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Adobe Captivate 8: The Essentials by Kevin Siegel

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Demonstrations versus Simulations

The three most common types of eLearning lessons that developers create with Captivate are soft skills training, software demonstrations, and software simulations. At the beginning of this book, you learned how to create a soft skills lesson from scratch (this page). You then learned how to record actions and create software demonstrations and interactive simulations (beginning on this page).

For the bulk of this book, I have focused on creating and cleaning up demonstrations—projects that are intended to demonstrate a concept. While you added some interactivity to a project when you learned about buttons (this page), the projects you have produced so far have not encouraged user interaction. Learners watching ...

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