Join Joseph Labrecque for an in-depth discussion in this video Compiling and debugging, part of Getting Started with ActionScript.
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Compiling ActionScript into a SWF or some other format, is a fairly straightforward process. …But Debugging your compiled code can be somewhat of a mystery. …In this lesson, we'll examine how to do both, from within Flash Builder. …So, we have this project here, and nothing's really happening in here but. …That's okay, we're not getting any errors in our problems dialog down here. …We can actually compile this project if we want to. …So the way you do that within Flash Builder is you go up to Project, and you …say Export release build. And then depending upon the type of …project that you have, is going to influence the types of dialog options …you have here. So, you can see that, we can create a …signed air application if we want to. In this case I'm going to choose an …Intermediate Error file. Because I don't want to have to deal with …signing my application or anything like that right now.…
If our intention was to create a SWF, targeting Flash Player, we actually …wouldn't even have these options. It would just, you know, create a Basic …
- What is ActionScript and why should I learn it?
- ActionScript 2.0 vs. ActionScript 3.0
- Implementing external source code
- Working in Flash Professional and Flash Builder
- Understanding language fundamentals
- Working with ActionScript objects