Playing Sounds in ActionScript

by kirupa | 16 February 2003

During your course of Flashing, you may have added sounds the old-fashioned way. You would probably have added the sounds by adding them to a frame and looping them 999 times. You are no longer a beginner Flasher. You have to move away from relying on frames and, instead, rely on using ActionScript for your sound needs.

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thnx sooooo much. this made my life smooth as butter, i can’t thank you enough for this. really thanks a lot, if you could also say how to increase or decrease volume through code i would be much obliged.

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