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Subject: Re: FLASH: can i resize a movie loaded into a swf?
From: John Croteau
Date: Tue, 28 Dec 1999 16:17:24 GMT

Hi Andrea,

> Can i resize a movie that i have loaded with istruction "Load Movie"... ?
> I've tried with "set Property("_level1/",_width) = new_valuex" where
> new_valuex is a variable loaded from txt file
> Anybody have some idea to modify property of another movie (such as
> x,y,width,height, and so on)?

Depending on actually what you want to do:
1) You can only change the stage dimensions by loading a new movie into Level 1.

2) You can however modify all the contents on a timeline:

Set Property ("_level5", X Scale) = "50"
Set Property ("_level5", Y Position) = "50"

3) You could also use Load into Target and control the movie as a regular movie

It is possible you are applying your properties before the new values have been

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