I'm creating a button that uses static text as both content
and as a
mask (to create an inner shadow effect). The static text is
symbol. It looks perfect in the IDE, but when I test the
publish it, the mask doesn't work. I originally had the text
graphic symbol and that caused the mask to be completely
changed the symbol to a MovieClip, and that behaves
mask is no longer ignored, but now the mask layer itself
covers up the other layers.
I've googled for this problem and have seen many comments
about it. The
typical solutions seem to be to convert the text to a symbol
done) and use static text (already done). Yet it still
I'm using Flash MX 2004.