Issues Addressed in the Latest Articulate Presenter '09 Update

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Update 11 (6.3.1510.0817) was released October 9, 2015

  • Fixed issue where courses wouldn't publish when the latest Microsoft Windows Updates were installed, resulting in Error Code: 120

Update 10 (6.3.1402.0316) was released February 11, 2014

  • Fixed issue where content wouldn't track properly in an LMS or Articulate Online when viewed in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixed issue where AICC content uploaded to SCORM Cloud wouldn't play in Internet Explorer 11

Update 9 (6.3.1303.2214) was released March 22, 2013

  • Fixed issue where content wouldn't track properly in an LMS or Articulate Online when viewed in Internet Explorer 10
  • Fixed issue where web objects wouldn't load when viewed in Internet Explorer 10
  • Fixed issue where a finish action of Goes to URL for an embedded quiz wouldn't work in Internet Explorer 10

Update 8 (6.3.1103.112) was released March 2, 2011

  • Updated the signed digital certificate

Update 7 (6.3.1009.1313) was released September 16, 2010

  • Added support for PowerPoint 2010 “With Previous” and “After Previous” animations in the Presenter Consolidated Recording window
  • Added messaging for users running Click-to-Run versions of Microsoft Office 2010
  • Fixed cross-site scripting vulnerability
  • Fixed issue where tabs would launch on resume in Presenter presentations
  • Fixed issue where Preview would preview the wrong presentation in PowerPoint 2010 if multiple presentations were open at the same time
  • Fixed issue where audio recorded via Slide Show > Record Narration in PowerPoint 2007 and earlier wouldn’t publish in PowerPoint 2010
  • Fixed issue where quizzes in Articulate Presenter wouldn’t send email results if question data contained an apostrophe
  • Fixed issue where publishing Quizmaker or Engage to PowerPoint 2010 would not work with multiple presentations open
  • Fixed issue where silent installations would take a long time in proxied environments
  • Fixed issue where numbered lists would not display in PowerPoint 2010

Update 6 (6.3.1005.1623) was released May 20, 2010

  • Added support for Office 2010
  • Added support for .NET 4
  • Added ability to deactivate Presenter
  • Added prompt to re-enable Presenter Ribbon if disabled
  • Added link to prompt that add-in was loaded
  • Fixed issues with Japanese characters in publish title producing blank index.html file
  • Fixed issues that would lead to corrupt PPTA file
  • Fixed issue where tracking via slides wouldn’t work when updating Quizmaker quiz
  • Fixed issue with a presentation failing to publish
  • Fixed issues related to European number formatting and audio editor
  • Fixed issue where warning would display about add-in being loaded before PowerPoint was ready
  • Fixed issue with error on saving changes in audio editor then immediately closing and reopening
  • Fixed issue where logo wouldn’t appear with Flash Player 10,0,45,0

Update 5 (6.2.907.1413) was released July 15, 2009

  • Added support for H.264 MP4 video
  • Added support for updating via installation
  • Enhanced quality of inserted FLVs when scaled
  • Changed wording of update message for check for updates
  • Changed wording of FLV Placeholder to Video Placeholder
  • Fixed issues with text in text box when it contained small caps, italics and bold text
  • Fixed issue where floating controls would not display before Prompt to resume
  • Fixed issues with audio repeating when wipe animation was used with flowchart shapes
  • Fixed issues with Captivate 4 content in AP
  • Fixed issue where audio recorded via PowerPoints record narration was not published
  • Fixed issue where existing attachments were lost on editing shared projects attachments
  • Fixed fidelity issue with some presentations
  • Fixed issue where slide time would not show correctly for quiz slides
  • Fixed issue where 980×640 video wouldn’t be positioned properly in no-sidebar view
  • Fixed issue with PPT2003 callouts that had gradient and transparent fill
  • Fixed issue where author would not be notified when using attachments in IE8 when viewed locally
  • Fixed issue where FLV placeholder would appear before FLV played
  • Fixed issue where publish to podcast would not work if title contains a colon
  • Fixed issue where the letter “V” could not be used in the LMS Identifier field
  • Fixed issue where printing a presentation would cause you to lose your PPTA file
  • Fixed issue where some Engage interactions would not be muted via Presenter’s mute button
  • Fixed issue where Print Results would print results from previous quiz
  • Fixed issue where Russian text would not show up in Close Interaction button
  • Fixed issue where Adding Existing Quiz would not be placed in the correct location
  • Fixed issue where pausing a presentation with inserted SWF would not resume animations
  • Fixed issue when canceling import of audio in audio editor
  • Fixed issue where some presentations would not track properly in Articulate Online
  • Fixed issue where floating controls (SDK) would not display on initial load
  • Fixed issue where slide titles with tabs would cause display issues with import audio dialog
  • Fixed issue when deleting wrap value in player template builder
  • Fixed issue where slides become distorted when publishing really long presentations
  • Fixed issue where spacing was incorrect when thumbnails was default tab
  • Fixed 380 error on editing a Quizmaker ‘09 quiz in Articulate Presenter

Update 4 (6.1.903.321) was released March 4, 2009

  • Added support for Colorizer to change notes background color
  • Added support for ability to set frame rate on slides
  • Added support for animated horizontal hierarchy SmartArt
  • Added support for friendly messaging when Internet connection drops while submitting results to Articulate Online
  • Added switch to disable check for updates in registry and UI
  • Added support for automated manual activation process to improve response time for email activations
  • Enhanced performance of SmartArt publishing
  • Enhanced loading time of Player Templates
  • Enhanced icon for annotation.exe
  • Fixed issue where February trials would appear to expire early
  • Fixed issue where image on first slide replaces other images on Windows 2000/PowerPoint 2000
  • Fixed issue with bullet spacing
  • Fixed issue where Audio Editor would crash if audio was locked
  • Fixed issue where inserting more than one quiz or interaction at a time would cause AP6.exe error
  • Fixed issue where interactions would not load in presentation with Engage 1.x and Engage '09 content
  • Fixed issue where PowerPoint would lock if Audio Editor crashed
  • Fixed issue where Flash movie set to play independently could not be resized
  • Fixed issue where shapes with non-linear gradients wouldn't publish in PowerPoint 2003 and earlier
  • Fixed issues with PowerPoint 2000 and text alignment/background
  • Fixed issue where navigating via keyboard arrows caused Flash Movie to move around on stage
  • Fixed issue where Java 1.6.0_11 wouldn't load in JS files correctly
  • Fixed issue where autoshape in specific presentation didn't render text well
  • Fixed issue where 3D effects on various shapes caused text to be distorted
  • Fixed issue where different audio for same slide appeared in Audio Editor vs. Record Narration in specific presentation
  • Fixed issue where Slide Paste Options tool was missing after installing Studio '09
  • Fixed issue where PowerPoint 2003 shape with transparent gradient didn't publish
  • Fixed issue where Audio Editor added a second of silence when editing really, really big presentation
  • Fixed issues with some specific bullet points
  • Fixed issue where an error would occur when editing project where old project location pointed to CD-ROM drive
  • Fixed issue where print results displayed presentation name, not quiz name
  • Fixed issue where presentation time was wrong when editing quiz outside of Presenter
  • Fixed issue where Exit tab was hidden when resuming presentation
  • Fixed issue where hitting spacebar while recording in Record Narration caused error
  • Fixed issue where print results didn't work in Chrome
  • Fixed issue where some Captivate movie audio was clipped at beginning
  • Fixed issue where inserted Flash Movie caused playlist to momentarily pause while loading
  • Fixed issue where File -> Save As didn't save custom text labels
  • Fixed issue with wording of "Don't show again" text when getting no Flash Player prompt
  • Fixed issue with specific presentation
  • Fixed issue where the word "Presenter" was missing from update is available message
  • Fixed issue where words were missing from specific presentation
  • Fixed issue where Radial Cycle and Vertical Blending Process Smart Art did not animate correctly
  • Fixed issue where security prompt warned when loading Presenter on HTTPS server
  • Fixed issue where two quizzes in a row caused second quiz to play off to the left
  • Fixed issue where changing a title in the Slide Properties and clicking thumbnail lost the edit
  • Fixed issue where editing/saving a playlist in the PPTA would not work
  • Fixed issue where content uploaded as "Completed/Incomplete" reverted back to "Passed/Incomplete" when uploaded to Articulate Online
  • Fixed issue where object was missing from output in single presentation
  • Fixed issue where resume feature didn't work in specific presentation
  • Fixed issue with grammar in message box when publishing from a non-local drive
  • Fixed issue where PowerPoint view went to slide only after closing PowerPoint after going to Record Narration
  • Fixed issue where Presenter '09 outline levels were displayed incorrectly when previewing
  • Fixed issue where index out of bounds error would occur when loading Slide Properties
  • Fixed issue with SmartArt animation
  • Fixed issue where presentation wouldn't advance with some inserted SWFs
  • Fixed issue with animation in specific presentation
  • Fixed issue with Slide Master elements that were missing in specific presentation

Update 3 (6.0.901.713) was released January 8, 2009

  • Added support for silent installation to Studio '09 installer.
  • Enhanced support for when PPTA project files are locked with another application.
  • Enhanced support for when PPTA file paths exceeded Windows character limit.

Update 2 (6.0.811.3020) was released December 1, 2008

  • Fixed issue with install on Vista prompting to restart during install in some situations.
  • Fixed issue on Vista where, in some situations, activation dialog would not display until menu option selected.

Update 1 (6.0.811.1819) was released November 19, 2008

  • Added a single installer for all Studio ’09 products.
  • Added District of Columbia as a state under Registration.
  • Added a message if connection drops in Articulate Online when submitting results.
  • Added a message if session is expired and content is expired in Articulate Online.
  • Added "Do not show again" option for Flash Player warning when launching application.
  • Fixed multiple activation issues.
  • Fixed issue where the Presenter ’09 menu would be inactive after installation.
  • Fixed issue where an ART6 file was not created when publishing for Articulate Online locally.
  • Fixed incorrect Help menu links.
  • Fixed incorrect audio volume link.
  • Fixed issue where the activation dialog launched behind PowerPoint on Vista when using PowerPoint past expiration.
  • Fixed issue where certain images wouldn’t get published in non-English versions of PowerPoint.
  • Fixed issue where tables didn’t get published using non-English PowerPoint 2007.
  • Fixed issue where Notes didn’t scroll when published using non-English versions of PowerPoint.
  • Fixed issue where text boxes in the slide master didn’t get published in PowerPoint 2003.
  • Fixed issue where web objects launched in new window in Internet Explorer 8.
  • Fixed issue where content would not track in Articulate Online if it contained more than one Engage interaction. The interaction must be updated in Engage for fix to be applied.
  • Fixed issue where an Engage interaction would be lost upon publishing.
  • Fixed issue where PPTA would not be created when upgrading Presenter 5 presentation.
  • Fixed issue where PPTA would be corrupted on creation.
  • Fixed various issues related to PowerPoint 2000 (notes not publishing, alignment and sizing issues of shapes).
  • Fixed issue where rectangle annotation only worked with the stretch animation.
  • Fixed issue where slide notes would not appear in some Learning Management Systems.

Articulate Presenter ’09 (6.0.809.2911) was released September 30, 2008

Learn what’s new in Articulate Presenter ’09.