How to Create a Blank Project in Adobe Captivate

Captivate can be used much like Microsoft PowerPoint to create a simple slide show.

  1. When Captivate is launched, the start screen features two tabs, Recent and New. Click the New tab.
    Start Screen
  2. Single-click Blank Project, then go to the Canvas menu at the lower left to set the size.
    Start Screen
  3. Alternatively, you could go to File > New Project > Blank Project.
    File Menu
  4. This opens a dialog box for setting the size.
    New Blank Project Options
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