for the either of the following unload lines (or perhaps the
is there a way to actionscript so that the movie (swf),
unloads with a transition from 100 alpha to 0 alpha, (opaque
and therefore create a smooth transition out, as opposed to a
perhaps a 1/2 or 2/3 of a second or 15-20 frames at 30 fps?
yes, you should initiate a loop that will continually
decrease the movieclips' _alpha until it reaches zero (or less),
terminate the loop and then use unloadMovie. setInteral() and
onEnterFrame are the most common loops to use for this.