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In my winform app. Ia Webbrowser control can show flash when it is part of Html page.
It fails to show SWF web pages such as:
http://www.playkidsgames.com/games/apples/apples.swf
How can I solve this issue?
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by:Carl Tawn
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What do you mean by "fails to show"? If i drop a webbrowser control onto a form set it to the url you posted it displays correctly but won't let you run it because it is blocking direct linking.
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by:yaron89
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I mean that the flash movie is not runing as it runs in IE.
How can I enable the direct linking?
Thanks
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You can't link directly to the SWF because the movie itself is checking the domain that the request came from. If you want to run it properly you would have to point your webbrowser control to:

    http://www.playkidsgames.com/games/apples/savetheApples.htm
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