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Old 05-09-2003, 12:14 PM   #1
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Default getSelectedItem and setSelectedIndex

heya ppl!

i need to pass some information between two frame in the same movie:

i have a comboBox, and when i choose an item from it's drop down menu and click a button, the movie goes to frame2 and displays the data associated with the item i chose, in a dynamic text box (variable). that's easy :
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_root.variable = (myMc.comboBox.getSelectedItem().label);

what i don't know how to do is retrieving the index number of the item i selected in the comboBox, when i go back to frame1! is there a way to save that information so that the user can go back and see the item he selected?

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Old 05-09-2003, 02:42 PM   #2
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I'm not sure what you are asking, but you can save any information in either an array or as a standalone object. I don't have much experience with the later, but just push it into an array and read it from back to front.
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