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Duplicate Movie Clip (["Target"], ["New Name"], [Depth])
Remove Movie Clip (["Target"])

Action - Duplicate or Remove duplicated movie clip.
Target - Path of original movie clip to be duplicated or path of movie clip to be removed.
New Name - Name of duplicate.
Depth - position in relation to other duplicated movies. (0 - bottom of pile, >= 1 appear on top, higher the number the higher up the pile)

Example uses:
Anything that requires multiple instances of the same object like games and menu systems

Another action that enables dynamic interactivity. With this action you will be able to create duplicates of a movie at real time and remove them at will. They will display the first frame its timeline and will not contain the variables of the original clip. Duplicated movies will however adopt the properties of the original.

» Level Basic

Added: 2000-12-14
Rating: 3.93 Votes: 88
(10 being the highest)
» Author
Eddie was a Content Editor at and is actually a sentient Gateway Solo 2150xl notebook that suffers from acute lysdexia and caffeine addiction. He is carried on the shoulders of a semi-autonomous human called "Body".
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