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Javascript: toggling between a jpeg and a flash movie

John Carney
John Carney asked
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Last Modified: 2012-06-21
Is it possible to toggle between a jpeg and a flash movie with javascript? PLease take a look at this page and let me know how to do it ... if it's possible.

I suppose this could be facilitated by exporting from flash with certain settings, so I'm putting this in the flash zone as well.


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<script type="text/javascript"> 
function validate_email(field,alerttxt)
with (field)
if (apos<1||dotpos-apos<2) 
  {alert(alerttxt);return false;}
else {return true;}
function validate_form(thisform)
with (thisform)
if (validate_email(email,"Not a valid e-mail address!")==false)
  {email.focus();return false;}
<script type="text/javascript"> 
function mouseOver()
document.getElementById("div1").style.display = "none";
document.getElementById("div2").style.display = "block";
function mouseOut()
document.getElementById("div2").style.display = "none";
document.getElementById("div1").style.display = "block";
.textBox{width:200px; line-height:16px}
body{margin:40px; font-family: Gill Sans MT; font-size:14px;
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"></head> 
<div id="div1" style="position:absolute;top:50px;left:20px;width:200px;height;200px;" onmouseover="mouseOver();" onmouseout="mouseOut();"> 
<a href="http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Scripting/JavaScript/Q_24156408.html" target="_blank"> 
  <img border="2" alt="Visit W3Schools!" 
src="http://dijitalrealm.com/images/beach3.jpg" name="x"
<div id="div2" style="display:none;position:absolute;top:50px;left:20px;width:200px;height;200px;" onmouseover="mouseOver();" onmouseout="mouseOut();" >
<object width="200" height="200"> 
<param name="movie" value="http://dijitalrealm.com/flash1.swf"> 
<embed src="http://dijitalrealm.com/flash1.swf" width="200" height="200"> 

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John CarneyReliability Business Tools Analyst II


Fantastic!  I love it when the answer is so simple and intuitive.

Thanks, quincydude.

- John
John CarneyReliability Business Tools Analyst II


Great answer!
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