I hope some of our findings for this issue will also help
other people with similar situation.
What is happening in FireFox is the clickable elements
embedded in our flash movie cease to function after 1 click.
SWFobject is being utilized on our webpage, with
"allowScriptAccess","sameDomain", and defined NAME and ID
parameters as required by the browsers.
We have Flash Player 9 installed and using Flash 8 to
generate a *.SWF, Windows XP.
externalinterface.call and externalinterface.callback
and including: import flash.external.*; Our project resides
in a frameset environment, where our Flash resides in the top
frame, and HTML resides in the bottom frame.
We tested in FireFox 220.127.116.11, Netscape8, Opera 9.10, and IE6
in addition to Safari 2.0.4 for Macintosh and found everything
functioning as intended, except within FireFox. We can click on our
movie objects in the *.SWF and they will activate the intented
control is successfully passed back to Flash to complete the
successfully. We tried substituting the External Interface.call
function completed, we are unable to communicate back with Flash.
Most of our intended audience have Flash Player 9 installed.
Currently we are not passing any variables from Flash to
Is there a workaround or modification in addition to
"getURL..." for this situation? Appreciate the help and