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Mouse cursor moving mask over another image.

May 13, 2012 8:44 AM

Hi, Is it possible to have where the Mouse cursor is on the page moving mask over another image. Imagine a black screen with a star cut out of the middle(where the cursor is) and u can see the image behind.


Any examples on how to do this?

Can it be done in html instead?

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    May 13, 2012 12:11 PM   in reply to nikos101

    Create the mask and the background as movieclips and then assign the mask as the mask property of the bacground movieclip... as in background.mask = msk (where msk is the instance name of the mask).


    Then assign a MOUSE_MOVE event listener to the mask and in the event handler for that listener have its x and y properties assigned to be the mouseX and mouseY properties

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