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FLV video not playing once website has been published to server but works fine locally

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Hi,

I have created a custom .flv player using Flash CS built in flv controls. The .flv movie I converted plays fine locally (I have not set an explicit path in the Flash project just / so that it looks in the root of the website for the movie) but when I upload the .flv to the website it fails to play.

The link can be found here:

http://cicv5.yellowbus.co.uk/default.html

Thanks in advance
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Your IIS server isn't set to serve FLV files by default.

try this - it's a common problem...

http://blogs.ittoolbox.com/c/engineering/archives/adding-flv-mime-type-in-iis-4198
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Worked a treat
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