Adobe Captivate is the industry-standard authoring tool used for building eLearning content like software demonstrations, eBooks, video simulations, and random quizzes in Shockwave Flash. Adobe has been successful in providing training materials to improve the learning experience for various groups of people like business experts, IT professionals, educators, authors, trainers, and students. This tool was first introduced to the world as a tool for creating animation and interactive pages in web browser. Since then, Adobe has added a number of features in this program that enable users to develop eLearning modules that include text, graphics, videos, audio, and document templates.
The Adobe Captivate tool has a number of features for making interactive pages including a group presentation with slide shows, quizzes, audios, questionnaires, surveys, and workflows for sharing items and solutions to problems. There are also tools for generating forms and reports. Moreover, it also provides learners with visual "slideshows" and allows them to interact with an object by pressing its object's mouse button. In addition to that, learners can create their own desktops by inserting desktop objects into the main program window.
Adobe Captivate offers a number of features to make learning content more interesting. It allows the creation of multiple screens for displaying different types of content. It offers a toolbar for convenient navigation in the software simulations. Furthermore, it offers convenient tools for authoring text and for controlling the layout of text and images. Last but not least, users can easily perform group discussions using chat rooms, which can be accessed from the main page of the software. Adobe Captivate can easily satisfy the needs of many different groups of learners who want to learn new technologies and software applications.