Dec 16

Preparation for DIY Special Christmas Card – Tutorial Two: Extract Christmas Card Elements

Click here for how to capture and download fabulous Christmas card from IE >>


22As the second step of DIY Christmas cards, you need to prepare various pretty card elements, such as image, sound, shape, sprite, ActionScript, etc. Now I will introduce you how to extract elements from your captured Christmas card.

 

Used Tool: Sothink SWF Decompiler for Mac V5.3

Estimated Time: 5 Minutes

Purpose: Extract an image from SWF on Mac (For Windows Users >>)

 

Step 1: Open the SWF containing desired Christmas card elements

1. Launch Sothink SWF Decompiler for Mac.

2. In the explorer panel, locate the folder containing target SWF, and then the SWF will be listed in the below panel.

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Dec 16

Preparation for DIY Special Christmas Card – Tutorial One: Save Flash from IE

So exciting! Christmas is coming soon. It’s time for fun and good cheer. You may want to DIY warm and beautiful Merry Christmas cards and send them to friends and families to share the wonderful spirit of Christmas.

In this tutorial, I will introduce you how to capture and download fabulous Christmas cards from IE by Sothink SWF Catcher, a free IE extension for you to save Flash to local computer.

For more information on this Flash Christmas card downloader >>

In next tutorial, you will learn how to get preferred elements from captured Christmas card >>

 

Used Tool: Sothink SWF Catcher – Free extension for capturing and saving Flash from IE

Estimated Time: 5 Minutes

Purpose: Capture and save Flash from IE

 

Step 1: Capture Favorite Flash from IE

1. After Sothink SWF Catcher has been installed successfully on your computer, from Internet Explorer, open a web page containing the Christmas card you want to save to local.

2. On the IE toolbar, select Tools > Sothink SWF Catcher. Now the Sothink SWF Catcher window is appeared.

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The Flash Christmas card contained in this web page is captured and listed on the left. When you click the file, it will be automatically played in the right window.

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Dec 19

Create Christmas Card by Sothink SWF Easy

Here are two excellent Flash cards for Christmas greeting made by Sothink SWF Easy from customers.

Below is one made by ghol:

 View full version here>>

Thanks for ghol. Besides the amazing animated Christmas card, he also shared the resources used in his Flash artwork. He is so sweet to give the wish for all the joys of this beautiful season.

Click here to download the Flash card for Christmas made by ghol>>

Below is one made by Robin Hood:

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Dec 09

Try Sothink Christmas Flash E-Card Maker!

For those people who have friends far from them, a lovely Christmas flash E-card is what they need in the holiday season. Well, you can try Sothink Christmas Flash E-Card Maker to create an amazing Christmas flash E-card quickly and send it to your friend in minutes!

Follow the 3 steps below, and you can create a Christmas card:
1. Launch Sothink SWF quicker and import card (*.swf).

Choose a Christmas card (*.swf) as you like. Here we choose the swf file “Christmas Day” and open it in Sothink SWF Quicker.
You can download free Christmas E-card here:

http://www.sothink.com/blog/diy-beautiful-christmas-e-cards-as-christmas-gifts/
or download more Christmas E-card resources on the internet.

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Dec 05

DIY Beautiful Christmas E-Cards as Christmas Gifts

Maybe you are busy preparing the Christmas gifts now, even though the Christmas Day is still about twenty days away. And perhaps you are so confused of choosing a special gift which not only can send your best wishes, but also show your personalities.

I have a good idea, that is, to make a nice Christmas Flash card by yourself. “It sounds great, but, I don’t know anything about Flash, it may be very difficult for me”, you may afraid.

Don’t worry! I will tell you a quick and easy way, that is, find a nice Christmas Flash card (*.swf) and edit it into your own way. Please follow me.


1. Prepare a beautiful Christmas tree

To make a Christmas Flash card, you should prepare a beautiful Christmas tree at first. The following is a funny Flash game from which you can decorate your own Christmas tree.

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