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Is there a good way to preload a sound file that will be used later in a website?
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<embed src="some.wav" hidden=false autostart=false>

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If I put this in the very first web page in a long series, will it stay in cache and will the browser use it instead of tryint to download another copy?
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Should do.

If you have a frameset you can even put it in a hidden frame and play it directly later:
<embed name="myWav" src="some.wav" hidden=false autostart=false>

top.hiddenFrame.document.embeds['myWav'].play();

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points to me, please
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