Studio '09: Using the Articulate Updater for Internet Explorer 10 and 11

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The Articulate Updater for Internet Explorer 10 and 11 scans existing Studio '09 content and updates the files to correct a known issue where content viewed in Internet Explorer 10 or 11 wouldn't track properly in a learning management system (LMS). (To prevent this issue from occurring in new content, install the latest update for Studio '09.)

In this article, we'll explore:

Installing the updater

  1. Download the Articulate Updater for Internet Explorer 10 and 11 and save it to your local computer.
  2. For Windows Vista and later, right-click the installation file and choose Run as administrator. For Windows XP, double-click the installation file.
  3. Follow the prompts to complete the installation.

Note: The updater requires Windows XP or later and Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0.

Updating existing content on your computer or network drive

  1. Double-click the IE11 Updater icon on your desktop.
  2. When the updater launches, click Begin Now.
  3. Choose your scanning options:
    • Select Scan this computer at the top of the window.
    • Mark Scan Zip Files if you also want to update zipped content. Uncheck it to skip over zipped content.
    • Mark the drives you want to scan for Studio '09 content.
    • If there's a specific folder you want to scan, click the ellipsis (...) button to browse for it.
  4. Click Start Scan when you're ready.
  5. The updater will notify you if there are any files that need to be updated. Click Continue to Step 2. (If the updater doesn't find any files to update, skip to the last step.)
  6. The updater identifies every flashcommand.js, quiz.js, engage.js, API.js,and AICCComm.html file that needs to be updated. If you don't want to update some of these files, uncheck the boxes for those items.
  7. Click Update Selected Files. (Note: A backup copy of each original file will be created in the same folder.)
  8. Click Close.

Updating existing content in your LMS

  1. Double-click the IE11 Updater icon on your desktop.
  2. When the updater launches, click Begin Now.
  3. Select Scan a website using FTP.
  4. Mark Scan Zip Files if you also want to update zipped content. Uncheck it to skip over zipped content.
  5. Enter your FTP credentials, including Server, Port, User name, Password, and Folder. If you're not sure about these, ask your LMS administrator for help. 
  6. Click Test connection if you want to verify that your FTP credentials are correct.
  7. Click Start Scan when you're ready.
  8. The updater will notify you if there are any files that need to be updated. Click Continue to Step 2. (If the updater doesn't find any files to update, skip to the last step.)
  9. The updater identifies every flashcommand.js, quiz.js, engage.js, API.js,and AICCComm.html file that needs to be updated. If you don't want to update some of these files, uncheck the boxes for those items.
  10. Click Update Selected Files. (Note: A backup copy of each original file will be created in the same folder.)
  11. Click Close.

Updating existing content in Articulate Online

We automatically updated all Studio ’09 content in Articulate Online on February 24, 2014. If you have questions or concerns, please let us know.