Placing a movie (videoClip)

Sarah Reichelt sarah.reichelt at
Thu Apr 22 19:18:35 EDT 2010

> I have imported a very short videoClip using File ... Import as a control ... video file. Then I put it into a custom property of a card. My problem is that I can't get it to play in the location I want. It always plays at the center of the card. I tried:
> on mouseUp
>   wait 20 ticks
>   set the loc of the templateVideoClip to 200,200
>   play videoClip id (the cardMovie of this cd) -- custom prop
> end mouseUp
> ... but it doesn't work. How do I set the loc of the movie on the card?

I haven't used vidoeClips like this Paul, but for better control, I
suggest using a player object instead.


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