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Subject: Re: FLASH: URGENT Active X question
From: Cheri Harder
Date: Fri, 31 Mar 2000 22:14:51 +0100

Andrew

Netscape does not use the Active-X control, just a plug-in. I cannot
determine, though, if IE can use the plug-in or if it MUST use the Active-X
control. There is a technote at MM site about how to remove the ActiveX
control..you could do that, then run some tests...

HTH
~~~~Cheri Harder~~~~~
charderatawsolution [dot] com
Advantage Web Solution
www.awsolution.com

> I am developing a Flash site for the DoD, but ran in to some problems with
some people at the Pentagon being unable to view the site. After some
research I found out from one of the Network folks there:
>
> "FLASH player is an ActiveX control.
> All ActiveX controls are blocked by the OSD Firewalls. This by direction
of a Secretary of Defense policy regarding mobile code. Unfortunately this
restriction cannot be lifted."
>
> Is this true (that Flash is an Active X Control)? I knew that the <object>
tag forced IE into Active X to view Flash movies, but I did not know Flash
in general was contingent on Active X across browsers.



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