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Creating a colored gradient background for your SWF movie via ActionScript

October 14th, 2008 9 Comments

In this lesson, I will show you how to create a background for your Flash document using no design tools at all! Besides being far more easy to change then a drawn graphic, this background created with ActionScript will adapt itself automatically to any size your movie may have. But more on that later. The […]


Create a Flash ad banner with random color stripes effect and time-limited animation

October 12th, 2008 14 Comments

In this easy lesson made for Flash MX, Flash MX 2004 and Flash 8 I will show you how to create a Flash banner ad that fits specific needs of the website it will be displayed on. The unique behaviour of this banner is that it will perform a random display of colored stripes for […]

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