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Accessing data from an IFRAME in Flex

I have a page that has a Flex swf inside an iframe. In the main page I have hidden input fields that contain values. How can I retrieve the values inside the hidden input fields in Flex when Flex is inside an iframe?

Thanks,
Dan
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Siva Prasanna KumarPrincipal Solutions ArchitectCommented:
if both were in same page you could have use external interface or flash vars to access the data, I am not sure if you can access the data from SWF with in a iframe,

First try doing this accessing the data from main page using javascript with in Iframe later we can try communicating with this javascript function from the flex.
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dancablamAuthor Commented:
I was able to get access to the parent frame by using the ExternalInterface and calling a function like:
<script language="JavaScript">
function getTestVal() {
	return parent.document.getElementById('test').value;
}
</script>

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