Join Anastasia McCune for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the new Motion Editor, part of Flash CC 2013 New Features.
…When Flash Pro Creative Cloud first released in…May 2013, the motion editor had been removed.…After much anticipation, a new and…improved motion editor has been introduced.…You can use the motion editor to modify…Motion Tweens, but not classic or shaped tweens.…Let's take a look at how it works now.…So I'll be working in this monster.fla example file here.…It's basically just a simple splash screen to a game that says the name…and then shows you some of the monsters that you'll see while you play.…
So we're going to keep it really simple in terms of our animation.…So we can get a clear look at all the features with the motion editor.…Basically all we're going to do is animate in this graphic that…says Monster Match-Up from right, to the center of the screen.…And then we'll animate the little green monster…from the bottom up to this position, right here.…So what we've got is the intro screen…layer, that's the Monster Match-Up graphic, starting off stage.…So that will animate between frames one and 20.…Here on frame 21, we've already got another…
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- 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.