play movie event at click location cs3 flash
Posted on 2009-05-13
New to flash,
I am creating a menu with buttons. The buttons will be linked to URL's with a second and a half delay for sound within the button located on the 'down' keyframe.
What I want is for a short (1 second) movie event to load, in the exact location of any click on any of the buttons in the menu. In other words, if the user clicks the upper left hand corner of the Contact Us button, I want my movie event to play in the upper left hand corner of the Contact Us button, a two second delay, and then redirect to a URL in the same window.
I am not even sure if I have been going about this the right way. I have created instances for the button and the movie event. I have been trying to insert in the first frame of an 'action script' layer, code that would direct the button to load the movie. Am I way off on the wrong track using combinations of the following commands (where btn is my button, and gunshot is my movie event):