[Flashcoders] Help loading xml in html embed tag

2006-06-11 Thread Matt Mc
Loading XML in the HTML Embed Tag What I am doing: I have a dynamic MP3 player that I need to play a single MP3 per swf. I need to load XML file from a link in the html embed tag, this way I can use the same player for different XML files that call out each MP3 from dynamic locations.

Re: [Flashcoders] Help loading xml in html embed tag

2006-06-12 Thread Matt Mc
Qabiz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Why don't you pass the path of XML to SWF using FlashVars. When SWF loads, it would have variable available, you dont need to detect or do anything else. Yeah, you need to make sure you pass the path. -abdul On 6/12/06, Matt Mc wrote: Loading XML in the HTML Embed

RE: [Flashcoders] Help loading xml in html embed tag

2006-06-12 Thread Matt Mc
All the resources I get tell me how to put a flashvar into an embed tag but not the syntax for bringing the variable into my Action Script Document. I have been working on this for almost a week now and I know it is simple because everyone keeps telling me so. If I can't get this I am dead.

Re: [Flashcoders] Help loading xml in html embed tag

2006-06-12 Thread Matt Mc
elibol [EMAIL PROTECTED] I really appreciate you guys helping. For some reason it is still not working. I am going to load a zip file of the project. I just need this playlist to be dynamic to make my boss happy before I get canned. he knows I am not an actionscripter but he seems to think

Re: [Flashcoders] Help loading xml in html embed tag

2006-06-12 Thread Matt Mc
Right now the file is relative to the swf. The problem is i need it to link to files that may not be relative. The actuall xml doc will be on a completely difference server. So The MP3 player which is now relative to the files needs to accept the Flashvar so it does not need to be relative. I

RE: [Flashcoders] Flash coders content degrading

2006-06-13 Thread Matt Mc
Hello I am a Noob, I have a noobie question that cannot be answered on the noob list. I know it is a noob question because I have been told on this list that it is. But even though I have tried all suggestions I still can not get an mp3 player to get it's xml list through a Flashvar in the

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash coders content degrading

2006-06-13 Thread Matt Mc
Not to worry Mark others were helpful. No need to commit yourself.LOL GIve me a link to a better forum for my question if you have one. When I parsed out the info it was hard to get an answer. So I spent some time to make a neat package so if someone did want to help I could send it and it

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash coders content degrading

2006-06-13 Thread Matt Mc
I am sure some people post every question they have with out doing research. I looked everywhere including the origional authors website. Common Creative licence I used this list as an absolute last resort. PS. a programmer at work helped me with the problem and we have it solved. But for

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash coders content degrading

2006-06-13 Thread Matt Mc
Thanks Mike I will check that out. I do really appreciate all the time you guys give to this list. Mike Britton [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I recommend avoiding flashvars and loading the XML using XML2 http://www.gskinner.com/blog/archives/2004/02/the_ultimate_as.html. Mike

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: Flash coders content degrading

2006-06-13 Thread Matt Mc
First I would like to say sorry for being snappy. I took an email in the wrong way. Thanks for setting me straight. It is great that you all are willing to let people know how things work. I will do my best to be a better part of this list. I think resources like this are the best. Thanks

[Flashcoders] Mask over XML Text Flash 8

2006-06-22 Thread Matt Mc
Hello All, Can someone point me to a tutorial regarding masking XML in flash8 I am trying to make it look like the text box is closing. But when using masks the xml does not draw at all. I have looked at many great tutorials regarding masking in 8 using embeded text and so on.

Re: [Flashcoders] Chipmunk-sounding MP3s?

2006-06-24 Thread Matt Mc
. Perhaps you are using a variable bitrate on compression. Hope this helps. Matt Mc Ramon Miguel M. Tayag [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I don't think it's the bitrates, but the hertz. On 6/25/06, Josh Santangelo wrote: I've got a presentation engine built which loads up audio/video