Creating a new document
Before you can draw or animate in Flash, you need to create a new
document. You can create a new document from the Welcome Screen or
from the File menu at the top of the screen.
1. The Welcome Screen of the Flash is the launch pad for creating
and opening files. It appears when Flash is first launched or when no documents
are open in the application.
From the Create New column in the middle of the Welcome Screen,
click on ActionScript 3.0.
2. From the File menu, choose File > New to create a new
The New Document dialog box appears. Under the General
tab, choose ActionScript 3.0., and press OK to create a new
Now, your workspace appears as shown in following figure.