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Friday, June 24, 2016
Adobe Connect and HTML5
Over the past several months significant speculation has been brewing around the influence HTML5 and WebRTC might have on the web conferencing space. We are excited to share our current perspective on how these developing standards will come to affect Adobe Connect and the broader web conferencing industry.
Posted on: Adobe Connect Blog

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Adobe Connect 9.5.4 ? Breaking out with the Presenter Only Area
With Adobe Connect 9.5.4, we changed the way Participants are given rights to certain capabilities. Instead of being promoted to be a full Presenter, Participants are instead given all the same capabilities (cameras, microphones, screen and content sharing, etc.) without being promoted. This allows us to keep the Presenter Only Area open without worry that participants will see it, even during breakouts!
Posted on: Adobe Connect Blog

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Auto-generation of Closed Captions to be discontinued
Owing to low usage levels, Adobe has decided to discontinue the auto-generation of closed captions that was available with Adobe Presenter 8, 9, 10 & 11 and Adobe Presenter Video Express 11. The auto-generation will continue to be live till Friday, July 15, 2016. Post July 15th, we will enable the ability for you to […]
Posted on: Adobe Presenter Blog

Thursday, June 9, 2016
Connect On-premise: Hosting the Adobe Connect Addin on your own server
This is applicable to Connect 9.5.x, I have not verified the steps in older versions, but Connect 9.0 and higher should share the configuration. By default even in on-premise environments downloads of the Connect Addin are done from adobe.com, but … Continue reading
Posted on: Adobe Connect Support Blog

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Connect 9.5 Bandwidth Utilization Estimates Illustrated
Introduction: Adobe Connect bandwidth utilization will vary based on use case. Variables such as Meeting size, Connect features employed, disposition of clients and type of Connect server hosting, all have an effect on the network bandwidth utilized and as well … Continue reading
Posted on: Adobe Connect Support Blog

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
What Triggers the Low-bandwidth Pop-up While Screen-sharing in Connect?
Inquiring minds have asked what is the bandwidth threshold that triggers the low bandwidth toast pop-up while screen-sharing in Connect: The answer: We show this message when the available bandwidth (BW) drops to 1/4 of the initial BW set in … Continue reading
Posted on: Adobe Connect Support Blog

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Adobe Connect 9.5.3 On-Premise Servers on Windows 2003
Note: This article applies only to Connect on-premise customers running Connect on Windows 2003 servers. For on-premise Adobe Connect customers running Windows 2003, it is vital to upgrade the servers to at least 2008 (or higher) prior to upgrading Connect … Continue reading
Posted on: Adobe Connect Support Blog

Thursday, May 12, 2016
Connect Meeting RTMP VS/VIPs on Load-Balancers
This article applies to on-premise Adobe Connect servers running behind hardware-based load-balancing devices or SSL accelerators. A common cause of performance problems in Adobe Connect Meetings stems from the improper configuration of the Virtual Server (VS) Virtual IP Address (VIP) … Continue reading
Posted on: Adobe Connect Support Blog

Monday, April 25, 2016
Get Webinars off their Island Using Working and Non-Working Spend Analysis
Marketers are finding themselves trapped between a rock and a hard place. Getting noticed on traditional channels is becoming increasingly difficult as a result of shrinking audiences and securing attention on digital channels is becoming rapidly more competitive. Today, the amount of content produced online in one second is more than any person is capable of consuming in an entire lifetime.
Posted on: Adobe Connect Blog

Monday, April 18, 2016
Webinar Marketers? Difficulty with Constant Content Creation? There?s an App for that in Adobe Connect
Setting an engaging tone early in any webinar program is key to capturing and sustaining your audience?s attention. Adobe Connect?s custom pod and custom app features enable webinar marketers to rapidly create unique immersive experiences. While generating proprietary content experiences from the ground-up is a powerful way to help capture audience attention, doing so on a consistent basis can demand resources and time that many marketers do not have readily available.
Posted on: Adobe Connect Blog

Friday, March 11, 2016
Adobe Presenter Video Express: The end of Green Screen
Guest Blog by: Steve Haskin, Principal & Chief Creator atIndustrial Strength Learning Take a look at the screenshot below. Take a good look at it. It looks simple, doesn?t it? Looks can be deceiving. While this might look like a really simple software program, it is most assuredly not. On this opening screen you can […]
Posted on: Adobe Presenter Blog

Monday, February 29, 2016
Adobe Connect Receives Top Score in Gartner Critical Capabilities for Web Conferencing Report
Once again, Adobe Connect is honored to receive the top score for external presentations, webinars and training use cases by Gartner in their recently released Critical Capabilities for Web Conferencing report. Gartner evaluates vendors? abilities to support unique use cases based on critical capabilities such as ?host controls,? ?client experience,? and ?integrations?. We feel this […]
Posted on: Adobe Connect Blog

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Learning Collaboration and Analytics Service in Presenter 9 and 10 to be discontinued
Owing to low usage levels, Adobe has decided to discontinue the Learning Dashboard service that was available with Adobe Presenter 9 and Adobe Presenter 10. This service is not available with Adobe Presenter 11. If you have content deployed with analytics or collaboration enabled (using Adobe Presenter 9 or 10): – Your learners will still […]
Posted on: Adobe Presenter Blog

Thursday, February 11, 2016
Salesforce.com integration app now available
The integration app for Adobe Connect Events is now available in the salesforce.com app exchange.
Posted on: ConnectUsers.com

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
All-new Adobe Presenter Video Express
This September saw the release of a standalone Adobe Presenter Video Express. This new app is easily the coolest tool for creating video e-learning modules, complete with quizzes, presenter heads, screen capture, videos, and more. So, when a tool is so chock-full of features, it?s got to be complicated and clunky, right? Wrong. Let?s see […]
Posted on: Adobe Presenter Blog

Monday, September 14, 2015
A Personal Video Studio is at your Fingertips with Adobe Presenter Video Express
Today Adobe released Adobe Presenter 11 andAdobe Presenter Video Express 11. Presenter Video Express is included with purchases of Adobe Presenter 11, but now you can subscribe toPresenter Video Express alone if you just want the video tool. In this post, I?ll tell you about both tools, describe what?s new, and share my favorite features. […]
Posted on: Adobe Presenter Blog