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Learn about what’s new in the recent Dreamweaver CC Update


A great video from the Dreamweaver CC team on what’s new in the recent update on Adobe Creative Cloud.

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New video tutorials on Adobe Dreamweaver, Edge Animate, and Flash!


This month Adobe released 39 new video tutorials on many new topics on Dreamweaver CC, Flash CC, and Edge Animate CC. The videos are available on Adobe TV, and many are also available in the Creative Cloud Learn section (requires

Posted in Adobe, articles, Dreamweaver, Edge Animate, Flash, General, tutorials, video tutorials, web, web design, web development

Welcome to deseloper


Welcome to the new It has been sitting here a good while, dormant. Now it will have a blog, and “stuff”. I also plan to migrate the posts here, perhaps. Deseloper is a term I used, somewhat inadvertently,

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Tips for code hints in Flash CS5

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There are a number of forum posts about code hinting not showing up as expected in Flash CS5 documents. There are a number of possibilities about why code hints do not show up, but the following post will collect some

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Buttons in Flash using ActionScript 3.0: Going to next frame and previous frame

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Some people have been asking how to create button code in Flash (CS3, CS4, or CS5) that progresses the playhead in a SWF to the next or previous frame using ActionScript 3.0. This is not too difficult, and is a

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

Flash CS4 and CS5: Motion tweens and looping animation

I’ve seen a couple questions in regards to looping new motion tweens – essentially having all of the properties copied from the beginning of the tween span to the end of the tween span. This is something I also ran

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New templates in Flash CS5

Flash CS5 ships with a bunch of templates that haven’t been seen in Flash before. The “Advertising” templates are still in there as with previous versions, but you’ll also see new categories for Animation, Banners, Media Playback, Presentations, and Sample

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Go download Flash CS5, it’s available now

It’s available for a trial – go download it and let us know what you think!

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XFL and live edit in Flash CS5

One of the great new features you’ll see in Flash CS5 is XFL, the new file format that is XML-based. This gives you so much more control over your documents, and saves you from encountering nastiness like corrupt files. And

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Flash CS5: screenshot tour

So the Flash CS5 announcement is a little buried perhaps under the weight of other related news, so here are some screenshots of CS5. For the Adobe announced features of Flash CS5, see this page here: The following post

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