Tag Archives: actions

Show Me the Many: All About Grouping Objects and Actions​

One of the most useful tools in Lectora and Lectora Online is the Group object. By grouping several objects together, you can edit your titles more easily, as well as create interactions which perform multiple actions simultaneously, or single actions against multiple objects. In this session we’ll discuss the advantages of using groups, and review examples in which groups are employed to enable functionality that would otherwise require independent actions.

Video Game Design and Mechanics

In this session, past Lectora User Conference presenters Bill Jamison and Karin Ewing of Cincinnati Bell will show how to combine action and adventure with learning, using common video game themes. In this webinar, attendees will learn how to use Lectora actions and variables to recreate engaging and interactive video game dynamics, develop a relatable protagonist, and add game elements such as battling bosses, collecting items and uncovering secrets.

Using Variables in Lectora

Successfully using variables in your Lectora title doesn’t require you to be an advanced Lectora author. Actions make it easy for you to harness the power of variables with no programming required. In this session you will learn about variables in Lectora. We’ll discuss the basics of what they are and how they work, and then we’ll look at various applications of variables, from simple to complex, boring to fun.

Developing Questions in Lectora V11

In this session, you’ll learn about the new question types and improved actions for developing quiz questions, assessments and surveys in the new Lectora 11. Discover ways to build dynamic feedback with actions and variables and how to track question attempts. We’ll demonstrate how to name question options for more informative test results and the steps necessary to track those results in a spreadsheet in Google Drive.