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What is Actionscript?

Actionscript is the language of Macromedia, or now Adobe, Flash. It was created in 1999 by Macromedia for Flash 4. The first version of Actionscript lasted for six years from 1999 until 2004. In 2005, when Flash 8 was released, Macromedia introduced Actionscript 2. This is the most commonly used Actionscript to date. In 2007, when Adobe bought Macromedia, Adobe created Flash CS3 (Flash 9) for their Creative Suite products. Flash CS3 introduced Actionscript 3, a more complicated cleanup of Actionscript 2.

What is this Going to Teach Me?

This tutorial is going to teach you everything about Actionscript 2. When finished with the tutorial series, you will have full knowledge of Actionscript and will be able to tackle any project. So, let's get started!
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Added: 2007-11-19
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