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09-29-2005, 01:39 PM

is is possible to add a open browser window behaviour to flash text buttons?

09-30-2005, 03:42 AM
Yes, but you do this within the flash file.

I did this before (before I learnt that flash was 99% evil ;) ) and basically the flash file has to call a js file (that creates the pop-up) in the html document. Pretty easy, but can be pretty hard if you have little experience with flash files and JS.

I'm sure someone can give you exact info, I only remember the basic steps outlined above.


09-30-2005, 11:37 AM
done it, pretty simple actually
you make a normal hyperlink and add the behaviour then copy the coding and insert it as javascript in the flash text properties box.then delete the hyperlink through the coding

10-03-2005, 02:43 PM
One of the things I am doing when it comes to flash these days, is asking myself WHY. If it can enhance the user experience in some way or if I can do something in flash more efficient than I can through other methods, then I will use it. Otherwise if I am using flash just because I can or because it looks cool then I refrain from doing so. I am thinking maybe this is what domeia was referring to by

I did this before (before I learnt that flash was 99% evil wink.gif )