Captivate blog by Lieve Weymeis

Main focus of the blog is on advanced use cases, in which the scripting possibilities are applied and explained in detail. Most of the posts show the result as an interactive embedded SWF. You'll find also useful documentation about items that are not explained in depth in the official Help documents.

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Posts by Captivate blog by Lieve Weymeis

Showing Hint with a Delay

Why? Recently in this thread user asked how to control the appearance of a hint caption.  It was meant to save some frustrations to the learner: hint […]

Character Editing - part 2 (Interactive Video)

In a previous article I described the workflow to edit a Character (from Media) with Photoshop, without damaging the original image. In this interactive video you’ll see […]

Audio in Captivate - More Tips

Why? Recently I answered several questions about Audio in Captivate.  Maybe they can be useful for other Captivate users, decided to write this short blog. […]

Character editing - part 1

Why? Yesterday a question appeared on the forums: ‘How to save in the Library the edits to Characters’. In this use case it was meant […]

Responsive Projects: Object styles

Intro This is the last blog in a sequence of 3. In the first article I explained meaning of Object Styles when creating a custom theme, terminology […]

Manage the Object Style Manager!

Intro In a first introductory post I explained the importance of Object Styles in any Theme, the terminology and how you can create a custom […]

Object Styles in a Theme

Intro A while ago I posted a blog comparing the use of a Theme for consistent design of a project, with the older Template workflow […]

Theme mysteries?

Why? This short blog is meant for newbies,  and is (again) due to what I hear/read on the forums, during (intermediate) training and consultancy job. […]

Shared or Advanced? Use case: Hide/show custom navigation

Why this use case? I have been writing multiple articles about Shared actions (and Advanced actions), have presented webinars, trained developers.. Someone even labeled me […]

Random Questions; Do's and Don'ts

Intro It may be a coincidence but recently multiple questions appeared s about using random question slides :Why is it impossible to control custom objects […]

Custom Play/Pause button - version CP2019

Intro Several years ago I have already created a blog about this topic. Meanwhile Captivate has added a lot more features: multistate objects, changes in […]

4 Tips for Interactive Video

Intro Interactive video is one of the new features in CP2019 (version 11). Over 10 years ago I did choose for Captivate because it had […]

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