Join Anastasia McCune for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring SWF compression and library improvements, part of Flash Professional CS6 New Features.
There are a few kind of behind the scenes improvements to the performance of…Flash that you'll notice while authoring and creating SWF files.…The first improvement you'll notice, when you're working with FLA files with big…libraries, there are substantial improvements to the performance of navigation…in the Library panel.…Secondly, there's a new choice in regards to how SWF files are created.…A new compression type has been introduced to compress SWF files based on LZMA,…which is short for Lempel- Ziv-Markov chain algorithm.…
This compression is most efficient in compiling ActionScript and vector graphics.…The reduction in file size can be up to 40%, depending on the amount of…ActionScript and vector graphics included in a SWF file.…You can find the new compression option by opening the Publish Settings dialog…and going into the settings for SWF.…In the Advanced section, you can check the box next to Compress movies and…choose from the options in the dropdown.…Choose Deflate, for the classic compression mode, and LZMA for the…
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