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[19 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

Adobe Flash Player 11.3 Beta release provides access to the Flash Player 11.3 runtime for Windows, Mac OS and Linux desktop environments. The key features and benefits of Flash Player 11.3 are follow.
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Flash Player 11.3 Beta features:
Full screen keyboard input
This feature enables support for all keyboard keys available to an embedded SWF running inside of a page without full screen mode( except for ‘Esc’). It allows developers to determine if the app is in full screen, whether full keyboard input is allowed, and whether …

AIR, Flash CS5 »

[11 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

Adobe Flash Incubator and Adobe AIR is a technology preview for developers to experiment with Flash Platform runtime features that are in early development stages. Test the bleeding-edge capabilities of runtimes and contribute to the future of the Flash Platform.
Flash Player Incubator Version 11.2.300.130
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These are early builds of Flash Player or AIR and may not be as stable as a final release.
A new Flash Player Incubator preview release is available. The current build provides access to Flash Player Protected Mode for Mozilla Firefox on Windows 7 and …

AIR, Flash CS5 »

[28 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

Flash Player 11.2 beta 4 is now available for download. Adobe Flash Player 11.2 drives innovation for rich, engaging digital experiences with new features for cross-platform browser-based viewing of expressive rich internet applications, content, and videos across devices.
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New in Flash Player 11.2:
multi-threaded video decoding and Flash Player background updates.

Learn More About Flash Player 11.2 beta 4
Download Flash Player 11.2 beta 4

ActionScript 3.0, Flash CS5 »

[6 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]

With as3 you can load variable from a text file into flash, here the tutorial explains how to achive with actionscript 3.0 Suppose we need use data which changes periodically can be edited in notepad and can be loaded in to Flash dynamically.
Difficulty:

Basic – Intermediate

Setup text file with variables:
Before starting with actionscript or Flash first we need to setup the text file with variables. Text file should include name and value pair (name=value) seperated by ampersand ( & ).
Example of name and value pair:
name1=value1&name2=value2
Note: we can have any set of name and …

ActionScript 3.0, Flash CS5 »

[26 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]

As a programmer we would like to reuse the actionscript code often, and the code snippets will be handy when we need to reuse again and again.
Here we have shared some of the AS3 code snippets to work with twitter.
AS3 Post tinyurl to Twitter via Twitter webpage:
package
{
import flash.display.Sprite;
import flash.events.Event;
import flash.events.MouseEvent;
import flash.net.navigateToURL;
import flash.net.URLLoader;
import flash.net.URLRequest;
import flash.net.URLLoaderDataFormat;

public class Main extends Sprite
{
private var tinyLoader:URLLoader

public function Main():void
{
if (stage) init();
else addEventListener(Event.ADDED_TO_STAGE, init);
}

private function init(e:Event = null):void
{
removeEventListener(Event.ADDED_TO_STAGE, init);
stage.addEventListener(MouseEvent.CLICK, postToTwitter);
tinyLoader = new URLLoader();
tinyLoader.dataFormat = URLLoaderDataFormat.TEXT;
tinyLoader.addEventListener(Event.COMPLETE, gotTinyURL);
}

private function postToTwitter(event:MouseEvent):void {
trace(“postToTwitter()”);
tinyLoader.load(new URLRequest(‘http://tinyurl.com/api-create.php?url=http://www.adrianparr.com’));
}

private function gotTinyURL(event:Event):void {
trace(tinyLoader.data);
var reqString:String = ‘http://twitter.com/home?status=Check …