Content authoring in PowerPoint
Quickly create presentations in PowerPoint—no special training or technical expertise required. An intuitive interface guides nontechnical users and subject matter experts through the process of creating and publishing compelling presentations.
HTML5 support for Microsoft PowerPoint
Publish eLearning modules created with PowerPoint directly to HTML5, keeping text, shapes, audio, and animations intact.
Attractive quizzing out of the box
Create eye-catching quizzes using professionally designed quiz templates and an attractive set of components. Easily add quiz questions to presentations to test understanding and retention.
Quizzing with HTML5
Leverage HTML5 support to deliver eye-catching quizzes on tablets. Choose from a wide range of question types, such as matching, short answer, and fill-in-the-blank. Export scoring data to leading SCORM-, AICC-, and Tincan-compliant LMSs.
Smart Learning interactions
Insert aesthetically designed interactive elements to your content with just one click. Select from a wide range of stunning interactions, like Hangman, Jigsaw, Process Cycle, Glossary, Accordion, Pyramid, and more to customize the content and appearance.
Tell your story more effectively using human characters. Select from a wide range of actors making various gestures to give your content a more personal touch. Set actors against relevant backgrounds to make your scenarios look more realistic.
In-course web browsing [New]
Enable more effective learning by embedding a browser interface within your courses. Allow your learners to access additional web-based reference material that complements course content.
In-course YouTube videos [New]
Stream YouTube videos within your courses for greater impact and retention. Specify which section of the video you want the learner to view to make it contextually relevant.
Make your presentations interactive with drag-and-drop games, quizzes, and learning modules. Provide users audio feedback for their responses.
Microsoft Office 2013 support
Convert PowerPoint 2013 slides, including objects, animations, and multimedia, into rich, interactive video presentations using an improved conversion library.
Create scenario-based training with easily customizable templates. Predefine outcomes and where learners can be directed based on their inputs.
Universal standards support
Publish Adobe Presenter content once and then use it across multiple systems. Create a single package, managed on Adobe Connect Server, that supports SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004, AICC, and Adobe Connect Training.
Importing questions from existing quizzes
Leverage existing content and save time on new quiz creation by importing questions from other Adobe Presenter quizzes or quizzes created using Articulate.
Control slide navigation and titles, and create complex slide branching to guide users through the content of your presentation.
Integration with Adobe Captivate
Generate robust software simulations within PowerPoint with Adobe Captivate. Create multiple learning modes in a single recording session, including procedure demos, simulations for practicing steps, and assessments.
Creating question pools
Organize questions into groups and make them available as question pools. Specify the quantity of questions you want to include to have Adobe Presenter select questions randomly at output.
Get full support for converting presentations authored in multiple languages. The presentation viewer detects the language of the viewer’s operating system to display localized strings.
Link movies to viewer controls so that when the viewer pauses a presentation, all embedded animations and videos are paused, and resume when presentation playback continues.
Make your content more mobile with the ability to pause on one device and resume anywhere, anytime on a tablet using a web browser.
Spend less time and effort to liven up your training content. Choose from attractive, professionally designed themes that blend backgrounds, styles, fonts, and layouts. Apply them across projects to maintain a consistent look and feel. Customize templates to suit your requirements.
Importing and editing video
Import video from virtually any format or directly capture it from a webcam and embed it either as content or a talking-head video on a slide. Edit video using simple mark-in and mark-out tools, and add effects such as fade in and fade out.
Apply navigation restrictions to help ensure that individual slides are displayed for a specific duration in your presentation.
Record and sync audio with slides using the intuitive audio interface.
Rich animations using Adobe ActionScript 3
Rapidly build rich interactive content with ActionScript, and enhance the performance of Adobe Flash Player compatible content.
Windows 8 compatibility
Leverage the power of Adobe Presenter 11 and all its features when using Windows 8.
Note: Supports Microsoft Office 2013, 32 bit.
Add survey questions to presentations to gather feedback on eLearning content or valuable customer data. Based on survey answers, tailor questions to match relevance and interest.
Gesture support on tablets
Use the multitouch technology embedded in the tablet UI to allow learners to tap, scroll, pinch, and swipe their way through courses. Leverage gesture support to enable more instinctive interaction between the learner and the content.
Direct access to Adobe resources
Reach out to Adobe support, access social media forums, and receive timely updates from the Adobe Presenter product team—all from within Adobe Presenter 11.
Presentation viewer customization
Tailor the presentation viewer on a per presentation basis. Choose what is included in the viewer and the text displayed to audiences. Include speaker information, such as a photo, biography, and contact information.
Presentation viewer templates
Use out-of-the-box presentation viewer templates for added ease. Save custom presentation templates for future use to maintain consistency.
Add context to your presentation content by adding attachments of any file type or web link to external sites.
Automatically generate a Search tab to provide direct navigation to relevant slides based on keyword searches.
Provide easy navigation for quizzes and surveys through a quiz pane in the published output.
Integrated slide notes
Import, edit, and export slide notes as a script. While recording, your notes are readily available. Optionally publish the notes in the generated presentation.
Shuffling question order in quizzes
Make sure each student has a unique quiz by changing the order in which each question and possible answer appear.
File size control
Select image- and audio-quality settings to balance conversion fidelity with a great viewing experience.
Create video tutorials in three easy steps
Hardware-independent HD video creation
Sway audiences with HD videos, regardless of the AV capabilities of your computer and without having to invest in studio equipment. Simultaneously capture your screen and webcam content with just a few clicks. Balance colors, remove noise, and enhance the overall video quality using just Adobe Presenter.
Smart video production
Let Adobe audio and video filters automatically enhance color, lighting, and audio elements to improve the production quality of your videos.
Jazz up your video by selecting a theme from a wide range of introductory and concluding clips. Focus viewer attention by zooming in on specific content. Easily describe your videos with titles, introduce yourself using the Lower Thirds option, and add custom videos and logos to meet branding requirements.
Personalize your background [New]
Be a video star without leaving your workplace by customizing the background with just a few clicks, without the need for a green-screen. Easily simulate any location, and transform your videos into high-quality learning experiences. Record videos against any clutter-free, solid-color background, which you can then replace with your desktop screen or an image or video of choice including assets shipped with Adobe Presenter Video Express. Move, position and scale the foreground against the customized background to produce “as good as being there” scenarios.
Multiple video support [New]
Draw on the vast universe of existing videos to add more heft to your content, by importing external videos at selected points in your timeline. Use the audio stream or replace it with your own video or audio narration. The inserted videos become part of your project and can be edited with the three-button interface. Based on the video playback length, the timeline is automatically extended.
In-video questions [New]
Make your videos interactive by inserting questions at various points on the video timeline. Ensure learners have understood a concept before they move onto the next. Track results on your SCORM-compliant LMS and identify portions of your courses that may require more work.
Support for Arabic [New]
Enjoy native support for Arabic to work more intuitively. Boost productivity even as you enjoy a superior authoring experience, thanks to the no-compromises Adobe Presenter Video Express interface, where elements appear consistently, where you would expect them to.
Explain concepts better with the use of relevant and helpful annotations. Highlight, comment, draw, circle or underline to emphasize specific areas in your video and aid understanding. Edit properties of your annotations, such as color, font, and duration.
Edit your videos right within the project timeline. Dynamically mix screen content and webcam video. Easily trim your clips or pan and zoom, without any additional training. Automatically adjust the brightness and sharpness. Enhance audio quality by reducing background noise.
Turn boring video backgrounds into show-stoppers. Choose from a wide range of stunning built-in filters to give your videos a never-before degree of cool. Apply effects to the foreground, background or both.
SRT file creation
Generate an SRT file from your Adobe Presenter closed captions. Edit the SRT file and import it back into the project. Use the SRT file to offer subtitles in video-based courses published to third-party video websites and players. Localize the SRT file to deliver course subtitles in regional languages.
Native resolution screen capture
Capture your screen at its full resolution without distortion or changes to onscreen elements, taking the guesswork out of authoring. Leverage enhanced pan-and-zoom scaling to edit videos more easily. Publish to 1280x720 or 1280x800 resolution.
Improve the quality of your audio with built-in filters that provide ambient noise suppression and audio track amplification.
Automatic closed captioning
Automatically generate closed captions for your audio track with the speech-to-text conversion feature.
Add corporate logos and color schemes to presentation viewer layouts, and save the settings as a theme for future use.
Streaming audio and video
Take advantage of adaptive video and audio streaming for presentations hosted on Adobe Connect Server to promote a great presentation viewing experience.
Use analytics for actionable insights
Publish to Adobe Captivate Prime and other LMSs [New]
Get your training content out to your learners with a single click, thanks to the new self-service LMS, Adobe Captivate Prime. The tight integration of Adobe Captivate and Adobe Captivate Prime ensures a superior learning experience for users, while keeping you in control of your learning environment. Optionally, publish your courses effortlessly to other leading LMSs.
xAPI, SCORM, and AICC support
Publish your content to LMSs that are xAPI–, SCORM-, and AICC-compliant and track your content.
HTML5 support for tracking and reporting
Track individual learner progress by publishing to any modern LMS such as Adobe Captivate Prime. Get information about basic evaluation criteria, such as videos viewed, average score, and pass or fail, to identify learners who need course correction and direct them to relevant modules.
Publishing to video platforms
Reach a wider audience by publishing video-based content created with Adobe Presenter to YouTube and other video sharing sites.
HTML5 publishing support
Leverage the power of HTML5 to free your courses—and your students—from the confines of the classroom. Give your learners full access to your courses, even on their tablets. Deliver eLearning on the go with full support for scalable HTML5. Send scoring data to leading LMSs and track learner progress.
Publishing to tablets
Let your learners access your courses on their tablets. Quickly create interactive eLearning content using the iPad and iPhone presets. Publish content as HTML5 for easy access with a mobile web browser.
Achieve Section 508–standard compliance and expand your outreach with accessibility support. Easily create courses that meet accessibility norms for defense, government, and educational organizations.
Publishing to Adobe Connect
Integrate with Adobe Connect software to deploy, manage, deliver, and track courses and content. Analyze slide-level and question-level feedback, generate meaningful training reports, and enable learners to track their own progress. Get detailed information on viewing behavior, including which slides were viewed and in what order, to identify presentation sections that are not as effective.
Adobe PDF file publication
Publish your Adobe Presenter presentation as an Adobe PDF file for distribution.
Get detailed reports on who has viewed on-demand presentations published to Adobe Connect Server on a prospect-by-prospect and slide-by-slide basis.
General terms and conditions:
Internet connection is required to download this software. Mobile and tablet applications and syncing functionality require a separate download and agreement to additional terms.