A layer used to cover up the objects on another layer(s) and, ath the same time, create a window through which you can view various objects on the other layer.
process for using a mask layer
select an original layer that will become the masked layer
insert a new layer above the masked layer
draw a filled shape
select the original layer and open the layer properties dialog box
lock both mask and masked layer
can be extremely useful in a flash movie
process for sound
import sound file into flash movie,create a new layer,select the desired frame on the new layer
Becomes part of the SWF file similar to other objects, such as sound and graphics.
Allows you to use ActionScript to load an external FLV file into a SWF file.
process of transferring video data in a continuous and even flow, allowing user to view longer or live video images as they are downloaded to the computer.
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create a navigation bar
drop down menus
to identify the frame label
are a way to organize long movies.
A process using a bone structure that allows objects to be animated in natural ways, such as a character running, jumping, or kicking.
Linking 3D objects mimicking human and animal motion
A layer added to the timeline, that is placed in frame 1 on that layer.
the effects button in the table styles group offers choices for applying to tables
only in a movie clip
variety of drawing effect
property controls the angle of the object
controls the angle of the object and can be used to create a zooming in and out affect
motion tween with 3d effect
the timeline effect will take place