The Companion Site for the Book ActionScript 3.0 Game Programming University

About the Book
Book Source Files
Q&A Forum
Buy the Book
Book Table of Contents
Book Corrections
All Articles
Email Newsletter

Looking for examples of Flash games? Try the free Flash games at and the iPhone games at
Gary Rosenzweig, author of ActionScript 3.0 Game Programming University, shows you how to pause a sound in AS3 by recording the position of the sound before stopping it, then resuming the sound at that same position.

Download the source file.