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how do I create a javascript file that rotates a stack of jpgs

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If you look at hbcli.org you will see rotating jpgs on the left hand column.
These were done with a Flash Generator (but not Adobe Flash).

I need a way, via a java script or actual .fla code to have all jpgs pulled from an external file.
The end user wants to change them periodically.
Each row has three rotating jpgs.
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You can use ExternalInterface API communicating with SWF via JS

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http://livedocs.adobe.com/flash/9.0/ActionScriptLangRefV3/flash/external/ExternalInterface.html

and for rotation existing SWF files or images use code bellow

Stage.scaleMode = "noScale";
Stage.align = "TL";

var rotation:String = "left";

var container:MovieClip = createEmptyMovieClip("container", _root.getNextHighestDepth());
container._lockroot = true;

var myMCL:MovieClipLoader = new MovieClipLoader();
var myListener:Object = new Object();
myMCL.addListener(myListener);
myListener.onLoadComplete = function(target_mc:MovieClip) {
  if(rotation = "left"){
      container._rotation = -90;
     container._x = 0;
      container._y = Stage.height;
  }else if(rotation = "right"){
      container._rotation = 90;
      container._x = Stage.width;
     container._y = 0;
  }else{
     container._rotation = 0;
     container._x = (Stage.width - Stage.height) / 2;
     container._y = 0;
  }
 
};
myMCL.loadClip("imageor_movieclip", container);

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