You Can Put Flash Files On Your DistributorCentral Website

A flash file is a file type, seen as .swf, and contains animations or applets.  If you have a flash file or are thinking about getting one, you can add this to your DistributorCentral website.  Here is a link to some examples of flash files, these are examples only, Click Here.

To add a flash file to a DistributorCentral website:

First, upload the SWF file into the Content Manager of your site:
Edit your site
– Go to the Content Manager for the site
– Click on the Documents tab and then on the Add New Document button (see example below)
– Browse and Upload the flash file from your computer

Next, you would go and edit the portion of your site where you want the flash file to run…for example if you want the flash file to play on the home page, you’d need to go to Add/Edit Page, and then Edit or Add a block to your home page. From there, to reference the flash file:
– Select Written Content from the Content dropdown menu
– Click on the Insert Flash icon (see example below)
– Click on Browse Server and then select the SWF flash file that you have uploaded in the Content Manager
– Once selected, click on Save and Preview your site to make sure that it works
– Remember to Publish your site to make the changes live your actual website.

If you have the HTML code to reference the flash file, you can manually add the code into a Written Content area:
– Select Written Content from the Content dropdown menu
– Select Basic HTML/Text in the Web Editor Preference area
– Paste in the reference HTML for your flash file (see example below)
– Once pasted, click on Save and Preview your site to make sure that it works
– Remember to Publish your site to make the changes live your actual website.