Home Tutorials Forums Articles Blogs Movies Library Employment Press

Go Back   ActionScript.org Forums > Flash General Questions > Flash 8 General Questions

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 10-14-2005, 07:16 PM   #1
surftheearth
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 34
Default Flash Player 8 detection problems

I have embedded some Flash 8 content in an HTML page, but when I try to view the page on a Mac with the Flash 7 plugins, I don't get a prompt to update my Flash Player... Instead it displays only bits and pieces of the Flash content. The strange thing is that PC's without Flash Player 8 prompt me to update immediately and don't display any of the Flash content, which is ideal. I thought the problem might have been caused by a strange install of the Flash Player 7 plugin, but the same problem happens on 3 different Mac machines. I tested on Safari and IE for Mac. How can I ensure that these computers will be prompted to update versions? Most of my visitors will be Mac users, so this presents a fairly significant problem...

Essentially I am using the <object> and <embed> tags that Flash generates to detect my player version. I have tried some of the detection script tutuorials, but they don't really seem to do the trick... any suggestions?

Thanks.
surftheearth is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2005, 09:36 PM   #2
spy
Registered User
 
spy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 69
Default

have u tried with some script samples?... i mean to ensure ur visitors have the requiremtes...if not send them a link to the macromedia download center...
spy 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 On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 05:14 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.