How to convert a objects to symbols in Flash? How to do Image Conversion?
The objects are converted to Symbols in flash, so that objects can be used effectivley.
In a "movie clip" type symbol can include many animations inside it. If a symbol is of type "button" it can just be used for a link. In case of "graphic" type, images are converted to symbols, so that it can be used anytime. The above video teaches you how to Convert objects .
Drag an image to convert, on to the stage from the library.
Press "F8" to get the "Convert to Symbol" window.
Choose the symbol type to "movie clip", select the registration point.
"Registration Point" it displays a "+" sign on the boundries or in the center of the movie clip.
Drag another image on to the stage, set its type as "Graphic".
So that graphic symbols are created just for the flexibility of use.
Finally we include an image file as a symbol of type "button".
Usually the button symbols are used with links.
View the video and see how the image conversion is done.