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Accessing FlashVars in ActionScript 3

jglazer63 asked
Last Modified: 2013-11-11
I want to create a FlashVar:

<param name="FlashVars" value="xmlFile=something.xml" />

But I cannot seem to get the actionscript 3 code to pull in this variable (xmlFile).  Can anyone give an example?

In addition, how can I set the flash developer up so that I can test with FlashVars?  I cannot seem to set them in publish settings anywhere.

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