The Adobe Flash Player is a popular platform (it is installed on over 97% of internet connected computers) that has been used by many websites to create rich, interactive experiences for users. The Flash Player is commonly used to create animations and games and play videos. With later releases it is possible to create even more intricate effects including 3D. The Player is available for most major operating systems and mobile devices.
This guide will show you how to get the most out of the Flash Player, including how to manage security, where to find free games, how to make your own games using ActionScript, and how to create 3D Flash applications.