Join Anastasia McCune for an in-depth discussion in this video Managing properties for multiple layers at once, part of Flash Professional: Creative Cloud Updates.
The new version of Flash Professional, now offers the ability to affect multiple …layer properties at once. To demonstrate what's new in the most …clear way possible, I'll compare the differences in behavior between Flash …CS6, and the new version of Flash. We'll be working with the assets that …make up a single card from the Monster Match Up game. …So you can see that I've got a file called Monster.fla, open in Flash, and …I've drilled down into the timeline of the movie clip symbol, called card4MonsterN. …You can see it's got three different folders, with the appropriate content for …the mouth, body and head, and the background.…
Likewise, I've got MonsterCS6.fla, open in Flash CS6. …And I've drilled down into the timeline of the same card for Monster and Movie clip. …So, first in CS6, I'll select two out of the three folders at the same time. …Let's say I wanna expand both of these folders at the same time. …So, I could right-click and notice the option of Expand All Folders. …Well, that's not what I want. That would open all three folders. …
Note: Adobe Creative Cloud is updated on a regular basis. We will add more tutorials as features are added or changed, so check back often.
- Distributing and swapping multiple symbols and bitmaps
- Managing properties for multiple layers at once
- Scaling content to predefined anchor points
- Exporting video and animation
- Working with the HTML5 Canvas document type
- Using Cross-File Find and Replace
- Testing and debugging on iOS
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 12/05/2013. What changed?
A: We updated six movies and added two new ones on the new HTML5 Canvas document type and some updated publish settings for AIR 3.8 for Android.
Q: This course was updated on 6/18/2014. What changed?
A: We added nine new movies, covering changes to the Flash interface and features that were reintroduced to Flash CC, as well as HTML Canvas integration and the new Width and Motion Editor tools.