We all know it. Creating documentation of our actionscript, flex, air or flash projects isn't exactly our first priority. The Ortelius - actionscript documentation generator, is a tool that ease the task of creating documentation.
This actionscript documentation generator is an easy-to-use tool to generate html documentation of your actionscript code. This documentation makes it easier to use your actionscript classes & actionscript API, within your different flash an flex projects.
Javadoc tags in your actionscript
Ortelius uses javadoc tags in the code to add information about a actionscript class, interface, property or method. The information you write in theese tags is extracted by the generator and put in to a html documentation of your actionscript classes.
>> See how to use javadoc tags in your as3 code
Easy to make actionscript documentation
Ortelius is very easy to use, with a simple graphical interface. To generate html documentation of your actionscript classes only takes 3 simple steps.
>> The 3 steps
Its free & opensource
Ortelius is free to download and use, and you can download the source code from google code (C# & .NET).
>> Go to Google code
Orteius is Actionscript 3 ready
Ortelius is optimized for generating documentation of actionscript 3 code. It can be used for both flex and flash projects, but it dosent create documentation of the code you have inside your flash file - only your as class files.
Plugin for FlashDevelop
If you add the FlashDevelop plugin, you can jump directly from FlashDevelop to Ortelius. It loads all the new actionscript files and you are only one click away from generate documentation of your actionscript code.
>> Read more
Click here to see an example of the documentation of actionscript code that the Ortelius generator creates.
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