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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

Previewing and publishing your course

Once you have finished your course, you'll obviously want to do something with it. This is one of the places where Articulate Presenter differs from PowerPoint. With PowerPoint you simply save your presentation and show it to your audience. However, Articulate will convert your presentation to a Flash video. Doing so requires publishing it, allowing the program to create the video files.

Publishing takes a bit of time, so before actually publishing your presentation, it can save you time if you preview it. This allows you to view how the presentation will be published so that you can ensure that everything is going to look the way you want itto.

Getting ready

If you've been using the same presentation to try out all these recipes, you've already got something to use for previewing and publishing. If not, open any PowerPoint or Articulate presentation that you have on your computer.

How to do it…

There is no way of seeing exactly how the presentation will...