2009 Zoom News Scroller
Flash version: 9, ActionScript 3.0.
The 2009 Zoom News Scroller is a complete solution to display latest news on the website. This news scroller can be used as a teaser on the main page of the website. The main feature of this scroller is the zoom display. At click on the title a new window will open to display title, date, description and an image.
The news scroller settings are located in the file news.xml. From this file you can set all the parameters of this widget. The following parameters can be edited: widget width and height, background, border and shadow colour, detail panel width, height, background, border and colour, scroll bar, thumb width, height and border, title normal and over state and much more.
ShowFirstNews parameter is to show/hide the zoom panel on first news. By default is set to "Yes". In this situation, the zoom panel is open on first news at loading of the news scroller.
Scrolling speed and animation time can be set in the xml file.
The width, height, background, border and shadow colours of the zoom news scroller can be customized in the XML file. For fine tunning are some settings for margins and padding.
The width, height, background, border and shadow colours of the zoom panel can be customized in the XML file.
The scroll bar width and colour can be set in the XML file. Scroll button has following options settable from XML: width, height, colour at normal and over state.
The thumb image associated to each news is fully settable from XML with options for width and height, border width and colour.
The dot can be set fro m xml and margin, radius and shadow colour can be customized
<mouseOutState titleColor='#666666' titleDotColor='#e4c100' />
<mouseOverState titleColor='#ffffff' titleBgColor='#1c1c1c' titleDotColor='#ffffff' />
The news has 2 options. One in normal and another in over state where it can be set the dot and title colour. On over state is settable also the background colour of the title.
<mouseOutState titleColor='#ffffff' newsBgColor='#0f0f0f' arrowColor='#ee7207' />
<mouseOverState titleColor='#000000' newsBgColor='#ee7207' arrowColor='#ffffff' />
The news scroller info can set from xml and following fields are custmizable: title, date including day of week, month and year, image and text paragraph. The description can be html edited.
<title>Animal activists decry expanded elephant displays</title>
<description><![CDATA[Seven lumbering elephants four of them newcomers are the star attractions in the San Diego Zoo s biggest, most costly expansion in its 90-plus years.]]></description>
Keywords: rss feed teaser news ticker horizontal infinite smooth slick unlimited easy customizable xml driven resizable dynamic auto scrolling html text flash scroll scroller vertical slide scripts zoom effects