Tag Archives: FLEX

Adding Links in Menu in Adobe AIR/ FLEX.

By | March 29, 2012

Hi all… In this tutorial I will show you how to add links in a menu in Adobe AIR/ FLEX. It is really simple. Just add a normal menu item and on the click handler for menu items match the label and navigate to the URL, that’s all. Check out this example. Change the mx:Application to mx:windowedApplication to… Read More »

How to open a new window in Adobe AIR?

By | April 7, 2011

Hi all …. In this example I will show you how to open a new window from an adobe AIR Application. First you create a new Flex Project and named FirstWindow. Now you have FirstWindow.mxml in your project. Go on open it and copy the following code to it. Now right click on the src folder and create… Read More »

Create PopUp Window in Adobe AIR / FLEX, A simple Example.

By | February 23, 2011

Below code shows how to create a new popUp window in Adobe AIR or FLEX. To create a new window “right click on the src folder and create a new MXML Component named Here “MyLoginForm” It should be aTitleWindow for the example below. How ever You can create other components, but the code accordingly must change. import mx.managers.PopUpManager;… Read More »

FullScreen Event in Adobe AIR or FLEX

By | February 22, 2011

  The following simple code snippet explains how to get an eventListener for FullScreen Event in Adobe AIR or FLEX. The function “onScreenModeChange ” gets called when you maximizes your window. private function init():void { stage.addEventListener( FullScreenEvent.FULL_SCREEN, onEnteringFullScreenMode); } private function onEnteringFullScreenMode( e:FullScreenEvent ):void { if( e.fullScreen ) { // Do something on fullscreen…………… } else { // Do… Read More »

How to dynamically add controls in Adobe AIR or Flex?

By | February 14, 2011

Below example shows how to add a label control dynamically in AIR or FLEX. var L : Label = new Label(); L.addEventListener(MouseEvent.CLICK,LabelListener); L.name = “my_label_name”; L.text = “my Text”; addChild(L); // This function listens to the mouse click in the above added label. private function LabelListener(event:MouseEvent):void { } Please note that you can add any control by this… Read More »

Trim() function in ActionScript(Adobe AIR , FLEX etc)…

By | February 9, 2011

The function for trim in ActionScript is defined inside StringUtil Class. Checkout the following function. public function stringTrim(result:String):String{ result = StringUtil.trim(result); trace(result); return result; } Please post your valuable comments if the post was useful. The function for trim in ActionScript is defined inside StringUtil Class. Checkout the following function. public function stringTrim(result:String):String{ result = StringUtil.trim(result); trace(result); return… Read More »

Access a remote database from Adobe AIR or FLEX.

By | February 8, 2011

Access a remote database from Adobe AIR or FLEX. Many often you need to access online database from your application. For doing it in Adobe AIR of FLEX you need HttpService. The following example shows how to access an online database from an AIR Application. Note that you cannot return an array from a remote file or database,… Read More »

How to Implement Box2D in Adobe AIR?

By | February 4, 2011

Everyone will be fascinated how flash games are built on the web that implements the real world physics. Well for your information there are a lot of physics engines available. One of them is the Box2D. Box2D was written in C++. Then it was converted to flash. So now I am going to show you how to build… Read More »

How to read and write an XML file in Adobe AIR or Flex?

By | January 15, 2011

AIR treats the XML files as just as normal file and so you can proceed using the FileStream classs. Please take a look at the sample code. Just copy and paste the following code to your main.MXML file and you are done. Please post your comments on this post

Add Context menu in Adobe AIR or FLEX.

By | January 15, 2011

This sample shows how to add a menu to your context menu or the right click of your menu in Adobe AIR. AIR Uses the ContextMenu class to add menu to your mouse right click. import flash.events.ContextMenuEvent; import mx.controls.Alert; // call this function to create context menu in AIR and FLex private function createContextMenu():void { var myContextMenu:ContextMenu =… Read More »