[thelist] Smart Flash detection

aardvark roselli at earthlink.net
Wed Feb 27 20:39:00 CST 2002

> From: "Scott Shou" <scott at firesites.com>
> This is probably a stupid question, but why not just use a table, put
> the gif as the TD background, or table background depending on
> accessibility you're shooting for. . then put the flash code in the
> td. If it flies it flies. if it don't, the gif shows. . .

i actually do that at http://quantumcms.com/

this not only addresses Flash-free users (who could be detected, perhaps),
but it addresses Flash users who have it disabled in some way, which might
not report itself to a scripted test...

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