Category: Main Productivity Web Design Adobe Animate Flash 8.0 Professional

Adobe Animate

Released with Flash Player 8, new features in Macromedia Flash 8 Professional included: graphical filters (blur, drop shadow, glow, etc.) and blend modes,
easing control for animation, enhanced stroke properties (caps and
joins), object-based drawing mode, run-time bitmap caching, FlashType advanced anti-aliasing for text, On2
VP6 advanced video codec, support for alpha transparency in video, a
stand-alone encoder and advanced video importer, cue point support in
FLV files, an advanced video playback component, and an interactive
mobile device emulator.
Macromedia Flash Basic 8, a "lite" version of the Flash authoring
tool targeted to new users who only wanted to do basic drawing,
animation, and interactivity. The Basic product was eventually stopped.

Application Details:

Version: Flash 8.0 Professional
License: Retail
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 4.0.4

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Test Results

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What works

From motion tween to masks everything seem to work fine except copying and pasting movie clips.

What does not

For some reason you cant copy movie clips just by right clicking it, it will turn into bitmap after pasting it.


You can get movieclips from library anyways.

What was not tested

Some advanced actionscript code.Basic ones has no problem.

Hardware tested


  • GPU: Intel
  • Driver: proprietary

Additional Comments

Some animations might be slower than it's  on the windows pc but still the best presentation, animation and e-learning stuff software on the market.It also works fine in linux using wine.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentGoogle Chrome OS, Linux(Beta) a.k.a. CrostiniAug 01 20204.0.4Yes Yes YesGoldGurbuz 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jun 17 20194.8Yes Yes NoPlatinumTeheeFB 
ShowUbuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Jul 26 20183.13Yes Yes NoSilverTeheeFB 
ShowUbuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Jun 15 20183.10Yes Yes NoSilverTeheeFB 
ShowUbuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)May 01 20183.6Yes Yes NoSilverTeheeFB 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
7316 Tablet Pressure Sensitivty Not Working in Flash 8 CLOSED ABANDONED View

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