Image flash

Scott Rossi scott at
Wed Dec 3 17:23:58 EST 2003

On 12/3/03 2:11 PM, "J. Landman Gay" <jacque at> wrote:

> I have an image in a background group. I change its filename to display
> different images. Works great on Mac.
> On Windows there is a white flash as the image updates. I have tried
> setting the alwaysbuffer, but it doesn't seem to make a difference, and
> it reverts to false whenever the image is changed anyway. I am locking
> the screen before updating but that doesn't help. These are jpg images.
> How do I avoid the flash?

There shouldn't be any flash at all, especially if you're locking the
screen.  Is the alwaysBuffer of the *stack* set to false by any chance?


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, Multimedia & Design
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