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Old 01-25-2003, 03:30 AM   #1
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Damnit i need help can someone explain flash 5.0's layering system?

i am experianced in other tools such as adobe but the layering system makes no sense to me. i tried to animate a go going through a room and i had to erase him and redraw every move wich doesnt bother me but i kept erasing parts of the room. HELP!!!
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Old 01-25-2003, 03:58 AM   #2
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Well you need to convert all of your graphics to symbols (insert > convert to symbol > graphic) then work with a symbol on each layer(insert > layer). Dont forget to lock the layers your not editing so you wont accidentally add a symbol to the wrong layer.
 
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put each symbol on its own layer. as far as i know flash wont tween w/ more than 1 symbol per layer. be sure to use motion tween if you have symbols and shape tween if its just plain vector stuff. good luck.
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Old 01-25-2003, 05:23 PM   #4
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yup, only one sybol per layer. go into flash help and do all the tutorials there, that'll give you an idea of how to tween and do all the basics.

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