You can assign some predefined
actions to the animation/movie and can make the animation interactive.
1. You can assign an action
to a certain frame to execute certain action
the animation reaches to that frame.
2. You can assign an action
to a movie clip or a button
certain action at mouse over event or mouse click event.
Few actions that are used
very frequently are:
1. The Go To action
jumps to a frame or scene.
2. The Play and Stop
actions play and stop movies.
3. The Stop All Sounds
action stops all sounds in the movie.
4. The Get URL action
jumps to a different URL.
5. The If Frame Is Loaded
action checks whether a frame is loaded.
6. The On Mouse Event
action assigns a mouse event or keyboard key
that triggers an action.
To add an action to a frame
follow the steps below:
1. Go to Windows
will open an Actions Window as shown below.
2. Click on the arrow at
upper right corner of the window and select
3. Double click on the Basic
Actions and it will show you the actions you
to the animation, as shown in the picture below.
4. Now select the frame in
the timeline, in which you want to add action.
5. Now double click on the
action you want to add to the frame. The action will show up in the actions
window as shown below.
6 You have added the action
to the frame. You can learn this concept
you will go to the example section of this tutorial.