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Authoring made easy

Advantages: You can make fully functional cd-roms, screensavers and shockwave movies with ease, many third party xtras available for even more control.
Disadvantages: cost, may seem daunting to first-time users.

Director 8 is an authoring package used to create interactive cd rom presentations, shockwave applications and java applets. Director was born out of the ashes of macromedia's icon author, and has facilitated the design of presentations, and has revolu ...

student 30.03.2001 · Read full review
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The Multimedia Power Master

Advantages: Extremely powerful, extendable, create for multiple platforms at once
Disadvantages: Expensive, Shockwave less prevelant than Flash

Macromedia Director, now actually in version 9 or MX as MM prefer to call it, is the industry leading tool for cross platform CD ROM development and is also widely used for web games or animations. As a tool it has evolved from a basic animation engine to ...

FatAndy 18.08.2003 · Read full review
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Macomedia tured me into a movie maker

Advantages: Simple to use....even for a novice.
Disadvantages: Could not find any disadvantages.

Macromedias Director '8' is -in the main- a web site creator package, that leaves the others in the shade. With nothing more than a few hours of training -using director '8's tutorial facility- the novice litterally becomes a film maker. With a plet ...

JHPRUSHTON 01.03.2001 · Read full review
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Be your very own Director

Advantages: Enables you to create dynamic websites with high interactvie content
Disadvantages: Very expensive

Director places you right down in your very own Directors chair, giving you full control on your very own Web creation. With Director you have the power to create highly exciting and interactive Web elements, such as Games for Websites for example. ...

zig3d 18.07.2000 · Read full review
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A change of target market

Advantages: improved datamerge, improved graphics support, lots of free fonts.
Disadvantages: price tag fro home users

After having started to use Adobe PageMaker 6.5 in early 2000, I awaited the new version of PageMaker (Version 7.0) which was released early this year. With the exception of Quark XPress, PageMaker *was* the DTP tool to use, blowing away the lacklustre Mi ...

Morgenhund 02.10.2001 · Read full review
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