HELP with mov FLASHING

Thomas J McGrath III 3mcgrath at adelphia.net
Tue Dec 2 16:51:21 EST 2003


Ken, Heather,

I figured out what was going wrong. I had a selection changed in the 
main stack that was being called when the movie in a substack was being 
clicked on. I don't know if I like that happening from a substack or 
not but I took it out of the main stack and put it in the shared 
background group of the cards I needed a selectionChanged on. Below is 
my script - I probably should have put a field checker before locking 
the screen etc. -- it appears that once the frames were changed in the 
movie a selectionChanged was sent from the substack to the mainstack 
where this code was.

on selectionChanged
   lock screen
    put the number of this card into lmyCard
     find the clickText in field "SearchField" of card "Glossary..."
     if the result is "Not found"  -- not the text of me in field 
"SearchField"
     then
       -- beep
     else
       put value(the foundLine) into field "Glos" -- background group 
field
     end if
     go card lmyCard -- keep us from switching to the card "Glossary..." 
stay right here
     unlock screen
end selectionChanged


Thanks All,

Near Panic But OK Now..... WHEWW!!!

Tom


On Dec 2, 2003, at 2:30 PM, Ken Norris wrote:

> Hi Tom,
>
>> Date: Mon, 1 Dec 2003 23:06:47 -0500
>> From: Thomas J McGrath III <3mcgrath at adelphia.net>
>> Subject: HELP with mov FLASHING
>
>> Well now the movie flashes to white when I click on it. It does change
>> to the next slide but the flash to white is just awful.
> ----------
> I had a problem like that awhile back.
>
> Try a "send in <time>" right after you call the file. Might give it an
> unnoticeable spot of time to get the image before displaying it.
>
> HTH,
> Ken N.
>
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