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Embedding Flash in Custom Template

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  • Started 4 years ago by katiek648
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  1. katiek648

    I'm trying to embed a flash file on my custom template page that I am using for the homepage. Here is what I've added to the php page

    <script type="text/javascript">
    AC_FL_RunContent( 'codebase',',0,28,0','width','490','height','220','title','solutions','src','','quality','high','pluginspage','','movie','' ); //end AC code
    </script><noscript><object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" codebase=",0,28,0" width="490" height="220" title="solutions">
       <param name="movie" value="" />
       <param name="quality" value="high" />
       <embed src="" quality="high" pluginspage="" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="490" height="220"></embed>

    and this above the </head>

    <script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>

    Can someone help me with this? It doesn't seem to be playing correctly.
    It should look like this:

    I'm not sure if this is a Thematic thing or a Wordpress thing. Any help would be appreciated!

    Posted 4 years ago #
  2. Hi,

    this is mainly a script and directory thing .. maybe this thread can help a bit: How to add custom code to "branding" section, in powerblog theme.


    Posted 4 years ago #
  3. katiek648

    Thanks for the reply. I'm not sure if I understand from the other thread. Does it mean that I need my XML file in my child theme root? I dont have to add the function like you said in the other thread, right? Sorry, I am not really knowledgeable with posting flash files.

    Basically, I've got my swf, xml and assets all in a folder within my child theme directory. I think what you are saying is to move the XML file to the child theme root, make sure all of the paths to the assets are absolute. Then what? I tried this and still doesn't work.

    Posted 4 years ago #
  4. katiek648

    Also, when you say to add the XML to the root directory, are you talking about my child theme root or main wordpress root? Thanks!!

    Posted 4 years ago #
  5. katiek648

    Nevermind, somehow I figured it out.I ended up placing and linking everything to my root child theme directory and it works!

    Posted 4 years ago #

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