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Adobe Captivate 7, Part 6: Audio and Video

with John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

Release date 4/10/2015
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 1m
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

Audio, Video and PowerPoint

Add, Import, & Edit Audio (24:37)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Add Audio to a Specific Slide (03:42)
  • Recording Your Audio (02:11)
  • Playback & Review (03:26)
  • Importing External Audio (01:42)
  • Audio Import Options (04:08)
  • Edit Audio Options (04:20)
  • Editing Audio Files (04:46)
  • Summary (00:10)
Adding Video & Animations (22:12)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Insert Video & Video Formats (04:35)
  • Video Properties (04:03)
  • Inserting Animated Text (04:57)
  • Previewing the Text Animation (02:59)
  • Adding Animations (05:17)
  • Summary (00:10)
Captivate & PowerPoint (14:23)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • The Convert PowerPoint Dialog (03:30)
  • Importing PowerPoint Slides (02:54)
  • Editing PowerPoint Slides (04:12)
  • Updating from PowerPoint (03:26)
  • Summary (00:10)