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Making a simple player for mp3 loops with a visual equalizer

October 14th, 2008 32 Comments

I have received many requests to explain how to create an mp3 player in Flash, so here it is! You will learn to create the following (please note that this is a Flash 8 tutorial): A visual equalizer with colored bars, A Sound object for external mp3 loading, A play / stop button for your […]

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Loading an external mp3 file with ActionScript

October 8th, 2008 47 Comments

Loading an external mp3 file in Flash has many benefits. First, and maybe the most practical is that your Flash movie filesize stays the same – there is no need to import the sound file into it, because we can load it dynamically, that is, while the movie is running. Second, if you wanted to […]

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