Can anyone tell me how to access the x y position of a
MovieClip relative to the stage?
I upload 10 thumbnail images and place each into a movie clip
object. Then I take the movie clip object and place it into another
movie clip that is positioned about 100pixels below the top of the
I am trying to make a tool tip pop-up appear over an image
when hovers over it I check the x, y position of the MovieClip in
the mouseover event and I get the x, y position of the movie clip
relative to the x,y of the outer movie clip and not the stage.
Does anyone know how I can find the x,y position relative to
you can use localToGlobal or globalToLocal as a quick hack,
it would be better to path out to the container you wish to
reference, then you won't have any issue if you want to put this
movie inside another later on.