A clone is a copy of an item that you can put on another frame.
To make a clone choose "Edit" > "Clone" > "Clone Item".
You have to define item name (for example Rectangle1, Text2)
so other items like clones can refer to the item. To rename the item name
choose "Item" > "Placement Properties" or press F2.
You can optimize existing document by converting items to clones.
To convert an item to a clone choose "Edit" > "Clone" > "Convert to Clone".
You will have to select the original item for the clone. The new clone will
replace the existing item.
To change the original item for a selected clone choose
"Edit" > "Clone" > "Change Original".
Placement properties define how the item appear in Flash Player.
Choose "Item" > "Placement Properties" to change
rotation or opacity of the item. These changes are not visible in the design view.
Choose "Item" > "Color Balance" to apply RGB channel changes to an item,
visible in Flash player only.