Adobe Captivate

What Is It?

This responsive authoring tool can be used for creating software demonstrations, software simulations, branched scenarios, and randomized quizzes.


Content is created in Small Web Formats (.swf) and HTML5 formats.


Who Is Eligible To Use It?

  • Faculty
  • Students

Where Can I Get It?

Adobe Captivate can be purchased by your department for installation on a UIC-owned computer, from the WebStore. Select the Purchase Adobe Captivate button located on this page.

Adobe Captivate is also available for use by faculty and students on a number of computers and laptops available for lab use and checkout from the Technology Solutions Academic Multimedia Lab.
UIC has multiple locations for short term equipment lending

How Do I Use It?

Learn more about how to use Adobe Captivate.

How Much Does It Cost?

Adobe Captivate is available through the WebStore.

How Can I Get Support?

If you are experiencing a problem with this service, please report it. If you just have a question, feel free to ask us.

Service Levels

Service Request Fulfillment Time Under 2 business days, unless in-person training/discussion is required, or escalation to the vendor is required
Incident Resolution Time Under 2 business days unless escalation to the vendor is required
Service Availability 24x7
Maintenance Window(s) Weekly maintenance window: Friday, 1:00am - 5:00am ​Approved Technology Solutions maintenance window(s):
Service Notification Channel(s) Technology Solutions News and Alerts: Direct emails to campus users. LMS Login Page:
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