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Author: Thomas Wenzler a.k.a daarboven | Website:

content of external .as file with comments in //

function toolTip(tooltip, time) { //create tooltip _root.createTextField("my_tooltip_txt", 0, -10, -10, 1, 15); //setup tooltip //enable tags , but disable selectability, set multiline _root.my_tooltip_txt.html = true; _root.my_tooltip_txt.selectable = false; _root.my_tooltip_txt.multiline = true; //background Color _root.my_tooltip_txt.background = true; _root.my_tooltip_txt.backgroundColor = 0xFFFFDF; _root.my_tooltip_txt.border = true; //Text assign and width reset _root.my_tooltip_txt.htmlText = ""+tooltip+""; _root.my_tooltip_txt._width = _root.my_tooltip_txt.textWidth+10; //subroutine searches for
-tags in tooltip and resets height var t_height_ar = new Array(); t_height_ar = tooltip.split("
"); _root.my_tooltip_txt._height = 16*t_height_ar.length; //get mouse _x and _y, set factor to make sure the tooltip is always visible if (_root._xmouse
» Level Intermediate

Added: 2005-05-06
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