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Adobe Captivate 7, Part 1: Interactivity and Tools

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Release date 4/10/2015
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 17m
Published eBooks N/A
Hands-on labs N/A
Sample files Included
Exams N/A

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Course description

Master Adobe Captivate 7 in this 7 part learning series, Adobe Captivate 7 is an e-learning authoring tool that allows you to create software demonstrations, software simulations, and randomized quizzes. Get to know the Adobe Captivate 7 workspace, learn how to record screen actions, edit a recording, add captions to slides, include interactive elements, insert images, videos, and animations, add and edit audio, and finally publish a project as a .SWF, HTML5, PDF, or Word doc.


This course assumes you have very little familiarity with Adobe Captivate. This course is part of 7 part learning series; Adobe Captivate 7: Interactivity and Tools; Adobe Captivate 7: Steps in a Project; Adobe Captivate 7: Settings, Modes and Modify; Adobe Captivate 7: Elements, Captions and Boxes; Adobe Captivate 7: Sidelet, Effects and Audio; Adobe Captivate 7: Audio, Video and PowerPoint; and Adobe Captivate 7: Themes, Report and Printing. Please be sure to view the courses in order if you are new to the material.

Meet the expert

John Wiley & Sons Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Interactivity and Tools

Introduction to Captivate (18:35)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Captivate & E-Learning (04:57)
  • Soft Skills & Software (04:11)
  • A Captivate Project (05:09)
  • Quizzes & Assessments (03:57)
  • Summary (00:10)
D & D, Interactivity, HTML5 (19:32)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Drag & Drop Feature (03:37)
  • Drag & Drop Options (03:11)
  • Interactivity Options (04:23)
  • Word Search Widget (03:19)
  • HTML5 Support Updates (04:40)
  • Summary (00:10)
Equations & Social Media (10:54)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • The Equation Editor (04:27)
  • Social Media Tools Update (02:03)
  • YouTube & Twitter Widgets (04:03)
  • Summary (00:10)
Using the Toolbars & Panels (28:36)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Using the Toolbars (06:04)
  • Using the Panels (06:10)
  • Using the Panels - Redo? (02:33)
  • Task Based Workspaces (04:03)
  • The Filmstrip Panel (02:24)
  • The Timeline Panel (04:26)
  • The Properties Panel (02:32)
  • Summary (00:10)