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how to make a pic rotate in flash ceasar msg:1563253 3:01 pm on Mar 18, 2004 (gmt 0) i have flash mx 2004 here is my problem i have a picture which is a jpeg it doesnt move it is a picture of a lock i want to make the center part of it rotate like someone is turning it does anyone know how i go about doing this i also have. dreamweaver mx fireworks mx freehand mx
benihana msg:1563254 3:32 pm on Mar 18, 2004 (gmt 0)
you need to use fireworks to seperate the bit you want to rotate from the background.
then inpost both pics into flash, turn the lock part that you want to rotate into a movie clip and use this (untested ) action script (where your lock moive clip has an instance name of lockmc):
_root.lockmc._rotate++; } ceasar msg:1563255 4:13 pm on Mar 18, 2004 (gmt 0)
ok so basically in the time line im making it rotate different in each one the i make it loop and i lock the other part of the pic right so just the one rotates. thanks i think i got it benihana msg:1563256 9:43 am on Mar 22, 2004 (gmt 0)
you could rotate along the timline, but if you use actionscript to do it, you will have more control if you want to speed it up, slow it down change direction etc etc