button functionality

how can make if i click in button1 make the functionality to button2
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Aneesh ChopraCommented:

I am replying on the following assumption
- you have two buttons, button1 and button 2
- button two does not have any function on any of its event in start,
- you want that on button1 click, button2 event gets populated.

in simple words, if user presses button two in start, it does not reaches,
but if user first click button1 and then click button2 , in this case button2 give response.

if I am correct, here is the solution.
you have two buttons, button1 and button 2 on the first frame of new FLA, no action has been written anywhere till now

now here we will write the code on frame not on buttons,
click on the frame.

press F9 to open action panel..

enter the following code
button1.onPress = function()
      trace("button1 pressed");
      _root.button2.onPress = function()
            trace("button2 pressed");

press CTRL+ENTER to test it



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