How to upload/embed flash swf to Facebook

Read this flash gallery tutorial to learn how to create a flash gallery and upload flash swf to Facebook

With over 500 million users worldwide, Facebook is probably the world's largest social network. Adding flash swf files to a Facebook Profile page can make it look incredible. All kinds of flash files, from music players to flash photo gallery, would liven up a Facebook page for sharing with your family and friends.

Below is a step-by-step guide that will lead you to upload and embed flash swf to your facebook Profile. I will make a flash photo gallery and upload flash swf to Facebook Profile.

What you'll need:
1. Photos for making flash photo gallery
2. Aneesoft Flash Gallery Classic (Free for download)
3. Fileave account
4. Facebook account

Step 1: Make a flash photo gallery for uploading to Facebook

Aneesoft Flash Gallery Classic is a top-rated flash gallery software that helps you create stunning flash photo gallery with background music. Head over here and download the free trial version.

This software is very easy to use. Just importing your digital photos, adding some background music songs and choosing a flash gallery template from a variety of preset templates, a stunning flash photo gallery will be done in minutes with Aneesoft Flash Gallery Classic.
Making a flash photo gallery for uploading to Facebook

Step 2: Upload the Flash SWF file to a webhost

You may register a free account at a free web hosting website http://www.fileave.com. It offers free 50MB of file storage service for all registered users. This webhost works well for hosting flash swf files for facebook.
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After uploading your flash SWF file to this webhost, you'll get a URL of your flash photo gallery which looks similar to this: http://yara.fileave.com/theme_1.swf
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Step 3: Embed flash SWF file to Facebook for sharing with the world

Login your Facebook account and click the "Profile" button on the "Control Panel" and then click the "edit Profile" below your avatar. Paste the flash gallery SWF file code in the "write something about yourself" section if you want it to appear on the top. If you prefer to show it elsewhere, select the field you want. Click "Preview" to playback the flash gallery before saving the changes. If it's OK, click "Save all changes."

<object classid="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000" codebase="http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=9,0,28,0" width="180" height="320">
    <param name="allowFullScreen" value="True" />
    <param name="movie" value="http://yara.fileave.com/theme_1.swf" />
    <param name="quality" value="high" />
    <embed src="http://yara.fileave.com/theme_1.swf" quality="high" allowFullScreen="true"
pluginspage="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="180" height="320">
</object>

You need to replace the flash swf file URL with the one you got in the Step 2. Also, change the width and height as desired. Save and you're done. Now start making your own flash gallery and sharing it with others on your Facebook.

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