Working with movie clips


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Working with movie clips

The second symbol type I'd like to discuss is movie clip. Movie Clips are probably the most commonly used symbols, mainly because of their versatility. One of the main purposes of movie clips is to contain an animation. In fact, they function much like little {italic}Flash{plain} movies inside the main {italic}Flash{plain} movie, but they're not just for animation, they can also behave like buttons, and are even frequently used for the sole purpose of housing a single static element. At this stage thinking of movie clips much in the same way you think of the main {italic}Flash{plain} timeline, is probably half the battle in understanding how they work. They do have their own timelines, exactly like the one you see here, and they function very much the same way. For example, the default behavior of the main {italic}Flash{plain} movie is to play forever. When it uses reaches the end of the timeline, it will loop back to first frame, and begin again. Movie clips behave exactly the s...

Working with movie clips
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Working with movie clips provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Rich Shupe as part of the Flash CS3 Professional Essential Training

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Web
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Flash Professional
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