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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

Customizing the player

The course player is the overall interface for your Story. It's the frame around your slides and it usually looks something like the following:

The default Storyline player gets the job done, but there's nothing really special about it, right? Well, powered by your own creativity, you can convert the downright default into something simply spectacular, and this chapter is going to guide you along this customization journey! But first, we need to cover our basics and do a little bit of an overview.

To access the Player Properties panel, select Player from the HOME tab or select the Player button in Story View, as shown in the following screenshot:

You'll be presented with the Player Properties panel, as shown in the following screenshot:

Within the Player Properties panel, you can do so many things. There's a lot of information to cover, so let's get to it!


Whenever you make changes to the Player, you should save your changes by selecting Current Player from the...