Posts Tagged ‘flash’

Zend Amf and class mapping with Flash CS3 / AS3

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Update: I just got a mail from Julien Iafrancesco:... Read More

Detecting parent URL with AS3 and jQuery – redux

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

In an earlier article I spoke about changing the stage size based on the URL of the page that loads the ShockWave. ... Read More

Creating Help with Flash and ActionScript3

Monday, January 19th, 2009

I just finished making the support document for Dive Admin, I did it in Flash by replicating the interface of the application and adding a lot of elements explaining it, as well as navigational interactivity. This approach should be easier for the end user to work with than having a 200 page manual where the feature he wants help with is on page 143, paragraph 5.... Read More

Changing Flash stage size from ActionScript

Sunday, January 4th, 2009

Changing the stage size can’t really be done in a pure sense just with AS, unfortunately.... Read More

Menu and Banner from XML with AS3 and Flash CS3

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

I’ve just finished remaking the menu/banner of Sea Bees, one of the bigger diving shops here in Phuket. ... Read More

Detecting Flash player version with JavaScript

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

The other day I needed something to check which version of flash player a user has. It’s all connected to the new problems with uploading that were introduced in Flash player version 10. For some reason the solution we are using needs to know if the player is of version 10 or lower in order to act accordingly. For some reason this will solve a problem with IE6 having a player version lower than 10, don’t ask me why, I’m not the one implementing this. My only mission was to detect version.... Read More

Flash 10 and jQuery multi-file uploader

Friday, October 31st, 2008

Update: I’m not using flash for uploads anymore, XHR is better and more stable if you can require users to use at least Chrome 6 or Firefox 3.6 for instance.... Read More

Shockwaves in WordPress with jQuery Flash

Friday, August 15th, 2008

The other day I had to figure out how to load a shockwave into a wordpress post, I decided to do it with jQuery jFlash. I always edit in HTML mode so I could just paste the following in my article:... Read More

Simulating Gravity in Flash

Thursday, August 14th, 2008

I’ve got some kind of compulsory disorder. Sometimes I just have to do some simulations, play with physics and get a break from normal web development. I haven’t had an “episode” in over two years now (view the last one), but a few days ago all this pent up need just had to be released and this tutorial is the uber-geeky result. Just touch the spheres with the mouse pointer, not too fast or you’re gonna break out of orbit!

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Limiting character types in input fields with Actionscript 2

Monday, August 4th, 2008

This is a small snippet that will force the input in a named input field (in our case it’s input_txt) to be numbers only.... Read More