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Old 01-20-2002, 09:03 PM   #1
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Default more Text ?? -- can you mask dynamic text?

apologies for the separate post but I just came across this too.

I've got a mask on a menu item.

the menu item consists of a dynamic text box (one layer) and a background 'button' graphic (on another layer)

when I apply the same mask to both layers the text completely disappears. (even the text that I originally type into the Text Panel)??

when I put the text on a different layer (not masked) the text is fine, and recieves the variables fine so I know that its not a comunication problem...

or at least I don't think it is



thanks for your help again
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Old 01-21-2002, 12:46 AM   #2
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If you embed the font you should be able to see your dynamic field beneath a mask.
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Old 01-21-2002, 03:15 AM   #3
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thanks jesse

that worked great

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