Multiple External SWF Slideshow – Loading & Playing Mupltiple External SWFs in AS3 Flash Movie

I have previously posted several blog posts for loading external swf file and controlling its timeline by adding play/pause/forward/rewind player buttons. Some days back, I got a related and interesting question which involved loading and playing multiple external swf files one after another. It’s a very common scenario and I decided to give it a…



[AS3] Load External swf into MovieClip & Play/Pause/Forward/Rewind and Stop it at LastFrame from Main Flash Movie

Loading external swf into a MovieClip inside your main Flash movie is a routine job and ActionScript3 allows you to do that quite efficiently. What AS3 does not provide you are the built-in functions to control loaded swf file timeline from your main movie. I initially tried to find some built-in functions to control the…



[AS3] Start/Seek a FLV Video at a Specific Time using Cue Points in Flash ActionScript3

While loading FLV videos using FLVPlayback Componenet 2.5 in Flash, when I tried to navigate to the “cue” point I had created using AS3 cue point object,   flvPlayer.seekToNavCuePoint("cp1"); It failed with following error:   VideoError: 1003: Invalid seek at fl.video::FLVPlayback/seekToNavCuePoint() at Function/<anonymous>() at flash.events::EventDispatcher/dispatchEventFunction() at flash.events::EventDispatcher/dispatchEvent() at fl.video::FLVPlayback/http://www.adobe.com/2007/flash/flvplayback/internal::handleVideoEvent() at flash.events::EventDispatcher/dispatchEventFunction() at flash.events::EventDispatcher/dispatchEvent() at fl.video::VideoPlayer/http://www.adobe.com/2007/flash/flvplayback/internal::setState()…