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Adobe Captivate 7, Part 2: Steps in a Project

with John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

Release date 4/10/2015
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 9m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
eBooks / courseware N/A
Hands-on labs N/A
Sample code 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.

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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

Steps in a Project

Open & Preview a Project (10:23)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Openning a Project (02:52)
  • Previewing a Project (04:43)
  • Preview in a Web Browser (02:27)
  • Summary (00:10)
Production Timeline (23:54)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Production Timeline & Guidlines (03:30)
  • Production Personnel (04:50)
  • Style Guide - Template (03:38)
  • Production Output Options (02:25)
  • Output Types (04:41)
  • Video, Print & PDF (04:28)
  • Summary (00:10)
Storyboards, Audio & Video (18:32)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • What is & Why Use Storyboard (04:37)
  • Tools to Create a Storyboard (04:40)
  • Audio Considerations (04:29)
  • Video Considerations (04:24)
  • Summary (00:10)
Creating a Captivate Project (16:42)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Create an Image Slide Show (04:20)
  • Create From a PowerPoint (05:19)
  • Create From a Slide Show (01:36)
  • Using Differing Image Sizes (05:06)
  • Summary (00:10)