Archive for the ‘Flex’ Category

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 […]

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 […]

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 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.

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.

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 […]

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.

Install Adobe Flex Builder Linux(alpha) in Ubuntu

Yesterday, i found the Flex Builder for Linux on Adobe Labs. Since i am a Flex Developer i would like to install Adobe Flex Builder Linux(alpha) in my Ubuntu OS. I have noticed here that the Flex Builder Linux is a plugin-only version of the Flex Builder, the desktop version for Linux not yet released. […]


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