Controlling Captivate SWFs with JavaScript

Use these links to control the SWF's playback:

Pause | Resume | Rewind & stop | Rewind & play | Info

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"Border" version.

This example pertains specifically to Captivate SWFs with skins AND a border. Choosing to include a border in the skin options causes Captivate to generate TWO SWFs – one is the Captivate movie, one is the playback controller (aka "skin file").

Click here to see the no border example.

Adobe Documentation

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Tip: To control the project through the skin file, add the prefix cpSkinLoader_mc to the variables.

The following commands are used by playback controls and preview:

This example created by Philip Hutchison, October-November 2007, revised Sept. 2008.

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