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The Actionscript

In this example, I spaced each check with 5 frames. So my timeline looked something like this...

As I mentioned before the first action checks if the next interval has been loaded, if it has, then it jumps the bar along an interval. Let's assume that we're looking at 3 Bar Positions, 25 percent, 37.5 percent, and 50 percent loaded. The code should look like this:

If Frame Is Loaded (movie scene, 400)
// If frame 400 of the movie scene is loaded (ie 37.5 percent has loaded)
      Go to and Play (20)
	  // go and play frame 20 in the preloader scene (ie move the bar to 37.5 percent position)
End Frame Loaded
The second action keeps looping back to the checking statement. ie:
Go to and Play (15)
// Keep the bar on 25 percent position (frame 15) 

» Level Intermediate

Added: 2000-03-09
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