Posts for 08/2010

31 August 2010 - 07:34

Flash and IE … grrrr !

I was struggling lately with some Flash which I couldn't get to work on IE, no matter which version.
It finally turned out to be linked to a wrong clsid attribute value in the object tag.

This worked for me:

< object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" 
codebase="http://www.adobe.com/shockwave/download/"
width="640" height="480" title="Program" id="progamID" >

This did not work:

classid="clsid:166B1BCA-3F9C-11CF-8075-444553540000"

Now these class attributes were generated by Dreamweaver and I don't really have good understanding what they stand for; but the puzzling thing was that this attribute apparently affects browsers differently.

On the way to this solution I passed to several sites on the matter of using Flash on websites:

On publishing Flash with the help of Javascript:

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24 August 2010 - 08:22

Default paper size in Word

If ever you're pondering on how to get the right paper size back when you start a Word document, here are a couple of links which might be of help:

Basically you need to think 'basic template' and change it asper your need - so that means going in search of normal.dot or normal.dotx (from 2007 onwards) - in case you need help for that:

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