June 2, 2001 - Checking whether a Movie is Currently Playing
June 2, 2001|
Checking whether a Movie is Currently Playing
Tips: June 2001
Yehuda Shiran, Ph.D.
flashmoviecheck.js does exactly this, as well as other stuff. For example, it checks whether a Flash player exists (Flash plug-in or ActiveX control), and whether its version is higher than the minimum required by the application.
IsPlaying()to find out if a Flash movie is playing. The syntax is:
The method returns
trueif the movie is currently playing.
The following links demonstrate how to play a movie, how to rewind it, and how to find whether the movie is playing. Click the
Play link and, while the movie is playing, click the
Is Playing? link:
Here is the code: