Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a project from scratch, part of Up and Running with Captivate 6.
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When it's time to create your Captivate project, one of the options is to…create it from scratch.…And if you close up any projects you might be working on, you will be presented…with the welcome screen;…same thing you'll see when you launch Captivate.…And over here in the Create New column, there are a number of options to…help you get started,…but there is one called the Blank Project.…We'll look at the other options a little later on.…Right now, we're going to create a new blank project from scratch.…So we'll give that a click.…Next, we'll choose the dimensions, and you can see I have 1280 by 720.…
Just click the dropdown to make a selection.…1280 by 720 is a 16 by 9 resolution.…I am going to keep that setting, and click OK.…Now it does take a moment to create your new blank project, and here in…Captivate 6, you actually get some new tools to help you get started with the…look and feel, or the formatting of your new project.…You'll see across the top here a number of different themes to choose from, and…
The course shows how to make a presentation from scratch or with built-in themes, import Photoshop images and PowerPoint slides, and add interest with animation, widgets, and video. It also demonstrates how to prepare for and record a software simulation, synchronize video, add audio, and build quizzes into your project.
- What is eLearning?
- Choosing a workspace
- Adding text, shapes, and images to projects
- Linking in Captivate
- Inserting interactive elements
- Using built-in actors
- Adding voiceover to projects
- Using different question types on quizzes
- Scoring tests and quizzes