First time here? First time here? Newsletter Signup Newsletter
651326 Members and growing! | Flash Jobs
Search tutorials
Author: Andreas Thun

Getting started!

Open up a new flash window. Select the Text Tool and create a text field somewhere on the stage. In the text field we just created, we type "Press 'A' to abort or 'C' to continue". This text field is not required but tells the user what to do. We set it to Static Text and not Selectable in the property window.

Now we'll create annother text field by selecting the Text Tool. Before clicking somewhere on the stage, we need to change the type to Dynamic Text in the property bar. This text field we're going to leave empty, but need to adjust it's properties. In the properties bar we'll give it an variable name, I used "charshow".

Now your stage should contain two text fields, one static with text and one dynamic with no text.

» Level Intermediate

Added: 2004-09-07
Rating: 5 Votes: 2
(10 being the highest)
» Author
Andreas is a swedish flash actionscript programer with maby to much free time
» Download
Download the files used in this tutorial.
» Forums
More help? Search our boards for quick answers!

Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

  • You must have javascript enabled in order to post comments.

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.
Featured Flash FLA
» Author: work2survive
» Title: Girl Walking 1kb
» Description: Walking girl, animation just takes 1kb, using high heels shoes, and fashion model attitude.
Featured Sound Loops
Image for equalize

Audio Player

» Author: BoxCat
» Title: CPU Talk
» Description: From the cyberpunk RPG, "Nameless: the Hackers" Completely Free to use! Keywords: edm hip hop rap electronic mysterious mission hacking chase exciting spy ios ambient chilling love happy sad angry suspense
Latest Font
» Author: Fábio FAFERS
» Description: I created this font for free use. Everyone can apply it in personal or business texts. Its free, but I want to be communicated in case of business use. Donations are accepted to keep the project of free fonts alive! Thank you all
Featured Sound Fx
Image for equalize

Audio Player

» Author: nathan
» Description:

A recorded sound of the Dimensional Fork Gate.