so I tracked down some references to using fscommand to send
info from flash ocx to visual basic inside a vb application.
Then I found this in the flash 8 help
The External API is a replacement for fscommand() in Flash 8
for interoperating with a HTML page or a container application. The
External API offers more robust functionality than fscommand() in
well I am a designer who has a fair grasp of actionscript,
but not really any other code language.
I am working with engineers who have a pretty good VB skills
and no clue about flash.
I can not make much of the examples given in flash, and they
seem to always deal with java scrit and the container being a html
page, as is probably the usual case.
Can anyone build me a simple Visual Basic project example,
where a frame in a flash movie running in the ocx on a vb form sets
a value in Vb for a variable.
Using the External Api referred to in the flash help
Basically we just want to be able to say in VB somehing like
if myVar = 1 do something.
AND have flash set myVar in our VB app to 1 when it passes a
Please Help, I have been posting on various forums for a few
days, no luck
I am admitting to be way out of my depth.
most of what I find keeps referring to being in ahtml page
My movie is inside a VB6 written windows application.
Thanks for the reply. I will show it to our VB folk who are
out of town for a couple of days.
They may see the light ;-)