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'swfobject is undefined' when duplicating 'autoviewer' gallery script directory

Posted on 2009-04-10
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hi, im using autoviewer in this website:

www wavesports gr/gallery.html

we wanted to add a few languages, so in order to duplicate the gallery with each language's menus, i just copied all autoviewer files , including photos, to each directory:

www wavesports gr/greek/gallery.html
www wavesports gr/french/gallery.html
www wavesports gr/spanish/gallery.html
www wavesports gr/italian/gallery.html

The error i'm getting is that 'SWFobject' is undefined, and the error message is displayed: "AutoViewer requires JavaScript and the Flash Player. Get Flash here. "

any ideas where the problem might be?

Im using the latest swfobject.js, and each of the above directories has its own gallery.xml, viewer.swf, /images, and /thumbnails. Same as the /english directory that works fine!

any ideas what could be wrong?

HTML is identical between the files, only difference is the language.

also, wanted to mention that the line:

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

is present on all html files

the files i've downloaded come from www airtightinteractive com/ simpleviewer/ simpleviewer.zip

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also, ALL FILES WORK LOCALLY!

exact same files, on my desktop work OK without giving me the error.
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You didn't put copies of the swfobject.js file in the other directories and didn't change the path to compensate.

I suggest you just change the path from "swfobject.js" to "../swfobject.js" in all but the English version.
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by:george82
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i can't believe it. i forgot to change the 'selective transfers' on my ftp client, it was set to upload html files only. many thanks for the solution
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