[Flashcoders] Preloader not working in IE

2006-01-17 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I have a preloader displays ok in Firefox but not in IE In IE I just get a red X frame which stays until the flashmovie has completly loaded. Can anyone suggest why it does this? Johnny ___ Flashcoders mailing list

[Flashcoders] Anyone help me with this?

2006-01-19 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I have a preloader displays ok in Firefox but not in IE In IE I just get a red X frame which stays until the flashmovie has completly loaded. Can anyone suggest why it does this? Johnny ___ Flashcoders mailing list

Re: [Flashcoders] LOADVARS not working IE

2006-03-21 Thread Johnny Zen
capturephp = new LoadVars(); nr = nr + 0; ticker = null; setInterval (refresh_loadvars_timer,5000); //rotate timer// var crt_comp = 0; function rotate_timer() { i = current_comp; comp_name = eval(comp_name+i); comp_date = eval(date_from_php+i);

[Flashcoders] LOADVARS not working IE

2006-03-21 Thread Johnny Zen
HI all My flash using Loadvars within a secure webpage works in FIREFOX but not in IE. I've tried to find the reasons why, and have got lost in headers, web server configs, dummy variables and IE settings. Can someone please explain, if possible, a simple answer (so I can understand) the reason

Re: [Flashcoders] LOADVARS not working IE

2006-03-21 Thread Johnny Zen
Success at last !!! Thanks all for info. I came across cache issues, but was so confused by it all, I lost the plot. Robert, you reply made me look again at this cache issue, and after reading a comment at the main php website, the answer was so simple... just typical. Again for info that

[Flashcoders] Publish my swf direct to server

2006-04-02 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all Is there any methods to publish and upload my flash files directly to my webserver. Tried network places but doesnt work. I now know. At the moment I'm exporting movie, then using dreamweaver ftp to upload files to server, seems a long winded way of doing a simple task, and slightly

Re: [Flashcoders] Publish my swf direct to server

2006-04-03 Thread Johnny Zen
Looks like i'm sticking with using dreamweaver ftp. Dont want to use 3rd party ftp because its another window i have to use. Using dreamweaver is ok I suppose, and Dave, I do it the same way you do currently. Its a shame studio doesnt have project management that combines flash/dreamweaver etc,

[Flashcoders] recent issues/bugs? help needed

2006-05-06 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I've just tried a flash movie published on my website which has been working fine. Now its not loading, just timing out - i.e browser bar slowly moving, blank screen. Are there any recent issues from flash player that might cause the movie to not load. I cant think of anything else,

Re: [Flashcoders] recent issues/bugs? help needed

2006-05-06 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi Tom Thanks for the help. Yes, I already tried those things you mentioned. Just to recap what i've done. Created another webpage using dreamweaver and added the flash movie. - No joy there. Checked object tags in webpage. - there is nothing wrong there. All other flash movies work. they are

[Flashcoders] Loadvars and www prefixed in web address

2006-05-17 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I've been at war with my flash movie and loadvars The loadvars sometimes worked and I couldnt find out why, it was driving me crazy. Then I discovered that the loadvars worked if the website address had the www prefixed example www.example.com = loadvars worked

Re: [Flashcoders] Loadvars and www prefixed in web address

2006-05-17 Thread Johnny Zen
Thanks all for help. Sorted with the crossdomain file which I read about it ages ago but did nothing. Stupid mind. Best wishes Johnny ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive:

[Flashcoders] Quiz Website Test - All welcome

2006-05-22 Thread Johnny Zen
Suggestions/Opinions/Slagging welcome :) See you there and many thanks Johnny Zen www.quwiz.co.uk ___ Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com To change your subscription options or search the archive: http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman/listinfo/flashcoders

[Flashcoders] flash0.png

2006-09-04 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I'm confused. I was importing graphics from fireworks into flash, and they appeared in flash as flash0.png. It turns out. this file format flash0.png is the best for me, but now I cant work out how I did it, as whatever I import its either a bitmap or fireworks folder. (when i'm looking

Re: [Flashcoders] flash0.png

2006-09-04 Thread Johnny Zen
Hey Ramon Your right, OT mail. Just looking for quick help, as woke up early today to get on with some work, and now I face searching for 2 hours looking for this answer, and i'm sure its a simple one I've missed. Typical situation I find myself in, simple problem = waste 2 hours looking for

Re: [Flashcoders] flash0.png

2006-09-04 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all fireworks and flash people If anyone is interested in this strange one and has 5 minutes, could you try this? 1. Open fireworks and create two rectangle layers - save as test.png (keep this file open in fireworks) 2. Start Flash with empty document 3. In fireworks, select one

[Flashcoders] attachbitmap and copy pixels.

2006-10-19 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all Can anyone give me a super simple example on using copypixels to take a snapshot of a jpg within a movie clip. I'm having trouble understanding the examples of bitmapdata and copypixels. It would be a great help for me. Best wishes Johnny

Re: [Flashcoders] attachbitmap and copy pixels.

2006-10-19 Thread Johnny Zen
Thanks the help everyone. Ok i'm slowly getting my head around this bitdata. If I wanted to mask a bg pic using setmask. Can i then copy the visible area using copypixels? and use this a fixed image (snapshot) ? Seem to be stuck a little here is my code as far:- import

Re: [Flashcoders] attachbitmap and copy pixels.

2006-10-19 Thread Johnny Zen
any help on this anyone? thanks Johnny ___ 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 Premier Authorized

[Flashcoders] Urgent help !!! Please :)

2007-02-27 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all Finishing a project and came to a hurdle. 1. User clicks on link in browser. Opens a new smaller browser window! (Out of interest, what do people think about opening new browser windows?, I cant decide whether this is a bad idea to begin with!) 2. Within new window, there is my flash

[Flashcoders] Extract and use numbers from string

2007-05-19 Thread Johnny Zen
Can anyone help me with this one. i have movie clips named location_0_0_mc location_0_1_mc location_1_0_mc location_1_1_mc set up in a grid style, so the number represent x and y or columns and rows // location_x_y_mc I need to a formula to work out if for example var current_location =

Re: [Flashcoders] Extract and use numbers from string

2007-05-22 Thread Johnny Zen
Thanks Hans That really helped me :) Best wishes Johnny ___ 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

[Flashcoders] onRelease, onPress missing with attachmovie and DoubleClick class

2007-06-17 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all Forgive me, i'm learning here :) If i use attachmovie to add a mc to he stage which has a doubleclick class attached to the mc in the library, i cant use onRelease or onPress. If I remove the class, attachmovie works with onRelease etc Why is this? Is there a simple answer? Kind

[Flashcoders] MC height/width with mask problem

2007-07-09 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all Sure this is a easy one but cant find the answer I have a container MC and within I have a MC and mask MC to contain contents within. eg. _root.container_mc _root.container_mc.contents_mc _root.container_mc.contentsMask_mc The problem I have is that if for example the container height

Re: [Flashcoders] MC height/width with mask problem

2007-07-09 Thread Johnny Zen
ha! good point! On 7/9/07, Dave Mennenoh [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Why not use the height of the mask? Dave - Head Developer http://www.blurredistinction.com Adobe Community Expert http://www.adobe.com/communities/experts/ ___

[Flashcoders] as3 classes var query

2008-06-12 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I am currently learning AS3, and I seem to be a bit confused on understanding accessing variables outside of the class it resides in. for example: package test { public class test extends Sprite { public var hello = hello; } }

Re: [Flashcoders] as3 classes var query

2008-06-12 Thread Johnny Zen
Ah thanks for all the help everyone. I'm slowly coming around to classes, as has been confused about when and when not to use classes and how to access the information from each other. interesting. Thanks again :) On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 3:38 PM, Merrill, Jason [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: You'd

[Flashcoders] Help! Webcam + lineTo on mousemove = webcam freeze

2008-06-29 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I am writing an application where I have a whiteboard and webcam. When I freehand draw a lot using lineTo (sprite), the webcam freezes. (Drawing.graphics.lineTo(sourcePt.xPos, sourcePt.yPos);) - on mousemove Any idea why this would happen ? When I am drawing like crazy, I can see my

[Flashcoders] Re: [SOLVED] Help! Webcam + lineTo on mousemove = webcam freeze

2008-06-29 Thread Johnny Zen
The problem seems to be only in CS3 flash Test Movie - when published in flash player in browser, there is no problem. I guess the flash player within flash professional is not so optimised. ___ Flashcoders mailing list Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com

[Flashcoders] AS3 / PHP Freelancer Reqd - small job

2008-07-01 Thread Johnny Zen
Hi all I am currently behind in a project and need some help with AS3 image upload to server / resize image / download (to display in flash app) If anyone has some spare time, paid of course, please email [EMAIL PROTECTED] Thanks all Johnny ___

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: Blurry TextField Issue

2008-11-10 Thread Johnny Zen
sure someone knows a simple answer. The only things I can think off the top of my head is: What font are you using ? have you tried with a standard font such as aerial ? Have you tried creating a new flash movie just using a dynamic textfield inside a blank movieclip and tween using the