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Subject: RE: FLASH: Netscape Plugin Problems
From: Brad Bechtel
Date: Tue, 29 Feb 2000 18:15:12 GMT

At 08:30 PM 2/28/00 -0600, you wrote:
>Okay, here's the url:
>http://www.johnragusa.com/staffnav.html
>About:Plugins shows:
>File name: Shockwave Flash NP-PPC
>Shockwave Flash 4.0 r20 (That's a new one for me, btw.)
>Same situation on the G3Powerbook at home.

Your MIME type is set manually in the EMBED tag to application/x-director (Shockwave) rather than to application/x-shockwave-flash (Flash); since the Shockwave plugin only handles movies made with Director, you're probably seeing the beginnings of a Shockwave loading screen and nothing else.

I would suspect that if the MIME type was set properly on the server to begin with you would not need to set it manually. Either way, referencing your Flash movie properly in the HTML will allow it to play back properly in the browser.

Brad
Flash QA


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