Experiential Learning: How BranchTrack Does It Best

Scenarios promote deep learning by letting your users dive in to realistic incidents where they consider a range of factors, make decisions and reflect on the outcomes – and BranchTrack makes this all easy to achieve!
Do you know how to use this rapid development tool?
Let us show how BranchTrack, as a part of the Lectora Inspire suite, lets you engage your learners in an exciting new way.

gomo release notes – version 3.6.3

Scorm tracking in IE11

We have addressed an issue where courses running in IE11 were failing to track correctly in SCORM 1.2.

Last updated sort order in gomo authoring

We have addressed an issue where by projects did not appear correctly if sorted by ‘Last updated’ if no folders existed in gomo authoring.

Videos used in multi-lingual courses

We have addressed an issue where by videos did not switch to the relevant language version when used in a multi-lingual course

Non-alpha numeric characters showing as HTML code for page titles in xAPI

We have addressed an issue where by non-alpha numeric characters were showing as HTML code for screen titles when logged as an xAPI experienced statement. The update will now log these correctly.

2 screen topic completion in continuous scroll mode

We have addressed an issue where by a 2 screen topic would fail to mark as completed when the user reached the end of the topic if the topic was configured to display in continuous scroll mode.

Mail to action supporting special characters

We have enhanced the mail to action functionality to support special characters in email addresses

Vertical navigation icons in IE8

We have addressed an issue where by vertical navigation icons were not showing correctly when a project is viewed in IE8.

gomo release notes – version 3.6.2

New Drag and Drop asset

We are pleased to announce the release of a new drag and drop interaction which is now available to all customers in gomo authoring. You can find out more about how the drag and drop assets works in our support video.

Project duplication – Translated screen titles

We have addressed an issue with the project duplication process where by a translated screen title in a multi-lingual course did not get duplicated correctly.

gomo release notes – version 3.6.1

Enhancement to resource selection in editor

We have implemented a number of performance enhancements for the resource selector used in the gomo editor to improve the speed and performance of navigating large resource repositories.

Preview mode enhancement

We have improved the layout/display of the device type options available in the course preview feature.

Project publish clean up enhancement

We have made a number of updates to the publish process to remove any code associated with assets that may have been added during the build of a course but subequently removed prior to publish.

Question re-attempts in continuous scroll topics

We have addressed an issue where attempting to answer a question for a second time in a continuous scrolling by answering the question, scrolling to another page in the topic and then back to the question and answering again would cause odd behaviour with scrolling

Popup windows in accessibility mode

We have addressed an issue when a course is running in accessibility mode whereby when a navigation extra was launched (Help, resources or glossary) and then closed, the masking layer used behind the popup did not disappear and thus prevented users from navigating the main content area.

Scrollbar theme colours

We have addressed an issue whereby the webkit scrollbar colours were not being applied to the scrollbar in some of our core themes.

SCORM scores in non-assessment courses

We have updated our SCORM tracking functionality to address an issue whereby a course without assessment was returning a score value of 0%, when no assessment was used in the course. It now returns the value ‘undefined’.

gomo custom variable for topic score

We have updated the topic score custom variable to ensure it displays the correct score value when used and an assessment has been completed.

Task system topic screens

We have addressed an issue whereby in some circumstances, the review/tasks system did not always populate the list of screens that exist in a topic correctly.

Resource extra label XLIFF import

We have addressed an issue whereby if the label for the resources topic shown on the navigation bar in a course was updated via XLIFF it would not update correctly when the XLIFF file was imported.

Intro topic thumbnail

We have addressed an issue whereby if the intro topic contained a video on the first screen in the topic, our screenshot server failed to take a screenshot of the topic.

Deleted projects continue to display after deletion

We have addressed an issue whereby a deleted project was still visible in the project listing as a result of the project listing cache not getting updated correctly.

Sub-folder project listings

We have addressed an issue whereby viewing a project in a sub-folder and then navigating back to the sub-folder would show an incorrect list of projects.

Multi-language course transfer

We have addressed an issue whereby a course containing multiple languages did not transfer correctly when the project is transferred from one account to another.

Moving Objects in Camtasia

Learn how to make your video content fly across the screen in Camtasia to grab viewer’s attention or create custom transitions.

Want to maximize Camtasia’s potential or get your hands on the Software? Contact ITC Learning at 02 9438 2500 or info@itclearning.com.au and ask about our Lectora Inspire package!

Lectora Inspire 17.1.1 Update

Lectora Inspire 17.1.1 and Lectora Publisher 17.1.1 include the following updates and fixes:

New Features

  • Introduction of the eLearning Brothers Stock Asset Library, replacing the Interaction Builder (Inspire only)
  • Addition of cmi5 as a publishing option
  • Improvements to xAPI support to meet cmi5 standards
  • Enhancement to FTP publish settings to enable saving of FTP profiles
  • Implemented new framework to improve Run and Preview Mode, and Publish Offline
  • Allowing users to convert all media types to MP3/MP4
  • Adding audio/video events and syncing to actions can now be completed in one dialog
  • Expanded xAPI publish option by adding ‘Track Course Progress’
  • New HTML publish option to disable browser resize of published content
  • New publish option to scale content to fill the browser window

Continue reading “Lectora Inspire 17.1.1 Update”

Make Better Looking Visuals in Snagit 13

We use images every day and for the most part, they pass by in the background. But when we see a bad image, we notice.

Let’s take a journey together to see how to create stellar graphics in a program you already have access to with your Lectora Inspire license – SnagIt 13! We’ll show you how to use this tool like you’ve never expected and create graphics that will blow your clients away.

Creating Effective System Simulations in Camtasia

System Simulations are a highly effective way of upskilling new staff on your internal systems.

Join us in this webinar where we’ll share our own experiences capturing and editing system simulation footage. We will not only be addressing editing videos in Camtasia but also explain the ways in which you will be enabled to streamline your process by adding all of your annotations, narration and footage in one take while recording.

Gain the knowledge you will need to quickly and easily produce engaging, effective system simulations.

gomo release notes – version 3.6.0

Scale to fit option for theme background image

We have added in a new ‘scale to fit’ option in the theme settings to provide content authors with the ability to set background images to scale when viewed on different screen sizes and devices.  All core gomo themes have been updated to support this.

Editor save optimisation

We have enhanced the editor save process to ensure all content updates are saved correctly when using the default save option as well as the save option triggered when a content author previews when changes have not yet been saved.

Project list loading speed optimisation

We have enhanced the project loading list to improve the speed of loading when.

Language options in preview

Following the addition of the language options in preview in release 3.5.19, we have increased the load time allowance to accommodate slower connections.

Scrolling after full screen playback on smartphone and tablets

We have addressed an issue where scrolling a screen on smartphone or tablet would behave erratically after a full screen video had been viewed on some devices.

Video transcript HTML formatting

We have updated the video player asset to ensure HTML formatting characters are handled correctly when added to a video transcript.

IE11 jQuery update

We have updated the jQuery version as a result of inconsistent loading issues in Internet Explorer 11.

Subscreen scrolling

We have addressed an issue where a subscreen failed to load correctly if it was launched from another subscreen.

Duplicate project listings

We have addressed an issue where by navigating into a project and back into a folder would cause the project to appear twice in the project listings even though only one project exists.

Lectora Desktop to Cloud – Workflow Best Practices

Want more flexibility in your work flow?

Lectora Inspire for desktop and Lectora Online in the cloud are fully integrated! Get the best of both worlds when you work between these two programmes – the power of Inspire coupled with the flexibility of Online. Let us show you a whole new way to work allowing you to access the greatest number of tools and develop in any location.

In this session we will:

  • Identify the differences between Lectora Online and Inspire
  • Go through how to share files between desktop and the cloud
  • Talk about best practices in each programme
  • Share our experiences working between these two programmes

Duration: 30 mins