[Flashcoders] RE: rich text box

2006-03-06 Thread Costello, Rob R
Hi Sander, my need is for the latter a text box in which people can create rich text content with a formatting toolbar so you can send it so a server-side script Rob - Original Message - Rob, Is a rich text box a box you can fill with HTML content easily or

[Flashcoders] allowing external content to acces local content

2006-03-06 Thread Tom Versweyveld
I'm trying to allow an swf (loaded from a testing server), to access the global scope in an swf running in authoring, but I keep getting: *** Security Sandbox Violation *** SecurityDomain 'http://192.168.1.1/someflash.swf' tried to access incompatible context 'file:///C|//iloaded someflash.swf'

[Flashcoders] : How to call zooms photo from outside folder.

2006-03-06 Thread Harry
- Original Message - From: Bharat Group To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Cc: Nick Weekes Sent: Monday, March 06, 2006 2:08 PM Subject: How to call zooms photo from outside folder. HI all, I am calling the thumbnails from a folder i.e outside the fla. and it's working fine but

[Flashcoders] calling ext file

2006-03-06 Thread Harry
- Original Message - From: Bharat Group To: flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com Sent: Monday, March 06, 2006 4:01 PM Subject: calling ext file HI all, I am calling the thumbnails from a folder i.e outside the fla. and it's working fine but the prob. is I want to call the zoom of the

[Flashcoders] [ann] Sydney Developers Study Group 13th March

2006-03-06 Thread Chris Velevitch
On Monday 13th March is the first meeting of the year and it starts with the new study group weekly meeting format. With the study group format, members are asked to study some aspect of the Flash Platform prior to the meeting (see http://www.flashdev.org.au/program). At the meeting, the moderator

[Flashcoders] calling ext file

2006-03-06 Thread Harry
HI all, I am calling the thumbnails from a folder i.e outside the fla. and it's working fine but the prob. is I want to call the zoom of the those thumbnails also that to from outside folder. Can any one tell me how to do it? I mean it should be , when clicking on thumbnails it should

Re: [Flashcoders] FF Seattle Report

2006-03-06 Thread eugen pflüger
right, andreas. eugen Am 05.03.2006 um 23:03 schrieb Andreas Rønning: Glad you had a ball, but until Adobe stops ass-raping the FlashCom community with bizarre licensing practises and the inability to make statements with a straight face, i don't see how this merger is positive at

[Flashcoders] Flex and the Key class

2006-03-06 Thread matti bar zeev
Hi list, I saw that Adobe decided to remove the Key class from flex and as3. I can't seem to find the replacement for Key.isDown() in the new class. does anyone knows where or what it is? I'm not looking for creating an event for the key but rather track a keys via an interval. cheerz.

RE: [Flashcoders] FF Seattle Report

2006-03-06 Thread David Mendels
Hi, Lots of stuff in this email, but I will just respond to this: Flex takes what was getting good about AS and implements it in a retardedly expensive solution that is of little interest to a whole bunch of us. The Flex 2 SDK is free. Hard to call that expensive. Flex Builder 2 is under

[Flashcoders] Newbiew question AS3

2006-03-06 Thread Forums @ Existanze
Hello all, This is my first post in this mailing list after reading it for about week, just to get the feel of thing. I have seen actionscript v3 being mentioned here. I am a programmer, not so much of a designer, so I would be really interested to find out more about v3, changes and new

Re: [Flashcoders] Newbiew question AS3

2006-03-06 Thread Scott Fanetti
AS3 information language reference: http://livedocs.macromedia.com/labs/1/flex/langref/index.html Adobe labs AS3 site http://labs.macromedia.com/wiki/index.php/ActionScript_3 Forums @ Existanze wrote: Hello all, This is my first post in this mailing list after reading it for about week,

Re: [Flashcoders] allowing external content to acces local content

2006-03-06 Thread Scott Fanetti
Use system.security.allowDomain(http://192.168.1.1;) allowinsecuredomain simply lets Flash allow a domain that is insecure to be loaded and executed if it is being served from a secure domain. Put system.security.allowDomain into your loader movie. Make sure your loader movie is running

Re: [Flashcoders] FF Seattle Report

2006-03-06 Thread Andreas Rønning
Haha is that positive or negative? :) Sorry for the OT outburst everyone. It's been brewing for a while. - A eugen pflüger wrote: right, andreas. eugen Am 05.03.2006 um 23:03 schrieb Andreas Rønning: Glad you had a ball, but until Adobe stops ass-raping the FlashCom community with

Re: [Flashcoders] allowing external content to acces local content

2006-03-06 Thread franto
yes, system.security.allowDomain works, i just have same problem today, and it's helped me On 3/6/06, Scott Fanetti [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Use system.security.allowDomain(http://192.168.1.1;) allowinsecuredomain simply lets Flash allow a domain that is insecure to be loaded and executed if

[Flashcoders] Please Help -- No Files in Flash Explorer

2006-03-06 Thread lieven.cardoen
I don't know what I've done (nothing I think and yet...). I restarted Eclipse and suddenly I see no projects anymore in my Flash Explorer (from FDT). When I open the Java perspective, I do see the projects. Switching to Flash explorer, everything gone. Filters are ok, so I don't know why the

Re: [Flashcoders] FF Seattle Report

2006-03-06 Thread Andreas Rønning
The point is Flex is a completely separate technology Adobe are actively pushing forward, and they're trying to get me in on it by teasing me with a preview of AS3 ;P Conspiracy! Aiee!! But seriously. It smacks of a form of early brand imprinting. I don't see Flex murdering AJAX or sparkle in

Re: [Flashcoders] 2D first person shooter

2006-03-06 Thread Samuel Santos
Hi guys! But Troy, look this amazing tutorial: http://www.gotoandplay.it/_articles/2004/07/el_maze3d.php I want just if has some tutorial with more features to base :) Samuel ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options

RE: [Flashcoders] FF Seattle Report

2006-03-06 Thread Nick Weekes
Sounds like you havent really come across a project that needs a flex solution rather than a flash solution. Flex is a great tool for fairly specific implementations (RIA's, dashboards, etc etc), whereas flash is more general (but that comes at a price in terms of dev time). And circa $1000

Re: [Flashcoders] Please Help -- No Files in Flash Explorer

2006-03-06 Thread John Giotta
Have you tried contacting PowerFlasher with this problem? ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive: http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman/listinfo/flashcoders Brought to you by Fig Leaf Software

Re: [Flashcoders] FF Seattle Report

2006-03-06 Thread Kent Humphrey
On 6 Mar 2006, at 13:33, Nick Weekes wrote: The point is Flex is a completely separate technology Adobe are actively pushing forward, and they're trying to get me in on it by teasing me with a preview of AS3 ;P Conspiracy! Aiee!! But seriously. It smacks of a form of early brand

[Flashcoders] Strange behaviour from modulus operator

2006-03-06 Thread Paul Steven
Experiencing a strange problem using the modulus operator. Inside a function I have the following code: var vValue1 = passed_MC._x - this.Maze_Horizontal_offset; var vValue2 = 36; var vTheResult = vValue1 % vValue2; trace (vValue1 = + vValue1); trace (vTheResult = + Number(vTheResult));

Re: [Flashcoders] Newbiew question AS3

2006-03-06 Thread Sam Thorne
AS3 is not part of Flash 8, which is why you didn't find anything on it in the official documentation. On 6 Mar 2006, at 12:42PM, Forums @ Existanze wrote: Hello all, This is my first post in this mailing list after reading it for about week, just to get the feel of thing. I have seen

Re: [Flashcoders] Strange behaviour from modulus operator

2006-03-06 Thread Helen Triolo
Because _x is not necessarily an integer, vValue1 is not guaranteed to be an integer either, which it must be for modulo to return the result you want. Force it to be with var vValue1 = Math.round(passed_MC._x - this.Maze_Horizontal_offset); and it should work as you expect. Helen --

Re: [Flashcoders] Strange behaviour from modulus operator

2006-03-06 Thread Danny Kodicek
Experiencing a strange problem using the modulus operator. Inside a function I have the following code: var vValue1 = passed_MC._x - this.Maze_Horizontal_offset; var vValue2 = 36; var vTheResult = vValue1 % vValue2; trace (vValue1 = + vValue1); trace (vTheResult = + Number(vTheResult));

RE: [Flashcoders] Strange behaviour from modulus operator

2006-03-06 Thread Paul Steven
Thanks a million Helen - I have been sitting for hours trying to figure this one out - doesnt help being bunged up with the cold so few brain cells actually functioning!! -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Helen Triolo Sent: 06 March 2006 14:13

Re: [Flashcoders] RE: rich text box

2006-03-06 Thread Mike Britton
This one looks nice: http://www.flashloaded.com/flashcomponents/flashtexteditor/ Pricey though for a component. hth, Mike ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive:

Re: [Flashcoders] Strange behaviour from modulus operator

2006-03-06 Thread Ron Wheeler
How much closer to zero where you expecting? 5 to the power of 10 to the -14 is zero to the limits of modern PCs. If you want to deal with integers make the numbers integers. If you do your math in floating point with a mantissa with lots of bits, you are going to get some bits left over at

Re: [Flashcoders] RE: rich text box

2006-03-06 Thread Marcelo Volmaro
If you don´t mind in adapting the source to use the MM components (or if you want to use it out of the box): http://osflash.org/flashtextarea On Mon, 06 Mar 2006 11:21:12 -0300, Mike Britton [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This one looks nice:

Re: [Flashcoders] Sound.stop(linkage) problem

2006-03-06 Thread Ramon Miguel M. Tayag
Yup, I basically have a SoundStreamer class that does all the work: class net.quirkworks.sound.SoundStreamer// extends Sound { function SoundStreamer(mc:MovieClip)//, bAutoPlay:Boolean) { if (arguments.length == 0) {

Re: [Flashcoders] Newbiew question AS3

2006-03-06 Thread stefan burt
Will AS3 replace AS2 in flash anytime soon, or is it just a flex variant of the language? Cheers Stefan On 3/6/06, Sam Thorne [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: AS3 is not part of Flash 8, which is why you didn't find anything on it in the official documentation. On 6 Mar 2006, at 12:42PM, Forums @

RE: [Flashcoders] Newbiew question AS3

2006-03-06 Thread Merrill, Jason
It's not just a Flex variant of the language The first product to formally use AS3 will be Flex 2, but will also be a part of Flash: http://labs.macromedia.com/technologies/actionscript3/ http://labs.macromedia.com/technologies/flashplayer8_5/ Jason Merrill | E-Learning Solutions |

Re: [Flashcoders] Newbiew question AS3

2006-03-06 Thread stefan burt
I've heard a lot about flex are there any sites/app's on the net which offer a good impression of what the platform is capable of? I have taken the time to watch a few of the video on the adobe/macromedia site but as there isn't a build of flex for osx I haven't been able to test drive it to get

Re: [Flashcoders] Newbiew question AS3

2006-03-06 Thread Mike Britton
Adobe Labs http://labs.macromedia.com/ is the place to go for demos and examples. there isn't a build of flex for osx It would be consistent with Eclipse's cross-platform standing if one were eventually made available. Flex Builder 2 should install on any machine ColdFusion can install on.

Re: [Flashcoders] .curveTo question

2006-03-06 Thread Tom Rhodes
curveTo takes 4 args, not 2. have a look in the help for curveTo, you need to specify the control points and the anchor points... ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive:

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Ramon Miguel M. Tayag
Yes, with 3rd party apps like Zinc or SWFStudio. On 3/7/06, Dominico Savio [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is there anyway we can remove the Setting and About Macromedia ... when users do the right click? My client need to use right click in this project Dominic

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Gaia-Tek
Here's what I've been able to find out: Disable Flash movie right-click menu disabling right-clicking on a Flash movie (in IE [on a PC]) so, i've complained for some time on various forums about the inherent security flaw of having the About Macromedia Flash Player X open a new browser

[Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread murder design
this fills up my dynamic txt field. then just stops. it should keep producing a random string of 19 characters (the length of the txt field), then replace it every frame with a new string of random characters. instead it just fills up, then stops. ugh! - ascii = new Array(a, b, c, d, e,

RE: [Flashcoders] .curveTo question

2006-03-06 Thread Scott Hyndman
I believe the curveTo() method take four arguments. Anchor coords and control coords. Just something I noticed offhand. I haven't tested the code. Scott -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] on behalf of murder design Sent: Mon 3/6/2006 12:32 PM To: Flashcoders mailing

RE: [Flashcoders] .curveTo question

2006-03-06 Thread Scott Hyndman
Oops, I should have read this reply first. Scott -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] on behalf of Tom Rhodes Sent: Mon 3/6/2006 12:41 PM To: Flashcoders mailing list Cc: Subject:Re: [Flashcoders] .curveTo question curveTo takes 4 args, not 2. have a look in

Re: [Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread Byron Canfield
I don't see anything there in that code that limits the string length to 19, nor anything to reset the string to a null value upon reaching the 19. It just keeps on concatenating onto the end of the string, but you can't see it because of the limited size of the textfield. Try putting a trace in

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Dominico Savio
I want to use this online, so can Zinc and SWFStudio do that? or I have to export swf out as EXE? On 3/6/06, Ramon Miguel M. Tayag [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yes, with 3rd party apps like Zinc or SWFStudio. On 3/7/06, Dominico Savio [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is there anyway we can remove the

Re: [Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread michael . bordner
you might have an issue with using x as a global variable? try defining x with var in the for loop.. or somewhere in the function. if you do not use var, it should become a global variable. -mike Byron Canfield [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent by: [EMAIL PROTECTED] 03/06/2006 01:55 PM Please

Re: [Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread murder design
well, i have localized x in the for loop, and changed the value in the single number generator from x to singleLetter. that seems to have been a giant part of the problem. however now, the code produces one solid string. blinks out. no text, then freezes up. ascii = new Array(a, b, c, d, e, f,

[Flashcoders] secure server communication

2006-03-06 Thread lars
hi all. i know this question has been asked a few times, but never theless i have to ask it again: i have to do a multi-level game where each level when done reveals a secret word and all words together result in a end-level solution-word. the players have to register first, dont have to play all

RE: [Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread Hairy Dog Digital
You're first populating myTxt_txt with a string of 19 spaces or other character, correct? Are you certain that random2() is not appending a new string to the end of the existing one? What if trimmed it down and changed it to... function random2() { yy = _root.myTxt_txt.length; initialTxt =

Re: [Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread murder design
great fix! thx guys(or gals): ascii = new Array(a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h, i, j, k, l, m, n, o, p, q, r, s, t, u, v, w, x, y, z, !, @, #, $, %, ^, ); function random1() { singleLetter = ascii[random(ascii.length)]; return singleLetter; } function random2() { yy =

[Flashcoders] referencing movieclips in an array ..

2006-03-06 Thread murder design
i am trying to dynamically create 20 movieclips. i want to name them dynamically, and reference the clip within an array. is this the best way to go about it? will this even work?... // array to hold dynamically created movieclips within myItems = new Array(); // add a movie clip function

[Flashcoders] Load external bitmap into bitmapdata?

2006-03-06 Thread Marcelo Volmaro
Hi list!, It´s possible to load an external bitmap (jpg, png, gif) into a bitmapData? Or.. It´s possible to load an external bitmap into an MC and then render that mc into a bitmapData? All what i tried didn´t work... Thanks in advance!, -- _ Marcelo Volmaro

Re: [Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread Byron Canfield
I think I would take the simpler route: ascii = new Array(a, b, c, d, e, f, g, h, i, j, k, l, m, n, o, p, q, r, s, t, u, v, w, x, y, z); function fncShuffle() { return Math.floor(Math.random()*3)-1; } _root.onEnterFrame = function() { myTxt_txt.text =

[Flashcoders] Q:Tween Class..detect tween in progress

2006-03-06 Thread bitstreams
Hi using the built in tween class and not able to figure out how to detect a tween in progress. There's 'OnMotionFinished' and 'OnMotionStarted' With fuse you can simply do a boolean check (if (tween)). Any Tween Class experts out there? Thanks in advance Jim Bachalo [e] jbach at bitstream.ca

Re: [Flashcoders] random concatenated txt question

2006-03-06 Thread Ron Wheeler
Does this need to be inside the loop? if (initialTxt == undefined) { initialTxt = ''; } Why not clean up the code by typing it fully to reduce or eliminate the possibility of silly errors. initialTxt is never declared. Why is this myTxt not on _root with the other one.

[Flashcoders] Shape tweens through AS?

2006-03-06 Thread Roy Pardi
I haven't dug very deeply into the tween class. Anyone know if it is possible to do shape tweens with it (or has someone written a custom class to do this)? thanks! --Roy -- - Studio Blog: http://www.roypardi.com/studio/

Re: [Flashcoders] Q:Tween Class..detect tween in progress

2006-03-06 Thread eric dolecki
onTweenUpdate I believe On 3/6/06, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi using the built in tween class and not able to figure out how to detect a tween in progress. There's 'OnMotionFinished' and 'OnMotionStarted' With fuse you can simply do a boolean check (if (tween)). Any

Re: [Flashcoders] Load external bitmap into bitmapdata?

2006-03-06 Thread Adrian Park
Hey Marcelo, I've been playing with BitmapData for the first time this past weekend so I stand to be corrected on what I'm about to say! My understanding is that you can only load BitmapData from an existing image which is already in your library and has a linkage ID. For this reason, I don't

Re: [Flashcoders] 2D first person shooter

2006-03-06 Thread Samuel Santos
Well... It can be and today it's more usual be in 3D but in the begin like the others friends of the list said, Doom and Wolfenstein are not made in 3D Both are 2D simulate 3D with sprites. and there is a recriation of Wolfenstein 3D in flash 8 in this link:

Re: [Flashcoders] Shape tweens through AS?

2006-03-06 Thread Zeh Fernando
I haven't dug very deeply into the tween class. Anyone know if it is possible to do shape tweens with it (or has someone written a custom class to do this)? Well, short answer: you can't do it. It isn't a matter of building classes for it; you can't just modify an existing drawing. There

[Flashcoders] Accesing Deltapacket

2006-03-06 Thread Felipe Fernandez
Hi, I'm in trouble with DeltaPacket, Deltas and so on. I have a DataSet bind to a DataGrid. This datagrid is editable and it's allowed add and remove items.I know changes are stored in DataSet Deltapacket, but I want to access that changes in order to send to server using remoting. I know about

Re: [Flashcoders] Shape tweens through AS?

2006-03-06 Thread Roy Pardi
At 6:08 PM -0300 3/6/06, Zeh Fernando wrote: Well, short answer: you can't do it. It isn't a matter of building classes for it; you can't just modify an existing drawing. thanks for the succinct answer! I'm coming to AS from the Director/Lingo side of the street. In Director, the Vector Shape

Re: [Flashcoders] Load external bitmap into bitmapdata?

2006-03-06 Thread JesterXL
I started to eat a cup, but it really didn't taste so good. Suddenly, my mouth really hurt trying to voraciously chew on ceramics, thus I gave up upon realising cups don't taste so good. ...however, this code in fact works: import flash.display.BitmapData; import flash.geom.Rectangle; import

Re: [Flashcoders] Load external bitmap into bitmapdata?

2006-03-06 Thread Marcelo Volmaro
Indeed, it works!, Also, trying this i´ve found a method to attach loaded movies as bitmaps... now i can create libraries of MCs!! Thanks! On Mon, 06 Mar 2006 19:50:24 -0300, JesterXL [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I started to eat a cup, but it really didn't taste so good. Suddenly, my

[Flashcoders] LoadSound from shoutcast server

2006-03-06 Thread flashcoders flashcoders
Hi, I have try to make a radio mp3 player who play mp3 stream coming from server. All works fine in the Flash Api or when y test locally the swf. code ur = http://193.201.103.19:9100; http://193.201.103.19:9100/; mySnd = new Sound(); mySnd.loadSound( ur,true); /code But when i tried

[Flashcoders] String problems?

2006-03-06 Thread Flash Mel
I am writing this wrong: controller_mc.attachMovie(gallery_mc, gallery_mc, 50); theGallery = controller_mc.gallery_mc; gallery_contains = 4; for (i = 0; igallery_contains; i++){ num = img_+i; theGallery.num._alpha = 0; trace(num); } gallery_mc has _mc's in it named, img_0, img_1,

Re: [Flashcoders] String problems?

2006-03-06 Thread Robert Leisle
What is it you're trying to do? Your code is written correctly to get the result you described. Is that not the result you were after? Flash Mel wrote: I am writing this wrong: controller_mc.attachMovie(gallery_mc, gallery_mc, 50); theGallery = controller_mc.gallery_mc; gallery_contains =

RE: [Flashcoders] String problems?

2006-03-06 Thread Geoffrey Williams
Need to 'eval' num. use array notation. controller_mc.attachMovie(gallery_mc, gallery_mc, 50); theGallery = controller_mc.gallery_mc; gallery_contains = 4; for (i = 0; igallery_contains; i++){ num = img_+i; theGallery[num]._alpha = 0; trace(num); } -Original Message- From:

Re: [Flashcoders] Shape tweens through AS?

2006-03-06 Thread elibol
Why doesn't flash have this feature? That sounds like an excellent way to control vectors... I will go ahead and argue that the MovieClip has too much functionality, the API is too big now. There should be a Vector class which with the MovieClip class composes vector graphic interactivity, like

[Flashcoders] Disable multiple streams?

2006-03-06 Thread Mike Boutin
I am using the Media 6-7 Media Controller Component (in Flash 8) to stream mp3s. Everytime I change the song in the player with player.setMedia(song.mp3, MP3); it adds a new stream into the bandwidth profiler and the old stream keeps downloading. Is there any way of stopping this?

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Ramon Miguel M. Tayag
Ah, Zinc and SWFStudio are only for standalone apps. You'll be better of w/ Gaia's advice. On 3/7/06, Dominico Savio [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I want to use this online, so can Zinc and SWFStudio do that? or I have to export swf out as EXE? On 3/6/06, Ramon Miguel M. Tayag [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[Flashcoders] Frame accurate FLV Dynamic Playlist??

2006-03-06 Thread Mike Connell
Anyone know if the following scenario is possible. Say we have two or more Flash FLV or SWF video files on our server. Each was encoded at the same frame, aspect, and data rate. Let's call these clips Clip A and Clip B. Clip A is 1800 frames long or 60 seconds. Clip B is 5442 frames long or 3

Re: [Flashcoders] Frame accurate FLV Dynamic Playlist??

2006-03-06 Thread Ramon Miguel M. Tayag
Hi Mike, I might be wrong, but there isn't any way to tell a flv file to play a certain frame. The closest you can get would be to play at the converted (and estimated, which might defeat the whole purpose) millisecond time of the video. I'd like to be wrong though... because I may have use for

RE: [Flashcoders] Frame accurate FLV Dynamic Playlist??

2006-03-06 Thread Mike Connell
So far the best I can do is to seek to a key frame I need to seek to and immediatly play to a specific frame without setting a key frame. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Ramon Miguel M. Tayag Sent: Monday, March 06, 2006 11:50 PM To:

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Dominico Savio
:( can't use the solution from Gaia-Tek :( because we not allowed to have any message window popping up at all. I am trying to make an application which stimulates MS offices using Flash, and as you know MS Office uses a lot right click to do a lot of things, that's why having alert windows like

RE: [Flashcoders] Shape tweens through AS?

2006-03-06 Thread Andreas Weber
Actually there are many very interesting uses for code-based Shape Tweening, one of them is to dynamically morph any shape into any other shape. As for finding the coordinates of the points that define the shape: one option is a custom, AS based shape editor / drawing tool. Another one is to draw

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Michael Bedar
Doesn't office show a contextual menu on r-click? If so you can customize the contextual menu instead of hiding it... var newMenu:ContextMenu = new ContextMenu(); newMenu.hideBuiltInItems(); On Mar 7, 2006, at 12:18 AM, Dominico Savio wrote: :( can't use the solution from Gaia-Tek :(

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Dennis Roche
why not try director? drop the flash movie inside director and then on export disable the context menu option. there shouldn't be a huge performance hit. you could also dynamically load the swf file into director and simply use the dcr as a stub movie.

Re: [Flashcoders] Remove right click menu

2006-03-06 Thread Ramon Miguel M. Tayag
True, it would work a lot like www.goowy.com does (without FireFox, because for some reason [probably the superimposed HTML], right clicking the Flash window doesn't work in FireFox). You'll still see the Settings and About or something like that... On 3/7/06, Michael Bedar [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Flashcoders] referencing movieclips in an array ..

2006-03-06 Thread Dennis Roche
try this. var _menuArray:Array = new Array(); var _baseName:String = mc_menu; for (var i:Number = 0; i 20; i++) { _menuArray.push( this.createEmptyMovieClip( _baseName+i, this.getNextHighestDepth()) ); } that will do it... but you may want to create an instance of a mc and not an empty one.