?
Solved

Flash and Powerpoint

Posted on 2004-09-06
2
Medium Priority
?
196 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
Hello, I am trying to set up a demo for a client. Basically I do not know a lot about Flash.

I wanted to try and have a powerpoint slide that had a page of links that linked to various flash movies. Can I embed links into Powerpoint that when clicked they will display a Flash execuatable??

For example one flash movie would be showing how to edit a user in my app. My flash movies are simply going to be screen recording the capture what I am doing in my web app and saving as a flash file.


Any ideas/help would be great!!

Thanks,
jordan

0
Comment
Question by:jrmcdona
  • 2
2 Comments
 
LVL 7

Accepted Solution

by:
fixitben earned 375 total points
ID: 11993331
Yeah You can add links into powerpoint that will open files.  But You can also Just put the flash inside powerpoint instead and it will work just like if you were adding a movie.  Or something like that.
Here are some links to how to do it.

http://www.site-designs.co.uk/powerpoint_flash.htm

http://www.scottmanning.com/archives/000443.php

http://www.macromedia.com/support/flash/ts/documents/flash_powerpoint.htm

So here are some ways to add flash to powerpoint and it will not add any file size to the presentation.  Cause it just calls up the file stored in the same or different folder.

Fixitben
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:fixitben
ID: 11993343
Oh yeah for a hyperlink  you just Write some text then Highlight it and then go to insert then hyperlink then find the file and link to that.

Fixitben
0

Featured Post

Receive 1:1 tech help

Solve your biggest tech problems alongside global tech experts with 1:1 help.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Here are some practices and techniques that can be adopted into your Flash/Flex application development process. Note: Not all "performance tips" provide an immediately-recognizable benefit.   This article does not include timing validation data,…
While working over numerous projects I often had the requirement for doing a screen capture in AS3.0. Unfortunately I found no "ready made" solutions in google search that suited my requirements. But I did come across some great resources which help…
The goal of the tutorial is to teach the user how to how to load their YouTube profile onto Flash Media Live Encoder.
The goal of the tutorial is to teach the user what frame rate is, how to control it and what effect it has on the video.

594 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question