Refer to the tutorials and resources on this page to get started with Fireworks CS5. Some tutorials require Fireworks CS5, although some apply still to Fireworks CS4. To understand the differences between the two versions, check out the product's version comparison table.
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Adobe Fireworks is a powerful web design and prototyping tool that provides robust features to create, edit, and optimize your artwork for delivery in a wide variety of file formats. This Design Learning Guide for Fireworks covers everything you need to know to import, scale, align, edit, slice, and export high-quality graphic files.
Bring in bitmap images from other programs such as Photoshop and Illustrator.
Use best practices to archive and generate assets for your projects.
Select, scale, crop, and apply Live Filters to bitmap images.
Precisely and accurately control the placement of objects in a Fireworks document.
Resize vector content intelligently while maintaining its proportions with 9-slice scaling.
Organize your assets, change the stacking order, and set the visibility, opacity, and blending modes with the Layers panel.