago, such a great city and relatively close by air travel. Great seeing old friends at the conference and meeting new ones.

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South Florida ASTD Slides and Resources

Kapp Notes

Anyway, here are the slides and some resources. Here are the slides from the presentation: Gadgets, Games and Google For Learning South FL Presentation.

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CIBP Forum Resources and Slides

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides from my virtual presentation to the CIBP Forum. Game based learning from Karl Kapp. Also, here are some links that provide some additional information about what we discussed in the workshop. Articles. Improve Training: Thinking Like a Game Designer. The Gamification of Retail Safety and Loss Prevention Training. Blog Entries. Creating a “Story” as the Foundation for Virtual World Learning Events. Storytelling and Instructional Design. Tell Me a Story.

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Articulate Storyline: Does Slide Size Matter?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kal Hadi     I often get asked the question about choosing the right slide size in Articulate Storyline. The Slide size or as it's known in Storyline as "Story Size" in not one of those things that you really come across casually in Storyline.

#ASTDTK14 Slides and Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides I would have presented. Unfortunately, the weather here in Pennsylvania did not cooperate with my desire to head to Las Vegas to talk about game design. So, I am going to try to provide information and ideas here. So disappointed not to be at the conference.

2015 ATD ICE Conference Slides & Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides and other information from my presentation. Take Notes Right on a PowerPoint Slide from Karl Kapp. Great time presenting at ATD ICE Conference, so many wonderful people and experiences. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Storytelling and Instructional Design.

Adobe Captivate: Replacing PowerPoint Slides But Keeping the Audio

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

The developer had imported a 60-slide PowerPoint presentation into Captivate and then added audio to each of the Filmstrip slides. In this instance, he was given a completely different presentation (the same audio was going to be used, but each slide visual was going to change).

How to Get Your eLearning Audience Hooked From the First Slide

eLearning Brothers

So, the first couple of slides are the most important for any eLearning course. You need to answer the following questions in those slides to ensure that the learners stay on. You don’t want to put off your audience from the first slide.

How to Turn PowerPoint Slides into Videos

Visual Lounge

What if you were to take that one step further and turn PowerPoint slides into videos? When creating a video of your PowerPoint slides, you don’t need expensive or fancy recording gear to achieve good quality.

How to Convert Static Slides into Interactive E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

A lot of e-learning content starts with existing PowerPoint slides. When you review your static content or existing PowerPoint slides, look for ways to make it interactive. And a common challenge is converting all of that PowerPoint training into interactive and engaging e-learning.

Creating Lightbox Slides in Articulate Storyline

B Online Learning

In an Articulate Storyline module users move from one slide to another via a ‘jump to slide trigger’, but what if they could jump to a slide and keep their place in the module at the same time?

A Blended Compliance Approach [SLIDES & RECORDING]


The biggest challenges when it comes to compliance training is that it's sending more people asleep than not, as a result of compliance programmes not being positioned properly to support genuine change. So how can compliance be more engaging and make behavioural change with a blended learning approach? .

Kapp ASTD 2014 (ATD) Slides and Notes

Kapp Notes

As promised, here are the slides and notes related to the presentation. Had a great time at ASTD 2014 this year (now known as ATD-Association of Talent Development). Had a wonderful audience for my session. Orange of course gets accolades throughout the land!! Blue…better luck next time.


Designing eLearning For iPads (LT 2013 – Slide Deck)

Upside Learning

Below is the slide deck of my presentation. We have been talking a lot about iPads (by iPads we also imply other ‘tablets’) on our blog for the past couple of weeks. And it’s for a reason.

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Adobe Captivate 5: Keep Master Slide Backgrounds at Bay

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.

PowerPoint: Changing Slide Sizes for Importing into Captivate

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.  Changing the size of a presentation will likely result in slide object resizing and moving. by AJ George.

Four Slide Shows about Different Types of Design

Kapp Notes

These three slide shows are not specifically about instructional design but, when creating online learning, I think these slide shows present a great deal to consider. Here is one on slide design: Visual Design Basics from Sumeet Moghe. Here are a couple of slide presentations about designing Infographics.

Adobe Captivate 6: Placeholder Objects on Master Slides

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel    When you insert a Standard Object onto a master slide, and then apply the master slide to a Filmstrip slide, the Standard Object also appears on the Filmstrip slide. For instance, I inserted an Image Placeholder Object on my master slide.

A Blended Onboarding Approach [SLIDES & RECORDING]


In our latest onboarding guide, we noticed some shocking statistics: that 22% of new hires leave within the first 6 weeks of their job, and it costs businesses double their salary to replace them. So what gives? What are we doing wrong and how can we curb this ongoing challenge that businesses are facing? .

Adobe Captivate: Master Slide Placeholder Objects

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.

Adobe Captivate: A Master Slide for All Occasions

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Master Slides were first introduced in Adobe Captivate 5 and I've written a couple of articles about them including: Creating Master Slides , Placeholder Objects on Master Slides and how to Keep Master Slide Backgrounds at Bay. to some Filmstrip slides, but not all.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2007: Troubleshooting Pasted Slides

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.

Organize your eLearning Projects: Grouping Slides in Adobe Captivate 7

Adobe Captivate

Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Technical Support Training and Tutorials Whats new Adobe Captivate Captivate 7 Groups Slide Group Tips This week I hosted Adobe Captivate Developer Anita Horsley in an eSeminar and was thrilled to learn a cool new tip.

Articulate Storyline: Displaying Notes Pane in Specific Slides

CommLab India

But what if you don’t want the notes pane to appear in some slides? Step 2: Now, go individual slides in the project which have audio and write the transcript. Step 3: Go to the Properties of each slide with the transcript and select Custom for the selected slides feature.

Slides and Resources from My Keynote at The allen EXPERIENCE

Kapp Notes

Here are the slides and other resources from the presentation. Here are the slides. Today I had the pleasure of being the closing keynote at The Allen Experience and met some awesome people and had a great time.


Kapp Notes

Sharon Boller, Steve Boller and Leanne Batchelder from Bottom Line Performance co-presented a workshop on game design and here are the slides and some other resources related to the workshop which you may find helpful. The workshop is called “Play to Learn.” ” And, if you couldn’t make it to this “sold out” workshop, consider joining us on August 28th in Indianapolis, IN. Learning Game Design Workshop from Karl Kapp.


How to Print Individual Slides in Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

The trainer wanted specific slides in an online course, to be available as printouts to learners. He wanted a “Print” tab in those slides. On clicking it, learners should be able to print those slides. This is how we can print individual slides in Articulate Storyline.

Tools of Engagement Slides from Texas Distance Learning Session

Kapp Notes

Here are some slides and information covered in my presentation at the Texas Distance Learning Association conference. I’ve included the slides from the presentation and slide on using PollEverywhere and writing directly in PowerPoint in slideshow mode.