[thelist] flash embedding the no plugin check

Dan McCullough dmccullough at garnethill.com
Wed Jul 21 10:07:53 CDT 2004

I have a small flash movie that I am incorporating on to the front page.
Its inside a table cell.  I need the flash to check and see if there is
a plugin and if not then to display a static image.  Is that possible
outside of the flash movie or do I have to do it within the flash movie?

<td width='376' height='310'><a href='item.jsp?ItemID=423'><img
src='/home_img_main_1.jpg' width='376' height='310' border='0'
alt='Island Flowers'></a></td>
<td width='186' height='310'><a href='item.jsp?ItemID=360'>
<object classid='clsid:d27cdb6e-ae6d-11cf-96b8-444553540000'
h.cab#version=4,0,0,0' width='186' height='310' id='dancinggirl'
<param name='allowScriptAccess' value='sameDomain' />
<param name='movie' value='/dancinggirl.swf' />
<param name='quality' value='high' />
<param name='bgcolor' value='#ffffff' />
<embed src='dancinggirl.swf' quality='high' bgcolor='#ffffff'
width='186' height='310' name='dancinggirl' align='middle'
allowScriptAccess='sameDomain' type='application/x-shockwave-flash'
pluginspage='http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer' />

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