3 Replies Latest reply on Jun 29, 2007 5:13 AM by Greg Dove

    Need some help: controlling movieClip timeline from ActionScript

    hoosiercoder Level 1
      Here's what I have...

      An empty movieClip (image) with and instance name of picture, four movieClips, acting as buttons (ad#_btn, # being the number of the movieClip) and the instance name being the same as the movieClip name.

      What I am trying to accomplish is changing the timeline position of the movieClip based on the current XML node and the mouse interaction on the movieClip "buttons".

      So far if I allow the slideshow to run automatically the timeline effect of the movie clip "buttons" works correctly. If I click a movie clip "button" the XML node changes, the right image loads but the movie clip "button" timeline does not change.

      Okay here's the code on the main timeline: