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Subject: Re: migrate director to flash
From: Henry Ryng
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 1998 22:24:25 GMT

Seems like you could use Visual Basic and the Flash active X control to
create a nifty screensaver. I inherited a director project where a long
transition was being used for visual effects - this disallowed the user
direct immediate aborting of the screen saver until the transition
completed. In VB the click or mouse actions are immediately available.

There is a tech not from MS that has all the shell code to create a screen
saver - the remainder is pasting in the ActiveX flash player and creating an

Henry Ryng

-----Original Message-----
From: Carlos Pi <carlosatbluewave [dot] com>
To: flasheratshocker [dot] com <flasheratshocker [dot] com>
Date: Monday, February 16, 1998 2:54 PM
Subject: Re: migrate director to flash

>No, but does anyone know of a cost effective way to make a flash movie into
>a screensaver?
>Recently I had to recreate the whole thing in Director....
>At 03:30 PM 2/12/98 -0500, you wrote:
>>Does anyone have a suggestion as to how I might take a large director move
>and transfer it to flash for publication? I know I can save the director
>movie as a shockwave file, but that doesn't seem to work all that well. At
>least I know what I get with Flash...
>>Eric Rosenfeld
>Carlos Pi - Designer
>carlosatbluewave [dot] com
>BLUEWAVE Ltd - Web Design House
>Tel. 0171 706 3500

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