Archive for the ‘Flex’ Category

10 Unit Testing Frameworks for Flex/Flash Applications and Libraries

bug-icon Unit test is an important stage for an project. For Java projects, we can use the great unit testing framework such as JUnit, for C++ project, the similar tool CPPUnit also be used popularly. For ActionScript developers, are there similar frameworks for us? That’s sure, here is a collect of unit testing frameworks for Flex and Flash applications and libraries. Enjoy!

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68 Small but Useful Open Source ActionScript Libraries(misc) help Flex/Flash Developers Improve Work Efficiency

Folder-Library-icon We prepared a list of Misc Class in pervious article 8 Useful Misc ActionScript Class. There are more and more open source projects floating around all over the place, it’s real beauty for all Flex/Flash developers. Here is a new list open source ActionScript 3 MISC libraries – all of them are small but very useful. Please don’t stint your time to try, these libraries can help you to improve your develop efficiency faster.

Please left you comment to help consummate this list if you feel I missed anything.

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20 Coolest Adobe AIR Apps

air_logo Adobe AIR allows developers to take advantage of different technology in order to further develop their own applications. These applications run outside of the Web browser and can function across multiple platforms. Adobe AIR, which is free, is used by many companies, such as Nickelodeon, eBay and National Geographic.

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40+ Beautiful Themes/Skins For Adobe Flex Apps

Theme-Settings-icon In previous article we step by step introduced how to use Flex Builder 3 and Flash CS3 to build your skin in Flex(more tutorials here). As we all know, style your Flex/Flash Apps with CSS is one of the quickest and easiest ways to start making your apps look a bit more “custom”, Flash or other tools + Flex(Graphical Skinning) can allow us for more control over the look of the UI. Here is 40+ beautiful themes & skins for Adobe Flex Apps with CSS, graphical, programmatic, customize fonts and icons etc. We can not only learn the “creativeness” from this skins, but also “how to” do it! Hope you can enjoy!

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The Fresh Book on Flex 4 By Chet Haase Has Been Published

flex4funCover240x185Chet Haase, a senior computer scientist on the Flex SDK team at Adobe Systems, Inc, has published his new book on Flex 4 called “Flex 4 Fun”. Ntt.cc tried to published the book Design Patterns in ActionScript before too, though it is FREE, but got many bad reviews even obloquies. So I knew that write a book, especially a high quality book is NOT a light work. Thanks, Chet Haase! :)

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How To Get DataGrid Column And Row From Coordinate (x,y) In Flex

youre-kidding-right-iconWe have introduced how to set background color for the headers of DataGrid in Flex, sometimes, we also need to get the row and column value in DataGrid, do you know how to do it? The following is a simple tip for this. Hope you can enjoy!

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Flex SDK 4.0.0.14159 Omit Trace Bug And Solutions

Hospital-Red-icon We knew there was a compiler bug in Flash Builder 4 in previous article Flash Builder 4 Compiler Bug ( FB 4.0 build 272416 ) And Solutions and listed all compiler options of mxmlc, we have known how to avoid that issue, but it isn’t the end, oppositely only a begin. :)

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How To Open Word Doc In Flex or ActionScript

MS-Word-2-icon Create a PDF template with Adobe Livecycle Designer with the relevant fields, send XML data to PDF remote object with the name of the XML nodes matching those of the fields in the PDF template, then your Flex applications can open PDF, or simply put the PDF file on your webserver and call it with the url, then the same thing can be done. But how to open word doc in a Flex application?

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