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Macromedia MX 2004 Training Bundle

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The Macromedia MX 2004 Training Bundle from AtHand combines the two popular courses; Macromedia Dreamweaver MX 2004 and Macromedia Flash MX 2004 into a set to save you money. Save 25% off the price of the individual courses this way.

With Dreamwaever training from Makau, go from start to finish, create and maintaining basic websites, and learn to support best practices and the latest technologies.

Learn to use Flash to create interactive, content-rich video, graphics, and animation for truly unique, engaging websites, presentations, and mobile content

2 courses - 7 levels - 168 training modules - 21 learning hours

 

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SINGLE USER: Macromedia MX 2004 Training Bundle (7 levels)
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DVD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$295.00Add To Cart
1 YR ONLINE, e-Study Guides$295.00Add To Cart
CD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$295.00Add To Cart
MULTI USER: Macromedia MX 2004 Training Bundle (7 levels)
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DVD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$590.00Add To Cart
CD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$590.00Add To Cart
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Course Instructor: David Humes

David is an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in Photoshop, a Certified Practitioner of NLP, and an expert in Macromedia Dreamweaver, Flash, web design, print design, Adobe InDesign, and QuarkXPress. David has conducted training seminars for Johns Hopkins University, the U.S. Army, Roche Pharmaceuticals, the training staff of ITT Technical Institute, and countless others. Since 1988, he has been involved in desktop publishing and computer graphics. His experience from presenting over 600 full-day seminars to thousands of attendees in 48 of the 50 states and throughout Canada has helped him breakdown complex concepts into language that anyone can understand.

Course Outline

Dreamweaver MX 2004 Level 1

1.0 Introducing Dreamwearver
  • 1.1 Choosing a Workspace
  • 1.2 Extensions
  • 1.3 Planning
  • 1.4 How the Internet Works
  • 1.5 Resources
  • 1.6 Learn HTML in Dreamweaver
2.0 Preferences
  • 2.1 Changing General Preferences
  • 2.2 Changing Accessibility
  • 2.3 Changing Color Coding
  • 2.4 Altering Invisible Elements
  • 2.5 Creating a New Document
  • 2.6 Previewing in the Browser
3.0 Interface
  • 3.1 Start Page
  • 3.2 Toolbar and Window
  • 3.3 Panels
  • 3.4 Insert Bar
  • 3.5 Property Inspector
4.0 Site Management
  • 4.1 Defining a Site
  • 4.2 Files Panel
  • 4.3 Site Map View
  • 4.4 Reports
  • 4.5 Check Links Sitewide
5.0 Page Properties
  • 5.1 Changing Appearance
  • 5.2 Changing Title/Encoding
  • 5.3 Tracing Image
  • 5.4 Links and Headings
6.0 Level Conclusion
Dreamweaver MX 2004 Level 2

1.0 Using Tables
  • 1.1 Inserting Standard Tables
  • 1.2 Formatting
  • 1.3 Layout Mode
  • 1.4 Nested Tables
  • 1.5 Hybrid Tables
2.0 Using Layers
  • 2.1 Using Tracing Images
  • 2.2 Using Layers
  • 2.3 Convert Layers to Tables
  • 2.4 Show/Hide Layers
3.0 Templates and Library Items
  • 3.1 Creating a Template
  • 3.2 Modifying a Template
  • 3.3 Creating a Library Item
  • 3.4 Modifying a Library Item
  • 3.5 Using Library Items and Templates Together
4.0 Automation and Accessibility
  • 4.1 Creating Commands
  • 4.2 Find and Replace
  • 4.3 Web Photo Album
  • 4.4 Accessibility Prefrences
  • 4.5 Inserting Accessible Content
5.0 Typography
  • 5.1 HTML vs. CSS
  • 5.2 Font Lists
  • 5.3 Font Size Options HTML or XHTML
  • 5.4 Lists HTML and XHTML
  • 5.5 Color Schemes
6.0 Level Conclusion
Dreamweaver MX 2004 Level 3

1.0 All About Links
  • 1.1 Image Links
  • 1.2 Absolute vs. Relative
  • 1.3 Image Maps
  • 1.4 Named Anchor
2.0 Rollovers and Behaviors
  • 2.1 Insert Rollover Image
  • 2.2 Insert Navigation Bar
  • 2.3 Pop-up Menu
  • 2.4 Open Link in New Browser Window
  • 2.5 Check Plugin
3.0 Flash and QuickTime Video
  • 3.1 Insert Flash
  • 3.2 Image Viewer
  • 3.3 Insert Flash Text
  • 3.4 Insert Flash Button
  • 3.5 Insert QuickTime Video
4.0 Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • 4.1 Change Page Properties
  • 4.2 Exporting and Linking
  • 4.3 Redefining XHTML Elements
  • 4.4 Custom Classes
  • 4.5 Relevant CSS Panel
5.0 Going Live
  • 5.1 FTP Settings
  • 5.2 Uploading Files to a Web Server
  • 5.3 Downloading Files to a web server
  • 5.4 Synchronization
  • 5.5 Cloaking
6.0 Course Conclusion
Flash MX 2004 Level 1

Introduction to Macromedia Flash MX
  • Raster vs. Vector
  • File Types
  • Customizing Shortcuts
  • Must Know Shortcuts
  • What’s Possible in Flash
Using the Flash Interface
  • Stage and Work Area
  • Understanding Layers
  • Panels
Adjusting the Movie Properties
  • Cropping Your Stage
  • Grids and Guides
Importing Images
  • Raster Images (GIF, JPEG & TIF)
  • Vector Images (PDF, EPS, PSD, PNG)
  • Pros/Cons of each Image
Converting Raster Images Into Vectors
  • How Shapes are Different In Flash
  • Mixing Colors
  • Saving and Loading Colors
  • Using the Align Panel
Level Summary

Flash MX 2004 Level 2

Tools
  • Subselection Tools
  • Stroke Tool Options
  • Free Transform Too
  • Ink Bottle & Paint Bucket
  • Erasure, Hand & Zoom Tools
Transforming Options

Creating Animation
  • Frame by Frame Animation
  • Onion Skinning
  • Reverse Frames
  • Editing Multiple Frames
Tweening
  • Shape Tween
  • Easing
  • Morphing Shapes
Gradients
  • Making Custom Gradients
  • Animating a Gradient
Level Summary
Flash MX 2004 Level 3

Text
  • Single or Multiline Text
  • Field Options
  • Formatting Options
  • Device Fonts
  • Text Links
  • Spelling Setup and Spell Checking
  • Find and Replace
  • Morphing Text into Shapes or vice versa
Library
  • Intro to the Library
Bitmap Images
  • Editing Bitmaps
Symbols and Instances Demystified
  • Motion Tween
  • Button Symbols
Publishing Your Movie

Level Summary

Flash MX 2004 Level 4

Animate Along A Path
  • Orient to Path
Intro to Action Scripting
  • Time-based
  • User-based
Project 1: Animated Greeting Card with Sound
  • Fading In and Out Flying Text
  • Making a Slide Show from Scratch
  • Sound
  • Make a Sound Off Button
Project 2: Make a Preloader
  • Multiple Scenes
  • Bandwidth Profiler
Project 3: Animated Navigation Bar

Level Summary