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Preloading: For Dummies

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Jul 16, 2007 | 1:55 AM EDT

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I know this isn't going to help everybody, but I know there are people out there who are wondering how to make a preloader, so this is for them. Not people who know what they're doing or don't care and want free BLAM points.

Before you open this up, I'm hoping you have seen some Flash tutorials about how to use the timeline and symbols. I sort of explain it but not very good. I just focused on the Preloading ActionScript part.

This is different than the Newgrounds Free Preloader. It's easier to understand how it works, so it's easier to use this outline to make it your own preloader. It has instructions how to make a loadbar, percent loaded text, and play button.

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CyberdevilCyberdevil

Rated 2.5 / 5 stars

Haha, it's a bit ironic that a tutorial on how to make preloaders actually uses the default NG preloader! Still a good tutorial though, maybe not as simple instructions as possible, but it's definitely explained at the end of it. Layout could use some more options and graphical enhancement though. Keep it going!

-cd-



zwik1234zwik1234

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Great tutorial

err...
mine isn't working because _root.play(); part... could you help me?



Darkred28Darkred28

Rated 5 / 5 stars

so beautiful

this video is too beautiful for words...



volkain5volkain5

Rated 3.5 / 5 stars

Pretty good

i liked how u explained everything.. but i coulnd't get it to work in flash 8 srry :'( whatever.. i followed exactly what u said...



KWAS71KCKKWAS71KCK

Rated 3.5 / 5 stars

good one

that was a pretty nice preloader tutorial.... anybody need help on this subject? If you do, then this one is for you!


Homeless responds:

what he said!