.swf banner in sidebar widget? (5 posts)

  1. dbcooper
    Posted 6 years ago #

    can anyone tell me how I would get a .swf banner to show up in a sidebar widget? i've tried various code, but all I am able to get is an empty white box. Any help is appreciated!

  2. dbcooper
    Posted 6 years ago #


  3. dbcooper
    Posted 6 years ago #

    surely someone here has tried to embed a simple .swf banner in one of their wordpress widgets.

    please someone give me an idea that will work.

  4. janvandam
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I have added a swf file in a text widget in my sidebar using the >embed< code, and it works on the homepage, but as soon as you open one of the posts it leaves a white space.

  5. mebsy
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I just added this in another spot, but...

    It's time to upgrade to newest .swf player.


    It has a lot of cool tools that make learning it worthwhile, but
    '<param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" />
    is the best part. It allows swf files to play merrily in WP.

    It comes with really nice tutorials and a tool to create your coding.


    Anyway, I struggled long and hard to make flash work with my headers AND not cause errors. Using this new version was the only thing that made everything work.

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