Trying to get variables into flash from the browser!

Ever wondered how to get variables from an html page to a flash element? Well, it’s quite easy using the following actionscript 2 example: I use javascript to embed my flash elements: <embed src=”somefilename.swf?varname=varvalue&vartwo=var2value” width=”550″ height=”400″></embed> Now in Flash I can just call: _root.varname and it will give us `varvalue` Read more…

By Andrew Odendaal, ago