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Author: Sergei A. Kornev | Website:

Adding actions (cont.)

Add another layer to the timeline and create 1 keyframe in it (see illustration). Call it - actions.

Open action for fisrt keyframe in actions layer : right mouse click on keyframe -> actions ( or left click on keyframe and press F9)
Put this code:

  //set snowflakes' speed
  spdSnowFlake = 0.4;
  //set number of snowflakes
  numSnowFlake = 30;
  // set amplitude of snowflakes
  ampSnowFlake = 0.6;

  // set this value to height of document.
  Height = 550;
  // set top - place where snowlakes start flying.
  Top = -10
  // set bottom if snowflake reach it, one will be restarted again.
  Bottom = 330;

  // set to invisible movie clip that we are gonna duplicate below
  _root.snowflake._visible = false;
  // set starts point of first flying
  _root.snowflake._y= -50;

  // duplicating snowflakes
  for (i=1; i<= numSnowFlake; i++){
  	snowflake.duplicateMovieClip( "snowflake"+i, i+100 );
» Level Intermediate

Added: 2003-12-28
Rating: 7.79 Votes: 68
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Sergei A. Kornev web-designer from Saint-Petersburg, Russia. More information available on site:
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