Release Command


release <movie> Applies to movies


The release command disassociates movie resources from its movieFile.


To conserve system resources, you should use the release command whenever you don't expect to display the movie. A release occurs automatically in the following situations:


Suppose that you want to display an opening logo movie once, when you open a stack. Assume that the movieFile property is already set. on openStack show movie "Logo" prepare movie "Logo" play movie "Logo" end openStack Finally, place the following handler into the script of movie "Logo": on playStopped hide movie "Logo" release movie "Logo"
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