Class 5 Notes for Flash

Learning Objectives:

You will be able to modify a Sound using Audacity

You will be able to add Sound to an Animation

You will be able to use a Symbol created in another file.

Homework:

Read: Chapter 12 and do the exercises at the end of each chapter.

Watch: Sound Tutorial

Review: Absolute Sound Effects and TV Tunes sound websites

Post: Two interesting Sounds on Canvas under the Discussion Board under Sounds. You should also look for different sounds to use for future assignments.

Post: Ad assignment on your Webspace on E-commerce and link the file to your homework page.

Topics Covered:

 

Flash Stores Sounds in the library

Use Google to search for Sound Files (beware of viruses and copyright issues.)

I like Absolute Sound Effects Archive (except for the pop-ups) or Royalty Free Music for Education at http://www.royaltyfreemusic.com/

TV Tunes has some great sounds!

You may also want to try Partners in rhyme

Go to Download.com and search for Audio Editors

Sound Tutorial

Do a search on the C drive for WAV files!

We will use Audacity (free) for a Sound Editor and Windows XP Shutdown.wav for the file to edit

Can't afford Flash try Swish

Silverlight - Microsoft's answer to Flash

Terms:

WAV (Windows only)

AIFF (Macintosh only)

MP3 (Windows or Macintosh)

If you have QuickTime 4 or later installed on your system, you can import these additional sound file formats:

AIFF (Windows or Macintosh)

Sound Designer II (Macintosh only)

Sound Only QuickTime Movies (Windows or Macintosh)

Sun AU (Windows or Macintosh)

System 7 Sounds (Macintosh only)

WAV (Windows or Macintosh)

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