Join Joseph Labrecque for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a Flash document, part of Learning ActionScript.
Adobe Flash Professional, makes creating a new ActionScript project, very simple. …In this lesson, we'll examine a few ways, in which to create a new ASC project, …form scratch. So, here we see Flash Professional and, …this is the Splash screen, in Flash Professional. …Which, you can always go in and, you know, tell Flash that you don't want to …see this anymore, but it actually is quite helpful. …Because, it has in this middle column here, shortcuts, to create new types of …ActionScript, or Flash documents. So we can see here that this first one is …a new ActionScript 3.0 document. This will create a fla for us that …compiles with ActionScript 3.0. And an fla document stands for flash …altering document. And if you're using flash professional, …that's where you're going to have to use. To actually create an ActionScript 3 project.…
So if we click that we see here that it creates a new FLA document for us. …We have a stage established here in the center and we can look at the properties …
- 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