Category Archives: Flash

Using StageWebView within a UIComponent in Mobile

StageWebView is the name given to the class that displays the native browser of a mobile device in your mobile app. Since it’s not actually native to AIR it floats above your app. This is a nice gift from the … Continue reading

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Getting the Video Player to work with Audio

As you know, the Video Player in Flex 4 is capable of playing various types of media including audio. However there are a few issues that will wreck havoc on your progress if you’re not aware of them. There are … Continue reading

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FXG for an arrow (chevron) and triangle

FXG for a right arrow (or chevron rotated to the right): <s:Graphic width="100" height="100" > <s:Group width="100" height="100" > <s:Path data="M 0 0 L 50 50 L 0 100 L 50 50 L 0 0 z"> <s:fill> <s:SolidColor color="#FF0000" /> … Continue reading

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Flash Catalyst Jailbreak for Flex Developers

UPDATE: MANY of these issues I had have been addressed in the new Flash Catalyst CS5. You may find it unnecessary to modify it. BTW if you are a designer this software is the best choice in maintaining your high … Continue reading

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Flash Builder 4 and Flex 4 Bible and Flex 4 Fun

I normally don’t pimp out books but I’d like to mention these since I’ve read them recently. The first is Flash Builder 4 and Flex 4 Bible by David Gassner. I was migrating an app from Flex 3 to Flex … Continue reading

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