Animating text


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Animating text

In this lesson, we are going to see how we can use text animation on our slides in Captivate. We'll be using the Chapter 5_d file that we created earlier in the chapter. In the Filmstrip, scroll down to slide number five. I'd like to add an animated title to this slide. I can do it using the Text Animation tool that's over in my toolbar. I could also use the Insert menu, but I am going to use the tool right now. This is the Insert Text Animation tool. Click it to insert a new text animation.

You can see in the Properties panel that we have some fish swimming around there. Don't worry about the fish right now. I'd first like to focus on what the text will say, and then we'll focus on how it's going to animate. I want the text to say "Our Orchards." Select the sample text and then just type "Our Orchards." We can change the font from the dropdown menu here. We'll choose Myriad Pro from the list.

Let's set the size to 30 points and make i...

Animating text
Video duration: 3m 50s 7h 32m Beginner Updated Aug 05, 2011

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Animating text provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by James Lockman as part of the Captivate 5 Essential Training

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Education + Elearning
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Captivate
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