Macromedia Flash MX

On March 15, 2002, Macromedia released a vector graphics editor for creating rich Internet content and multimedia applications Macromedia Flash MX.

Macromedia Flash MX included new features such as new video capabilities, enhanced color management, Timeline folders, advanced scripting and debugging tools, Flash components to rapidly deploy rich Web applications. The program was released with Flash Player 6.

Macromedia Flash MX

Workspace and Palettes

Actions – Frame


UI Buttons

Publish Settings

Button Component

Import Video

Quiz Component


Release Date

  • March 15, 2002

System Requirements


  • Intel Pentium 200 MHz or equivalent processor running
  • Windows 98 SE, Windows Me, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, or Windows XP


  • Power Macintosh running Mac OS 9.1 (or late) or Mac OS X verison 10.1 (or later)


  • 64 MB of RAM (128 MB recommended)
  • 85 MB of available disc space
  • 16-bit color monitor capable of 1024 x 768 resolution
  • CD-ROM drive


  • Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP or later
  • Macintosh PowerPC with System 8.6 or later (including OS X 10.1 or later)
  • Netscape plug-in that works with Netscape 4 (or later) in Windows, or works with Netscape 4.5 (or later) or Internet Explorer 5.0 (or later) on the Mac OS
  • To run ActiveX controls, Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.0 or later Windows 95, Windows 95, Windows Me, Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP or later
  • AOL 7 on Windows, AOL 5 on the Mac OS
  • Opera 6 on Windows, Opera 5 on the Mac OS


  • $499 (upgrade, $199)