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Adding Graphics and Text in Flash MX

Chapter Description

Flash provides multiple tools to let you precisely control the placement of elements, including rulers, guides, panels, and the Property inspector. In this lesson, you'll learn to use all of these.

What you have learned

In this lesson, you have:

  • Explored the drawing tools

  • Used the drawing tools to draw several rectangles

  • Used the Property inspector to modify the settings for each rectangle

  • Created a group and learned how to edit that group

  • Added and modified layers, while exploring many of the settings for layers

  • Learned how to use the text tool and learned about many of the properties for that tool