Hi, ive been building a fairly large flash app and have
realised that i cant click on my movieclip buttons more than once
without first moving the mouse.
When i test the swf locally i can repeatedly click on my
movieclips and fire the onRelease handler over and over. As soon as
i view the swf in a browser ( IE or firefox ) i find that i have to
move the mouse between clicks.
I tried to isolate the cause by building a seperate fla with
a moviclip with onRelease onRollOver and onRollOut handlers but
this worked fine both locally and in the browser. Next i copied the
movieclip into a new layer in my original app and the movieclip
inherited the clicking issue when running in the browser.
When i first rollover the movieclip the hand symbol appears,
when i click I see the normal arrow cursor appear whilst i am still
holding the mouse button down. When i release the button the hand
cursor reappears but clicking then only works once i move the
Im using Flash 8 and publishing as a Flash 8 movie. My
browsers have flash player 9 installed.
Anybody have any ideas as to what might be happening here, im