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Subject: RE: [flasher] Can Flash read a text file for input??
From: Rebecca Lovelace
Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2001 20:11:16 -0000

Sure, just use loadVariables("mytextfile.txt")
you would have your textfile in the format


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From: Jeffrey Fitzgerald [jfitzgeratUU [dot] NET (mailto:jfitzgeratUU [dot] NET)]
Sent: Tuesday, January 30, 2001 11:13 AM
To: flasher from chinwag
Subject: [flasher] Can Flash read a text file for input??

Hello Flashers,

Working on a flash presentation that will be using text to title
people speaking during the
show. It would be nice to be able to make only one flash SWF and have it
read an associated
text file to get the names, dept., etc. In other words I have a flash
template and I add a simple
text file in which the SWF reads upon startup. The text file would contain
the presenter details, etc.

Thsi way I don't have to make a new flash movie for every single

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