Viewing TLF improvements


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Viewing TLF improvements

TLF text fields have been improved in CS5.5 to add more features and increase stability. Most of the differences in the Text Layout Framework in CS5.5 don't involve anything you really do to the text; they're just under the hood improvements. For example, the stability of TLF text fields is now better, so that it's possible to use these kind of text fields in Android apps. Another thing that's improved is the size of your SWF file and on top of that you can even reduce the SWF file that you create more by changing the type of TLF text to be read-only.

TLF text fields also support style sheets in ActionScript. So let's select this text field on the stage and take a look at it. One of the features that you can adjust on this stage is tab rulers, so if you look at my text here you can see that the text is indented at the bullet points and it looks like it's a little odd because the word cans is kind of have been a straggler over here and let's say we wanted to mov...

Viewing TLF improvements
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Viewing TLF improvements 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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Web
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