Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a project from PowerPoint, part of Learning Captivate 7.
Before programs like Captivate ever existed, trainers and educators…like myself would often use presentation software to deliver training.…Might be instructor led.…Or kiosk style training.…You could even put your presentations up on the web.…But there are many more powerful functions and features in Captivate…than you could ever get with presentation software like PowerPoint, for example.…That being said,…you may have a lot of content in those PowerPoint presentations.…And you can bring it into Captivate in fact,…you can create a brand new project using those slides.…
So let's do that now. Doesn't matter what's on your screen.…We are going to go up to the File menu click File.…Hoover over New Project and over here on the right hand side,…you will notice an option to Create a Project from MS PowerPoint.…There it is, we'll give it a click.…Now it's a simple matter of locating the PowerPoint presentation.…Notice down below, we can import PPT…files, that's the older format for PowerPoint.…The older PowerPoint show format, as well as…
Learn how to make a presentation from scratch or with built-in themes, import images and PowerPoint slides, and add interest with animation, widgets, and video. Plus add built-in smart learning interactions to your projects, which add more complex interactivity. You'll also discover how to prepare for and record a software simulation, synchronize video, add audio, and build quizzes into your project.
- What is Captivate 7?
- What's new in Captivate 7?
- Setting up preferences
- Creating a project from scratch
- Creating a project from PowerPoint
- Adding text, shapes, and images
- Using hyperlinks, widgets, and interactive elements
- Inserting smart learning interactions
- Recording a software simulation
- Setting up a quiz
- Using multiple choice, true/false, and input questions
- Publishing your project
Skill Level Intermediate
iBooks Author Essential Trainingwith Chris Mattia6h 55m Intermediate
PowerPoint 2013 Essential Trainingwith Jess Stratton3h 18m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Building a Presentation
3. Using Assets and Elements
4. Working with Media
5. Adding Software Simulations
6. Assessing Elearning
7. Publishing Your Project
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