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Mastering Adobe Captivate 7 by Damien Bruyndonckx

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Controlling Captivate during the shooting session

Controlling Captivate during the shooting session is quite a challenge for your operating system (Mac or Windows). Even though both Windows and Mac OS are multitask operating systems (this means they can handle multiple applications running at the same time), there can only be one active application at any given time.

The active application is the one you currently interact with, and therefore, is the one that currently listens to the keyboard, the mouse, and other input devices.

When recording with Captivate, there are two active applications: the application you capture and Captivate itself. You should be able to interact with both these applications, so both these applications share the same mouse ...

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