Home Tutorials Forums Articles Blogs Movies Library Employment Press

Go Back   ActionScript.org Forums > Flash General Questions > Other Flash General Questions

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 04-30-2005, 07:41 PM   #1
igeek
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 6
Default IE 5 MAC trouble - Flash Movie Disiapears when you scroll..

Greetings Everyone,

I am seeking answers to a problem I have encountered working with Flash MX 7.2.

let me start by showing the code I am using to embed the flash movie into my CSS/Xhtml web page.

<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" data="forcasting_gates_receipts.swf"
width="100%" height="83%" >
<PARAM NAME="SCALE" VALUE="NOBORDER">
<param name="movie" value="forcasting_gates_receipts.swf" />
</object>

The problem I am having is only with IE 5 MAC on OS 9 everyother browser displays this movie with no troble at all.

Description of the problem:
The Flash Movie I have happens to be at the bottom of my page and is not viewable when you first see the page.. you have to scroll down to actually see the movie.

The movie only partially loads for some reason..

The really strange thing is if you scroll all the way to the bottom of the page where the flash movie is before the page is done loading.. the movie displays fine but if you scroll up or down parts of the movie dissapear.

Do i need to preload the flash movie somehow...?
Is my code correct.

Can someone please help.....

Thanks,
igeek
igeek is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2005, 05:45 AM   #2
pcarini
Shameless Audiophile
 
pcarini's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 129
Default

IE5Mac is a curse and shouldn't exist. You could consider letting them know that it doesn't work w/ IE Mac (that's what I'd do, 'cause I hate it). On many sites it's something less that 5% of the user clients anyway. I'd even consider doing it to IE 6 Win users just on principle unfortunately, they're still around 80% of the user base on many sites.

Otherwise, have you tried setting a fixed width and height for this line, just to check if it's that?
HTML Code:
<object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" data="forcasting_gates_receipts.swf" width="100%" height="83%" >

Last edited by pcarini; 05-01-2005 at 05:48 AM. Reason: I actually had a suggestion.
pcarini is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2005, 12:34 AM   #3
igeek
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 6
Default

I tried fixed widths and I even tried preloading the flash movie...still no luck..
igeek is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 10:08 PM.

///
Follow actionscriptorg on Twitter

 


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Ad Management plugin by RedTyger
Copyright 2000-2013 ActionScript.org. All Rights Reserved.
Your use of this site is subject to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.