ActionScript 3.0: An Introduction to ActionScript 3.0 in Flash CS4 – Week 3 Lesson 2

We’re making good progress here in Week 4 of CUFDIG302A – Author Interactive Sequences, so we’re looking at more Symbols and Instances, and how we can use Timers to call functions at specified intervals.

If you’ve not gone through any of the previous weeks slides and you’re new to coding, then take a step back to and take it order – it’ll really help.

Flash Slides Week 3 Lesson 2

I’ve been a bit busy of late and been finding it hard to get the time and inclination to get the slides together in the different format soon after they’re done. Comments, suggestions, thanks etc. are always welcome and give me incentive to keep on keepin’ on…

As usual, the download link to the slides along with some legal gubbins regarding their use is after the break, so jump on in and assert your control!

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ActionScript 3.0: An Introduction to ActionScript 3.0 in Flash CS4 – Week 3

We’re still finding our feet a little here in Week 3 of CUFDIG302A – Author Interactive Sequences, so we’re looking at functions, symbols, instances and the start of using event listeners with functions to control things on the screen.

If you’ve not gone through any of the previous weeks slides and you’re new to coding, then take a step back to and take it order – it’ll really help. Otherwise enjoy!

Oh, and the class has moved from just one 3-hour session per week to a 3-hour session plus a 2-hour session – so expect more updates from now until the end of the course in a couple of weeks time, at which point we might decide to take on some more complex ActionScript for a more involved course…

ActionScript 3.0 Slides - Week 3 - Lesson 1

As usual, the download link to the slides along with some legal gubbins regarding their use is after the break, so jump on in and assert your control!

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