4631 readersThe easiest way to create a dynamic text field in which all individual characters are outlined is to apply an instance of the GlowFilter to the text field. Simply choose low blur parameters
9064 readersIn this tutorial you will be converting your text to give it a glass-like effect, using filters in Flash. This technique also works on vector graphics. We will achieve it with a fairly simple method of overlaying multiple layers with different effects. Final Result Preview Let’s take a look at the final result we will
736 readersRotating text using 'rotation' property requires embedding fonts. In Flash Player 10 another technique can be used. Instead of 'rotation', you can apply 'rotationZ'. Since 3D objects are converted
18412 readersIf you’d like to download the file used in this tutorial to practice these techniques, visit www.layersmagazine.com and navigate to the Magazine section. All files are for personal use only. Adobe released a powerful new text engine in Flash Player 10 called Text Layout Framework (TLF). At the time, there was no tooling support in
16069 readersTwice a month, we revisit some of our readers’ favorite posts from throughout the history of Activetuts+. This tutorial was first published in August, 2009. In this tutorial we’ll look at how to create a logo which incorporates alpha gradient masking in its animation. I’ll explain some tips and tricks on how to get it
19615 readersIn this Quick Tip on Flash Professional CS5 tools we are going to look at the Text Area and and Text Input components. Final Result Let’s take a quick look at what we’re working towards in this Quick Tip: Brief Overview In the demo you see five labels, four of them are just static labels
2236 readersPassword fields allow you to create a field, similar to a text field, which users can type into. A password field however, causes everything show up as asterisks (*) so onlookers cannot see what is being typed.Category:Flash Actionscripting TutorialsAuthor: KingDogDate: January 15, 2010
2602 readersScrolling TextTo create a Scrolling text in your flash document, follow the steps below. 1. Open a Flash document and place a text box using the Text tool on the stage. 2. Choose the following parameters for the text box you just inserted. ...
6760 readersIn this tutorial, you’ll take some Photoshop artwork and build a simple countdown timer in Flash.
15129 readersDuring this tutorial you’ll learn how to create a dynamic scrollbar using ActionScript 3 and XML. Our scrollbar will include some cool effects such as blurring and easing. Let’s begin! Brief Overview In order to easily update our project, we will need an XML file which calls the content from an external file. Please get
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