"joemacd" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in
> Flash 8 Pro
> Here's a good one:
> The only way I can create a text field is to:
> - Create one using Action Script, or
> - Copy an existing one on the stage and paste it as a
> If I try to create a new one on the stage, it doesn't
seem to be enabled.
> For clarity, I didn't have this problem yesterday.
Yesterday, I created a
> number of text fields on the stage, and they all seem to
> Today, I follow the same path, the text field appears on
the stage, but
> when I
> execute the app, the field just isn't there anymore.
> To test it, I used getDepth to find out of the fields
were actually hidden
> somewhere. While the text fields I created yesterday all
returned a depth,
> new ones don't.
> If I copy one of yesterday's fields and rename it, it
> So this isn't a HUGE problem, but I'm worried about the
possibility that I
> have to create a new field sometime, and I don't have an
old one to copy.
> any ideas?