Skinning components


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Skinning components

Now let's talk about changing the look or design of our components. That process is called skinning components. If you're following along, I'm working in 05_Skinning_Components.fla in the Chapter 07 folder in the Exercise Files folder. On the stage we have this simple form that we created in this chapter. What we're going to do is modify the graphics and some of the components in this Flash file. Let's test the movie to see what our the components look like by default. Command+Return on the Mac, Ctrl+Enter on the PC. If I click inside of the text field, I get a blue rectangle showing me which text field has focus.

If I click the Submit button, it has a blue rectangle for a focus outline, and it turns blue when I click it. So let's close the Preview window. Let's take a look at editing our button. In Flash CS3 editing components is just as simple as editing a movie clip. I'm going to double-click the Submit button on the stage and then you can choose which part of the ...

Skinning components
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Skinning components provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash CS3 Professional Beyond the Basics

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