Douglas Spencer
Douglas Spencer
Online Content Developer at Froedtert
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Quiz issue
"Maybe using a slider would be a better solution for you. That way, you can have a lot of questions on the slide at one time while recordi..."
  • over 3 years ago06/12/17 at 8:27 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Slide Master : Dynamic navigation problems
""Hide background graphics" is selected under "Format Background" settings. Unclick that and it should fix your problem."
  • 4 years ago12/28/16 at 9:13 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Previous Button Not Working
"You need to change slide navigation to "Restricted". Right now it is set to "Locked". When locked, slide navigation can only go forward. ..."
  • 4 years ago12/28/16 at 9:00 pm (UTC)
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"I,ve seen this before. When it happened to me it was because the padding was setup when the answer was set as correct. Because of this, t..."
  • over 4 years ago07/20/16 at 6:49 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Need help - Pulling my hair out!
"Using states, you could set up a chart that visually does something similar to what you are looking for. Each rectangle would have a defa..."
  • over 4 years ago07/12/16 at 8:38 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Gate keeping question
"It can be really hard to keep track of all those triggers on the same timeline. I quickly put this file together for you that separates t..."
  • over 4 years ago07/12/16 at 8:24 pm (UTC)
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"I have seen Storyline error like this because of a font. Is there a new font on that page or a special font character that storyline is ..."
  • over 4 years ago06/24/16 at 8:05 pm (UTC)
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"The three spinners are all animated gifs (created with Photoshop) and are the normal state. When the user spins the slot machine, a rando..."
  • over 4 years ago06/02/16 at 12:52 pm (UTC)
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"I designed this slot machine interaction to be included in education about reducing sugary drinks from our diets. Good drinks include ..."
  • over 4 years ago06/01/16 at 4:57 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Organizing trigger list
"For big triggers lists, I have found the following things to be helpful. It is possible to associate triggers with an object, even if ..."
  • over 4 years ago05/25/16 at 7:58 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Exiting Course
"Yes. You can put many triggers on the same object. Be aware that they happen in chronological order so put the new window one first, the..."
  • over 4 years ago05/20/16 at 12:24 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Exiting Course
"Closing the story can be accomplished with a second trigger."
  • over 4 years ago05/19/16 at 8:52 pm (UTC)
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"Dan, If I understand you correctly, you can use a layer to accomplish what you are asking to do. For instance, action 1 could be a butt..."
  • over 4 years ago04/27/16 at 12:42 pm (UTC)
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"It's hard to say without looking at your file but you might be able to use layers to do this. Trigger opens a layer. Layer can then h..."
  • over 4 years ago04/26/16 at 8:47 pm (UTC)
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"I added another element to the example to show how the concept would work inside a questions bank. I used a scene instead of a question b..."
  • almost 5 years ago03/24/16 at 5:49 pm (UTC)
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"I've created a document for you to look at. I simplified it a bit with the hopes that you can more easily apply it to your project. Let m..."
  • almost 5 years ago03/24/16 at 5:35 pm (UTC)
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"You can do the first option. Without getting too wordy... Frist create a T/F variable that is defaulted to False (BslideVisited). Cre..."
  • almost 5 years ago03/24/16 at 2:51 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion DEMO -My Latest Game - Lottery Scratch Card
"Could you share your source file? :)"
  • almost 5 years ago03/04/16 at 8:59 pm (UTC)
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"See attached screen shot. All you have to do is select the number of questions that you want to include with the "Include" drop down. And..."
  • almost 5 years ago01/25/16 at 8:32 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion How to build simple objects
"If you have a graphics program like Illustrator or Photoshop I suggest using the following website. There are many free icons for you to ..."
  • 5 years ago11/20/15 at 7:33 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Slide count variable
"It's hard to know for sure without seeing your file. It sounds like the trigger occurs when viewing and reviewing slides.  You can can do..."
  • 5 years ago11/12/15 at 9:47 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Using Variables to populate a list
"Hmm, I can't picture what you are trying to do but if you want to display a variable's text you can do something like this with a text bo..."
  • 5 years ago11/11/15 at 8:54 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Showing progress through the module
"Another option, although not a perfect one, is to track slide views with a variable. This variable would count up by 1 every time a user ..."
  • 5 years ago11/10/15 at 9:44 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Showing progress through the module
"Using your menu options, it is possible to change its default setting from "Free" to restricted. That way, users will not be able to adva..."
  • 5 years ago11/10/15 at 8:28 pm (UTC)
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Douglas Spencer replied to the discussion Advancing after revisiting a slide
"I think light boxing the reference slide would be a better solution for you."
  • 5 years ago11/06/15 at 8:39 pm (UTC)