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Author: Johnie

Now from within the directory you placed your files hit the Windows Explorer View '<%gt%>' Folder Options menu button.

Click on the File Type Tab.

Scroll down until you see the Shockwave Flash Object listing. If you have never had a Flash Player on your machine you may have to create a new one by pressing the New Type Button.

If you had to create a new one call it something like Shockwave Flash Object. Choose application/x-shockwave-flash as the Mime type and SWF as the extension.

Choose this File Type and click edit:

Now you will create a few new actions that will go on your right click menu.

Click new from the Edit File Type window.

For the Action type Open in Flash 4 For the application find the file you called Flash4.exe (If you saved your renamed files in C: like I suggested it will be here C:\Flash4.exe)

Now Repeat for Flash 5 and 6/MX

Okay now when you right click on a SWF you will have the Option of Opening it in the Flash 4, Flash 5, Flash 6 standalone and the create projector option will be available to you.

By Default your SWF files will open in the last one you viewed in.

» Level Basic

Added: 2002-08-11
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I'm suppose to put something here? Okay I was up late one night when and was moving files around on my computer when I found out that any projector file can be used to play SWFs. I decided to type this out so that somone else may make some use out of it.
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