Using Auto Shapes


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Using Auto Shapes

AutoShapes are special vector shapes. They are not just a vector path, but they are controlled by JavaScript to make it easy to edit the shape onscreen. Now, you'll find AutoShapes in a couple different of locations in Fireworks. Over here in the Vector tools set, if you click on the rectangle, you'll see a whole series of shapes Arrows, Beveled Rectangles, Doughnuts, Measuring tools, Rounded Rectangles and so on, all located down below that dividing line. These are all different AutoShapes. The other place you'll find AutoShapes is over in the AutoShapes panel. We'll double-click on that, and you'll see we have a whole range of other different shapes inside of this panel as well.

These are all stock assets of Fireworks. So we are going to work with AutoShape from my Vector tools. We're also going to be working with some AutoShapes from the AutoShapes panel. We'll start with the Tools panel. And what I want to do is I want to add a star shape to my little tag. So ...

Using Auto Shapes
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Using Auto Shapes provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Jim Babbage as part of the Fireworks CS5 Essential Training

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Web
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Fireworks
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