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Author: David Vogeleer | Website: http://
Step 1:On the main stage, insert 2 layers so there is 3 in total.  Name the top layer frameactions, the second layer crosshair, and the third layer buttons.  

Step 2:Then on the buttons layer, draw a rectangle, then use the text tool to write "Hide Mouse" on top of it.  Then copy the whole thing and paste it on the same layer, change the text of one of them to "Show Mouse".

Step 3:Open the library (CTRL+L) and drag the "Hit" button onto the buttons layer and size it to fit directly over one of the rectangles you just created.  On the instance options, change it from "track as button" to "track as menu item".  This is very important!

Step 4:After that, just copy it and paste it over the other rectangle.



» Level Intermediate

Added: 2000-12-08
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David has been working in flash for nearly 5 months and enjoys every hair pulling minute of learning how it works.
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