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The ExternalInterface API

One thing that has perplexed Flash developers for years is the lack of a consistent way to communicate between Flash and JavaScript. Calling JavaScript functions from Flash hasn't really been a problem since the getURL method because that method can call JavaScript directly, but getting JavaScript to communicate back to Flash has been nearly impossible on a consistent basis across many browsers. Until now.

Here is an example of calling a JavaScript function from Flash with getURL:


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