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Posted on 2003-10-31
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Hi,

I've got a Flash graphic sent to me and I need to upload it onto my site and have it point to a website. When clicked, I want it to send the user to a specified site just like a normal GIF would with the standard A tags. How do I do it!?!?

Any help would be VERY much appreciated!

Jon Jackson
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by:jm_jackson
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OK I've increased the points. I really would like someone to tell me how to give a flash graphic a link (without editing the graphic)

Can anyone help!?!?!?
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rugu_16 earned 800 total points
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hi,
ok so here is the deal, as far as i know you cant make flash file as a hyperlink but yes you
can always put a link within flash itself.
here is the self explentary link:
http://www.kirupa.com/developer/mx/hyperlink.htm 

so you can open your flash file in flash and even if you are not a flash person
you can copy paste this code in action script window
on(release)
{
getURL("http://<website>","_blank");
}

you will also find this information in the link provided above.
If you still find problem i can just put a hyperlink on your file if you provide me the flash file.
As it will just take 5 min

Rugved
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by:jm_jackson
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Thanks mate. Much appreciated!
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by:devildude8989
ID: 9721236
I dont believe its possible ot link a flash graphic without possessing the editable .fla file : )


Hope this helps  :)
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