Adding a progress bar


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Adding a progress bar

One of the final things to add to any site it's going to be the progress bar. And what this does is that it's just actually just shows the progress of things downloading, giving some visual feedback to the user. And that's what I want to do with this site. But before I do so let's go ahead and do a Test Movie. (Music playing) And let's go ahead and check out sort of how this would be downloaded. So I'm going to go to View > Bandwidth Profiler. So this actually gives me a profile of the content that needs to be downloaded.

Notice down here at the bottom it says 648 KB. So again it's a fairly, fairly good size. And if I want to view this as if the users are viewing it, what I can do is I can just check my Download Settings. So I've this set to DSL, but what I want to do is I want to Simulate Download. So notice how I'm giving these little dots in the center right here, indicating that something is going on, but I have no idea how long we'll be sittin...

Adding a progress bar
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Adding a progress bar provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Paul Trani as part of the Creating a First Web Site with Flash Professional CS5

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Web
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Flash Professional Illustrator
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