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Subject: Re: FLASH: Streaming in Flash
From: Kyle Sandstrom
Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2000 22:29:10 GMT

Hi
Thanks for all your help... Yea each photo is about 20k. A client who thinks
that their printed brochures have to be exactly the same on the web. Anyways
I think I'll have her cut down on the number of photos and make them a
little smaller. Maybe do some preloads too. Thanks for your help though.

Kyle

----- Original Message -----
From: Karin Christensen <karincatccosmo [dot] net>
To: <flasheratchinwag [dot] com>
Sent: Friday, January 28, 2000 2:31 PM
Subject: Re: FLASH: Streaming in Flash


Hi,
Flash is doing just what it should do. Streaming means that it starts
playing at the beginning and loads as it plays. You can't go to a
frame until it is loaded. You can use a preloader so that the movie
doesn't start playing until essential elements are loaded. If you
have alot of large jpegs make each one a separate swf and use load
movie techniques, either in levels or target a movie clip if you are
using V4.
Karin



> Hi
> I'm doing a site in Flash and one of the major parts is that it has
a lot of
> .jpg slideshows. Anyways I put a go to action to skip to various
parts of
> the movie but Flash has to load everything from beginning to end
> sequentially, why is this? Also I tried loading another movie into
Flash to
> alleviate this problem and it doesn't stream either. Is there
something I'm
> doing wrong or a better way to go about this? Each slideshow is
about 180k
> so the preloader still takes a long time and it would be better if
it could
> start streaming.
>
> Thanks
>
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"The Worlds Premier Flash Solutions Conference and Expo"
March 27-29, Nob Hill Masonic Center, San Francisco, California

-Register before Feb 25 and save $200!!-- www.flashforward2000.com
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Replies
  FLASH: site on copyright (OT), Bill Numerick
  FLASH: Streaming in Flash, Kyle Sandstrom
  Re: FLASH: Streaming in Flash, Karin Christensen

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