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Macromedia® Flash® MX 2004 Certified Designer Study Guide by James English

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Chapter 18. The Movie Clip Symbol

Movie Clips Symbols Explained

In Macromedia Flash, the Movie Clip symbol is the true workhorse of any application that you're going to build. In fact, the symbol is the foundation for your application; your Stage is actually a Movie Clip whose properties and capabilities have been hidden. Movie Clips are ActionScript objects, and can be controlled, made, and removed by ActionScript, in addition to being created visually. Movie clips can hold anything that your main timeline can hold, ...

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