If you have experienced web Development (PHP ASP Etc), then you must know what cookies are ! they are like containers that are used to store users information on their machine while browsing a particular site , it can contain anything the developer specify (username , encrypted passwords , date , time , etc …) .
Now meet the flash cookies AKA local shared objects , its as well used to save user data . We had a case scenario discussed back at Designersblock
Brief : Suppose you had a flash banner html embed that has a sound running in the background & it can be turned on/off . A user turns off the sound , but when he clicks a link to another page on the same site , the banner starts the music again , so how to avoid this ? Ohh ya Local shared object !! before i start , a good simple tutorial about LSO can be found HERE. here is how :