Oracle User Productivity
Kit Release 12.1 Enablement Service Pack 3 Now Available
With the release of
Oracle User Productivity Kit (Oracle UPK) 18.104.22.168 came new expert features,
usability, and performance enhancements to position UPK as the premier product
in the industry. New improvements to the tool continue with the release of
Oracle UPK Release 12.1 Enablement Service Pack 3.
UPK Release 12.1 Enablement Service Pack 3 adds support for several new
platforms: Windows 10, the Microsoft Edge browser, Office 16. It also
introduces new features such as importing existing PowerPoint content. In
addition to extending support for newly released applications, Oracle UPK
Release 12.1 Enablement Service Pack 3 Standard and Professional Editions is an
easy-to-use and comprehensive platform for developing, maintaining, and,
deploying content. Oracle UPK leads the market in rapidly creating and easily
maintaining transactional content for enterprise applications.
- Windows 10 support – UPK 12.1 ESP 3 seamlessly integrates with the
general Windows 10 UI and the underlying technology changes. The recorder (the
one integrated in the Developer as well as the stand-alone RecordIt!
application) exhibits the standard UPK user experience in both desktop and full
screen application views.
- Microsoft Edge
support – Windows 10 ships with
Microsoft's next generation web browser, Edge. UPK 12.1 ESP 3 adds full support
for Edge. Recording as well as content playback work just like in any other
supported web browser. The browser selection UI detects Edge and allow users to
choose it as their preview platform from the Developer and after publishing.
- Microsoft Office 2016
support – UPK 12.1 ESP 3 supports
the publishing of Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents on Office 2016. The
PowerPoint Overlay Editor and the new PowerPoint import features of course work
seamlessly with PowerPoint 2016 as well.
- Import from
PowerPoint – PowerPoint import allows
you to create topics from PowerPoint presentations. This is often useful when
you want to leverage existing PowerPoint files and integrate them with your
can select one or more PowerPoint files to import from the file system.
file will be imported as a topic. Each slide in the original PowerPoint file
will be converted into an explanation frame.
objects in the original slide can be edited in the Overlay Editor.
- Knowledge Center – Several enhancements have been added to
Knowledge Center, including import content from local file that eliminates
issues around transferring large titles through HTTP upload.
- Additional Support – Oracle continues to maintain, develop, as
well as support UPK. With each new release of UPK, support is added for
additional target applications, recording environments, operating systems,
databases, and web browsers allowing content authors and end users to stay
current with technology trends.