Step one - creating the slides

At the most basic level, a typical Captivate project is a collection of slides, just like a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation. So your first task when creating a new Captivate file is probably to create a bunch of slides to work with. There are several ways to do this:

  • First, Captivate has the ability to record any action you perform onscreen. You typically use this ability to create software-related interactive training or simulations. You use your mouse to perform actions on your computer, and behind the scenes, Captivate watches and records any action you do using a sophisticated screen capture engine based on screenshots. Each of these screenshots becomes a slide in your new Captivate project. Using the ...

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