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Chapter 19. External ActionScript > Getting Started with External Class Files

Getting Started with External Class Files

As mentioned earlier, custom class construction is nothing new, but the manner in which it is done is completely different. In previous versions of Flash, you could create classes of objects either externally or internally in the Flash file. But with the introduction to ActionScript 2.0, the only way to correctly build object classes is externally in .as files. And there is a different method of creating classes than before.

Here are two examples of building the same class, one in ActionScript 1.0 and the other in ActionScript 2.0.


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