Understanding symbols: The lifeblood of Flash


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Understanding symbols: The lifeblood of Flash

Illustrator and Flash Professional enjoy a really wonderful relationship. You actually have the ability to take artwork from Illustrator and bring it directly into Flash Professional, and you can do so while maintaining the integrity of your file and really keep a lot of information intact. One of those things are probably one of the most important aspect of any Flash project, which is working with symbols. In fact, I often like to refer to symbols as the lifeblood of Flash. There is really little you can do inside of Flash Professional without the use of symbols, and if you start defining your symbols and thinking about how you are going to use your artwork when you are inside of Illustrator, things will be that much easier for you when you get to Flash.

So let's take a few moments here to actually take a look at symbols inside of Illustrator, and how we can actually set some settings in place that we might use later on inside of Flash Professional. Now inside of this file here calle...

Understanding symbols: The lifeblood of Flash
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Understanding symbols: The lifeblood of Flash provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS5 for Web and Interactive Design

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