Archive for February, 2008

Full-screen mode in Flash 8

February 19, 2008

How to create true fullscreen movies with Flash

Exploring full-screen mode in Flash Player 9

Quick facts:

  1. Only supported with Flash Player 9.0.28  or above;
  2. Can be implemented in Flash 8 IDE by modifying the Stage class;
  3. Can only be initiated with  user inputs such as mouse click or keypres;
  4. An overlay dialog box will appear when the movie enters full-screen mode, instructing the user how to exit and return to normal mode.