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PRESENTED BY : HEMALADEVI SANASEE Ic number : 900915-08-5414 3/12/2013

. In 3 pages minimum........... Date of Brief: 26/02/2013 AUTHORING TOOLS AND PROGRAMMING TOOLS AUTHORING tools and PROGRAMMING tools are essential tools in creating multimedia applications........ .... explain what are AUTHORING and PROGRAMMING and then discuss the similarities and differences of AUTHORING tools and PROGRAMMING tools and list down examples within those two groups.....MULTIMEDIA DEPARTMENT BAMA502 – Multimedia Technology Project 2 ........ * This project contributes 15% marks of the overall project for BAMA502 course this semester........ Submission date: 12th March 2013 .. The Creative Task: This written assignment will lead you to exploring the idea of getting to know the tools for creating multimedia application and why these tools are divided into two groups...................

query and report programs are often called query tools and report tools. an illustration. Virtually any program or utility that helps programmers or users develop applications or maintain their computers can be called a tool. For example. . debuggers and application generators. authors (those who use authoring tools) can produce attractive and useful graphics applications. . AUTHORING TOOL Authoring tool is also known as Authorware. and by sequencing them in an appropriate order. or a song. such as a paragraph of text. Most authoring systems also support a scripting language for more sophisticated applications. interpreters. editors.Both authoring and programming tools which is used to develop a programme or an application. .Both tools allows non-programmer to easily create software with programming features. By defining the objects' relationships to each other. SIMILARITIES OF AUTHORING AND PROGRAMMING TOOLS . a program that helps you write hypertext or multimedia applications. Examples of programming tools are compilers. assemblers. It is also a program that helps the user analyze or search for data.PROGRAMMING TOOLS Programming tools meant that a program used for software development or system maintenance. Authoring tools usually enable you to create a final application merely by linking together objects.The both tools features are built in but hidden behind buttons and other tools so the author does not need to know how to program. 4GLs.

graphical. and audio data. Examples of authoring tools . Programming tools is also known as loaders. is more to programming software or tools which do not consist that much of attractive graphic application. Programming tools is more towards the basic system to develop an application. Whereas for programming tools.DIFFERENCES OF AUTHORING AND PROGRAMMING TOOLS The distinction between authoring tools and programming tools is not clear-cut but authoring tools consist a lot of attractive and useful graphic application and also authoring tools require less technical knowledge to master and are used exclusively for applications that present a mixture of textual. linkers and program controller.

1. Icon based: icons are gathered along the line and it provide visual development. Cards are put in stack. Card based: cards are developed that have different elements associated with them. • eg: HYPERCARD(Mac)&TOOLBOOK(Mac/Windows) 2. • eg : Authorware(Mac/windows) & IconAuthor (Windows) .

3. Time based: the most popular is by using "timeline" for organizing activities and also using "framing" to adjust the frame size. • eg: flash/ Macromedia Director .

4.Mediaforge .Applemedia. The environment is based on 'Hierarchy'. Object based: support environment based on object and every object is modified using properties & 'modifiers’. • eg: mTropolis.

IDE: Visual Studios 2005 downloads of smaller pieces.Jtag-Programmer: SAM-Prog . such as C only part) .Examples of Programming tools .Debugger: JLINKGDBServer + arm-elf-insight .OS: Windows XP SP2 .Compiler: WinARM .

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