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JJ SwfObject

Description

Allows you to insert a swf file using a widget or a shortcode.

You can specify the following parameters:

NOTE: sc means shortcode:

  • Title: Title. Leave blank for no title. (sc: title=”My Title”)
  • Alternate Content. Content to display if can’t embed flash. (sc: alt=”Flash required”)
  • HTML id: HTML id to use. Defaults to ‘jj_swfobject’. Needs to be different for multiple instances on same page. (sc: html_id=”jj_swfobject”)
  • Path: Rath to swf. (sc: title=””)
  • Width: Width of swf. (sc: width=””)
  • Height: Height of swf. (sc: height=””)
  • Version: Flash version required. Defaults to ‘9.0.0’. (sc: version=””)
  • Flashvars: Fashvars for swf. eg, {name1:”hello”,name2:”world”,name3:”foobar”} (sc: flashvars=””)
  • Params: Params for swf. eg, {menu:”false”} (sc: params=””)
  • Attributes: Attributes for swf. eg, {id:”myDynamicContent”,name:”myDynamicContent”} (sc: attributes=””)

Check out swfobject documentation for more info. (http://code.google.com/p/swfobject/wiki/documentation)

Shortcode Examples:

  • [jj-swfobject path=”/mypath” html_id=”banner” width=”200″ height=”200″ version=”9.0.0″]

Try out my other plugins:

  • JJ NextGen JQuery Slider (https://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/jj-nextgen-jquery-slider/)
  • JJ NextGen JQuery Carousel (https://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/jj-nextgen-jquery-carousel/)
  • JJ NextGen JQuery Cycle (https://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/jj-nextgen-jquery-cycle/)
  • JJ NextGen Unload (https://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/jj-nextgen-unload/)
  • JJ NextGen Image List (https://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/jj-nextgen-image-list/)

Contributors

Screenshots

  • Widget controls.

Installation

Please refer to the description for requirements and how to use this plugin.

  1. Copy the entire directory from the downloaded zip file into the /wp-content/plugins/ folder.
  2. Activate the “JJ SwfObject” plugin in the Plugin Management page.
  3. Refer to the description to use the plugin as a widget and or a shortcode.

FAQ

Question:

  • How can I upload swf files using wordpress Media?

Answer:

  • Try adding code below to your functions.php file

    if ( ! function_exists( ‘add_my_mime_types’ ) ) :
    function add_my_mime_types($existing_mimes=array()) {
    $existing_mimes[‘swf’] = ‘application/x-shockwave-flash’;
    return $existing_mimes;
    }
    endif;
    add_filter(‘upload_mimes’, ‘add_my_mime_types’);

Question:

  • How can I use plugin inside normal PHP code?

Answer:

  • echo do_shortcode(‘[jj-swfobject path=”/mypath” html_id=”banner” width=”200″ height=”200″ version=”9.0.0″]’);

Question:

  • Doesn’t work after upgrade? or Doesn’t work with this theme?

Answer:

  • Please check that you don’t have two versions of jQuery loading, this is the problem most of the time. Sometimes a theme puts in
    tags at the end of newlines aswell.

Contributors & Developers

“JJ SwfObject” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

  • 1.0.5: FAQ.
  • 1.0.4: Donate to Christchurch Quake.
  • 1.0.2: Readme.
  • 1.0.1: FAQ.
  • 1.0.0: First version.