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Author: Richard B. Carroll III | Website: http://www.2xfx.com


To recreate this we have to first begin with a new (graphic) symbol (Ctrl+F8). When the new symbol's stage has appeared, choose File > Import to import your image. Next we have to break the image apart. To do this simply select the image and press Ctrl+B.

Once this is done, open the library window (Ctrl+L).

Now right click on the bitmap symbol (not the graphic symbol) and select "properties" from the context menu.

» Level Intermediate

Added: 2000-09-29
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Richard is a graphic designer / web developer of 4 years with 2 years of Flash exp.
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