How to change parent/child relationships of existing objects

Posted on 2008-11-04
Last Modified: 2013-11-11
Is there a way to change relationships of objects in action Script 3.0?
lets say you have 4 object on the screen - Box 1 , Box2, Circle1 and Circle2
Circle 1 is a child of Box1
Circle2 is a child of Box 2
Now I want Circle2 to switch parents, so that is is a child of box1, effectively changing the path I have to take to reference it.  Instead of referencing Circle2 as Box2.Circle2  it is Box1.Circle2.
Question by:cakepizza
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    Accepted Solution

    You could try reparenting by using addChild() function like this...



    Author Comment

    Just needed 1 little tweek.



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