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Questions tagged [adobe-flash]

Questions about Adobe Flash Professional, a program used to author content for the Adobe Flash platform. Flash is commonly used to create interactive graphical animations for a wide variety of digital media. Ask anything about developing design projects with Adobe Flash Professional.

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How to increase resolution in Adobe flash

Im making an animated gif in flash, its having width and height 1024px*730px , when i convert into animated gif, its clarity is too low. when i try to increase the resolution, the width and height ...
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Recommended format for a large stop motion animation on website?

I have a stop motion animation of about 35 seconds in duration (~150 frames). The resolution is quite large at around 900px x 450px. What is the best format to play this looping on my website? I ...
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Copying a background for different variations in Flash

I am used to Gimp and have the ability to make custom brushes and this way greatly reduce the time of animating one animation, but I would like to use Flash and get more serious. I would like to ...
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Alternative to Flash MX with HTML5

I want to make an autorun for a CD/DVD, and my preference to do that is HTML5, But also Flash is acceptable. Previously I used to do that with Flash MX, Which created Flash files dynamically and ...
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What replaced Flash?

Years ago, I used to make animations and cartoons and stuff using Flash, back when it was Macromedia, before Adobe bought them out. Shortly afterwards my career took a different path entirely and I'...
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How to create shape tween in an exported image

I exported an image of tank in flash with a type of shadow with the intent of removing its shadow and only keeping the tank in the last frame. Now when I click on the first frame tank, no option of ...
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Jump to page in SWF viewer generated by InDesign

I have a cca. 120 pages book prepared in InDesign CC (2017), which was printed some time ago and now the customer wants it published on their website. The layout is quite complicated (it's more like ...
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Source of a 2D vector skeleton?

I'm looking for a vector skeleton, preferably with all 206 human bones. I want to be able to stretch and alter the shape of human bones for graphic design purposes. More specifically, I would like to ...
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How to make back button default

I'm making app with Adobe Flash CC. Is there any function or option how can I make back button with the mobile back button. When I press back button on mobile the app get minimize and I'm on home ...
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Solution for making flash animation without grainy look?

I copy pasted a design made from Illustrator to Flash CS6 and when I export as an animated gif, I get a grainy image. Any solutions to making a flash animation convert to animated gif without loss in ...
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Is Adobe Flash back from the dead? Seeing Flash web content on iPad

One of my clients today asked me to study some banners for a slider they have on their site's homepage, I went there to take a look, and suddenly "I saw FLASH". My first reaction was to write them ...
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How do I make the icon on this logo stand out

I have created the following icon / logo using Macromedia Flash (I cannot afford the new Adobe Flash software). The thing is, when I see the logo on my website on a smart phone / tablet the white icon ...
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What is the difference between After Effects and Flash/Animate for animation?

I'm thinking of becoming an animator. I mainly want to make videos similar to Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell, who make videos like this. When I searched for AE and Animate / Flash comparisons for flat ...
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Illustrator/Photoshop/Flash/InDesign Purchase [closed]

I used to work in graphic design years ago, however no longer a design pro, but am considering buying a license for Illustrator/Photoshop/Flash/InDesign just to have. Does anyone have any ...
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How to duplicate swipe gallery

New to Adobe Flash. With the default Swipe template. I have made 2 scene just with the color variation change. I have just duplicate the scene and change the colours in the scene 2 also. So i have now ...
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What is the easiest way to convert 2D images to single 3D model

I am learning 2D animations. I would like to know what is the easiest way to convert 2D images (given below) in to a single 3D image? For example:
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What's the best way to animate an illustration for the web?

I have a couple of illustrations done in Illustrator and I am planing to animate it for a website that I am working on, I've heard of Create.js toolkit with flash, but is it the best way to go or is ...
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Script for exporting to JPEG from Flash CS6?

Is there a Script for exporting .jpg files from Flash CS6? Another possible solution would be to add an extra button to Export directly to overjump by going to something like File > Export > ...
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Creating interactive images/videos with links for website?

I am curious on how websites create interactive videos and images with links for websites? Is this accomplished with flash and if so any recommendations on software to use to create basic pages like ...
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How can I export a flash file to a gif format without losing quality?

I'm making a series of animated gifs witch I design using adobe flash. The problem is that when I export it to the animated gif format, it pixelates losing a lot of quality. I wanted to know if ...
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Adobe Animate: Export SVG seqence

I want to export a svg sequence in animate, however I can only find tutorials / info on how to export animated svgs. The latter is not usable in the project we are currently doing and right now it ...
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Audio Controller for Adobe Flash CC

Hi im using adobe Flash CC 2014 and i want to have a audio controller. Im making and android App and when i import video i get the controller for video like this And I need same controller (play, ...
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Terrible results with exporting animated gif's in Adobe Animate

I designed and infographic in Illustrator that I want to turn into an animated gif in Adobe Animate. I've had bad luck doing this in the past, having to export a video clip and then turn it into a gif ...
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Optimizing .gif image sizes?

What can I try to make my animted .gif image smaller? It was created in adobe flash and converted into .gif after, however it's still way too big, it's 3mb and I need it under 1mb. What can I try?
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Export to vector format from After Effects

I would like to export some simple vector animations created with After Effects, and keep the animation in a vector form, such as the Flash format. I am using After Effects CC and it seems that there ...
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Is Adobe Animate CC suitable for these animations?

I have noticed many people on Dribbble and Behance create animations such as the one below in Illustrator and then animate it in After Effects. I need to create similar animations, as well in an ...
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Why is the quality of GIF animation from Photoshop so much better than Flash CS?

When I create an animation and export it from Flash CS directly, the quality makes it heartbreaking to look at. Even if I export it to a png sequence with good quality, and import it to Flash CS then ...
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While aligning objects in Adobe Flash how to decide what object moves?

So this is a problem that should be easily solved but I'm having a hard time figuring this out in flash. When I align two objects I just want one of them to move while the other remains stationary, ...
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animated media files in indesign interactive pdf

I've been trying to add an animated file into a pdf through indesign. So far every technique and file format I've tried results in a problem with the color of the image. Basically I'm trying to match ...
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Why is this simple, masked animation flickering?

I'm working on animating a pie chart. I've started with a hypothetical 60% chunk. Here's the fla... it's pretty simple, but in order to mask more than 180 degrees I had to use a movie clip for a mask, ...
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how to change color of instances of a symbol

I have symbol in flash cs5 library. and make some instances of it in stage. is it possible to change color of one instance without changing color of other instances? I try to change color of one, but ...
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How do I draw a square with rounded corners in Adobe Flash CS6?

I can't find any options for rounded corners in the draw palette in Flash CS6 and Google is not returning any answers. This seems like it should be so simply to do. I want to use the palette to draw a ...
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bone tools without change the shape

I want to use bone tools without change the shape of circles. but when using selection tools, square changes in this way: how can I disable this effect?
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Is it possible to use Adobe Flash CS6 with a touchscreen laptop?

I figured I didn't need a Wacom or anything due to my touchscreen laptop. Though, any time I try to use it, it simply scrolls around on the scene without actually drawing anything.
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Inserting interpolated “in-between” frames to a frame animation in Flash

I've just started learning multiplication animations and I'm trying to draw some torch. I've drawn the fire animation and I'm sorta fine with it, it is made of fills I've drawn with brush tool and ...
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Simple transparent flash video?

It's pretty basic, but I am having hard time with this. I have created a simple line animation using Flash. This line should be imported to iMovie and appear above real objects with a transparent ...
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Adobe Flash CS6 won't Export Animated Gif - How do on the main timeline?

I am using Adobe Flash CS6. I have my .fla attached for you. Simple movie. I want to however export it as a GIF and the animation just does not work. It exports a static file. Someone mentioned above ...
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How to create basic animations of Illustrator files?

I have this device that I need to create a movie for. I also have the Illustrator files for it. I now have to create a basic animation out of them , things such as basic moving parts, changing ...
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What type of animation should I use in this case? Flash, frame by frame or other? [duplicate]

Good day! I'm making a game where I need a sprite animation. It's a pretty simple animation but I need to decide what kind of specialist I need to hire to make the animation for me. This is the ...
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How to browse the code for adobe flash animation

When I create a new ActionScript 3.0 animation in Adobe Flash does it built some source code building along with my animation? I found that there is an object oriented programming language called ...
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Photoshop smooth lines like in flash [duplicate]

I was just wondering if it was possible to have smooth lines in photoshop the same way it is in flash where when you draw a figure it will automatically change the lines you made into smoothened ...
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No sound after Flash GIF is exported

I successfully created an animated e-card in Flash cs6 with sound. Sound and video work great when I test it in the program. But after I export it as an animated GIF, only the video animation ...
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How to move a movieclip along a custom path in Flash?

I got a movieclip, and I got a custom path (some curves imported from Illustrator) How can I "attach" my movieclip so each frame it advances over a segment of the curve?. If you need a more ...
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Static Text and embed text both greyed out Flash CC professional

I have Flash professional CC build 14.1.0.96 and I'm trying to perform a free transform on some text; however when I do this, the text disappears. Iv'e googled around, which suggests I need to use ...
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Why is the gif version of this flash movie not working? [closed]

I am creating a flash banner but when I publish it (or export it) as gif, doesnt show all the layers. I am aware that the answer must be somewhere in this post Adobe Flash CS6 won't Export ...
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How do I fade in an object which is rotating - Flash

I have animated a lined circle to rotate but I want it to fade in while its rotating. When I add a keyframe to create the fade, it thinks i'm meaning the rotation which speeds it up which I don't ...
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Some items in SVG drawing are showing up as question marks in various Mac OS apps, and Inkscape [closed]

I have an SVG drawing that has some little trees in one section of it. Up until recently it was all fine, but the latest version of it that was emailed to me recently has a really weird problem. ...
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How to combine multiple SWF (with only 1 frame) files into one SWF?

How to combine multiple SWF (with only 1 frame) files into one SWF? Preferably using a freeware in windows. Thanks!
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How do I ensure a colour is flat (and not dithered) when exporting it from Flash?

What settings/methods are best for creating an animated gif with sharp image quality? Here's what I'm working with: http://demo.jessewhite.me/envelope/index.html This graphic is for a high-end ...