Integrating with Flash Catalyst


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Integrating with Flash Catalyst

Flash Catalyst is the newest addition to the Flash product line. It enables you to quickly add functionality to prototype applications. In this movie, we will take a look at some integration that you can create between Flash and Flash Catalyst. I have a FLA file here with some artwork on the stage. I am going to send this to Flash Catalyst and create a button that will be a link to a Web site. So to do that, I am going to choose File > Export > Export Image, and I will export this file as FXG.

So I will call this button.fxg and then click Save. Then I will tab over to Flash Catalyst. In Flash Catalyst, I will choose to create a new project from an FXG file. I will choose the button.fxg file that I just created, and Flash Catalyst will create a project from that file. I am going to select the artwork on the stage and then choose Convert Artwork to Component button. Now, we will turn this artwork into a button. And of course, if I wanted to, I can modify the different states of the button...

Integrating with Flash Catalyst
Video duration: 1m 58s 1h 19m Intermediate

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Integrating with Flash Catalyst provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash Professional CS5 New Features

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Web
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Flash Professional
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