ISBN 9788176357616,Macromedia Flash 8: A Tutorial Guide

Macromedia Flash 8: A Tutorial Guide


Jay Armstrong


BPB Publications



BPB Publications

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788176357616

ISBN-10 8176357618


Language (English)

Academic And Professional

This guide allows you to learn specific Flash skills step-by-step at your own pace. Choose from among several tutorials to develop the skills that are most appropriate to the Flash projects you are working on at any given time. Each lesson leads you through the workflow for implementing a specific real-world feature or effect in your Flash applications. In Macromedia Flash 8: A Tutorial Guide, learn how to: Navigate the Flash workspace and use common document types Use the Flash drawing tools and create engaging graphic effects Use ActionScript to add interactivity and custom functionality to your documents Connect your Flash projects to external data sources to create data-driven applications Powerful development and design tools require thorough and authoritative technical advice and documentation. When it comes to Macromedia Flash, no one is more authoritative than Macromedia's own development and writing teams. Now their official documentation is available to you in printed book form. As you work, keep this guide by your side for ready access to valuable information on using Flash. We've designed it so that it's easy to annotate as you progress. Table of Contents Introduction Chapter 1. Basic Tasks: Create a Document Chapter 2. Basic Tasks: Creating a banner, Part 1 Chapter 3. Basic Tasks: Creating a banner, Part 2 Chapter 4. Basic Tasks: Creating a banner, Part 3 Chapter 5. Basic Tasks: Create Accessible Flash Content Chapter 6. Basic Tasks: Work with Layers Chapter 7. Basic Tasks: Create an Application Chapter 8. Basic Tasks: Use Layout Tools Chapter 9. Basic Tasks: Create Symbols and Instances Chapter 10. Basic Tasks:Add Button Animation and Navigation Chapter 11. Basic Tasks: Creating a Presentation with Screens Chapter 12. Creating Graphics :Draw in Flash Chapter 13. Creating Graphics :Create a Timeline Animation Chapter 14. Creating Graphics :Making Animation with Easing (Flash Professional only) Chapter 15. Creating Graphics :Applying Gradients Chapter 16. Creating Graphics :Apply Graphic Filters and Blends (Flash and Blends (Flash Professional Only) Chapter 17. Text :Add Text to a Document Chapter 18. ActionScript:Use Script Assist Mode Chapter 19. ActionScript:Add Interactivity Chapter 20. ActionScript :Write Scripts Chapter 21. ActionScript : Create a Form with Conditional Logic and Send Data Chapter 22. ActionScript :Work with Objects and Classes Chapter 23. Data Integration : Overview (Flash Professional Only) Chapter 24. Data Integration : Using the Macromedia Tips Web Service(Flash Professional Only) Chapter 25. Data Integration : Using XML for a Timesheet(Flash Professional Only) Chapter 26. Data Integration : Using XUpdate to Update the Timesheet(Flash Professional Only)