[thelist] save image from shockwave movie to disc

Philip Lindsay phil at presence-multimedia.co.uk
Wed Jan 3 04:30:08 CST 2001

> We want to create a small painting application in shockwave/flash where the
> user can draw a basic picture. Not a problem!
> But - we want the user to be able to save that to disc so they can download
> it / email it, whatever.
> Does anyone know how we can get the contents of shockwave movie to save
> itself to disc as an image of some kind? When I say disc I mean the server
> btw. Not the client.

I would hazard a guess that you'd need to use an xtra for director which
could handle binary data (i.e. not text).

This might be worth a look - http://www.updatestage.com/xtras/binaryio.html


Phil :)

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