August 23, 2014: Version 1.02 now available!
Build on November 27, 2013, released today, version 1.02 fixes a 'freeze' bug.
August 10, 2011: Version 1.01 now available!
This version fixes an important issue discovered. Thank you all for the feedback.
July 28, 2011: ABCMerge version 1.00 released!
What is ABCMerge?
ABCMerge is a Windows console (Win32 command-line) utility application, that optimizes AS3 Flash (SWF) files by
ABCMerge is free to use (at your own risk), you cannot distribute it or link directly to the download. All rights other than granted here belong to Manitu Group.
Linking to this page is welcome. [http://www.buraks.com/abcmerge].
[Note: ABCMerge has an undisclosed use case].
You can run ABCMerge from the command-line. For this, start/run cmd, use it like ABCMerge yourswf.swf. If you can afford not to see the result, you can simply drag and drop your SWF onto ABCMerge.exe.
ABCMerge.exe takes parameters from the command line. Usage is:
inFile is the AS3 SWF file, which will be 'optimized'.
ABCMerge will rename inFile with appending .BAK extension (If a file with the same name with .BAK extension exists. it will be overwritten). Processed and optimized SWF file will have the original inFile name.
ABCMerge will preserve the the compression method in the original SWF. ABCMerge supports uncompressed, ZLIB compressed and LZMA compressed SWF files.
abcmerge.exe will return the following exit codes:
Version 1.02 (November 23, 2013)
Version 1.01 (August 10, 2011)
Version 1.00 (July 28, 2011)
Version 1.02. No known bugs.
Version 1.0x Known issues:
ABCMerge 1.02 (abcmerge102.zip 445KB)
MD5 checksum of abcmerge102.zip is 57E49E5A00EBF3ED66B07A71B060F8F1.
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For direct or indirect help in the making of ABCMerge
Philippe Elsass - http://philippe.elsass.me/
Makc - http://twitter.com/makc3d
Mika Palmu - FlashDevelop
I get a black window pop up and disappear when I run ABCMerge.exe. What's going on?
This is expected behavior. ABCMerge is a command-line console application.
Can I distribute ABCMerge?
Can I use ABCMerge to provide an online optimization service?
Can you provide me license to distribute ABCMerge?
Can you provide me a custom ABCMerge build to include in my application?
Yes, please contact us with your specific need. (This is about distributing ABCMerge. Using ABCMerge on your SWF files is completely free).
I love ABCMerge so much. How can I help with further development of ABCMerge?
Thank you! You can consider purchasing Manitu Group products to support us...
ABCMerge is not an officially supported product. But you'll most likely receive a response when you write to firstname.lastname@example.org, if you also mention abcmerge in the subject line (otherwise we may miss your email). Please let us know your experience and about bugs, suggestions are always welcome.
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