I want to navigate between scenes on the main timeline from
nested swf that holds a thumbnail carousel. Here's what I've done
so far. For simplicity, the symbol and instance names are the same.
I'm using Flash 8 Professional.
I created carousel.swf to hold spinner_mc which is the
thumbnail carousel made from three buttons: thumb1_btn, thumb2_btn
At runtime, carousel.swf is loaded into container_mc on the
main timeline of index_swf.
I want thumb1_btn, thumb2_btn and thumb3_btn to point out of
carousel.swf and to "Gallery 1", "Gallery 2", and "Gallery 3" on
the main timeline of index.swf. I put this code on the root
timeline of carousel.swf and it hasn't worked. Not sure why.
When I test index.swf, carousel.swf loads into container_mc
and the trace text is reflected in the output panel but the scene
does not change to the respective gallery. I've tried replacing
_level10 with _parent._parent and _root._parent but these do not