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[web] How do you use the Flex Compilers

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Hi, I'm a complete and utter newbie when it comes to flash game programming and I'm struggling a bit with the first step. I downloaded the Flex SDK and I'm now trying to use the compilers in it to compile a very simple mxml file. The problem is I don't know how. All the tutorials I've seen tell you to navigate to the directory that the file is in and use the command mxmlc main.mxml. When i do this i get the message:- "'mxmlc' is not recognised as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file." Can anyone shed some light on where I'm going wrong? Thanks

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Make sure to close any console windows you have, and open a new one after making that change. The existing console windows will still be using the old PATH.

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Ok it was my mistake, I made a spelling mistake in the path name and only realised it while I was writing it out.

Thanks for all your help guys.

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