I actually got it working: Problem with Flex not getting data 
was ...
>From Help:
Each XML message is a complete XML document, terminated by a zero 
(0) byte
After I added it to my server message to Flex it worked fine. 
Thanks everyone for help.

--- In flexcoders@yahoogroups.com, Guy Morton <g...@...> wrote:
>
> Firewall? Is the port you're using open? Is the data event 
firing at  
> all? If so, what's in it? If not, either your server is not 
serving  
> data like you think it is, or the data can't get to your flex 
app  
> because there's something in the way.
> 
> 
> On 16/02/2009, at 3:50 AM, markgoldin_2000 wrote:
> 
> > I was able to create a server socket using VB code. I am 
sending
> > data from a Flex test application to my server socket but 
cannot
> > send any data to Flex. Any idea?
> >
> > --- In flexcoders@yahoogroups.com, Guy Morton <guy@> wrote:
> > >
> > > As Tracy said, yes. A socket is just a network connection. 
Your
> > flex
> > > XMLSocket doesn't know or care what language the program
> > listening on
> > > the other was written in. A socket connection is like a call
> > connected
> > > between two telephones - if no-one at either end talks or
> > neither end
> > > understands the other nothing much will happen. It's up to 
you
> > to make
> > > conversation by defining how you will pass messages back and
> > forth and
> > > how you will process them at either end.
> > >
> > >
> > > On 15/02/2009, at 3:41 AM, markgoldin_2000 wrote:
> > >
> > > > I am not sure myself about my question :).
> > > > First, can Flex be listening to a socket that is created 
within
> > > > any program? I mean, if a vb program creates a socket using
> > > > Winsock will Flex be able to listen to such socket?
> > > > Second, if yes, how would data actually be transfered?
> > > >
> > > > Thanks
> > > >
> > > > --- In flexcoders@yahoogroups.com, Guy Morton <guy@> wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > Well...nothing would, normally. You'd have to set up a
> > server to
> > > > talk
> > > > > to you on that socket, develop a protocol for conversing 
over
> > > > the
> > > > > socket, etc.
> > > > >
> > > > > An XML socket is just a pipe to communicate over. Unlike
> > normal
> > > > http
> > > > > requests which encapsulate the http conversation so you 
don't
> > > > see it,
> > > > > a raw XML socket requires you to define what messages are
> > going
> > > > to be
> > > > > sent by whom and what those messages mean.
> > > > >
> > > > > Does that help, or have I misunderstood your question?
> > > > >
> > > > > Guy
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > On 14/02/2009, at 10:50 PM, markgoldin_2000 wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > > I am trying to understand how socket communications 
work in
> > > > flex.
> > > > > > This code will connect to a port 8080 on a local 
computer:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > var xmlsock:XMLSocket = new XMLSocket();
> > > > > > xmlsock.connect("127.0.0.1", 8080);
> > > > > >
> > > > > > But what I dont understand is what would be sending 
data to
> > > > that
> > > > > > port?
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> >
> >
> >
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