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Tutorials

This section contains a series of tutorials to help give you a feel for the basic concepts of Anvil. They consist mostly of explanatory text, then a step-by-step example to try, and a video demonstrating the concept. Some the concepts are simple enough to understand with only a video, or difficult to perform with a basic Windows installation, so for those the step-by-step examples are omitted.

Each of the tutorials are fairly small and focus on one general area of the editor. Each builds on the previous ones, so reading them in order is best.

The tutorials are written as if you are using your mouse right-handed: it refers to the main mouse button that's usually pressed with the index finger as the "left button" for convenience. If you've changed the orientation, just think of "left button" as "main button".

Note

You might notice that the look of Anvil changes over time as you watch the tutorial videos. This is because it did change as I added new features and styling. Someday┬╣ I'll go back and redo the earlier videos with the modern style.

[1] On the other hand, CCR had some wise words about someday.