Announces "Macromedia Flash MX 2004 Beyond the Basics Hands-On Training" Book by Shane Rebenschied

OJAI, California, May 3, 2004 -- today announces "Macromedia Flash MX 2004 Beyond the Basics Hands-On Training", a step-by-step, tutorial-based book for users who have mastered Flash basics and have a good understanding of animation, symbols, and basic ActionScripting. In addition to covering the latest features of Flash MX 2004 -- such as new timeline effects, behaviors, workflow enhancements, an improved programming language, and more -- the book uses a combination of project-based lessons, guided exercises, and QuickTime tutorials to demonstrate intermediate-level Flash techniques such as how to dynamically load text and images, create scrollable text, build a preloader, add music, build a slide show, produce a feedback form, create a Flash plug-in detector, and more. Complete with insider tips and illustrated with detailed graphics, this book will help readers go beyond the basics with Flash MX 2004 in no time.

"Macromedia Flash MX 2004 Beyond the Basics Hands-On Training" (ISBN 0321228537, published by the "" imprint of Peachpit Press) is priced at $44.99, contains 528 pages and is available for immediate purchase at national brick-and-mortar booksellers as well as online retailers such as

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