Creating complex animations


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Creating complex animations

Now we'll take a look at creating complex animations. If you're following along, I'm working in 06_Complex_Animations.fla in the Chapter 05 folder in the Exercise Files folder. Let's select the robot on the stage and click the Swap button in the Property inspector. Select mcRobot movie clip, click the Duplicate Smbol button, and we'll name the symbol mcRobot, with capital R Complex with the capital C. Click OK to close the Duplicate Symbol window, select the mcRobotComplex in the Swap Symbol window, and click OK.

Double-click the robot on the stage to enter its timeline. The first thing we'll do is create some keyframes. Deselect everything by clicking on the stage and then click and drag from frame 24 of the top layer to from 24 of the bottom layer. Press F6 on your keyboard to convert all your selected frames into keyframes. With the entire robot selected, press Q on your keyboard to select the Free Transform tool and show the transformation handles around the robot What w...

Creating complex animations
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Creating complex animations provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash CS3 Professional Beyond the Basics

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