Scrolling Text Interaction to replace Text Entry Box

Intro Although I have already posted about one Submit button for multiple TEB’s, recently users tried to apply that blog to non-validated TEB’s, which was […]

Calculate Expiry Date (Expression, variables)

Why? Today a user asked for help with coding to get an expiry date for a certificate slide,  see thread It is a nice use […]

States and State Commands

Intro Recently a user posted a question about using the ‘Go to Next State’ command used in Advanced actions. You can read our discussions in […]

Copying Variables?

Is there a way to copy variables? I need to create many variables that are the same but just rename them uniquely. Does anyone have […]

What is Branch Aware?

Intro Branch aware feature appeared with Captivate 6.  I created a blog post to explain it, but I regularly meet users who are still unaware […]

Answer key for Survey

Intro Once in a while a question like in this thread pops up: “….students will need to answer short answer questions.  They will not be right or […]

So Many Layers, So Little Time

Like an onion, too many layers can make an e-learning developer cry. You’re creating an e-learning lesson in Storyline and your client has a number […]

Comparing Knowledge Check and Quiz Slides

Intro Knowledge Check Slides have been introduced as one of the new quizzing features with version 9. The Help documentation is ‘spartan’ as usual. You […]

Forced Clicking Hotspots in Fluid Boxes Project

Intro A couple of weeks ago I proposed two workflows for a common use case: learner has to click a number of hotspots which show […]

Force Clicking Hotspots: Comparison 2 Workflows

Intro  This post is created in CP2017  but most can be done in CP9 as well. A learner has to click several hotspots. Those hotspots […]

Using Variables 04: Do Math with Number Variables

This tutorial belongs to the Using Variables series. You’ll learn to perform basic calculations using number variables and actions. What we’re going to build? In […]

Where is Null in CP2017?

Intro One of my most visited blog posts published 7 years ago (Captivate 5, 5.5)  is Where is Null? Beware: the embedded movie is a […]

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