Where did all my images go??
jperryl at ecs.fullerton.edu
Fri Aug 30 16:08:01 CDT 2002
Thanks for the reply.
> The good news is that referenced images are used by enough people that it's
> generally pretty solid. Probably just a script thing or a path thing.
> Are these paths relative or absolute? If absolute, have you moved the
> folder containing your stack and/or images? If relative, what is the value
> of the directory property when the images don't show?
They are whatever is set in when you use the browse feature to select a
file to which to link. No, I did not move the images. At least, I don't
think I did until everything disappeared and I took this as a sign that
perhaps I should really be doing things the other way... I've just tried
moving back a copy and still no go. Is it really that picky? If so, I
*really* need to get with the program and import those little dudes.
Along some of the same lines, I did import a series of 4 images for a
single card and set their visibles to false. The idea is that the player
is randomly selected for a Hogwarts House and then the appropriate House
image is set to true. It doesn't. Similarly, when I import it (as
control), I am not able to set its visible to false, either in script or
the message box. Is this not doable? Shouldn't it be doable? It's
doable if I don't change the image's name from within Rev, but since at
this point it's not a reference to an external file, *shouldn't* I be able
to reset its name and refer to it by its new name?
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