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#1 Posted on 8.11.04 1120.49
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So, my dad and a few of his former co-workers have a bit of a startup going, and in lieu of rent payments I'm doing some work on their website.

However, I need to edit the .swf menu they've got, and my web design skills are pretty much limited to HTML.

Here's the file:

I've got a copy of Macromedia Flash MX, but damned if I know what to do with it. Basically, I just need to remove the three menu items that expand from "business focus," and replace them with one, "data in motion."

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
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#2 Posted on 8.11.04 1253.23
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Your link didn't work.

That said, you either have to reverse engineer the menu from the .swf file, or you need to get a hold of the original source file for the swf.

I've had decent luck using some of the apps to reverse engineer flash files, but they almost always miss a few important elements (sound files, animations out of order, etc).

Good luck.
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