Load a flash after hitting a button


I am building a website with my school work (dreamfoxgames.com).

If you click on a button called "play" a popup/Modal will come with the game in flash or unity plugin. My problem is that when a visitor loads the page they will automatic load the flash file. This means that the music will start and the page will be slow with loading (all those games).

Is there a way to only load the flash player after somebody hit the play button?

Thanks a lot!


It can also be done using an embed element (no need for external api):

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title></title> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8"> <script type="text/javascript"> var flashEmbed = null; function startFlash() { if(flashEmbed != null) { document.getElementById("flashContainer").removeChild(flashEmbed); } flashEmbed = document.createElement("embed"); document.getElementById("flashContainer").appendChild(flashEmbed); flashEmbed.src="Flashfile.swf"; flashEmbed.type="application/x-shockwave-flash"; } </script> </head> <body> <button onclick="startFlash()">start flash</button> <div id="flashContainer"></div> </body> </html>


You can use <a href="https://code.google.com/p/swfobject/wiki/documentation" rel="nofollow">swfobject</a> to load swf content in div.

Suppose if you have a div in your html as below

<!DOCTYPE html> <head> <script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/swfobject/2.2/swfobject.js"></script> <script> </head> <body> <div id="myContent"> swf will be embedded here </div> <button onclick="playSwf()">Click to play swf</button> </body> </html>

To play the swf..

<script type="text/javascript"> function playSwf() { //Syntax //swfobject.embedSWF(swfUrl, id, width, height, version, // expressInstallSwfurl, flashvars, params, // attributes, callbackFn) //optional parameters omitted swfobject.embedSWF("test.swf", "myContent", "400", "400","10"); } </script>


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