I have an html page set up to load a flash movie and scale it to the full size of the window. This is working fine, however, I would like to place a cap on how much the movie may be scaled. i.e., i would like to allow the movie to be scaled down to a small browser window, but prevent it from being scaled up beyond its original 1024x768 pixel dimensions.

Is this possible? How might I accomplish this.

Below is my existing HTML script.


<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type"
content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
<title>Bates Masi Architects Home</title>
<script language="JavaScript">
var jump;
var i;

function displayflash(jump){

document.write('<object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000"');
document.write('codebase="http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=6,0,29,0" width="1000" height="700" hspace="0" vspace="0">');
document.write('<param name="movie" value="batesmasihome.swf?'+jump+'">');
document.write('<param name="quality" value="high">');
document.write('<param name="BGCOLOR" value="#CCCCCC">');
document.write('<embed src="batesmasihome.swf?'+jump+'" width="100%" height="100%" hspace="0" vspace="0" quality="high" pluginspage="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" bgcolor="#CCCCCC"></embed>');
<body leftmargin="0" topmargin="0" onload="window.focus();"
bgcolor="#CCCCCC" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0">
<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" height="100%"
<td align="center" valign="middle">
<script language="javascript"> displayflash(jump) </script> <br>
<script language="JavaScript">



<script language="JavaScript"> var javascript_version = 1.0;</script>
<script language="JavaScript1.1"> javascript_version = 1.1;</script>
<script language="JavaScript">

var newwin;

function launchwin(winurl,winname,winfeatures)

newwin = window.open(winurl,winname,winfeatures);
if(javascript_version > 1.0)


I dont think this is possible but what you could do is this;

Create a new HTML file set the top and left margins to 0
Place a Layer onto the page set it at 95% Width, 100% Height
From the left 2.5%
Place the SWF file into the layer and set the Width to 100%

The height will auto set according to the Width.
So what you are left with is a SWF file that resizes to the size of the current browser size.

You don't have to put it into a Layer but to get the best results this is best ;-)

See Zip Attached for an example
I hope this has helped.


document.write('<object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000"');

The :D could be your problem. I don't think a smilie is HTML lol.