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#6619 closed bug (invalid)

Opened June 01, 2010 12:30PM UTC

Closed September 30, 2010 10:11PM UTC

jquery animate not working with flash object

Reported by: zayatzz Owned by:
Priority: undecided Milestone: 1.4.3
Component: manipulation Version: 1.4.2
Keywords: animate Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

i have simple code which animates height of flash object. it works just fine with jquery 1.3.2, but is not working with jquery1.4.2.


<script type="text/javascript" src="http://path/to/js/jquery-1.4.2.min.js"></script>

<script type="text/javascript">

function openMediaPlayer() {



function closeMediaPlayer() {




$('#videoholder').bind('mouseenter', function(){



$('#videoholder').bind('mouseleave', function(){





<div id="videoholder" style="height:80px;width:412px;">

<object width="412" height="80" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" id="flashMovie" name="flashMovie" style="height: 80px;" data="http://path/to/Player.swf"><param name="menu" value="false"><param name="bgcolor" value="#666666"><param name="allowFullscreen" value="true"><param name="flashvars" value="playlistURL=http://path/to/Player/data/playlist.xml"></object>


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Changed June 02, 2010 05:58AM UTC by zayatzz comment:1

hmmph. guess i should have waited with posting this. As it was explained later at stackoverflow - its not abug after all.

Changed September 30, 2010 10:11PM UTC by addyosmani comment:2

priority: → undecided
resolution: → invalid
status: newclosed

Later confirmed by bug submitter as not being a jQuery core bug. StackOverflow discussion assists in resolution of the above.

Closing ticket.