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Dynamically swap Flash movie without page reload

Posted on 2009-03-31
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Hi,
I am looking for a way to dynamically swap a Flash movie on this page: http://bcradvertising.com/33009/portfolio.html, without reloading the page.
Right now, I am using the code below, with JavaScript, but this is not working.
Thanks!
-Josh
<html>

<head>

<title>Boston Advertising & Online Marketing Agency / Baldwin/Clancy/Rogan</title>

<link href="css/style.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />

<script src="Scripts/AC_RunActiveContent.js" type="text/javascript"></script>

<!-- Loading SWFObject from the Google repository; only works if you have an internet connection! -->

<script type="text/javascript" src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/swfobject/2.1/swfobject.js"></script>
 

<script type="text/javascript">
 

function loadSWF(url, targetID){
 

	//Check for existing SWF

	if(isObject(targetID)){
 

		//replace object/element with a new div

		replaceSwfWithEmptyDiv(targetID);
 

	}

	

	//Embed SWF

	if (swfobject.hasFlashPlayerVersion("7")) {

		

		var attributes = { data: url, width:"360", height:"250" };

		var params = {};

		var obj = swfobject.createSWF(attributes, params, targetID);

		

	}
 

}
 
 

function isObject(targetID){
 

	var isFound = false;

	var el = document.getElementById(targetID);

	

	if(el && (el.nodeName === "OBJECT" || el.nodeName === "EMBED")){

	

		isFound = true;

	

	}

	

	return isFound;
 

}
 
 

function replaceSwfWithEmptyDiv(targetID){
 

	var el = document.getElementById(targetID);

	

	if(el){

	

		var div = document.createElement("div");

	

		el.parentNode.insertBefore(div, el);

	

		//Remove the SWF

		swfobject.removeSWF(targetID);

	

		//Give the new DIV the old element's ID

		div.setAttribute("id", targetID);

		

	}
 

}
 
 

</script>
 

</head>

<div id="page">

<div id="wrap">
 

    <div id="header">

    </div>

    <div id="nav">

       <ul class="nav block">

<li><a href="index.html"><strong>Home</strong></a></li>

<li><a href="portfolio.html"><strong>Portfolio</strong></a></li>

<li><a href="about.html"><strong>About</strong></a></li>

<li><a href="#"><strong>Contact</strong></a></li>

</ul>
 

    </div>

	<div id="content">

    	<div class="row">

		<div id="main">

		<h2>Portfolio: Samples </h2>

		<p>From complete, integrated branding programs to print ads, radio, TV, brochures and the Web, we do it all.</p>

		<p>More importantly, we love what we do. And we hope that it shows.  </p>
 

		</div>

		</div>

		<hr />

		<div class="row">

			<div class="leftlist">

			<p><a href="galleries/amerlux_slides.swf" onclick="loadSWF(this.href, 'flashcontent'); return false;">Amerlux Lighting</a></p>

			<p><a href="galleries/ecsb_slides.swf" onclick="loadSWF(this.href, 'flashcontent'); return false;">East Cambridge Savings Bank</a></p>

			<p>ING</p>
 

			<p>Otherbooks</p>

			<p>The Community Bank</p>

			<p>Viaflo</p>

			<p>Erlab</p>

			</div>

			<div class="gallerycontainer">

		      	  <script type="text/javascript">

AC_FL_RunContent( 'codebase','http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=7,0,19,0','width','360','height','550','title','Baldwin/Clancy/Rogan Advertising Portfolio','src','galleries/amerlux_slides','quality','high','pluginspage','http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer','movie','galleries/amerlux_slides' ); //end AC code
 

</script><noscript><object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" codebase="http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=7,0,19,0" width="360" height="250" title="Baldwin/Clancy/Rogan Advertising Portfolio">

              <param name="movie" value="galleries/amerlux_slides.swf" />

              <param name="quality" value="high" />

              <embed src="galleries/amerlux_slides.swf" quality="high" pluginspage="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="360" height="550"></embed>

      	  </object>

</noscript>

			</div>

		</div>

	</div>	

    <div id="footer">

        <p>Worldwide Headquarters: 1040 Great Plain Avenue, Needham, MA. P: 781-433-9833</p>

    </div>

  </div>

		<div id="subfooter">
 

			<div id="satellite">

			<p>Satellite offices*: Malden, Lexington, Medfield, Maynard, Boston, and Easton</p>

			</div>

			<div id="employees">

			<p>*aka employees' homes</p>

			</div>	

		</div>		

</div>

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I am closing this question because I have found a solution: http://www.htmlforums.com/flash-development/t-click-swap-flash-files-49372.html.

-Josh
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