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Mastering Articulate Storyline

By : Ashley Chiasson, Jeffery Batt
Book Image

Mastering Articulate Storyline

By: Ashley Chiasson, Jeffery Batt

Overview of this book

Storyline is a powerful e-learning authoring tool that allows you to take your creativity to the next level. However, more often than not, projects don't require such complex interactions, leaving Storyline's full capabilities untapped. This book will provide you with the information you need to take your Storyline development up a notch by leveraging the full suite of possibilities Storyline has to offer. You will be provided with a refresher of the key concepts before we take you deep into the exciting world of enhanced interactivity, variables, and even some JavaScript—oh my! With downloadable activities, you can either follow along and compare your output, use the activities as they are, modify the activities to suit your own needs, or reverse-engineer the activities to better understand how they were developed.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Mastering Articulate Storyline
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Adding screen recordings

Screen recordings are a great way of explaining procedures or detailing complex tasks in a meaningful way and are often used to easily create software simulations. Storyline provides four options for creating a screen recording and you can select the option that fits best with your need.


Once a screen recording has been added, it can be edited just the same as any video would be using the Video Editor. You also have the option of using Action Fine Tuning if you need to adjust the start or end frame.

Video mode

In Video mode, the screen recording will play like a video. In this mode, the user will only be able to watch the video that has been recording.

To add a screen recording in Video mode, select Record Screen from the Insert tab. When you are ready to record, select the red record button, record what you want to record, and select Escape when you are done with your recording.

Once the output has generated, you will want to provide the output with a meaningful name...