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Flash Manager

Macromedia Flash is an animation containing moving graphics. Flash files (.swf) can be uploaded and embedded in webpages using the Flash Manager.


Note: Not all mobile devices support flash. We recommend uploading your video files to sites such as YouTube or Vimeo and embedding the video into your website.


This section explains the task of uploading and embedding flash files in a Content module:


1.Open the page you wish to edit.
Open page

2.Click [Edit Content].
Open editor

Tip: To add, move/reorder, delete and manage module publish settings - see Manage Modules.


3.Open the Flash Manager.
Flash Manager

4.To upload a new file, click [Upload] in the Flash Manager pop. Select one or more files for upload and click [Upload] within the Upload pop up.
Flash Manager Dialogue

Tip: To adjust the Max file size allowed and File Extensions allowed settings in the Flash Manager, go to Contegro Start > Administration and select Site Settings.


5.To embed a flash animation - select a file, update properties as required and click [Insert].
Embed flash animation

6.Click [Save] to save changes or [Publish] to update the live site.

Key Info: Step 6 refers to the one person workflow scenario.  If your site uses the two person or three person workflow scenario, the Publish button will not be displayed until submitted changes have been approved.  Refer to Workflow Scenarios for more information.


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See also

 Media Manager