Macrochat: Creating Scrolling Text

Macromedia Technical Support Engineer Kenneth Toley presented a beginners flash training of creating scrolling text in Macromedia Flash MX2004. Kenneth shows us how to use the Textarea UI Component, and a custom textbox with the Scrollbar UI Component.

A Macrochat is a live recorded online Breeze webinar. Using the latest in Flash technology to stream you a class-in-a-box right to your computer!

Countdown clock

This tutorial will teach you how to create a countdown clock by using Flash and Fireworks. The tutorial combines Fireworks and Flash. This can be very useful if you want to display the exact time!

Gravity in Flash

This tutorial shows how to put apply gravity in your Flash movies. You'll learn all about gravity formula's and than how to use them in Flash. I'm sure Newton would have loved to see this ;)

Open source with Flash

Open source projects become more and more popular, and this article explains how to use open source and Flash.


Your Flash site search engine friendly

This tutorial will show you how to make your website search engine friendly and user friendly. In the tutorial XHTML and Flash are used.The method developed deploys SWFs on top of XHTML which means, that the XHTML part which holds the Flash OBJECT tag at the same time serves the content for the swf.

Shape-tweaning with Flash

This tutorial will show you how to create images that change shapes. Not only move objects with flash but also modify them. This tutorial is a 33 minutes long online seminar.

Flash MX Hands On Training: Working with Text

This chapter will show you how to create horizontal or vertical text, text fields that bring in text from an external document, make text scroll, and create text fields where someone can enter information themselves.

This sample is taken from Chapter 12: "Working with Text" of the glasshaus title "Flash MX H.O.T"

Displaying Multiple Access Records with Flash and ASP
Most Flash & ASP tutorials only deal with returning one row of information at a time from the database to the Flash movie. I was interested in displaying multiple records and fields simultaneously. One resource ( pointed the way and I used this start to arrive at a nice solution which is explained here.
Animated Menus in Flash 5
Tutorial for creating animated menus in Flash 5.
Create a Flash 5 Form & Retrieve Form Values on UD Page
Omar Elbaga of has completed a tutorial that will demonstrate how to create a form in Flash 5 and retrieve the values of that form in an Ultradev page.  Code examples are provided for both ASP(VBScript/Javascript) & Coldfusion.
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