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How do make  text animation in flash 8

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Click on Text tool -> click on scene-> write the text whatever u want -> go to time line ->select key frame in which text is writen ->press F5 to increase blank key frames -> right click the mouse at that keyframe then select (Create motion tween) -> press F6 at the end ot the Blank key frame to add keyframe in the timeline -> select the text in scene then move it to any other place -> press Ctrl+Enter to test movie - Look the player you have created the text animation

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Here is the small sample code. This will convert the lower case letter to upper case letter from left to right character by character.

TextField.prototype.caseAnimation = function(str) {
var tf = this;
tf.upperIx = 0;
tf.str = str;
var id = setInterval(moveUppercaseLetter, 100);

function moveUppercaseLetter() {
var str1 = tf.str.slice(0, tf.upperIx);
var str2 = tf.str.charAt(tf.upperIx).toUpperCase();
var str3 = tf.str.slice(tf.upperIx+1, tf.str.length);
tf.str = str1+str2+str3;
tf.text = tf.str;
tf.str = tf.str.toLowerCase();
tf.upperIx++;
if (tf.upperIx>tf.str.length-1) {
tf.upperIx = 0;
}
}
};

this.createTextField("animated_txt", 1000, 0, 0, 500, 25);
animated_txt.setNewTextFormat(new TextFormat("_typewriter", 16));
animated_txt.caseAnimation("pack my box with five dozen liquor jugs");

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### Special programs needed to allow the user to view special effects such as sound, flash animations, etc

Go to the ADOBE.COM website and download the free FLASH PLAYER program.
You can find this at the following link:

http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

Just click on the underlined text above to get to the ADOBE website.

Follow the onscreen instructions to install this program and this should allow you to view flash animations online.

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### Make Flash player ?Customize Flash players to create Flash players on your own...

A lot of people upload their video files to YouTube, Twitter, MySpace and other video sites to share their videos. However, if you upload your videos to these video websites, you will have limited video size, sacrificed quality and only one simple Flash player! Now, you don’t have to stuck with these websites, with Doremisoft Video to Flash Converter Mac, you can convert video to Flash on Mac OS with your own customized Flash players and also download free Flash players to play your video files on your own websites!

Download Video to Flash Converter Mac, add your video files to this application, click Customize on the top of the interface, click on Next to go to Step 3, and follow the steps below to customize Flash player and Flash video for each added video:

Step 1. Select a Flash player
When you first go to Step 3 of the "Customize" window, you will see a list of players you can choose from. If you scroll down to the bottom of this list, you will find "Download More", click on it and you can download more Flash players for free. You can also set the background color for you video. Select the player you prefer and click the "Option" tab to go to next step.

Step 2. Set player show options
At this step, you can set whatever buttons to be shown on your Flash player. You can also choose whether to show the playing time.

Step 3. Select an effect
Click on the "Effect" tab to add special animation effects to your video file. You can see a number of animation effects here. To select an animation effect, you can just click on it.

Step 4. Add text or image to decorate your video files.
Click on the "Decorate" tab and you will see the options to add text or image. Check whether you want to add text or image. Take text for example: input the text you want, and click on the "T" icon to edit your text with Mac text editor. You can also add a URL link to the text or image you add.

Step 5. Add Head credits
Click on the "Head" tab to add head credits to your video. The head is the beginning of your video file. You can add the head credits of your video file here and set their duration. You can add both text and image as the head credits. To edit your text start credits, just click on "T" to open Mac text editor.

Step 6. Add Tail credits
Click on the "Tail" tab to add tail credits to your video. The tail is the ending of your video file. You can add and edit the tail credits the same way as you edit the Head credits.

Click OK on the lower right part of the interface and you can keep working with Doremisoft Flash to Video Converter. Click here to see the guide on how to use Doremisoft Flash to Video Converter.

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### How to play the text animation with out clicking

AVI video file of animation
To create this animtion, follow these steps:
1. Insert a text box from the Drawing toolbar (in PowerPoint 2007, go to Insert tab> Text Box), and type your text. Center justify itthe text by clicking Center on the Formatting toolbar. (In PowerPoint 2007, right-click the text box and choose Center from the mini toolbar.)
2. Click the text box's outline and copy it to the Clipboard. Paste it two times onto the slide.
3. Drag the three text boxes apart from each other. Eventually, you'll place them on top of each other, but it's much easier to select them when they're separated. Notice that I have a plain white slide and one word.
4. Change the properties of the text to create variations. I used 96, 72, and 48 point text, with light gray, dark gray, and black colors. Of course, if you want a different effect, you can do something different.
1. Choose Slide Show > Custom Animation (in PowerPoint 2007, Animations tab> Custom Animation) to display the Custom Animation task pane.
2. Select the first text box and choose Add Effect> Entrance> Fade. (If you don't see the Fade animation, click More Effects to find it.) Set the Speed to fast. Leave the Start as On Click (the default).
3. Select the second text box and choose Add Effect> Entrance> Fade. Again set the Speed to fast, but this time set the Start to After Previous.
4. As soon as the second text box comes in, you want the first one to fade out. So select the first text box again, and choose Add Effect> Exit> Fade. (You may need to choose More Effects to find it.) Set the Speed to Very Fast and the Start to After Previous. (I discovered by trial and error that I wanted the Speed set to Very Fast; otherwise, you wait too long for the third text box to come in.)
5. Next, you want the third text box to fade in so select it and choose Add Effect> Entrance> Fade. Set the Start to After Previous and the Speed to Very Fast.
6. Finally, you want the second text box to fade out, leaving just the third text box. Select it, and choose Add Effect> Exit> Fade. Set the Start to After Previous and the Speed to Fast.
Note: You can always change the order of your animations by selecting an item in the Custom Animation task pane and dragging it to a new location or using the Re-order buttons at the bottom.
1. Save your work and test the animation to see what it looks like. Either go into slide show view or click the Play button in the task pane.
2. To center the three text boxes on top of each other, select all three text boxes. From the Draw toolbar, choose Draw> Align or Distribute> Relative to Slide. (In PowerPoint 2007, choose Format tab> Arrange group> Align drop-down list> Align to Slide.)
3. Now choose Draw> Align or Distribute> Align Center. (In PowerPoint 2007, choose Format tab> Arrange group> Align drop-down list> Align Center.)
4. Choose Draw> Align or Distribute> Align Middle. (In PowerPoint 2007, choose Format tab> Arrange group> Align drop-down list> Align Middle.)
Save and try out your animation!
Fade in variations of text, one on top of the other plus magnify
You can add another animation to your objects to increase the intensity of the animation. For example, try adding a Magnify entrance effect to all three text boxes. Set the speed the same as the Fade In animation and place the animation in the task pane right after the Fade In. Set the Start to With Previous. You can see how it looks.
AVI video of both animations
Typewriter text
You can make text appear letter by letter; to add to the effect, you can add a typewriter sound. You can see the animation here. Sorry, I couldn't include the sound.
AVI video of typewriter text.
Follow these steps:
1. Add a text box from the Drawing toolbar (in PowerPoint 2007, go to Insert tab> Text Box), and type the text.
2. Select the text box.
3. On the Custom Animation task pane, choose Add Effect > Entrance > Appear.
4. Click the animation item in the task pane. Click the down arrow and choose Effect Options.
5. On the Effect tab, choose By Letter from the Animate Text drop-down list.
6. Set the delay between letters. I chose 0.3 seconds.
7. From the Sound drop-down list, choose Typewriter and click OK.

Try the animation. I had the following problem -- there was no clicking sound for the last letter. That might not bother you, but it bothered me. I solved the problem by adding another letter at the end of the word and making it the same color as the background (so that it was invisible). This worked!
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Feb 02, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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### Flash animation & actionscript

You need flash to create the animations,once done you need to save it and then insert it in dreamweaver and from there create the links...Please note the use of time frames to implement motions..

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### What if i want user to only enter character in a textbox?

The field should be set as an ALPHA ONLY field! I am talking from the data base side of programming. In data bases you set a field as Alpha, Numeric, or Text. I am not sure if you will have the same options.

Apr 17, 2009 | Macromedia Flash MX Pro 2004

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### I need flash animations........and video effect

I do flash and FX, but could you click my email (I don't know how to send to you)

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SMS=short messaging. It is only for text messages.
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### Regarding text animation

There are many kinds of technology and software to do it.
Since you are very beginner, let me show you the easiest ones.
In internet you can do it free and easyly.
For text, go to http://cooltext.com/
(for banner or display, you can go to http://www.animationonline.com/freebanners.html and there are many other, just go to google)
Choose the type of animation you'd like, make some customization, then send it. After some seconds, you can ge the result and save it in your computer, as .gif or flash.

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If you are able to exchange text messages it means network is ok. You need to call the service provider for the problem of animations and sounds.

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