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How to Cheat in Adobe Flash CS4 by Chris Georgenes

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Bind Tool

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WORKING WITH VECTORS has many advantages. Vectors are resolution independent and help maintain small file sizes suitable for the Web. They are also easy to edit using control points and Bezier handles. But even vectors are not without their imperfections. If you have ever attempted a shape tween you probably have experienced inexplicable anomalies with shapes behaving in unexpected ways. In that situation we have Shape Hints to help correct the problem.

In Flash CS4, shapes can be manipulated by using the Bone tool and, like shape tweens, there can be some hits and some misses. That’s where the Bind tool comes to the rescue. The Bind ...

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