Flash-Tutorials - Using the Libraries - Common Libraries
Flash comes with three common libraries that contain symbols you can use in your images and flash movies. To load such library select Common Libraries in Window menu. You can select one of the following there:
Buttons - the library of buttons
Learning Interactions - samples of Flash elements interactions
Sounds - library with many useful sounds
Common libraries are regular Flash documents (.fla files). If you work in Windows 95/98/Me you can find them in Program Files/Macromedia/Flash MX/ Configuration/Libraries directory of windows catalog. Users of Windows NT/200/XP can find the libraries in Program Files/Macromedia/Flash MX/Configuration/Libraries directory of the user profile. If you want to add your flash files to the common libraries you need to place them in the directories specified above.