Actionscript / Action Scripting in Flash
What is Actionscript in Flash?
Actionscript is a scripting language used with Flash. Actionscripting was developed with the guidelines from ECMAScript. Even though introduced with simple commands, later it was upgraded to a complete scripting language later.
This is the basis for making flash animations very interactive. The Data types in Actionscripting are similar to that of Java's data type. Now these has variables, expressions, operators, if statements, and loops. The three versions of Actionscript are 1.0, 2.0, 3.0