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Author: Arran Schlosberg | Website:

In the main stage, create a new movie clip (Ctrl+F8) and call it 'rotate'. Leave it blank. In the first frame, add the following actions:

Set Variable: "xPos" = GetProperty("../drag", _y)
Set Variable: "xPos" = xPos-150
Set Property ("../nav", Rotation) = GetProperty ( "../nav", _rotation )-(xPos/20)

The first line determines where the mouse is. The second changes that number so that it is smaller, I used 150 because my movie's height is 300 and so I used half. Line 3 determines the rotation of the menu ('nav') and adds xPos/20 to it.

You can change xPos/20 to xPos/anything you want. This will either speed up or slow down the menu.

In the second frame add:

Go to and Play (_currentframe-1)

This will go back to the first frame so that it will loop.

» Level Basic

Added: 2000-12-08
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Arran Schlosberg is a web site & graphics designer, designing Flash movies for use in web sites, multimedia presentations & advertisments. He also designs company logos & static graphics, using Flash, Photoshop & Generator.
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