Try changing the ink of the avi sprite to background transparent or matt..
i think only background transparent works with video media
"Sean Levesley" <s.levesleyzoodigitalgroup.com> wrote in message
news:bhivi8$f4n$1forums.macromedia.com...> I have a movie that imports an avi file into a cast member through script.
> The avi file has lots of whitespace around it.
> Unfortunately, when running the movie the avi is trimmed to remove the
> whitespace and the avi is then expanded to fit the original cast member
> space. What I would like it to do is just swap the avi in and not trim the
> whitespace or resize.
> Any clues?