Monthly Archives: October 2008

Movie clip buttons in a fight: it’s AS2 vs. AS3 (again)

You might have created movie clip buttons in Flash CS3 or Flash CS4 (or Flash 8 or 7 or…) before to get those animations on your buttons. Either way, creating one would have proceeded a bit like the following if

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Posted in ActionScript 2.0, ActionScript 3.0, buttons, Flash CS3, Flash CS4, Flash CS5, Migration

Go download Flash Player 10 update for Flash CS4

If you bought Flash CS4 already, you might want to check out the Flash CS4 updater for Flash Player 10. You can read about it, and download the installer, here: Adobe Flash Player 10 Update for Flash CS4 Professional What

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Posted in Flash CS4, Flash Platform, Flash Player, General

Looks like you can buy Flash CS4 now

The little picture of the box in the store says “Now Available” next to it – so it looks like you can buy it. (I’m looking at the United States store, so take that for what its worth) You can

Posted in Flash CS4

Flash Player 10 is out

If you go to the Flash Player page, it still says Flash Player 9. But if you go to the “get flash player” page at http://www.adobe.com/go/getflashplayer, new player is live. If you want to see 3D in your Flash, go

Posted in Flash Platform, Flash Player, General

New motion and Tween instances: Flash CS4 presentation (FlashCamp)

Yesterday at FlashCamp, I gave a presentation on using the new motion model in Flash CS4. The files are linked on this post. This is a general synopsis of what I covered, and I’ll detail how I did a few

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Posted in ActionScript 3.0, animation, Easing, FLA files, Flash CS4, Flash CS4: motion, Flash CS4: motion runtime, Flash CS4: new features, Migration, Motion Editor, Motion Presets, Motion runtime, motion tween, presentations, symbols, Tween instance

Flash CS4 files for motion tween presentation at FlashCamp

Here are the FLA and SWF files (Flash CS4 and Player 10) for today’s presentation at FlashCamp on new motion in Flash and using Tween instance (contains that ActionScript). FlashCamp files for motion tween presentation The next post will be

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Posted in ActionScript 3.0, animation, FLA files, Flash CS4: motion, Flash CS4: motion runtime, Flash CS4: new features, presentations