Problems with creating file links and how to play flash animation?
Posted on 2003-10-22
Really need some help here.
Qn1) I have created a flash animation file already and will like to link some file to the animation,after doing all this, i will like to compile it into a cd.
but i do not know how to go about going.for example:
=>i will like to have a pdf file called "hello.pdf" open when i click on the word "HELLO"
PROBLEM= i have created the word "HELLO" using the TEXT tool in flash 5 but how to create a link?
=>Will the link to the pdf file be the same if i compile the animation into CD?
PROBLEM= i understand that the link to the PDF file "hello.pdf" should be a complete one in order to open the PDF file, for example "D:\Documents and Settings\My Documents\hello.pdf" however if i compile it into a cd, the file isn't in the D drive anymore,it is in the cd, then how should i write the link?
QN2)how come i couldnt open my flash 5 animation on a computer that doesnt have the flash 5 software?
PROBLEM=i thought it is sufficient to just have the flash player in order to open a flash 5 animation(example:hello.swf)
please provide some help and please include codes and step by step instructions coz i do not know how to write scripts for flash..
please help asap.
THANKS A MILLION