I'm trying to control a .swf file with a Dreamweaver Behavior
but I can't seem to get it to do anything. Is this just another
thing that I really just shouldn't be attempting, or can it be done
with any level of success?
I've given the .swf a name in its properties panel.
I clicked on the button I want to control the .swf with and
then added a Behavior > Control Shockwave of Flash.
I selected the movie name from the dropdown menu and chose my
Action > Play.
I've then select onFocus, onClick, onMouseDown... none of
I think I got my answer from the dictionary. Control
Shockwave is located in ~deprecated, the sub menu. I originally
misread that as "depreciated" and was puzzled by that term. I had
never heard the word "deprecated" before, which means, "expressing
So, I must assume this action goes into a growing list of
things that Dreamweaver can do, but really shouldn't.