This tutorial will walk you through the creation of a simple button with up, down, over and hit states as well as an event sound.
Create a custom cursor in Flash 8
Create an easy custom cursor in Flash 8.
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
Create a random snowfall effect using Flash 8 actionscript.
Importing video into Flash 8
Flash video is all that and a bag of chips but how do your turn your existing quicktime, avi, and windows media player movies into .flv files. One option is to import them into Flash 8 using the import video wizard.
Creating smooth shape tweens with shape hinting
Morphing one object into another can be tricky and often results in what we call a messy morph. Gain greater control over your shape tweens by adding shape hints.
Create a twinkling star effect
Create your own starry night effect using graphic symbols to simulate twinkling stars. Graphic symbols differ from movie symbols in that they play within the main timeline. You can specify a different starting frame for every instance allowing your "stars" to twinkle independently.
Preview your movie
Use Ctrl + Enter to preview your movie in the flash player and F12 (win) or Cmd + F12 (mac) to preview your movie in an actual browser.