Using the new features of the Document Properties window


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Using the new features of the Document Properties window

The Document Properties window has been improved in CS5.5 and now automates some of the work that you used to have to do manually. So I'm going to deselect everything on the stage and then click the Option to open up the Document Properties window through the Properties area in the Properties panel. Here you'll see that most everything is just as it always was, but there are two very significant things that you can adjust in the Document Settings window. The first one is Auto-Save, which we talked about in another movie; and the other one is the scale content with stage.

So this screen is something that I used in an iPhone game I made in Flash. I created it at 480x320, which is an iPhone resolution in models before the iPhone 4. The iPhone 4 has a higher resolution display and the resolution is 960x642. So let's say I wanted to change the size of this artwork to match that of the iPhone 4. So I can change my stage size to 960x640.

And now I can check the box to scale the co...

Using the new features of the Document Properties window
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Using the new features of the Document Properties window provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash Professional CS5.5 New Features

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