Comprehensive Video Tutorials

Fireworks CS4 Online Training


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The following course, offered by Career vision, will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!

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Adobe Fireworks CS4 Training Course Introduction Our Adobe Fireworks CS4 course introduces you to Adobe's web graphic development program, Fireworks. After watching this training, you'll know how to create vector graphics, layouts and interactive buttons for a website. You'll also learn about the interface, and unlock the flexible features that allow you to edit bitmap images, apply automated Commands, and optimize images for the Web. In addition, you'll explore the more dynamic Web features, including creating slices, linking hotspots, animating states, and more. This series is just what you need to get up to speed quickly on everything Fireworks has to offer!

Course Details
  • Length of Subscription: 12 Months Online On-Demand Access
  • Running Time: 4 Hours
  • Platform: Windows and MAC OS
  • Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Project Files: Included

Learn anytime, anywhere, at home or on the go.

Stream your training via the internet, or download to your computer and supported mobile device, including iPad™, iPhone™, iPod™ Touch and most Android devices.

Course Outline
Chapter 1: GETTING STARTED (34 min)

Creating a New Document and Modifying the Workspace
Exploring the Tools Panel
Exploring the Properties Panel and Preferences
Customizing Keyboard Shortcuts
Zooming In and Out
Modifying Canvas Properties
Accessing Fireworks Help and Support

Chapter 2: WORKING WITH BITMAPS (27 min)

Importing and Cropping
Making Selections
Adjusting Color
Using the Rubber Stamp Tool
Using the Blur Tool and History Panel
Transforming and Positioning an Image

Chapter 3: CREATING VECTOR IMAGES (23 min)

Using Rulers, Guides and Grids
Selecting Colors and Swatches
Drawing a Shape and Adding a Gradient
Using the Ellipse Tool
Using the Freeform and Subselection Tools to Distort Shapes
Using the Line Tool and Applying Patterns and Textures
Applying Filters and Working with Styles

Chapter 4: WORKING WITH TEXT (15 min)

Creating and Formatting Text
Using Placeholder Text and Importing Text
Using the Find and Replace and Check Spelling Commands

Chapter 5: WORKING WITH LAYERS (20 min)

Introducing the Layers Panel
Adding and Deleting Layers and Sub Layers
Showing, Hiding and Locking Layers
Renaming, Organizing and Changing Stacking Order
Single Layer Editing and Flattening Layers

Chapter 6: ADVANCED METHODS and FEATURES (18 min)

Combining Paths
Changing Opacity and Blend Modes
Creating and Applying Commands
Attaching Text to a Path


Using Rulers to Determine Button Size
Creating and Aligning a Button
Stylizing a Button
Setting Button States
Creating Multiple Buttons
Naming, Linking and Testing Buttons

Chapter 8: CREATING SLICES and HOTSPOTS (17 min)

Creating a Hotspot
Naming and Linking Hotspots
Inserting Slices Based on Selections
Using the Slice Tools, Testing and Previewing

Chapter 9: OPTIMIZING FOR EXPORT (30 min)

Introducing the Optimize Panel
Choosing a File Format and Settings
Comparing JPEG Optimization Settings
Optimizing a GIF and Saving a Preset
Exporting Your File and Viewing It in Dreamweaver®

Chapter 10: CREATING GIF ANIMATIONS (20 min)

Intro to Animation and the States Panel
Using the Share Layer To States and Animate Selection Commands
Symbols, Adding a Still Text State and Onion Skinning
Frame-by-Frame Animation
Adjusting the Timing, Looping and Exporting


Using Library Items in Dreamweaver
Exporting a SWF and Editing It in Flash®
Editing Layers in Photoshop®
Editing Vector Graphics in Illustrator®