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06-08-2002, 11:45 PM
I'm working on a project for computer science (due soon) and I would like to be able to play a nice intro in it. I know a little flash, and I just learned that I can make a flash movie into a .avi file. Is there any way to play this in a full screen .exe file using DX, Allegro, OpenGL, etc..? I had the idea of loading and displaying sseperate bitmaps but I'd rather not. I'd prefer this to be done in C++, but other languages such as VB will do. Thanks in advance.

06-08-2002, 11:48 PM
How about using the 'full screen' FS command in the 1st frame, make it a projector that is loaded by your program when it is executed and put a 'quit' FS command in the last frame ...?

06-08-2002, 11:51 PM
Probably because I have no freakin clue how the hell to do that. My knowledge in Flash ends at tweening.

06-09-2002, 12:40 AM
lol ok, want me to teach you how?

06-09-2002, 03:20 AM

06-09-2002, 07:19 AM
I sent you a PM.

06-09-2002, 07:20 AM
Oh, and, why would you use an avi rather than an swf?? It you blow up an avi to full screen, it will be choppy as!

06-09-2002, 08:00 AM
the choppiness depends on the avi, the computer, and the video card.