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Adam Clark
SWF doesn't play with alpha channel
on Feb 22, 2010 at 9:15:58 pm

Hello,

I am trying to play a 500Kb FLV animation through a 12Kb SWF file on a website, while still maintaining the alpha channel. This FLV was encoded using On2 VP6 codec to maintain alpha data, and was tested by itself in After Effects with a colored background, and definitely has alpha data intact.

Once I test the SWF in Dreamweaver or Flash, it will load and play the FLV fine, but there is a white box. I think the problem is in the SWF player that plays the FLV. Is there a way to create a transparent SWF player that will play my FLV and maintain alpha channel?


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Adam Ashby
Re: SWF doesn't play with alpha channel
on Feb 22, 2010 at 11:46:16 pm

If you want your swf to be transparent you have to change the value of the wmode parameter to transparent in the object and/or embed tags:

param name="wmode" value="transparent"


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