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How to disable a button

Create your button as you normally would.
Give your button an instance name in the properties panel.
I named mine "blueButton"

Select your button ( Left Click ).
Open your Actions panel (F2)

Enter this ActionScript:

//Change false to true to enable your button
on (release) {
blueButton.enabled = false;

Test your movie:

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Added: 2002-04-14
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  • disabling a button follow up question

    Posted by JayG on 06/10/2014 10:20pm

    I am a newb at AS. I would like my button (which plays 20 frames clip) to become disable after been clicked on 3 times. Any help would be welcomed.

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