Displaying content with thumbnails


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Displaying content with thumbnails

I'm now going to display the appropriate content from the thumbnails and I want to make everything XML-driven, because currently how this is set up is this image is hardcoded in the Flash file, so is this text, as well as the description. So I want to take care of that first. Also notice, as I come down here over these thumbnails, I need to implement the hand cursor, just so users know that these are buttons. So I need to make these movie clips work like buttons.

Now, if I do select one of these or any one of these, notice how it displays content from this very first image. So, I need to make sure all this information is being pulled from the correct XML and it's not hardcoded, because believe it or not, this information, as you click, is all hardcoded, pointing to that first image and its related text. Let me close that. I'm going to go into my portfolio file.

The first thing I'm going to do is I'm going to make sure this UILoader does not reference that basketball i...

Displaying content with thumbnails
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Displaying content with thumbnails provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Paul Trani as part of the Creating a Portfolio Web Site Using Flash CS4 Professional

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