Tag Archives: QuoDeck Learner Queries

How can I modify the look and feel of my slides in Interactive Deck?

You can set the appearance of your slide by managing the slide colors in “Design” tab.

So go to ‘Design Tab’ and you can design the appearance of your slides by selecting pre-designed color palette templates, or you can select custom color for various page elements.

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I want to save some pointers regarding each slide, is there any way I can do this?

Yes, we have given you the ability to  do it, follow below steps to do it.

Step 1: Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor.

Step 2: Now using slide navigation menu, move to the slide for which you want to add the pointers for.

Step 3: On the right side of the page, find a form field with header “Slide Notes”.

Step 4: Input your pointers in this field and click on “Add Note” button. This adds as many notes as required to current slide, and you can do this for each slide. So this way you can save the pointers.

How many slides can I have in my Interactive Deck?

There is no limit as such on the number of slides that can be created within a single deck, but as per micro learning principles we recommend to have about 30 to 40 slides in a deck. This is the number we have experienced our learners find most comfortable for consuming the learning content.

How would I open the Interactive Deck that I have saved on my local system?

Here’re 5 steps to open the interactive deck saved on your local system;

Step 1: Login using your creator credentials

Step 2: Go to Create section using the left menu

Step 3: Under Add Content Header, click on “Deck”. It will open a modal. In this modal, under ‘Upload QDF file’ header upload your QuoDeck from local system

Step 4: Click on Upload button and your deck will appear in the topic in which you uploaded it

Step 5: Now you can edit it (using the pencil icon) and continue modifying and updating the content within the deck

What is Information Architecture?

Information architecture (IA) focuses on organizing, structuring, and labeling content in an effective and sustainable way.  The goal is to help users find information and complete tasks.

To be successful, you need a diverse understanding of industry standards for creating, storing, accessing and presenting information. Lou Rosenfeld and Peter Morville in their book, Information Architecture for the World Wide Web, note that the main components of IA:

1. Organization Schemes and Structures: How you categorize and structure information

2. Labeling Systems: How you represent information

3. Navigation Systems: How users browse or move through information

4. Search Systems: How users look for information

I want to save my Interactive Deck on my local system, how would I do that?

Follow below steps, to save your Deck on your local system;

Step 1: Go to Home tab inside your deck editor

Step 2: In the ribbon, locate ‘Download’ header

Step 3: Hit the ‘Download’ icon and your deck will be downloaded and saved on your computer

I want to disable navigation for a particular slide? Can I do that?

Yes, you can do it, follow below steps to achieve it.

Step 1: Go to Home tab inside your deck editor.

Step 2: Now using slide navigation menu, move to the slide for which you want to disable the navigation.

Step 3: In the ribbon, locate ‘Slide Settings’

Step 4: In slide settings, you have option to disable navigation (by disabling next arrow and/or back arrow)

How would I create a new slide at a particular position in my Interactive Deck?

Make sure you are inside your Interactive Deck Editor, then follow below steps:

Step 1: Go to Home tab inside your deck editor.

Step 2: Now using slide navigation menu, move to the slide, after which you want to create a new slide

Step 3: Now you can create a new slide with two ways.

i) Click on “New Slide” button or

ii) Click on “+” icon in the webform on current page

Step 4: Check that the new slide is created at the desired position.

What are types of learning formats that you can add to your learning course on QuoDeck Platform?

QuoDeck offers creating content in following formats:

1. Portable Document Format (PDF) file upload.

2. Video content hosted on third party (YouTube/Vimeo).

3. Interactive QuoDeck Document Format (QDF) documents, using an integrated content creation tool.

4. Quizzes (Single select, Multiple select, True or False, Fill in the blanks)

5. Surveys (Single select, Multiple select, Fill in the blanks)

6. Gamified Assessments(Assessments with added element of gamification)

7. SCORM content

8. Certificates (a badge awarded to leaner upon completing the course)

What is Interactive Content Creator in QuoDeck?

Interactive content creator is QuoDecks proprietary tool used for creating PowerPoint like content, using an integrated content creation tool.

The final output of this is creation tool – an Interactive Deck, which you can upload in your Learning Courses on QuoDeck.