Brian Houle
Brian Houle
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion Replay a layer's timeline?
"So much for my Google fu:  here is the answer."
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Brian Houle started a new discussion Replay a layer's timeline?
"Howdy, folks: I'm trying to figure out how to replay a layer's timeline.  I'm building out a multi-layer scenario template with the foll..."
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"Thanks for the responses, folks!"
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"Hi, Kate: Have you tried Google Docs?  You can set up forms that store input in a Google spreadsheet, and that will also notify you when ..."
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Brian Houle started a new discussion Experiences with Storyline on Mac via Parallels
"Hi, folks! So, I once lived in a Linux world in college.  Then, when I started work, I moved to a Windows world.   I just accepted a new ..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion Displaying tedious content
"Hi, Judith: If I were in a pinch, I'd make that into a handout and include it in the course as an attachment. Or, if I was feeling a litt..."
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"Two things:   Interesting article about gamification in federal government that incorrectly links gamification to badging (you can do ..."
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"Jeanette Brooks said: @Brian - I love the Haji Kamal example too! And I think you're right about a lot of developers using gamification ..."
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"What struck me about game-based learning is how closely those techniques come to accepted models of adult learning.  (I'm thinking specif..."
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"Hi, Bruce: I would have a look at Quizmaker for that project.   It may not do everything you want, but it should get you close.  There ar..."
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"roger mclain said: thank you very much I dont guess you would know how to change action script 3 to 2 in Flash? Hi, Ro..."
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"Hi, Aaron: Yeah, been there, too. Honestly, it's a constant process of educating stakeholders and getting them to think about what they ..."
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"Hi, Aaron: Great question!  I'm in the process of developing a course development process for an organization, and have been putting a lo..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion Looking to Recruit
"Hi, Dave! I grew up in CT and spent about a decade in Western MA, so I feel like we're neighbors.     I've still got some contacts out in..."
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"I've been reviewing job postings for instructional designers lately, and I noticed that a number of them are looking for familiarity with..."
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"I do some work in public health and would LOVE to participate."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion Flash driven failure
"Hi, Jennifer: I would cast a suspicious eye on your LMS, particularly if there was some sort of LMS update a couple of weeks ago. I ru..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion How do you keep your course size down?
"Ron raises a good point: is bandwidth your issue, or the size of the SCORM packages on disk?  Bandwidth ought not to be an issue, but if ..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion How do you keep your course size down?
"If you can reduce the resolution of the videos to something like 320x240, that might help.  The problem is you have to decide when you've..."
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"Hi, Garima: I don't understand your question  Is this a course that you authored and which uses a custom shell you authored? Or did you..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion How do you keep your course size down?
"Hi, Christina: What format/size are the videos?   Off the top of my head, I might suggest trying to reduce the size of the videos.  (I su..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion Pop-up label on mouse hover
"Daniel Bolia said: Hello everyone,  Is there another way to create a pop-up label for a graphic elements  Thank you in advance for any he..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion SWF file
"Hi, Dan; Articulate won't do anything with the xml file.  You will have to drop it into the published output folder.  Where depends entir..."
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Brian Houle replied to the discussion Caurina in SWF!
"Is this Flash file being inserted on the first slide of the presentation?  How large are the audio clips?  It could be that the Flash fil..."
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"Hi, William: Can you post a sample of the XML file?"