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Flash working offline but not online

2:45 pm on Dec 31, 2011 (gmt 0)

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The index file has flash which works offline but does not work after it is uploaded. Why is it so?
4:18 pm on Dec 31, 2011 (gmt 0)

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Check your paths. You may have relative paths or paths relative to your local file system, like


which need to be


presuming, of course, "myflash.swf" is located in a directory "flash" in the domain root. This is true of all references, inside and external to the flash object. For example, if you load an XML file for video (or images, or whatever),


The XML file should contain
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
<movie url="/video/somefile.flv" moviename="some title"/>

and within the flash, the reference to that xml would be something like