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  1. Thread: Help asap

    by Markus B
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    Using a 2 frame "monitor" MC, you can continually...

    Using a 2 frame "monitor" MC, you can continually monitor the position of the dragged character. If you know the size and position of your rectangle, you can determine what X and Y positions are...
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    Sure, checkout Stickman's tutorial here: Drawing...

    Sure, checkout Stickman's tutorial here:
    Drawing Lines in Flash 4
    Basic concept is to manipulate a diagonal line (hairline thickness) that is 100px by 100px using scaling and duplicate movieclip...
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    You can just type file.html or use relative...

    You can just type file.html or use relative paths. You are only "forced" to use the "http://" when the swf and the target html file are on different servers and not linked.

    Cheers,
    Markus B
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    Colin Moock has 3 solutions to this problem and...

    Colin Moock has 3 solutions to this problem and good explanation on why this happens here:
    Fill The Window
    There's alot of other great information on the site as well. Check it out.

    Cheers,...
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    Thank goodness for Flash 5 - it's so much easier...

    Thank goodness for Flash 5 - it's so much easier to actually have the function. You can duplicate it in Flash 4 but it's a little messy (or at least my code is) - others may have a much more clean,...
  6. Looks like you may need to store the number of...

    Looks like you may need to store the number of frames in the swf file you want to load? Ex. in frame 1 of swf, place the following:

    Set Variable: "noFrames" = _totalframes

    Then when you load...
  7. Looks like you may need to store the number of...

    Looks like you may need to store the number of frames in the swf file you want to load? Ex. in frame 1 of swf, place the following:

    Set Variable: "noFrames" = _totalframes

    Then when you load...
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    Please give more detail (ie. is this in Flash,...

    Please give more detail (ie. is this in Flash, what version, are you pulling information from a database, text file or is it all hand coded in Flash, if database, what type, are you using ASP, JSP,...
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    Try using a monitor MC (ie. a 2 frame MC with the...

    Try using a monitor MC (ie. a 2 frame MC with the same code in both frames).

    Set Variable: "/:ypos" = GetProperty ("/line", _y )
    Set Property ("/line", Y Position) = /:ypos + /:incrementor
    If...
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    Yeah, I hate this too. It's like the problem...

    Yeah, I hate this too. It's like the problem Flash has with rotating objects based on the rotation angle you capture with the GetProperty. Angle rotation based on this will not produce expected...
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    Unfortunately you can't change Scenes from within...

    Unfortunately you can't change Scenes from within a MC directly using the pull-down menu. One way is to move the main timeline to a frame that will change scenes for you.

    Button:
    On (Press)
    ...
  12. Thread: text scroller

    by Markus B
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    "variable.scroll" and "variable.maxscroll" are...

    "variable.scroll" and "variable.maxscroll" are the extension commands for text fields in Flash. ".scroll" is the line number of the top line in your text field and ".maxscroll" is the maximum line...
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    Yes. Based on what you've posted, you will most...

    Yes. Based on what you've posted, you will most likely have to play around with your MC reference. Your Tell Target does not have relative referencing in the statement (i.e. "/whatis", "./whatis",...
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    This is the classic YugoP sliding menu. Basic...

    This is the classic YugoP sliding menu. Basic concept is to use relative positioning to move the menu embedded in a MC until it reaches the destination. If you take the current X position of your...
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    You could also use a blank button (ie. button...

    You could also use a blank button (ie. button with a shape only in the "Hit" frame), place it in a MC and use the Drag Movie command. If you have the MC center on the mouse then it will follow the...
  16. The name of the Movie you want the Intro Movie to...

    The name of the Movie you want the Intro Movie to load and play has to come from somewhere - either the Intro Movie itself, the desired Movie or a 3rd movie that 1st loads the intro Movie that in...
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    You could use the High quality property on a...

    You could use the High quality property on a button:

    On (Release)
    Set Property (High quality) = True
    End On

    or

    On (Release)
    Set Property (High quality) = False
  18. There's a Flash 4 tutorial here:...

    There's a Flash 4 tutorial here:
    ForwardReverseMC

    It uses the _currentframe and Tell Target to manipulate the direction of the timeline based on a button click. If you wanted the MC to play...
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    Sounds like you need to keep track of where your...

    Sounds like you need to keep track of where your animation is so that when you have a roll-out that it ends the animation starting at the same percent you rolled in on. OK, this may sound a little...
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    Getting a Scene to "jump" to another Scene is...

    Getting a Scene to "jump" to another Scene is just a matter of placing a Goto statement in the frame at the end of the desired Scene. You can get a movie to "play backwards" with some...
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    I went to your homepage and got your e-mail...

    I went to your homepage and got your e-mail there. To be sure I got it correct, e-mail me at my e-mail address below. If I got it wrong, I'll re-send the FLA.

    Cheers,
    Markus B
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    OK, time to troubleshoot. If the above code is...

    OK, time to troubleshoot. If the above code is not working, it's most likely a reference problem. Try making a bare bones version of your calculator. Open a new FLA and place in it 2 fields. Name...
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    OK, OK LOL! Check your e-mail. Cheers,...

    OK, OK LOL! Check your e-mail.

    Cheers,
    Markus B
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    The Actionscript needs to be attached to a button...

    The Actionscript needs to be attached to a button otherwise it won't work. I apologize, I should have stated this in my post. Place a button in your main timeline. Assign the code above to the...
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    Glad to see you're up and running. You are...

    Glad to see you're up and running. You are correct. You can't set Instance names for buttons - only MCs. My solution was to place each button in its separate MC and give the MCs and Instance name....
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