Various flash wmode fixes and hacks.
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fix_flash
README.markdown
fix_youtube_iframes.js

README.markdown

flashmob

flashmob is a collection of 'flash-fixing' javascript files that can be used in various situations to force a given wmode on arbitrary flash files that you may or may not control. It's intent is to prevent flash from appearing above elements with higher priority.

Inspiration

This collection is inspired by the work of many others before me, namely:

Usage

These scripts require jQuery.

fix_youtube_iframes.js should be called within a window.onload statement.

The scripts in fix_flash/ should all be included on the affected page and called like so:

function fix_flash() {
  if($.browser.msie && (parseFloat($.browser.version.substr(0,1)) < 8)){
    $.getScript('fix_flash_ie67.js', function(){
        window.fix_wmode2transparent_swf();
    });
  } else if($.browser.msie && (parseFloat($.browser.version.substr(0,1)) == 8)){
    $.getScript('fix_flash_ie8.js', function(){
        window.fix_wmode2transparent_swf();
    });
  } else {
    $.getScript('fix_flash.js', function(){
        window.fix_wmode2transparent_swf();
    });
  }
}
window.onload = fix_flash;