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Chapter 24. MOVIES IN A WINDOW AND ALTERNATIVES > CREATING ODDLY SHAPED MIAWS

CREATING ODDLY SHAPED MIAWS

A hiddenfeature of Director 7 was its capability to create oddly shaped MIAWs. This was first revealed to developers at the 1999 Macromedia Conference in San Francisco, and then the information spread over the Internet.

Creating oddly shaped windows is an important feature because applications, such as MP3 players and games, use nonrectangular shapes for their windows. Director developers can do this easily.


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