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An Introduction to Using Code Snippets in Flash CS5

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Chris Florio, contributor to ActionScript 3.0 for Flash Professional CS5 Classroom in a Book, introduces the new Code Snippets feature in Flash CS5. This article shows how to add rich interactivity to Flash projects without writing any code, as well as how to modify the code snippets that Flash creates to customize your interactivity without a mastery of programming syntax.
Next Steps

Next Steps

You should now have enough of a foundation in using code snippets that you can explore and experiment with the many other code snippets that come with Flash CS5. By working with and customizing code snippets, you may quickly find yourself building up a foundation vocabulary in ActionScript 3.0.

For more information on using code snippets, learning how to create your own code snippets, and working with ActionScript 3.0, consult the Flash CS5 help files or go through the lessons in ActionScript 3.0 Classroom in a Book for Flash CS5, published by Adobe Press.