Tutorials

QuickStart!
QuickStart! - Apple iLife '09

In this course, VTC author, Dwayne Ferguson gets users up and running with Apple iLife '09. Covering the main applications - iPhoto, iTunes, iMovie, GarageBand and iWeb. Users will learn how to import and create media, manage files, add effects, titles, transitions, and more. To begin learning today, simply click on one of the QuickStart! Apple iLife '09 movie links.

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MasterClass
MasterClass! - Cubase 5: Recording and Mastering

Steinberg's Cubase 5 is highly regarded as one of the best, and certainly one of the easiest to master, digital audio workstations. In this VTC MasterClass! course, seasoned Cubase expert Mark Struthers teaches students how to record a song in its entirety before going on to mix and master the final tracks. Work Files are included so students can create their own version of the song. To begin learning MastrClass! - Cubase 5: Recording and Mastering, click on one of the topics.

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MOTU
MOTU Digital Performer 6

Digital Performer 6 is a powerful digital audio workstation that has a comprehensive set of digital audio and MIDI sequencing tools. From powerful recording and editing tools, to an industry standard MIDI sequencing, DP 6 is widely recognized as one of the top music creation tools for film scoring. Instead of simply taking you through the manual, course author Sam McGuire presents three typical workflows with accompanying work files so you can work along side the tutorials. Whether you are a first time user, or a simply brushing up on the current version, you will find straightforward explanations and practical instruction that are aimed at a variety of skill levels. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

MasterClass
MasterClass! - Adobe Acrobat Forms

PDF-based Acrobat forms provide a solution for creating and distributing forms on all levels while maintaining design integrity. In this MasterClass! course, users will quickly learn how to create rich, interactive form objects like text fields, drop-down menus, and radio groups, before discovering how to build buttons and make forms interactive. Learn about reset and print buttons, and of course, how to create buttons to submit form data. Then follow along as submitted form data is collected, managed and exported from the Acrobat environment. Work Files are included. To begin learning, simply click on one of the video topics.

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Adobe
Adobe Acrobat 9

Many people have opened and navigated PDF files, and maybe even created PDFs on their own, but most often, Acrobat's incredible and powerful arsenal of tools remains overlooked. With Acrobat expert Geoff Blake as your guide, you'll learn about the many possibilities just waiting to be used within Acrobat, including interactivity, multimedia, and a whole host of additional tools. You'll be lead through practical, real world examples that you can apply to your work right away. Work Files are included. To begin learning Adobe Acrobat 9 today, simply click on one of the video topics.

JavaScript
JavaScript Libraries

This VTC course will provide an overview of one of the cornerstone technologies involved in many web 2.0 applications - JavaScript Libraries. This course gives a basic foundation on how to utilize many commonly used elements. The overview is facilitated by providing information on Prototype Javascript Framework and Scriptaculous, the Dojo Toolkit, Yahoo User Interface Library, and the jQuery Javascript Library, providing experience using those libraries by creating projects that leverage aspects of those individual libraries. James Street shows just how easy it is to get started using Ajax, animation, and more! To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

PMI
PMI: Risk Management Professional (Part 1)

Enhance your project risk management skills or prepare for the PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMPSM) certification exam with this comprehensive series. This course is part one of a three part series meant to provide you with a thorough review of the materials necessary to prepare for the PMI-RMPSM exam and is designed to help you build a strong foundation of project risk management. Specifically, you will enhance your knowledge in the following areas: risk management framework, risk planning, risk gathering, identification, and risk communications. To begin learning PMI: Risk Management Professional (Part 1) today, simply click on the movie links.

MasterClass
MasterClass! - Adobe Dreamweaver: Better Workflow Using Plug-Ins

This VTC MasterClass! course helps website designers achieve better workflow in Adobe Dreamweaver by using powerful third-party plug-ins. These time saving tools will help maximize efficiency and produce professional results. To begin learning today, simply click on a video link.

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QuickStart!
QuickStart! - Apple iWork '09

Apple's iWork 09 is the latest release of the iWork suite of productivity applications. In this course, Apple Certified Pro Brian Culp concentrates on iWork 09's updated features. This QuickStart! course can be used by people who are new to iWork 09, or by seasoned experts who want the quickest way to get up to speed on the newest capabilities. To begin learning today, simply click on one of the QuickStart! Apple iLife '09 movie links.

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QuickStart!
QuickStart! - Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5

Microsoft's latest release of the .NET Framework is 3.5. This release of the .NET Framework is Microsoft's response to user needs for loosely-coupled, asynscronous, standards-based applications that are easily built and maintained. In this QuickStart! course, Mark Long introduces you to the technologies and new functionalities of .NET Framework 3.5. He provides a brief introduction into the technologies, history, tools and resources for the latest release of Microsoft's application development platform. To being learning today, simply click on the movie links.

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Apple
Apple Motion 3

Apple Motion 3 takes the complexity out of 3D by extending the 2D tools you already use. VTC author, Brian Culp, will walk novice Motion 3 users through an intuitive approach to motion graphics creation and manipulation. After completing the course, users will have an understanding of how easy it is to create and change complex motion graphics designs through simple, drag-and-drop operations, or by sliding a fader back and forth. To begin learning Motion 3 today, simply click on the movie links.

Ubuntu
Ubuntu Server

Linux is the most important operating system on the Internet. It's recognized everywhere as the cost-effective way to operate all kinds of servers. With the support of powerhouses like IBM, Dell, HP, and Sun, demand for Linux servers is growing. Ubuntu has quickly become the most popular distribution among Linux users. And Ubuntu Server edition is quickly becoming the way to implement Linux in the enterprise. This "how to" course by VTC author Mike Jang, uses practical examples to demonstrate the skills you need to use Ubuntu Server edition. To begin learning, simply click on the movie links.