Develop games with ActionScript
 
Efficiently build high-performance games using the ActionScript® language.
Stage 3d
 
Coding
Develop games more quickly with Flash Builder 4.7 thanks to advanced code hinting, code refactoring and quick-assist templates.
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Multi-threading
Create ActionScript workers easily with a wizard-based interface, updated debugger and build packaging support in Flash Builder 4.7.
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Deployment and testing
Efficiently deploy, debug and profile iOS and Android™ apps via USB and Wi-Fi directly from the Flash Builder IDE.

Code faster
 
Reduce the time from concept to delivery with robust coding tools and comprehensive templates.
HD-quality video
 
Powerful code editing
Speed coding through syntax colouring, statement completion, code collapse, refactoring support, live highlighting of invalid references and interactive step-through debugging.
High-quality of service
 
Code generation
Use QuickAssist/Fix to rename and manipulate variables, generate getters/setters and event handlers, organise imports and more. Use the override/implements feature to define methods from a superclass or interface.
Stage 3d
 
Code templates
Use over 100 best-practice code templates (aka snippets) for ActionScript, MXML and CSS. Review and insert templates using code assist. Create customised templates and import or export them for sharing within teams.

Deliver native experiences
 
Provide a better experience to end-users across desktop and mobile platforms.
Multicore rendering
 
Mobile application packaging and signing
Package and sign applications as platform-specific installer files for upload to application stores.
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Native extensions
Access the latest platform and device capabilities for iOS, Android, BlackBerry® Tablet OS, Windows®, Mac OS and Linux®. 
Multicore rendering
 
Captive runtime
Increase instal rates and reduce testing costs by bundling the runtime with applications.

Easily debug and test
 
Help ensure a quality experience while reducing testing time with powerful testing tools.
Multicore rendering
 
Mobile app debugging
Debug and test applications on locally connected mobile devices or a mobile emulator.
SWF file optimisation
 
Memory and performance profilers
Accelerate application performance using memory and performance profilers that monitor and analyse memory consumption and CPU cycles.
Advanced bitmap control
 
Network Monitor
Generate a detailed audit trail of all data passed between the local Flex application and the back end, assisting with debugging and performance tuning.
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Functional testing support
Get support for automated functional testing tools such as HP QuickTest Professional and FlexMonkey. Automate functional testing using the Flex unit testing framework.