Articles tagged “Flash Apps”

What is an Action?

Using Action frames is the first step to adding user interaction. By clicking on the button, you will be prompted what type of action you want to insert. A play movie action will play the movie...

Adding Sound

There are two options for inserting sounds in an animation created using Flash™ Firestarter: track or sound clip. In either case, you must make sure the sound file is in WAV or MP3 format,...

Adding a Firestarter Animation to a Webpage

The first step in publishing an animation created using Firestarter is setting up a webpage for the movie to play on. You can either create a new webpage or add the code to an existing webpage. If...

I Can't Save My SWF File After Creating It.

The issue is that the SWF file extension is either not associated with any program or it is associated with a Macromedia program. You will need to change the association to Internet Explorer....

Using the Grid to Position Your Objects in Firestarter

If you find it difficult to align your images and text in Firestarter, there is a grid option that will help you with this task. The grid menu is found in the upper right hand corner of the...

How Do Layers Work?

Without layers, you would only be able to display one image at one spot in the movie. However, using layers, you can have images that overlap, or pass in front of each other. There are three...

Adding Text

To insert text in Flash™ Firestarter, simply click the Add New Text button . After the text is inserted, you can edit the text using the Text field under the Object Properties tab . You...

Forcing Logins Through the Password Wizard Page

Please Note: This workaround will not function if your website was created with Visual Site Designer. To make sure no one goes directly to the protected page instead of through the login...

How Do I Use CoffeeCup Flash Photo Gallery in My eBay Auctions?

This tutorial will explain the changes you will need to make to the files created by Photo Gallery in order to use them on your eBay auction. You will need either an HTML editor (like, say the...

Trouble with IIS 6 and Live Chat

If you uploaded the Live Chat files to your server running IIS 6 and have trouble, you will need to contact your host and have them take a look at the IUSR_ACCOUNT. The IUSR_ACCOUNT has to be...

How to Add a Flash Element Created With a CoffeeCup Flash Program to an HTML Editor Page.

Follow these step-by-step instructions to add a Flash element created in one of CoffeeCup Software's Flash applications ( Photo Gallery , Web Video Player , Web JukeBox , etc.) to a page...

Streaming or Progressive Download?

There are two different definitions for "streaming video": the technical definition and what most people think is streaming. Actual streaming video requires a special server to process...

What File Types Can Web Video Player Convert?

Web Video Player converts MPGs, AVIs, MOVs, FLVs and WMVs to Flash quickly and easily. Just choose your videos and pick a player skin, and you are ready to upload your movies, clips, or...

What are the Video Dimensions of Each Skin in Web Video Player?

Each skin comes in two sizes: small and large. The small skin has an inside video size of 240x180 and the large skin has an inside video size of 320x240.

What is Web JukeBox?

Web JukeBox was designed to allow you to add music to your website without all the hassle of embedding a media player or opening ports in your router and firewall. You can add as many...

How to Remove the Trial MP3

The trial MP3 only appears in the trial version of Web JukeBox. To remove it, you will have to purchase and install the registered version. Once you've done this, just open your saved project,...

Upload Files to a Specific Directory

Once you've saved your Video Player files to your hard drive (XML, SWF, etc.), a window will appear with the files to upload and the code you need to copy to your hard drive. Click the...

How to Add Flash Objects to Visual Site Designer.

Follow these steps to add a Flash object created in one of our Flash programs ( Photo Gallery , Web JukeBox , etc.) to a Visual Site Designer page. You will need to have both applications open....

Adding a Firestarter Animation or Other SWF File to a Visual Site Designer Website

This article explains how to insert a Flash animation created with Firestarter into a webpage created with Visual Site Designer. You can also follow these steps to add any SWF file to a Visual...

How Does the Convert Animated GIF to Flash work?

This will convert the animated GIF of your choice to the Flash format SWF. This SWF file can be used in a webpage just like any other SWF file. You can press the "View HTML"...

Start Creating Your Movie with Firestarter

The first time you start Firestarter, a quickstart wizard will load, allowing you to create your first movie. If you ever wish to load the quickstart wizard when Firestarter is running, click...

JukeBox is Not Showing Up on My Website

If you only see a white box in the location of the JukeBox Player on your website, this either means you did not upload all files and folders along with your player, or the files were uploaded...