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04-21-2010, 05:04 PM
I have created a new site in Dreamweaver CS4. The website is actually a flash file added to the index.html page in Dreamweaver. I have 2 problems so far.

1) There is a white border surrounding the flash file. No matter how big or small I make the flash file the white border stays proportional to it. I know it is the blank index page to add content to, but I do not know how to make the flash file cover the entire page.

2) When I press the "play" button in the "Properties" window the file will not play. The button turns gray as if it is going to start, but it doesnt. I CAN preview the file in my browser and it works fine.

If anyone has any tips or suggestions I would appreciate it.

04-21-2010, 05:49 PM
Can we see look at this? url

04-21-2010, 06:07 PM
here is a pic of the file...

04-21-2010, 06:12 PM
here is one in the browser...

04-21-2010, 06:24 PM
I mean a link. Descriptions and images does not let me look at the code you are using 8)

04-21-2010, 06:32 PM
sorry...i am new to this...do you mean the web address. i dont have it up on the server yet. i can upload it, but we get a lot of traffic and i wanted it to be finished before anyone saw it.
let me know what you prefer

04-21-2010, 07:02 PM
Just upload it to a temporary location somewhere. Not your homepage.

04-21-2010, 07:17 PM
i will get it up shortly...thanks for staying with me on this..

04-21-2010, 08:43 PM
here is the link. i posted it www.uro-steppe.com

04-21-2010, 08:54 PM
You have 20px of left and right padding on your mainContent div which is part of the problem and you shouldn't have use a variable width for #container.

And 1200px is a pretty wide web page!

04-21-2010, 09:31 PM
where do i go to to change these values so that the flash file is centered and the white disappears. yea the site is pretty wide, but i orginally started the design in illustrator and decided to move it to flash for the animation.
thanks again for the answers.

04-22-2010, 05:25 PM
i know these are infant questions, but i have spent a week on this searching forums and adobe's help center. I have managed to minimize the size of the white lines, but i would really like to get rid of them. could someone help? the site is www.uro-steppe.com