Creating a Tab Interaction in Articulate Storyline
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Creating a Tab Interaction in Articulate Storyline

Using Articulate Storyline to build an interactive tab interaction.
4.7 (60 ratings)
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2,712 students enrolled
Created by Jeff Batt
Last updated 7/2014
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Finding inspiration for interactions
  • Prepping your external image assets
  • Building the visuals for the tab interaction in Storyline
  • Using triggers and variables to make your tabs interactive
  • Saving and sharing your templates
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Requirements
  • Articulate Storyline
  • Basic Knowledge of Articulate Storyline
  • Windows machine or access to Windows
Description

In this mini course learn how to create a simple tab interaction within Articulate Storyline. Sensei Jeff will talk to you about getting visual inspiration for your tab interaction as well as how to set up your Articulate Storyline file to be shared with other people on your team.

You will also learn how to set up custom buttons and even custom states within your buttons to add additional functionality to your interaction. You will also learn the proper way of setting up any interaction with Articulate Storyline so it can be easily managed for future updates and template sharing.

Sensei Jeff will also talk about using triggers and variables to build the interactivity of the tab interaction inside of Articulate Storyline and then how to properly share your creation with other people within your team.

Who is the target audience?
  • eLearning Developers
  • Articulate Storyline Users
  • Interaction Developers
  • Basic Knowledge of Storyline
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Curriculum For This Course
22 Lectures
01:31:44
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Introduction
2 Lectures 02:07
Welcome to this mini course
00:51

Learning Dojo
01:16
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Setting Up Your Storyline Project
2 Lectures 12:15
Getting your Storyline file ready
07:10

Setting default font
05:05
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Doing Some Visual Prep
3 Lectures 11:12
Updating the master slide color
04:15

Visual inspiration
03:26

Finding Icons to use
03:31
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Visual Development in Storyline
4 Lectures 25:20
Building the top bar
03:44

Building the buttons - Up, Over and Down states
11:30

Importing icons into buttons
06:16

Creating a text background
03:50
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Working with Layers
2 Lectures 07:26
Creating a layer for each tab
02:42

Hiding objects you don't want seen from the main layer in other layers
04:44
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Working with Triggers and Variables for Navigation
4 Lectures 22:13
Create a variable called currentTab
03:28

Add triggers to each button to change currentTab to correct tab #
03:50

Adding triggers to show layer when variable changes
08:36

Changing the state of an active button to show current layer
06:19
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Creating Different Variations and Saving as a Template
3 Lectures 10:19
Creating multiple layouts
03:48

Saving your Storyline file as a template
02:50

Making and sharing updates
03:41
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Conclusion
2 Lectures 00:52
Goodbye!
00:49

Download finished template
00:03
About the Instructor
Jeff Batt
4.6 Average rating
342 Reviews
9,807 Students
7 Courses
Head Trainer at Learning Dojo

Jeff has 10+ years experience in the digital learning and media industry. Currently he CEO and Head Trainer/Sensei at Learning Dojo, a company dedicated to training you to become a software ninja in a variety of software eLearning and web related. Jeff has also been the Product Development Manager for eLearning Brothers with responsibility for the design, development, and management over their world-class digital learning templates library building templates in Storyline, Studio ’13, Captivate, Adobe Edge Animate, Lectora, HTML5, Flash and more. Prior to his work at eLearning Brothers, Jeff was the Design & Professional Services Manager for CallidusCloud’s online eLearning authoring tool Litmos Author. Jeff is a regular conference speaker and industry leader regarding eLearning technologies such as TinCan API (xAPI), Articulate Storyline, Adobe Edge Animate, Captivate, Camtasia, HTML 5, and Flash.