This should be easy for any one who designs websites in
I have a movie clip embedded in my main timeline that appears
after an animation sequence happens. In this movie clip is button
that changes color when you rollover it and links to an email
address. Pretty simple.
I am not sure how to correctly code the actionscript for
this. So far, when you rollover the movie clip and try to click the
button, the whole movie clip flashes.
How do I tell flash to point to the button embedded in the
You can see the god awful mess I've created online at:
when you rollover your button, you're rolling out of your
movieclip and that's causing the movieclip to disappear, but then
the mouse is detected over contact and that causes the movieclip to
to remedy, either use a (looping) hitTest for your movieclip
or code your mouse handlers on your button's generation. ie, remove
the mouse handler attached to the button's parent can code that on
the same timeline on which that the button is coded.