Flash Tutorials: Invisible Buttons and a Mouse Trail Animation.

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Step Three: Creating an Invisible Button

The invisible button is what triggers the animation to play.

  1. Go to: Insert > New Symbol (Ctrl F8)
  2. For Name use: Invisible Button
  3. For Type select: Button
  4. Click: OK

  5. If the Timeline is not visible, open it: Window > Timeline (Ctrl Alt T)
  6. Insert a Blank Keyframe: Insert > Timeline > Blank Keyframe (F7)
  7. Select the Rectangle Tool: (R)
  8. On the Stage drag out a small: Rectangle
  9. Return to the standard Selection tool: (V)
  10. Double click on the Stroke (outline) to select the: Stroke
  11. On your Keyboard press: Delete
  12. Select your: Rectangle
  13. If the Information Panel is closed, open it: Window > Info (Ctrl I)
  14. Set the Width to: 50
  15. Set the Height to : 50
  16. Set the Symbol Registration point to centre:
  17. Set the X to: 0.0
  18. Set the Y to: 0.0

    Your Square should now be centred. The cross indicates that the square is in the centre:


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