Author Archive: Christian Cantrell

ActionScript syntax for Flash Lite Macrochat (6/14/05)

(Macrochat) Join Macromedia Technical Support Engineer Jonathan Duran for a live discussion of scripting for the Flash Lite player. Returning to Flash 4 ActionScript syntax can be painful after experiencing the flexibility of ActionScript 2.0.

Potential Security Risk with Macromedia eLicensing Client Activation Code

(Security Bulletin): Windows versions of the Macromedia installers and eLicensing client install a service with permissions that allow any member of the “Users” group to modify the service settings. This may allow local users to obtain the permissions …

Potential Security Risk with Macromedia eLicensing Client Activation Code

(Security Bulletin): Windows versions of the Macromedia installers and eLicensing client install a service with permissions that allow any member of the “Users” group to modify the service settings. This may allow local users to obtain the permissions …

Peldi’s Coding Cafe: Flash Communication Server Best Practices

(Developer Center) Macromedia engineer Peldi Guilizzoni guides you through building an interactive application with streaming video in this Macrochat.

Navigation Bars in Dreamweaver

(Developer Center) Quickly create navigation bars for your websites with the tips in this Macrochat.

Creating Bitmaps with Alpha Channels for Your Director Projects

(Developer Center) Add alpha channels for transparent Flash applications, Director bitmap sprites, and Shockwave 3D overlays.

Determining version information for Contribute Publishing Services

TechNote: Use either of the following methods to determine which version of Contribute Publishing Services (CPS) is installed. Knowing which version is installed is important when considering the CPS update.

Double-byte characters in form elements change upon publishing from Contribute

TechNote (updated): When Contribute is used to edit a web page that meets certain conditions, double-byte characters in form elements may change upon publishing. TechNote has been updated with link to updater resolving the issue.

Developer Center: Introducing COLA

Find out how you can prevent unauthorized use of your commercial Macromedia Central applications with COLA.

Integrating Captivate Learning Objects into WBT Manager

(Developer Center) Track data in courses you build with Captivate-generated learning objects in WBT Manager.