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I have a movieClip that changes position using code. How can control its speed also?

Posted on 2006-11-29
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This is the code that goes on the movieClip:

onClipEvent (enterFrame) {
 _x = random(551);
 _alpha = random(101);
 }

I just need to control its "position changing" speed, by changing a single value/variable.
I need the extra code!


Thanks
alex nexus
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use this code in the frist frame of ur movie


function flaasher() {
      myMC._x = random(551);
      myMC._alpha = random(101);
}
setInterval(_root,"flaasher",1000);



where "myMC" is the instance name of ur movie
AND
"1000" in setinterval line is one second ..... for more spped use 500 and for more use 200 and so on





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by:alexnexus
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Hi FLAASHER!

It worked!
I tweak it a bit to make it work on a movieClip event.

The code ended up looking like this:

onClipEvent (load) {
      function flaasher() {
            _x = random(551);
            _alpha = random(101);
      }
      setInterval(this, "flaasher", 100);
}

Thanks!
alex nexus
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U welcome



Thanks for the points











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