I have a very mysterious problem happening with the combo
boxes I am using. My problem is that when a combo box is
deselected, a green highlight color (tracing the dropdown box)
remains. I thought I had used sufficient style settings to get rid
of this unwanted behavior. The very weird part is that when I test
the movie alone, everything works fine (no green highlight), but
when I load the movie with my preloader swf, this problem occurs. I
am totally confused.
I am using the MovieClip preloader component to load
I put the combobox component into my loader movie and this
fixed the problem, but I can not use this approach because before
my preloader was only 6kb after I drop the combobox component into
the library it goes up to 62kb. I can't have a preloader that is
62kb. Any other ideas?
I figured out how to hack it so it would work. For those who
don't like hacks, hit the back button now!
In order to get this going with the MovieClipLoader
component, I had to also use the loadMovieNum function loading to
level 2. I hid both the movieclip target and level2 until the
loading was finished. When the loading finished, I only revealed
I hope my hack helps someone. If you have questions reply to
this post and I will get a message. I will try to help.
Here is the code I used: (cover your eyes if the hack gets