Saturday, 24 August 2019, 01:57 AM

Site: Webmaster Technology Institute
Course: Webmaster Technology Institute (AWS)
Glossary: Global Technical Glossary

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Macromedia Fireworks (also known as FW for short) is a bitmap and vector graphics editor, developed by Macromedia and aimed at web designers (with features such as: slices, the ability to add hotspots etc.). It is designed to integrate easily with other Macromedia products, such as Dreamweaver and Flash, and is part of the Macromedia Studio 8 suite.

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Flash is an authoring tool that allows you to create anything from a simple animation to a complex interactive web application, such as an online store.

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"A device that can be programmed to move forwards and backwards and to turn, or to perform a task or sequence of tasks. Some are independent; others can be connected to a computer.",
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Frame (Frame-by-frame animation): Is an animation created by moving an object little-by-little over several consecutive frames and is used by working with the Timeline feature in Flash.

Source: http://wps.aw.com/aw_webwizard/0,6065,184735-,00.html

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Microsoft FrontPage is a powerful Web design software tool that is available at retail locations everywhere.

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file transfer protocol
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A function object is a computer programming construct allowing an object to be invoked or called as if it were an ordinary function. The exact meaning may vary among programming languages

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giga byte OR gigabyte
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group decision support system
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The most common forms of computer software such as word processors and spreadsheets.,
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"A computer-based mapping system. Maps, including Ordnance Survey, linked to associated databases, e.g. census surveys.",
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graphic interchange format
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Gradients allow you to create the illusiuon of depth and allows you to blend colors.

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Software which will draw on screen the graph of a mathematical function.,
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A calculator that can be programmed to draw graphs of mathematical functions.,
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When the grid is displayed in a document, it appears as a set of lines behind the artwork in all scenes. You can snap objects to the grid, and you can modify the grid size and grid line colour.
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graphical user interface
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Guides are a feature in Flash to help you lay out the Stage more precisely. Guides are horizontal and vertical lines you can use as drawing aids while you work.smile

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hypertext markup language
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hypertext transfer protocol