Posts tagged "Captivate 5"

September 22, 2011

Training: Import/Export workflows in Adobe Captivate 5.5

Topic: Import/Export workflows in Adobe Captivate 5.5

Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn about different import/export workflows available in Adobe Captivate 5.5. In this session, they will show you how to export project captions, preferences, object styles, etc. They will also share some best practices related to these workflows.

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Posted by Vish8:02 PM Permalink
September 16, 2011

10 Reasons to upgrade from Adobe Captivate to Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5-the eLearning Dream Team

The iron is definitely hot when it comes to upgrading your copy of Adobe Captivate to Adobe eLearning Suite. In addition to the discount you get just for upgrading, Adobe is now slashing an additional 200$ US of the overall cost. Here are the 4 more reasons to make your life easier and take home the eLearning Dream team. Continue reading…

Posted by Vish2:44 PM Permalink
September 12, 2011

Distributing Adobe Captivate Courses through LMS

We use various distribution channels to share content created using Adobe Captivate 5.5 depending on the type of audience. One such channel is Learning Management Systems. It is a powerful channel to track and report learner’s activity, but at times can be complex to work with, given a lot of choices available .

This demonstration showcases how to enable reporting and upload the courses to LMS. We have used cloud.scorm.com as an example LMS here.

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Posted by Vish8:44 PM Permalink
September 5, 2011

Creating Spry Menus in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Courses

When we are working on a large course with many topics and sub-topics, it’s a good idea to include all the topics along with sub-topics on the menu page. But this can result into a content heavy screen and doesn’t give a neat look. In such a scenario we can add Spry Menu functionality on the menu page, where when you hover over the topic, the sub-topics appear and become accessible. Here’s an example screen with a Spry Menu. Hover over Menu A to see the hidden submenus.

Let’s see how we can create such a menu page. Continue reading…

Posted by Vish1:52 PM Permalink
August 28, 2011

Using Text Entry Boxes and Advanced Actions to Create Branched Courses

There are a lot of ways to create branched courses. One of the simple yet powerful way is to use the capability of text entry boxes along with advanced actions. Here’s an example where I’ve branched the course based on the user input in a text entry box.

Let’s see a step-by-step demonstration to create such branching. Continue reading…

Posted by Vish6:54 PM Permalink
August 19, 2011

Reusing the Tween Animations from Adobe Flash in Adobe Captivate

We can create cool tween animations with Adobe Flash and use them for the objects in Adobe Captivate. This is possible using the power of XML. Watch an example screen, where a drawing object created in Adobe Captivate has the bouncing animation effect applied.

Let’s see how we can apply such effects to our Adobe Captivate objects. Continue reading…

Posted by Vish2:52 PM Permalink

Captivate Training: Let’s Explore the Branching View in Adobe Captivate 5.5

Topic: Let’s Explore the Branching View in Adobe Captivate 5.5

Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn how to use the Branching panel effectively in Adobe Captivate 5.5.

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Posted by Vish2:12 PM Permalink

Captivate Hands-on Training: Using Advanced Actions and Variables in Adobe Captivate 5.5

Topic: Using Advanced Actions and Variables in Adobe Captivate 5.5

Date and time: Thursday, Sept 15, 2011 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM US/Pacific

Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to create exciting eLearning content and add complex interactivity by using Advanced Actions and Variables.

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Posted by Vish2:06 PM Permalink
August 14, 2011

Power of Closed Captions for the Slide Videos

As we are aware, Closed Captions makes the content more interesting for the learners. Generally, they are associated with Audio in a Slide but what if we need the Closed Captions but with a Video? We have the perfect solution for that using Slide Video’s Closed Captions Feature. View the following demonstration to know what I’m talking about.

Let’s see how to achieve this using the Slide Video feature. Continue reading…

Posted by Vish2:58 PM Permalink
April 18, 2011

How to import Adobe Illustrator files into #AdobeCaptivate

RJ has a great video out this week that demonstrates how to import Adobe Illustrator files into Adobe Captivate using the Import PSD Function in Adobe Captivate 5.

While Adobe Illustrator is not part of the Adobe eLearning Suite, if you have Adobe Illustrator on the same machine as Continue reading…

Posted by Allen Partridge8:43 PM Permalink
April 12, 2011

Captivate Training Now Available: Publishing options in Adobe Captivate 5

Adobe Captivate 5 offers multiple ways of distributing the eLearning content, be it web distribution or offline distribution.

The recording of this session is available at Adobe OnDemand Seminars page, you can also click the link below to view the recorded session.

Publishing Options with Adobe Captivate 5

Posted by Vish12:19 PM Permalink
April 10, 2011

Migrating from a Presenter Workflow to an #AdobeCaptivate 5 Workflow; The how and why (eSeminar now On Demand)

Is a PowerPoint to Presenter workflow just too limited for you? Most eLearning professionals, trainers and instructional designers quickly realize that a workflow based entirely on PowerPoint is just too narrow in scope to meet the broad needs and interests of authoring online educational content. So how difficult is Continue reading…

Posted by Allen Partridge7:09 PM Permalink
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