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Creating the DNA effect like in the FlashBox banner.

Create an object like (One Strand of DNA(Like a cotton bud)) Make it a Movie Clip.Give it an instance name of dna1

Now create a layer and name it actions. In the first keyframe give action:

for (i=2; i<30; i=i+1) 


duplicateMovieClip ("/dna1", "dna" add (i), i); 

setProperty ("/dna" add i, _rotation, getProperty("/dna" add (i-1), _rotation)+11); 

setProperty ("/dna" add i, _x, getProperty("/dna" add (i-1), _x)+10); 


setProperty ("/dna1", _visible, "0");

In the next keyframe give action

for(i=2; i < 30; i = i+1)

{ setProperty ("/dna" add i, _rotation, getProperty("/dna" add i, _rotation) + 5); 


And finally give the third keyframe

gotoAndPlay (2);

And that’s it.

» Level Basic

Added: 2003-07-05
Rating: 5 Votes: 113
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» Author
I'm Denacioust I like Flash I'm 13 yrs old and thats it
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