I'm in search of a possibility to get back the old style of
zooming-in as it used to work in Flash 5. The difference is, that
when I zoom-in with the keyboard-shortcut, Flash 8 will now center
the view to the current object's center. When I work on peripheral
areas of an object at high zoom-factors, zooming-in will throw me
back to the center, so I have to scroll every time. Back in Flash 5
zooming-in didn't center the view to the object, instead it kept
using the current view's center (as Photoshop or Illustrator do as
Since i haven't found any options to change this behaviour, I
think about writing my own JSFL-Funtion, that just zooms into the
current view. Actually it seems as if there are no methods for
handling a documents's current view like scrolling to a specified
position and calculating the size of the view.
I think I'd need some kind of
fl.getDocumentDOM().scrollTo(x,y) or something.
Does anyone has a hint or an idea how this could be