Personal Loan Amortization Table – Google Docs

Nowadays, Google Docs is one of the biggest Cloud Storage where people stores their data and access them over online at anytime. Here I had a chance to create a loan repayment scheduler(same like Microsoft Excel Amortization Table) in Google Spreadsheet and published it as a template, so anyone can access/use this template and make their repayment schedule as easy as possible. Read the rest of this entry »

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Ah! IE 9 supports corner radius!

Hi guys, a good news from Internet Explorer 9. Yeah, IE9 will support the corner radius. I just have a chance to go through this site and noticed that there is an update for corner radius. I just installed the Preview version of IE 9 and started testing on the corner radius by jQuery. It works, Great! Read the rest of this entry »

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Multiple local websites in ubuntu LAMP

Just got a way to create multiple local websites in ubuntu which has LAMP installed. This information will be helpful when many computers connected with ubuntu server in LAN network(may be office or home local network).

Generally we had to disable default site to enable new site as per the documentation given by ubuntu community, so only one site can be enabled at a time.

Here's is the organized way to have multiple sites enabled at a time. Read the rest of this entry »

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Round cornered TextInput – Spark SDK

Just ran into this problem to create a rounded corner textbox for my flex application Flex 4 Spark SDK. I found there is no option for cornerRadius, i tried many ways to achieve that, finally i just created a custom skin based on the default TextInputSkin and applied that skin to the TextInput skinClass.

Here's the code snippet for RoundedTextInputSkin. Read the rest of this entry »

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How to create transparent application background – Spark SDK

We have to agree that some drawbacks in spark SDK. Here the problem is, I cannot set the alpha for the main application. So to create a Flex web application with transparent background, follow the below.

Create a MXML component and name it as TransparentApplicationSkin and paste the following code into that. This code is the default ApplicationSkin in the Spark SDK, I just added the alpha attribute to make the transparent background. Read the rest of this entry »

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Hyperlink Control in Flex

One of my friends had been asking me about how to change the style of the LinkButton like an HTML hyperlink, since people like to display the link as like as HTML. So I developed a simple Hyperlink control in Flex that has the same look and feel as an HTML anchor tag.

You just code like below and you can set the styles same as other controls. Read the rest of this entry »

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Code Formatter for Flex Builder

It helps me something good to format my code files (.mxml and .as) with a standard procedure, nice plug-in. It supports both standalone Flex Builder and Flex Builder Eclipse Plug-in. Here is the plug-in update site URL for this Flex Formatter. Read the rest of this entry »

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Save Text as an Image in Flex

This could be a nice idea for saving a DisplayObject as an image file. Here i have done a sample workout which saves a DisplayObject (mx.controls.TextArea) as a PNG image file.  In the meantime, we can save all the DisplayObjects as an image file, but the DisplayObject should be implemented by IBitmapDrawable interface.

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Flash Player 10 – fileReference.load()

Adobe extends the features on Flash Player in the every version and some of the features modernize the web development works. In Flash Player 10, it allows to access the local content via Browser Dialog, At the same time, we can not access the local content by action script from Flash Player without the knowledge of user, so its pretty secure. Usually, in order to load/display a image file (jpg or png) from local computer to Flash Player, we had to load that file to server, and then we need to download it from the server over HTTP to load into the Flash Player. Its pretty unnecessary process for just display a image into Flash Player. Read the rest of this entry »

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Simple Flex Hyperlink control like HTML

I just creating a simple flex Hyperlink control (same like HTML anchor control) on the request of one of my friends. please go through this link. Read the rest of this entry »

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