Placing a movie (videoClip)

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Thu Apr 22 19:24:36 EDT 2010

Gabel Paul wrote:
> Hello everyone:
> 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?

Wait, I lied. There's this:

So you can set the location with the syntax "play videoclip 1 at 
100,250", which works in the IDE, but fails in a standalone.

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