This is just a quick post to pick some of your brains.
I've been using flash for years and believe it or not I'm
working on my very first flash based CDROM project.
I'm nearing completion of the project when I just got an
Why is it that when I open a PDF from the CDROM does it have
to open it in a browser window?
Hmmm, good question I thought! - by default I just used get
URL as the button commands as this CDROM is an upgrade
of a web based version we used for the same company some time
ago and now want to take further.
My question is (hope I don't sound too dull):
Is there an alternate way of scripting the buttons to access
a PDF file on the CDROM other than get URL?
If you are making a projector for the CD-ROM then you could
mProjector - it adds a number of new classes into Flash, you
APIs in AS export the swf then convert the swf to an app with
In you case the specific API to look at would be openDocument