A slight introduction

Posted: November 17, 2010 in Uncategorized

Welcome to my humble programming abode. With this blog I hope to help some people starting out programming. I will write mostly about AS3 (Action Script 3) but may diverge from it to talk about other shennanagins. Any comments, tips, or suggestions on what to talk about are welcome.


Downloading and setting up FlashDevelop:

For those learning AS3, the biggest initial thing they need is a IDE (Integrated Development Environment). This will be the program they use to code projects. The general consensus is that a program called FlashDevelop is the best for this. Download the latest version from here and install it. Check the box that gives you the option to install the flex sdk. If all goes well you should now have FD all set up and rearing to go.

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