Loading Buddy Functions

Director

After placing the Xtra in your Xtras folder and restarting Director, the Buddy API functions will become available for use. All the functions are global functions and can be called without using the lingo openxlib or new commands. You can enter code as provided in this help file in any Director script. You can also test the functions in the Message window.

 

Authorware

After placing the Xtra in your Xtras folder and restarting Authorware, the Buddy API functions will become available for use. You can type the code directly into a calculation icon. The list of functions can be viewed by selecting 'Functions' from the 'Window' menu, then choosing 'Xtra BudAPI' from the category list.