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hthackray
01-09-2001, 08:45 PM
Hi

I wonder if any one could help me. This probably sounds really stupid but I am new to Flash and very stuck! I am using a web page with two frames. The left frame has a flash movie with links on, the right is a standard HTML page. When I click on the links on the left (in the movie) I want it to open the page in the frame on the right. I have gone to Windows - Actions - getURL and put my url in and the name of my right hand frame which has produced the following code:

on (release) {
getURL ("home.htm", "_right");
}

but it was still opening up the page in the left frame (the same as the movie).

So I renamed the right frame to 'sprouts' (dont ask me why) and renamed the window in the getURL action to _sprouts and now it is opening up in a blank window.

I am going mad?

Jesse
01-10-2001, 02:12 AM
No you're just adding strange underscroes to everything :)

Try 'sprouts' without the underscore and it should work fine.

Cheers

Jesse