Tab Button Links

  • 13 years ago
    Hi, I'm designing tab (similar to a folder) based link buttons for my portfolio site but there two aspects causing me problems at the moment.
    • The first is that I am not (at the moment) as strong with my visual design as I am with my actionscript, so my tab buttons look tacky and badly designed.  Where would I go (either on the web or within Flash 8) to get a template design I can improve and manipulate?
    • Within Flash 8, before I export how would I go about removing the stages emaining whitespace around my button so that I only have the tab itself as the .SWF file?
    Thank you.


  • 13 years ago
    U always start with www.adobe.com
  • 13 years ago

    Concerning the second point

    1) clic with right botton in anywhere in the white space

    2) Choose "properties"

    3) Put the dimensions that you want

  • 13 years ago
     

    Hi,

    I think the Flash/VB article on http://www.adobe.com/devnet/flash/activex.html may be helpful in this discussion.

    This popular white paper is written by some engineering folks from our organization Mindfire Solutions ( http://www.mindfiresolutions.com ).

    I hope you find it useful!

    Cheers,
    Byapti

    Mindfire Solutions
    http://www.mindfiresolutions.com















Post a reply

Enter your message below

Sign in or Join us (it's free).

Contribute

Why not write for us? Or you could submit an event or a user group in your area. Alternatively just tell us what you think!

Our tools

We've got automatic conversion tools to convert C# to VB.NET, VB.NET to C#. Also you can compress javascript and compress css and generate sql connection strings.

“In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they're not.”