Description: In this self-paced, video-based course you will learn best practices for getting started using Adobe Captivate 5.5, as well as how to get the most out of recording and editing software simulations.
Content: The course includes at least 12 videos and roughly 2 hours of content.
Why take this course? These videos will help you master your skills in developing software simulations in Adobe Captivate.
In this video, you will learn how to work with multiple Captivate projects, as well as learn important keyboard shortcuts and various tips, for navigating around projects faster and more effectively.
In this video, you will learn about how the various workspaces included in Captivate, allow you to customize the User Interface to fit your workflow. You will also learn how to create your own workspaces in Captivate.
In this video, you will learn about grouping panels in order to further customize the Adobe Captivate Interface.
In this video, you will learn important keyboard shortcuts for quickly previewing your projects inside Captivate, as well as in the Browser.
In this video, you will learn about Web Statistics and screen resolution trends, in order to record at the right size and avoid having to resize your projects in the future.
In this you will learn the basics of recording applications in demo mode for show-me simulations. We will also review what Captivate records automatically.
In this video, you will learn about targeting a region within an application for recording just what you need in Adobe Captivate.
In this video, you will learn the differences between recording an application at an exact size and selecting "screen" and then manually adjusting the size of the recording.
In this video, you will learn tips for preparing multiple applications that will need to be recorded in a single session in order to avoid having to do lots of post editing.
When you record the Screen in Adobe Captivate, the recording takes up the whole project canvas. In this video, you will learn tips for resizing a simulation in order to Brand the top and bottom of any project.
RJ Jacquez is a Mobile Learning Evangelist, Consultant and Speaker, helping companies Mobilize Learning by making a successful transition from eLearning to mLearning. Also an active Blogger, who writes and Podcasts the Mobile Learning Revolution as it happens. Before that, RJ worked for Adobe Systems, Macromedia and eHelp Corporation as a Worldwide Senior Evangelist for Captivate and eLearning Tools.