troubleshooting Question

Keep original stage dimensions of loaded swf

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Hi all ive jsut made an image gallery in another swf that I want to load into a website. The problem is when I load the swf in it looses its stage dimensions of 540 x 380, which means all the content that was off the stage is now visible in the document it is loaded into which is much larger 1200 x 800. Ive seen some stuff about masking but due to the way this is developed id like to do it with actionscript. How would i go about keeping the loaded swfs original stage dimensions.  my loader code is posted below. is it not possible to mask it with actionscript?

/*Load in external swf */
				var loadSwf:Loader = new Loader();
				var requestSwf:URLRequest = new URLRequest("photo_gallery.swf");
				loadSwf.contentLoaderInfo.addEventListener(Event.COMPLETE, onCompleteHandler);
				loadSwf.contentLoaderInfo.addEventListener(ProgressEvent.PROGRESS, onProgressHandler);

				/* Add swf to stage */
				function onCompleteHandler (loadEvent:Event) {
				/* Progress tracking*/
				function onProgressHandler(mProgress:ProgressEvent) {
					var percent:Number = mProgress.bytesLoaded/mProgress.bytesTotal;
					trace (percent);
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