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Creating A Movie Clip Button

First let’s get to the point shown above.

1. Create the three layers shown.
2. buttonface layer: one rectangle converted to a movie clip called movButton.
-Copy and paste the instance of the movie clip three more times.
-Assign from the Properties Panel each instance an instance name: instance1, instance2, etc.
3. text layer: place the button text over each button face.
4. invisible layer: one rectangle converted to a button called butButton.
-Set the fill of the button to 0% opacity.
-Copy and paste the button three more times over the text and movie clips from steps 2 and 3.
5. To complete the next steps lock the invisible and text layers and double click on one of the buttons in the buttonface layer.

» Level Basic

Added: 2005-08-17
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