Archive for the ‘Flash’ Category

Open External Files in Native App from Flash Projector

Posted on: April 18th, 2012 by Edward 10 Comments

  This post will show you how to open an external file in its native application from a Flash projector file. Of course, this can only work if you or your end-user has the appropriate application installed for the file to be opened or you’ll receive an error or depending on your OS, nothing will […]

Using Flash as GUI for Captivate E-Learning

Posted on: April 13th, 2012 by Edward 2 Comments

A while back I was given the task of creating an E-Learning courseware product. The product was to contain three separate courses, each with 10 modules and each module was to end with a quiz. On completing a course, the user could then take an exam…then, upon passing the exam, the user would then be […]

The Trouble with Adobe: the “EASY” myth

Posted on: April 13th, 2012 by Edward 1 Comment

I guess, whenever I have a blog post about anything Adobe, I should start off with how “unhelpful” the help docs are and how misleading the “easy to do stuff” rhetoric is…AND THIS APPLIES TO ALL ADOBE PRODUCTS… I have been using Adobe products for more than 15 years…and I have yet to meet an […]