Flash Player Backpack!

By |2013-12-01T22:51:17+00:00December 1st, 2013|

WOW! I was reading bytearray.org today, and was stoked to see that he will be the new flash platform manerger, but this packback with the flash player, I have to have one! You can read about this over on the byte array blog, and of course you course you can see this great graphic too!

Flash Player 12 & Adobe AIR 4 are now in beta

By |2013-11-14T23:43:26+00:00November 14th, 2013|

Flash Player 12 beta is ready for download - http://labs.adobe.com/downloads/flashplayer.html Adobe AIR 4  beta is ready for download - http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/flashruntimes/air/ The new betas are code-named “Jones“. With this release, we introduce a new numbering scheme for our product versions, we will simply update the major version number with each subsequent release, doing away with minor releases altogether. In [...]

Flash Player 11.9 Beta

By |2013-10-07T23:42:47+00:00October 7th, 2013|

A new beta version of Adobe’s Flash Player is now available for Mac and Windows with a particular emphasis on OS X, featuring support for Mavericks and Mac .pkg installations. Currently in beta, the new Adobe Flash Player 11.9.900.85 has been “tested against the latest developer releases of OS X 10.9 […] ensuring that Flash Player [...]

swf-version meaning

By |2013-09-03T16:17:40+00:00September 3rd, 2013|

Flash -swf-version meaning It's getting more and more versions! We can't remember them all, so here we go! SWF Version Compiler Option Flash Player Version AIR version -swf-version=10 10.1 2.0 -swf-version=11 10.2 2.6 -swf-version=12 10.3 2.7 -swf-version=13 11.0 3 -swf-version=14 11.1 3.1 -swf-version=15 11.2 3.2 -swf-version=16 11.3 3.3 -swf-version=17 11.4 3.4 -swf-version=18 11.5 3.5 -swf-version=19 [...]

swf-version meaning

By |2013-08-30T16:17:40+00:00August 30th, 2013|

Flash -swf-version meaning It's getting more and more versions! We can't remember them all, so here we go! SWF Version Compiler Option Flash Player Version AIR version -swf-version=9 9.0.115.0 N/A -swf-version=10 10.0, 10.1 1.5, 2.0 -swf-version=11 10.2 2.6 -swf-version=12 10.3 2.7 -swf-version=13 11.0 3 -swf-version=14 11.1 3.1 -swf-version=15 11.2 3.2 -swf-version=16 11.3 3.3 -swf-version=17 11.4 [...]

Flash Professional CC Update 1

By |2013-08-19T16:55:30+00:00August 19th, 2013|

Today there is a new update to Flash Professional CC (13.0.1). You can receive these updates through the creative cloud desktop application. I have not tried to get the updates through the update in the Flash IDE, but I am sure that will work as well. Some of the new bug fixes in this update [...]

Typewriter Text Effect with AS3

By |2013-08-18T19:17:34+00:00August 18th, 2013|

1. Create a new flash file (Actionscript 3.0) and save it as typewriter.fla. 2. Rename “layer 1″ to “actions”. Open the actions panel. Declare the following variables: var myText:String; var counter:int = 0; 3. Create a TextFormat object in order to format our text. var format : TextFormat = new TextFormat(); format.size [...]

Adobe Community Professional

By |2013-08-17T01:37:44+00:00August 17th, 2013|

I am honored to find out this past week that I have been chosen as a Adobe Community Professional (ACP) for 2013! Adobe Community Professionals are a small worldwide team of highly skilled users from across the whole range of Adobe products, who contribute at high levels to supporting Adobe software users. I hope to [...]

Adobe roadmap for the Flash runtimes

By |2013-08-16T22:04:30+00:00August 16th, 2013|

Say Hello to “Irving” and  “Jones” and Flash Player releases! Flash Player and AIR "Irving" and "Jones" Adobe is planning its next two releases for late 2013 and early 2014. These releases continue to focus on premium video, gaming, security, and stability. Some of the features being worked on for these releases include the following: OSX Mavericks [...]

Wrong wmode value in Starling

By |2013-08-01T00:00:44+00:00August 1st, 2013|

A common issue that occurs when you have not set the wmode attribute in the HTML page is the following message "This application is not correctly embedded (wrong wmode value)". The solution is very simple. Set the wmode attribute in the HTML to "direct". I have included my HTML code below as an example. I [...]