How to replace movieclips (sprites) in SWF flash movie template using SWF Scout library
The sample below shows replacing
movieclips in the existing flash movie to movieclips loaded from external SWF file using SWF Scout SDK.
Input SWF template (MyTemplate.swf):
Red square is a movieclip with a name "image1". We will replace "image1" movieclip with SWF movieclip from shapes.swf file.
We'll also replace some text.
VB Source Code:
Movie.InitLibrary "demo","demo" Movie.BeginMovieFromTemplate "MyTemplate.swf",true Movie.AddTemplateRule_Text "REPLACEME1","SUCCESSFULLY REPLACED",true Movie.AddTemplateRule_Text "REPLACEME2","SUCCESSFULLY REPLACED TOO",true Movie.AddTemplateRule_Image "image1","Shapes.swf", 4 ' 4 is a fit mode so movieclip will be fitted to rectangle of replaced image i = Movie.ProcessTemplateRules Movie.EndMovie Movie.SaveToFile "ProcessedTemplate_ReplaceSprites.swf"
Output SWF file (ProcessedTemplate_ReplaceSprites.swf):
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