Omniture Extensions for Adobe Creative Suite 5 Release Notes

For web professionals and marketers who need to implement web analytics and increase website conversion, Adobe has integrated the robust optimization and analytics capabilities of Omniture’s SiteCatalyst and Test&Target solutions directly into their creative workflows. This document provides an overview, system requirements, installation and updating instructions for the following following three extensions:

  • Omniture SiteCatalyst extension for Adobe Flash Professional CS5 - Visually add tracking to Flash content, directly from the creative workflow, without manually tagging each piece of content. This will dramatically shorten analytics implementation times, allowing you to focus on the impact of your creative work.
  • Omniture Test&Target extension for Adobe Flash Professional CS5 - Easily create and manage Flash content variations for online marketing campaigns directly from your creative workflow, without duplicating effort or writing ActionScript code.
  • Omniture Test&Target extension for Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 - Visually create and manage HTML content for online marketing campaigns, without having to write HTML code.

The extensions are available as free downloads, and only work with the CS5 version of Adobe Flash Professional or Adobe Dreamweaver.

Minimum system requirements

Installing the extensions

Accessing the extensions

Updating the extensions

Uninstalling the extensions

Customer care

Other resources

Minimum system requirements 

Prior to installing and using these extensions, you need to install Flash Professional CS5 and/or Dreamweaver CS5, as applicable, with Adobe Extension Manager. For additional CS5 installation help, go to www.adobe.com/go/cs5install/

  • The minimum system requirements from Adobe Flash Professional CS5 and/or Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 are applicable.
  • Broadband Internet connection required.
  • An Omniture SiteCatalyst or Test&Target login is required, as appropriate.

Compatibility & requirements for Omniture SiteCatalyst extension for Adobe Flash Professional CS5

  • The extension supports ActionScript 3 only.
  • The extension is available in the following languages: United States English, Japanese, Korean, French, German, Spanish, Chinese Traditional, and Chinese Simplified.

Compatibility & requirements for Omniture Test&Target extension for Adobe Flash Professional CS5

  • The extension supports both ActionScript 2 and ActionScript 3.
  • The extension is available in English only.

Compatibility & requirements for Omniture Test&Target extension for Adobe Dreamweaver CS5

  • The extension is available in English only.

Installing the extensions 

The installation of the extensions is managed by Adobe Extension Manager CS5, which is bundled with Adobe Flash Professional CS5, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 or any version of Creative Suite 5.

Please close Flash Professional or Dreamweaver, as appropriate, before following these steps:

  • Download the extension.
  • Double-click the extension. (zxp file)
  • Read and accept the License Agreement.
  • Known issues:
    • On some operating systems (Microsoft Windows Vista and Windows 7), you need to run Extension Manager with administrator privileges, in order to be able to install the extension.

Accessing the extensions

  • Open Dreamweaver or Flash Professional.
  • Open or create a new file.
  • Go to Window > Extensions, and select Omniture Test&Target or Omniture SiteCatalyst, as appropriate.
  • A panel opens, showing a login screen. You can dock or group this panel with other panels in the application.

Updating the extensions

Please close Flash Professional or Dreamweaver, as appropriate, before following these steps:

  • Open Adobe Extension Manager CS5.
  • Whenever Adobe releases a new version of the extension, an icon next to the extension’s name will automatically indicate that an update is available.
  • Select the appropriate extension, then click the “Update” button. You will be asked to confirm the update.
  • Click “Yes” to download the new version.
  • Read and accept the License Agreement.
  • Known issues:
    • On some operating systems (Microsoft Windows Vista and Windows 7), you need to run Extension Manager with administrator privileges, in order to be able to install the extension.

Uninstalling the extensions

Removing the extensions is managed by Adobe Extension Manager CS5, which is bundled with Adobe Flash Professional CS5, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 or any version of Creative Suite 5.

Please close Flash Professional or Dreamweaver, as appropriate, before following these steps:

  • Open Adobe Extension Manager CS5.
  • Select the appropriate product (Flash Professional or Dreamweaver), then the extension you want to remove.
  • Click the “Remove" button.
  • Extension Manager will prompt you to confirm the uninstall. Select "Yes" to uninstall the extension.
  • Known issues:
    • On some operating systems (Microsoft Windows Vista and Windows 7), you need to run Extension Manager with administrator privileges, in order to be able to install the extension.

Customer care

Customer Service

Adobe Customer Service provides assistance with product information, sales, registration, and other non-technical issues. To find out how to contact Adobe Customer Service, please visit Adobe.com for your region or country and click on Contact.

Support Plan Options and Technical Resources

If you require technical assistance for your product, including information on complimentary and fee-based support plans and troubleshooting resources, more information is available at http://www.adobe.com/go/support/.  Outside of North America, go to http://www.adobe.com/go/intlsupport/, click on the drop down menu under the question “Need a different country or region?”, choose a different country or region, then click GO.  Alternatively, you can click on Change beside the country name at the top of the screen to select a different country or region.

Free troubleshooting resources include Adobe’s support knowledgebase, Adobe user-to-user forums, Adobe Support Advisor and more.  We are continually making additional tools and information available online in order to provide you with flexible options for resolving issues as fast as possible.

If you are having any issues with installing or uninstalling any of your Creative Suite 5 applications, please try rebooting your system prior to contacting Support.  For additional CS5 installation help, go to www.adobe.com/go/cs5install/.

Other resources

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