Taking advantage of libraries


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Taking advantage of libraries

In this lesson, we are going to talk about libraries in Captivate. Your library in Captivate is the place where all of the assets are stored for your Captivate project. Those assets could include sounds and video and images--all kinds of things that can be part of that. One of the efficiencies of Captivate is the fact that we can use assets over and over again in our projects but only list them once in the library. This comes from Captivate Flash heritage, which makes extensive use of library elements. We are going to begin by making an adjustment to a Photoshop file that's in our library.

All I am going to do to this file is simply turn on all of the visible layers. If you don't have Photoshop, that's okay; just pay attention to what I'm doing and see how we solve the resulting problem. Once again, all I am going to do is enable all of the layers in the document. So from my Layers panel, I have made them all visible, and now I'll save the Photoshop file, and close it...

Taking advantage of libraries
Video duration: 9m 32s 7h 32m Beginner Updated Aug 05, 2011

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Taking advantage of libraries 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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