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Making music play automatically (WindowsMedia)

This isn't really a Javascript question - apologies if inappropriate-
I don't know where to ask.

This code in my website works fine on some pcs - it automatically
loads media player and plays the music file when the page opens.
But on others, media player opens but the music file won't download.
As far as I can tell the setup of my laptop & desktop are similar (W98
Why won't the following code work correctly on my laptop - and
presumably a cross section of other computers?

<OBJECT id="MediaPlayer" width=240 Height=45
standby="Loading Media Player" Type="application/x-oleobject">
<PARAM name="Filename" value="time.wma">
<EMBED type="application/x-mplayer2" src="file.wax" name="MediaPlayer"
height=45> </OBJECT>
Jul 23 '05 #1
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In article <8e**************************@posting.google.com >,
to*******@aol.com enlightened us with...
This isn't really a Javascript question - apologies if inappropriate-
I don't know where to ask.

Your best best would be at a browser-specific NG or the one dedicated to
WMP and/or one of the ones at microsoft.

&edition=us&group=microsoft.public.windowsmedia.pl ayer

Microsoft has a newsserver (msnews) that can be subscribed to if you
prefer, but it looks like you're posting from google.

A midget fortune teller who escapes from prison is a small
medium at large.

Jul 23 '05 #2
On Fri, 16 Jul 2004 13:40:17 -0500, kaeli wrote:
&edition=us&group=microsoft.public.windowsmedia.pl ayer

<http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&edition=us&group=microsoft.public.windowsmedia.p layer>
...that should retain the long link (not the '<' '>')
but this should also do the trick..
or even

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Jul 23 '05 #3
Thank you both
I'll go there

Jul 23 '05 #4

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