Adobe Flash Player Browser Support Matrix

The following is a list of browser versions and platforms, and the Adobe Flash features that each supports.

Internet Explorer 7
Platform Script-based Player detection loadMovie JavaScript* External Interface
Windows XP YES YES YES : Not functioning: GetVariable, TCallFrame, TCallLabel, TotalFrame YES
Windows Vista YES

YES : Not functioning: TCallFrame, TCallLabel, TotalFrame YES


Internet Explorer 6
Platform Script-based Player detection loadMovie JavaScript* External Interface
Windows XP YES YES YES : Not functioning: GetVariable, TCallFrame, TCallLabel, TotalFrame YES
Windows Vista N/A N/A N/A N/A


Firefox 2
Platform Script-based Player detection loadMovie JavaScript* External Interface
Windows XP YES YES YES : Not functioning: GetVariable, TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES
Windows Vista YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES
Intel-based Mac YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES
Mac PowerPC YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES
SUSE Linux 10.1 YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES
Red Hat Linux YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES


Netscape 8.0
Platform Script-based Player detection loadMovie JavaScript* External Interface
Windows XP YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES
Windows Vista YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES


Netscape 7
Platform Script-based Player detection loadMovie Javascript External Interface
Intel-based Mac YES NO NO External API not supported
Mac PowerPC YES NO NO External API not supported


Safari 2.0
Platform Script-based Player detection loadMovie JavaScript* External Interface
Intel-based Mac YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel, IsPlaying returns false YES
Mac PowerPC YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel, IsPlaying returns false YES


Opera 9.1
Platform Script-based Player detection loadMovie JavaScript* External Interface
Windows XP YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel YES
Windows Vista YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel External API not supported
Intel-based Mac YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel External API not supported
Mac PowerPC YES YES YES: GetVariable returns 'null', not functioning TCallFrame, TCallLabel External API not supported


Note: For the purposes of this TechNote, the America Online browser is categorized under Internet Explorer.

* JavaScript includes "JavaScript:" in getUrl, FSCommand, and non-External Interface Flash-JavaScript communication.

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