I have a Flash-movie (called myFlashMovie.swf) containing a
symbol (called mySymbol_sym) which I´ve linked to Actionscript
(link-name: mySymbol) as stated in the documentation.
When I insert an image-control in Flex Builder 3 and set the
source to: "@Embed(source='myFlashMovie.swf', symbol='mySymbol')",
the image displays a broken-image icon. However when I build and
run the flex-project it looks correct - that is, I can see the
If I don't set the source to a symbol in a flash-movie, but
only to the flash-movie, then I can see the symbol in design-mode,
i.e.: source = "@Embed(source='myFlashMovie.swf')". Why is this?
Another problem is with buttons. If I create a button and set
i.e. the upSkin = "@Embed(source='myFlashMovie.swf',
symbol='mySymbol')" I can see the symbol in design-mode as
supposed. However if I create another button and set its
upSkin-source to a flash-movie (not a specific symbol) both buttons
get a strange icon in design-mode. Does this make sense!?
I'm really confused why this happens and why I haven't been
able to find any references to this specific problem on the