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geebee2008
04-03-2008, 01:40 PM
hi, i'm trying to have music autoplay on a page with a button to stop or pause it. is there a way to make this work with the code below? if not, can someone recommend another piece of code that would work that uses a linked piece of text to stop the music? i'm not interested in having an embed player come up on the page.
thanks much!
ps- please save the autoplay music debate, this is what the client has asked for ;)





<html>
<head>
<script type="text/javascript"><!--
function play(what){
document.getElementById('music1').innerHTML="<embed type='application/x-mplayer2' id='music2' pluginspage='http://www.microsoft.com/Windows/MediaPlayer/' src='"+what+"' name='MediaPlayer1' width='0' height='0' controltype='2' showcontrols='1' showstatusbar='1' AutoStart='true' loop='false' ></embed>";
}
function stopsong(){
document.getElementById('music1').innerHTML="";
}
//-->
</script>
</head>

<body>

<div id="music">music <a href="mp3/somefile.mp3" class="blue" onclick="play(this.href);return false">ON</a> / <a href="#" class="blue" onclick="stopsong();return false">OFF</a></div><span id="music1"></span>
</div>
</body>
</html>

geebee2008
04-03-2008, 01:54 PM
sorry, this has already been answered here....

http://www.dynamicdrive.com/forums/showthread.php?t=7400&highlight=music+play+stop+button