Flash Player 10 maximum bitmap size

Monday, September 27th, 2010

ActionScript 3Did you know that Flash Player 10 cannot handle bitmaps larger than roughly 8,000 pixels on a side?

Technically, the hard limit is 16,777,215 total image pixels, with a limit on each dimension of 8,192 pixels. ┬áThis information I obtained only after much Googling and is only available in an obscure Adobe tech note. (more…)