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03-03-2004, 03:05 PM
does anyone know how to make a video play on a webpage???

03-03-2004, 03:16 PM
What kind of video is it and where are you playing it from?

Is it a directory on the site its playing from?

03-03-2004, 04:05 PM
yes it is directly from the site.
it's a wmv
i could change it to mpg or anything if required

03-03-2004, 04:27 PM
ok this code should work for ya

< a href="../whichfolder/yourfilenamae.wmv" shape="rect" >Play Video< /a >

Just remove the spaces from the front and back of the tags (the stuff in the < >

good luck

03-03-2004, 04:31 PM
is there anyway of having the video play by itself on the page?

thanx for your help

03-03-2004, 05:14 PM
Originally posted by e36_freak
is there anyway of having the video play by itself on the page?

thanx for your help

here you go:


you need to adjust the height and width and change the file location and filename to yours and this should work out for ya

03-03-2004, 05:25 PM
I think I know what you are looking for, an ActiveX object will work...
<object classid="clsid:6BF52A52-394A-11D3-B153-00C04F79FAA6" id="WindowsMediaPlayer1" width="421" height="373"
<param name="URL" value="this is where the path to the video goes"
<param name="rate" value="1"
<param name="balance" value="0"
<param name="currentPosition" value="0"
<param name="defaultFrame" value
<param name="playCount" value="1"
<param name="autoStart" value="0"
<param name="currentMarker" value="0"
<param name="invokeURLs" value="-1"
<param name="baseURL" value
<param name="volume" value="50"
<param name="mute" value="0"
<param name="uiMode" value="full"
<param name="stretchToFit" value="0"
<param name="windowlessVideo" value="0"
<param name="enabled" value="-1"
<param name="enableContextMenu" value="-1"
<param name="fullScreen" value="0"
<param name="SAMIStyle" value
<param name="SAMILang" value
<param name="SAMIFilename" value
<param name="captioningID" value
<param name="enableErrorDialogs" value="0"
<param name="_cx" value="11139"
<param name="_cy" value="9869"

03-03-2004, 05:31 PM
thank you soooooo much guys.. you guys are a hugh help

03-03-2004, 05:44 PM