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1st September, 2006 at 14:13:58 -

ARGH! I just can't get adjusted to this MMF2 editor, its like half the tools are missing! >=(

 
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1st September, 2006 at 15:59:16 -

MMF 1.5 sprite editor kicks TGF / MMF2's BUTT TO HELL!!

 
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1st September, 2006 at 16:20:00 -

Its better but I'm constantly finding new bugs. As in:

1. The vertical scrollbar in the storyboard editor doesn't work. At all.
2. Sometimes, when I copy and paste an image from one animation frame to another, it pastes it again when I try and drag the recently pasted image to its required position.
3. Constant problems with layers, I don't know where to begin.

 
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1st September, 2006 at 16:24:04 -

Yeh I'm experiencing problems with layers too.
And Chris about the images pasting when you relocate them - make sure you arn't holding CTRL when you are relocating images as they will duplicate and paste another. I only seem to get that when I press CTRL so might be the case for you

I'm also experiencing a lot of bugs with it - nothing extremely important, just small annoying things. A lot of them have been fixed for the next build (which hasn't been released yet).

 
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1st September, 2006 at 16:26:21 -

MMF2 actually killed a game I just started on by first making every object a "bad object" so I lost all the the code and then it made the frame a "bad frame" so I lost all the gfx. But at least I was able to work on a game in it for more than 4 hours which makes it about 200% better than MMF1.5.

Oh yeah and I am back to good old TGF again.

 
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1st September, 2006 at 16:32:55 -

Not pressing CTRL

Another bug I keep finding:

I've created folders to store my objects in. However, I cannot transfer them back to the "default" place. I can, though, CLONE them by opening up a frame and seeing its list of contents in the Workspace Toolbar, by dragging them from the folder to the toolbar (does that make sense?). The only way I can move an object is to delete it and create a new one.

 
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1st September, 2006 at 17:44:54 -

Only layer problem I found so far is that some objects won't hide, like the Windows native ones (edit object, list object etc). Guess they could look into that a bit more.

 
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2nd September, 2006 at 11:15:59 -

That's the problem with Clickteam, they don't really make bad software, they just release things with a lot of bugs, and if, and only if it sells WITH the bugs, they fix the bugs.

Take jamagic for example, it'd be great if they hadnt release it with all the bugs and lack of support, and instead of fixing it, they called it a "problem", and eventualy erased it from the map.



 
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3rd September, 2006 at 22:12:38 -

I was hoping the new MMF would get rid of a lot of old bugs, like when you tell one specific object to move 1 pixel down, it'll move down, but when you tell it to stop, all the objects of the same type suddenly stop. And it sometimes happens, on some comps, so it's hard to fix .

Sometimes I wonder if they put it in intentionally to sell more copies. Like when people buy TGF to save instead of KNP, and MMF to get more than 250 objects, and MMF 1.5 to get 26 alterable values, and MMF 2 to get the animation editor that they messed up in MMF from TGF.

 
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3rd September, 2006 at 22:49:10 -

Guilty!

 
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7th September, 2006 at 21:33:31 -

I heard there's a discount if you've owned a previous Clickteam product. How do you get one of those?

 
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7th September, 2006 at 23:03:49 -

Go to http://www.clickteam.com/eng/upgrade.php and enter your details to find your discount.

I'm slightly baffled by all the layer issues that everyone is having - I've never had a problem with them.

 
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7th September, 2006 at 23:54:53 -

The only problem is that If I try to paste an object to BG on a layer that isn't the bottom one, it starts to paste, but the paste doesn't scroll.

 
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8th September, 2006 at 08:05:50 -

The only problem is the in-built platform movement. You can slide and stay suspended in mid-air when you crouch and move.

 
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8th September, 2006 at 08:58:16 -

Oh, jesus I wish that was the "only problem." Then I'd never have any problems.

 
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