Transparent Background with .swf-file

Is it possible in flash4 to make a transparent background in my flash movie (.swf-file)? So that i can show the movie on a HTML-background.
I know it's possible for an animated GIF.
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SuperMarioCommented:
It only works in Netscape, but in the <EMBED> tag there is a WSMODE param. Set it to "transparent."

There is also an option for transparent background in the Publish settings.

-Dan
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SuperMarioCommented:
Of course, whatever BGCOLOR you set for the flash ani will still show up. If you use a transparent windowless display (WMODE="TRANSPARENT") it should clear that up.

If that doesn't work for you, there is no other option in Flash unless you export as an animated .gif.

-Dan
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oubelkasCommented:
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Merry XMAS!

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SuperMarioCommented:
haha!

Merry XMas to you too. =)
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oubelkasCommented:
:)
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maxman60Commented:
Excuse me ,but it works in IE.

<object ID="SWFLASH"
classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000"
codebase="http://active.macromedia.com/flash/cabs/swflash.cab"
STYLE="POSITION: absolute; HEIGHT:100%;WIDTH:100%;TOP:5;LEFT:5;VISIBILITY:VISIBLE; ZINDEX:1"
 width="200" height="200">
 <param name="movie" value="movie.swf">
 <param name="play" value="true">
 <param name="loop" value="true">
 <param name="wmode" value="transparent">
</OBJECT>
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SuperMarioCommented:
Oh, hey, you're right.

I neglected to mention that WMODE is also an IE parameter.
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maxman60Commented:
it was surprise for me about Netscape and bg_transparency. :-)
I think this is not impossible :-).

That says Macromedia at www.dhtmlzone.com
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