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Old 11-04-2010, 12:13 AM   #1
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Default Casting string as a class

Hi. I have 52 symbols in my library each with class names Symbol1, Symbol2, Symbol3, etc. I want to create an array of these classes which will be used to create a random particle effect. How do I cast the var cardNumbers so that the array looks like this:

cardTypes = [Symbol1, Symbol2, Symbol3, etc]

instead of

cardTypes = ["Symbol1", "Symbol2", "Symbol3", etc]

This is what I have written so far...

var cardTypes:Array=new Array();

for(var i:Number = 0;i<52; i++)
var cardNumbers:String = "Symbol"+i;


Any help would be much appreciated.
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