Richard Hill
Richard Hill
Instructional/Simulation Designer
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"Hi Dana, You could show a hidden button that is above your "yellow _selected"  similar to what David Anderson did here.  https://www.yout..."
  • over 3 years ago03/23/17 at 2:57 pm (UTC)
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"That's really interesting that it was tied to animated timers.  I'll be wary of potential pitfalls in the future.  Thanks for posting!"
  • over 3 years ago03/22/17 at 7:30 pm (UTC)
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"Hi Liz, Here's a test I did because you got me curious.   The code is your's if you want it.  However the input text fields create  varia..."
  • over 3 years ago03/22/17 at 6:28 pm (UTC)
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"Hi Madison, Preview isn't always the most reliable method of checking the function of your project.   However,  you may have to adjust y..."
  • over 3 years ago03/22/17 at 5:41 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Video in Zip File
"Hi Sharon,  First unzip the file, and then press the insert tab up top in SL.  Next press the video button and find the unzipped video on..."
  • over 3 years ago03/21/17 at 1:55 pm (UTC)
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"Hi Terri, You can create a new scene and move or duplicate your slides over. No one but you will see them.  As for the thumbnails you ca..."
  • over 3 years ago03/20/17 at 6:20 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Triggers after swf completion
"Hi Angela, Unfortunately swfs aren't of the media type that is supported by that trigger.  It's typically used for sound or video files. ..."
  • over 3 years ago03/20/17 at 2:09 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Audio normalization
"Sam the BEST tool I've ever found is Levelator and it's free.  http://www.conversationsnetwork.org/levelator"
  • over 3 years ago03/20/17 at 1:53 pm (UTC)
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"Really nice AfterEffects videos Harriet!  The file on my computer played flawlessly on different browsers ( Firefox, Chrome).  I have run..."
  • over 3 years ago03/17/17 at 4:26 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion duplicate motion paths across objects
"Hi Eitan, the Animation method does work for motion path copying.  Here is the procedure."
  • over 3 years ago03/17/17 at 12:23 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion HELP with the seekbar!
"Oh just a thought here Pamela.  What if you duplicate the video slide after itself?   On the first slide, you turn off the seekbar, whic..."
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 5:50 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion HELP with the seekbar!
"Here are all the options you have: 1. Disproportionately scale the top and bottom of your video to the edges of your slide, leaving room..."
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 5:42 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion HELP with the seekbar!
"Don't forget that videos are scalable, so at about 95% size or so this method could still work if you absolutely still need the once play..."
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 4:14 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Where do you guys get Flash assets?
"Sorry Roberta, Storyline doesn't have .swf assets like that.   Callouts can be found in the Shapes or Captions palettes.   They are vecto..."
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 3:34 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion HELP with the seekbar!
"Hi Pamela, Here's and alternative method that may help. If you remove the seekbar in your player and put the controls on the video like ..."
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 3:11 pm (UTC)
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"Hi Gus, You'll need a variable set to false, a button to set it to true, and a trigger placed on each slide. Like this:"
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 2:50 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion A Student and need help please.
"I am including an alternative version for a self made NEXT button.  The trick to this one is to make the the NEXT button's 'initial state..."
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 2:31 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion A Student and need help please.
" A trick I use, is to simply duplicate your slide.  BUT on your first slide (press the cog on your Base Slide Layer and uncheck the Next ..."
  • over 3 years ago03/16/17 at 1:52 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Building a slide using multiple layers
"Double click each layer  to get this panel. Make sure this isn't checked... "HIde other slide Layers""
  • over 3 years ago03/13/17 at 3:32 pm (UTC)
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"You are correct Maria.  You will need to use variables like this."
  • over 3 years ago03/01/17 at 5:06 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Web Object and Layers
"In my experience SL360 HTML5 layers consistently stay above the webObjects. I only test for firefox and chrome browsers though."
  • almost 4 years ago02/23/17 at 4:57 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Safari issues for Storyline 2
"I'm getting a 404 file not found on my PC chrome browser( for the link provided)"
  • almost 4 years ago02/20/17 at 2:49 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion java script
"If you need more help Ashley Chiasson just made this tutorial this week on adding variables with triggers.  It's a nice little video.  ht..."
  • almost 4 years ago02/17/17 at 3:04 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Adding Storyline Video Controls...
"Hi Mattias,  Use this  http://www.w3schools.com/html/html5_video.asp  to make a web page named index.html with your video inside a folder..."
  • almost 4 years ago02/08/17 at 3:59 pm (UTC)
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Richard Hill replied to the discussion Time Scales are not consistent
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  • almost 4 years ago02/08/17 at 3:51 pm (UTC)