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Articulate Studio Cookbook

By : Robert Kennedy, Robert Kennedy III
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Articulate Studio Cookbook

By: Robert Kennedy, Robert Kennedy III

Overview of this book

More and more companies find they need to build their training courses internally. They are turning to tools like Articulate Studio because it is easy to use and doesn't have a steep learning curve. If you are familiar with Microsoft PowerPoint in any way, you should feel right at home with Articulate Studio."Articulate Studio Cookbook" will get you ready to add Articulate Studio to your enterprise toolkit. This book gives you detailed yet simple steps to complete your training course. By following the clear steps in each chapter, you will gain an understanding of the software but also be able to complete specific tasks and common activities.The good thing about this book is that you can start anywhere and get the information that you need for a specific activity. Cross-references are provided if there is a skill located elsewhere that you need to complete a task.It can be frustrating to pick up a new piece of software and not know where to begin. With Articulate Studio, there is a whole suite of software to work with. You need to know how to work with Presenter, Engage, Quizmaker and Encoder to make great Articulate courses. Then, you'll need to know how to put them all together in a way that makes a professional looking, cohesive and smooth-flowing course. We'll make it easy to follow step by step until you have a professional course."Articulate Studio Cookbook" will help you go from Studio newbie to Studio guru. Dive in and choose your recipe.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Articulate Studio Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Editing audio

Rarely does it work out that the recording of a narration comes out perfect. While it may be usable, there is always the opportunity for improvement. While you may not think the audio is anywhere near as important as the graphics you use on your slides, poor quality audio can become a distraction, especially if the volume is too low to be clearly audible.

Knowing this, the creators of Articulate have built a simple but very capable audio editor. With it you can easily overcome any deficiencies in the quality of your narration, taking mediocre recordings and turning them into something that sounds as if it came out of a professional recording studio.

Getting ready

To edit the audio, you'll need to have a PowerPoint presentation with some audio. You can use the same presentation where you added the narration, as we saw in the previous recipe. If you did not save that presentation, make a short presentation and record the narration for it so that you'll have something to work with...