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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 audio to your story

Adding audio to your story is a great way of adding a higher level of personalization many projects require audio and you can use less screen text while incorporating additional information in your audio. Storyline provides two ways of adding audio: from file or recorded from microphone.

To add audio from file, select Audio from the Insert tab, select Audio from File, browse for the audio file you wish to add to the slide, and select Open.

Recording audio from microphone is a great option for recording scratch audio tracks ahead of a client review. It's also a great option if you have the means for recording professional-grade audio because you can easily act as your own voice-over artist. To record your own audio, select Audio from the Insert tab and select Record Mic. The Record Microphone window will appear and here you can record, playback, or delete audio recordings.


Another great feature of the Record Microphone window is that, if you add your audio script...