Captivate 4 Essential Training

with Tim Plumer, Jr.
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Captivate 4 Essential Training
Video duration: 0s 7h 5m Beginner


Adobe Captivate 4 is an industry leader in screen capture and development training technology. In Captivate 4 Essential Training, Tim Plumer, Jr., shows how to use this program, along with its multifaceted screen capture tools, to its fullest potential. Starting from scratch, Tim demonstrates how to create a presentation using video, text, voiceover, music, and more. He even covers how to create e-learning tests and assess the results. Exercise files accompany the course.

Topics include:
  • Planning a project using storyboards Editing audio in Captivate Creating and using project templates Importing files from Photoshop, PowerPoint, and video sources Creating closed captioning Animating with the Captivate timeline Adding pop-ups, buttons, and click boxes for interactivity Publishing finished projects to various platforms
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(upbeat piano music) - Hello there, my name is Tim Plumer, Jr. And I'm here to show you how to use Adobe Captivate 4, and it's multifaceted screen capture tools to its fullest potential. This title, Adobe Captivate 4 Essential Training, has been created from my 10 years of experience as a presenter and an educator. In these lessons, I'll show you how to import your content from a variety of sources, as well as the various ways to publish your projects. I'll share with you both the tactical information you'll need to get in and create good looking projects for whatever your needs may be, plus, I'll add strategies that I've discovered along the way while creating my own projects using Captivate.

As we continue to look for ways to both increase the impact of our communications, and squeeze everything we can from the dollars that we spend delivering our message, Captivate offers some exciting new ways to achieve both goals. As we'll see when we go over the tutorials, there are many uses for Captivate that jump way beyond its initial incarnation as a software simulator. So, grab the mouse, and let's get started.

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