Work with classic text in Animate. You can include classic text in your Animate applications in a variety of ways.
You can create text fields containing static text, which you create when you author the document. You can also create dynamic text fields, which display updating text, such as stock quotes or news headlines, and input text fields, which allow users to enter text for forms or surveys. Animate provides many ways to work with text. For example, you can orient text horizontally or vertically; set attributes such as font, size, style, color, and line spacing; check spelling; transform text by rotating, skewing, or flipping; link text; make text selectable; animate text; control font substitution; and use a font as part of a shared library.
Adobe Downloads. Product trials Product updates Other downloads. Select any of the applications below to download a free trial. Adobe Flash Player. Adobe AIR. I'm trying to put a stroke around some lettering in Flash. Adobe Communities; Content; People; Communities; Popular. How do I outline text in Flash? clbeech Jun. Example. The following example sets the border property to a value of true: fl.getDocumentDOM().selection.border = true. Work with classic text in Animate. click Show Border Around Text. When the publish setting of your file is Adobe® Flash® Player 8 or later. There are several advantages to using StageText over flash.text. border around a StageText instance. StageText which makes adding native text input.
Animate documents can use Type 1 Post. Script® fonts, True.
I have a text animation that plays over a series of 4 photos that appear in a banner for a website (the photos change every couple of seconds).
Type®, and bitmap fonts (Macintosh only). You can preserve rich text formatting in text fields, using HTML tags and attributes. When you use HTML text for the content of a dynamic or input text field, the text can flow around an image, such as a SWF or JPEG file or a movie clip. See Using HTML- formatted text in Learning Action. Script 2. 0. Like movie clip instances, text field instances are Action. Script® objects that have properties and methods. By giving a text field an instance name, you can manipulate it with Action.
Script. However, you cannot write Action. Script code inside a text instance, because text instances don’t have Timelines. You can use Action. Script to format input and dynamic text, and to create scrolling text fields.
Action. Script has events for dynamic and input text fields that you can capture and use to trigger scripts. For information on using Action. Script to control text, see Working with Text and Strings in Learning Action.