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Flash Header Rotator


An extension of Header Image Rotator plugin to allow Flash movies in the header of your site. It uses SWFobject to embed the SWF movies. If SWFobject is already loaded, it will use it, otherwise it will load it.

See the plugin homepage for usage instructions.


Possible issues and things to check:

  1. The plugin will not run the script if it cannot find the wp-content/header-images directory, if there are no pictures in the directory, or if the CSS ID tag for the header is incorrect.


  1. Unzip into /wp-content/plugins/ folder.

  2. Create a directory in your /wp-content/ folder named “header-images”.

  3. Add some images and/or SWF files into the “header-images” folder.

  4. Activate the plugin from the admin panel.

  5. Go to ‘Options’ in the admin panel, and then ‘Flash Header Rotator’ to configure.

  6. Enjoy!

Contributors & Developers

“Flash Header Rotator” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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