1290280 - Crystal Xcelsius4.5 Adobe Flash Error: "Macromedia Flash Player has stopped a potentially unsafe operation." while opening a swf file from browser

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1290280 - Crystal Xcelsius4.5 Adobe Flash Error: "Macromedia Flash Player has stopped a potentially unsafe operation." while opening a swf file from browser

Symptom

  • Error while opening a swf file from browser.
  • "Macromedia Flash Player has stopped a potentially unsafe operation."

Reproducing the Issue

 

  1. Open xcelsius 4.5.
  2. Create a dashboard.
  3. Export it to SWF.
  4. Open the SWF file from browser.
  • Crystal Xcelsius 4.5
  • Adobe Flash Player 8

Cause

  • From adobe flash player 8 onwards security environment has been extended to provide special permissions for files loaded from the local system or LAN connections.

Resolution

  1. Click on adobe flash security settings.
  2. Add the content to the list of trusted files and locations.
  3. Restart application.

See Also

You can also refer to this kbase article on adobe support site for more information:- http://kb.adobe.com/selfservice/viewContent.do?externalId=13530cdd&sliceId=1 

Keywords

Adobe, SWF, Security , KBA , BI-RA-XL , Dashboards and Presentation Design , Problem

Product

SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.5

Attachments

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