Re: [Flashcoders] ALT+GR in FireFox 4.0

2011-04-29 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi Elia, Are you on a non-english keyboard? I never heard of that combination but that may have to do with you using a Spanish or Portuguese keyboard? I am only asking this because it will help understand your issue better. I read somewhere in line that ALT+GR is the @ symbol? In English

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash oddness with URLvariables

2010-03-25 Thread Helmut Granda
I personally haven't seen this behavior and it is hard to debug something that we can't see. -h On Mar 25, 2010, at 6:24 PM, Paul Andrews wrote: I'm usually a Flash CS3 user on a PC, but have been using a Mac G5 and CS4 recently. Today I came across some really weird behaviour. I'm

Re: [Flashcoders] OOP Books (OT)

2010-03-11 Thread Helmut Granda
Great information and thanks for sharing. I didn't know The Lost Actionscript 3.0 Weekend even existed. On Mar 11, 2010, at 3:29 PM, co...@moock.org wrote: hi all, as the author of an oop book myself, i have to admit that books aren't always the right learning tool for everyone. i agree

Re: [Flashcoders] Windows 7 Compatibility with Flash

2009-10-23 Thread Helmut Granda
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/compatibility/windows-vista/Details.aspx?type=Softwarep=Adobe%20Flash%20CS4%20Professionalv=Adobeuid=pf=0pi=7c=Enterprise%20Applicationssc=Collaboration%20%26%20Contentos=32-bit On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 1:45 PM, AutGlass Jobs autgl...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all,

[Flashcoders] Inheritance and Static properties

2009-10-22 Thread Helmut Granda
So I understand that I can access static properties only child-parent but not if we instantiate the subclass some where else within the application but what would be the best way to go around this? -ButtonParent -contains basic rollover/rollout/click events and does dispatchEvent (new Event

Re: [Flashcoders] Inheritance and Static properties

2009-10-22 Thread Helmut Granda
? trace(event.NAME)// undefined You probably mean event.target.NAME but I'm just checking the obvious. -jonathan On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 12:38 PM, Helmut Granda cont...@helmutgranda.com wrote: So I understand that I can access static properties only child-parent but not if we instantiate

[Flashcoders] GetDefenitionByName from loaded SWF

2009-03-12 Thread Helmut Granda
Hello All, I am trying to access properties from a child file. This is the set up: Parent loadedA.swf // gets loaded into Parent loadedB.swf // gets loaded into Parent Parent has a static class called ParentClass and it has about 10 mutators that I want to access through the child movies being

Re: [Flashcoders] Capture sound from computer speakers?

2009-02-21 Thread Helmut Granda
, that anyone who wants to record audio output using your flash / air application is going to have to do one of these things above as well. HTH, Nate On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 1:05 PM, Helmut Granda cont...@helmutgranda.com wrote: I am looking at the docs, and it almost seems like I can't capture

Re: [Flashcoders] making a set of dynamically loaded buttons to listen to each other

2009-02-21 Thread Helmut Granda
set the same handler to all of them and then inside the handler run a for loop to call the event for each of the buttons (or do whatever you want) excluding the one that made the call to the handler. On Feb 21, 2009, at 9:06 AM, Michael Iv wrote: I need a help ! I a working on application

[Flashcoders] Capture sound from computer speakers?

2009-02-20 Thread Helmut Granda
I am looking at the docs, and it almost seems like I can't capture the sound that is playing through the speakers (itunes/web/application). Which seems odd to me given that we can capture the camera and microphone but not just sound that is not played within the flash player. I did a soft search

[Flashcoders] NetStream Leaving it open

2008-12-08 Thread Helmut Granda
I am trying to find some documentation about the dangers of leaving the Netstream open for long periods of time. Long story short I have a player that the user might leave open for hours end. Does leaving the Netstream open for long periods of time will consume a lot of memory? The reason why I

Re: [Flashcoders] My rights - site not paid for.

2008-12-08 Thread Helmut Granda
Im with Doctor H here, We don't know the details or both parties information about the project, if you are a freelancer/contractor this might harm you in the long run. Granted, you might get the money you are owed but in the end of the day it might be 1+ (many more) possible non clients. Remember

Re: [Flashcoders] My rights - site not paid for.

2008-12-08 Thread Helmut Granda
. As far as he can't handle dirty hands I guess...but you will win. L Helmut Granda a écrit : Im with Doctor H here, We don't know the details or both parties information about the project, if you are a freelancer/contractor this might harm you in the long run. Granted, you might get

Re: [Flashcoders] The flash job hunt

2008-12-02 Thread Helmut Granda
* Ask your connections for connections on your city. You might be surprised of them knowing some one in the area. * Contact some one such Aquent. I was in the same position as you are and they helped me to get in the door with some great agencies. For sure you wont get the salary you might get on

[Flashcoders] [AS3] VIdeo going fullscreen stops

2008-12-01 Thread Helmut Granda
Im sure it has to be my fault, otherwise no one would be able to put videos online, but once a video goes full screen after a few seconds it stops running. I can see the following items on the flashlog although I do not make references to these items on my application. Warning: Reference to

[Flashcoders] Re: [AS3] VIdeo going fullscreen stops

2008-12-01 Thread Helmut Granda
it seems like the bare bones version of the video class I was using was causing the issue. I still get the Warnings which I am guessing is a bug within the flash player. Anyone else sees that? On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 3:57 PM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: Im sure it has to be my fault

[Flashcoders] POSIX error: Too many open files

2008-09-15 Thread Helmut Granda
Anyone has run into this issue? I tried to google the main reason why this happens but not sure how exactly this translates to a flash applcation. in Safari you can see the error listed in the subject. In FF the application just stalls completely. Any links, suggestions or blogs? TIA..

Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component

2008-08-27 Thread Helmut Granda
yeah, still get [object LivePreviewParent]... On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00 AM, poste9 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: have u tried this.root ? 2008/8/27 Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] Is it possible to access the MainTimeline from within a component? So far I havent been able to access

Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component

2008-08-27 Thread Helmut Granda
Digital Bug Chief Creative Officer Adobe Certified Expert Adobe Certified Instructor Adobe User Group Leader On 8/27/08, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: yeah, still get [object LivePreviewParent]... On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00 AM, poste9 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: have u

Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component

2008-08-27 Thread Helmut Granda
Ok, so my component is being added to a blank FLA, which then it would have MainTimeline as the default name since there is no Document Class. Is there anyway to access the MainTimeline information from a blank FLA from within a component? On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 2:45 PM, Eduardo Omine [EMAIL

Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component

2008-08-27 Thread Helmut Granda
subscribe. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Helmut Granda Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2008 4:04 PM To: Flash Coders List Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component Ok, so my component

Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component

2008-08-27 Thread Helmut Granda
I dont think it is hack-is if you get the file name as a reference right before the file is being compiled. IMO... On Wed, Aug 27, 2008 at 3:50 PM, Eduardo Omine [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: I think the question is: what do you need the FLA filename for? Relying on filename seems very hack-ish and

Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component

2008-08-27 Thread Helmut Granda
subscribe. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Helmut Granda Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2008 4:31 PM To: Flash Coders List Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component Good question... If you

[Flashcoders] Embeding JSFL into SWC file, is it possible?

2008-08-26 Thread Helmut Granda
Is it possible to call a JSFL from a SWC file? I tried ExternalInterface just for chucks and giggles but of course it didnt work... is it even possible? -- ...helmut ___ Flashcoders mailing list Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com

[Flashcoders] Re: Embeding JSFL into SWC file, is it possible?

2008-08-26 Thread Helmut Granda
Still cant do it, but I was able to access the document name with DescribeType... :) On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 2:00 PM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: Is it possible to call a JSFL from a SWC file? I tried ExternalInterface just for chucks and giggles but of course it didnt work

[Flashcoders] Access MainTimeline reference from within a component

2008-08-26 Thread Helmut Granda
Is it possible to access the MainTimeline from within a component? So far I havent been able to access it trying different methods. Most times I get the same result: trace(parent); trace(root); trace(this.parent); trace(this); trace(this.parent.parent); [object LivePreviewParent] [object

Re: [Flashcoders] how many coders here actually have a degree related to computer science?

2008-08-22 Thread Helmut Granda
and getting degree? On Fri, Aug 22, 2008 at 3:26 AM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Right, and that is why I partially agree with the post I was referring to, specially because life without a college is not for everyone. Going back to my main point I still believe that not having

Re: [Flashcoders] how many coders here actually have a degree related to computer science?

2008-08-21 Thread Helmut Granda
I've been a hiring manager for companies such as Sony and Disney, and the first thing I look at is experience, then a degree--any degree. Though a degree in a relevant field is nice, the fact that you have a degree shows that you're motivated, and can stick with something and see it through

Re: [Flashcoders] how many coders here actually have a degree related to computer science?

2008-08-21 Thread Helmut Granda
Thompson [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: Helmut Granda wrote: But i still feel that not having a degree shows that you are not motivated. That's a good rule of thumb, and words to live by (and study by). Of course, we can point to the exceptions--Bill Gates dropped out of Harvard, I believe

Re: [Flashcoders] AS2 Dispatch Custom Event of loaded clip

2008-08-17 Thread Helmut Granda
this! }); Hope it helps. Cheers Juan Pablo Califano 2008/8/16, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I have the following: code.customApplication.load(mySWF.swf, myClip_mc); now the custom application does not dispatch any events such as onComplete, this wasnt built in the original

Re: [Flashcoders] AS2 Dispatch Custom Event of loaded clip

2008-08-17 Thread Helmut Granda
On Sun, Aug 17, 2008 at 4:53 PM, Juan Pablo Califano [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: However, in this scenario you're loading an swf into an empty MovieClip (which extends ObservableClip, if I didn't get you wrong). That means that when the swf is loaded, your stager empty MovieClip has lost all

Re: [Flashcoders] top zines/blogs?

2008-08-15 Thread Helmut Granda
Uhnn www.google.com :) On Fri, Aug 15, 2008 at 11:53 AM, Zeh Fernando [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Uhn? http://feeds.adobe.com/ sebastian wrote: hello coders, I was wondering if anyone had a favorite blog and/or zine they are reading? preferably with RSS so I can plug it into my

[Flashcoders] AS2 Dispatch Custom Event of loaded clip

2008-08-15 Thread Helmut Granda
I have the following: code.customApplication.load(mySWF.swf, myClip_mc); now the custom application does not dispatch any events such as onComplete, this wasnt built in the original application so what I want to do is dispatch an event from mySWF.swf but of course when it is loaded into

Re: [Flashcoders] Please help! quick bug fix needed, how to change Stage reference

2008-08-07 Thread Helmut Granda
If you are loosing reference to the stage you can just pass it as a parameter to the new object you are instatiating. You can also set it as a variable that all objects have access. Singleton could be a good idea. On Thu, Aug 7, 2008 at 5:28 AM, Ali Drongo [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi everyone,

Re: [Flashcoders] Streaming FLV stops playing early

2008-08-01 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi Joe, I dont have experience with the limelight server but it seems to me that there is an error in your current set up since you say that you have done this before and never run into this issue. If you test one of your older projects, do you run into the same issue? If you don't then i would

Re: [Flashcoders] Modifying movieclip property kills tween

2008-07-31 Thread Helmut Granda
not changed during an actual tween. Also, the property involved is not what's being tweened, so why would it nullify a tween done on it at a different time? - boon --- On Wed, 7/30/08, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Modifying

Re: [Flashcoders] OT: Questions to ask an interviewee

2008-07-30 Thread Helmut Granda
How would Apple want to buy Adobe when they dont even want to use the Flash Plugin in their IPhone/ITouch? and Google? is this rumor floating around? because personally this is the first time I hear about this idea... On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 8:06 AM, S0 F1 [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: You should

Re: [Flashcoders] AS3: Video player scrubber doesnt work until reload?

2008-07-30 Thread Helmut Granda
I havent seen your code but for what you are describing the scrubber wont work because it doesnt have the information it needs in the initial load to scrub, that is why when you reload the page it works. You need to edit your code so that the scrubbing works in the initial load only in the section

Re: [Flashcoders] Modifying movieclip property kills tween

2008-07-30 Thread Helmut Granda
This is the proper behavior since you are overriding the properties of the object itself. Such as if you were overriding the x, y, scale properties. You can wrap the object into a container and edit the properties of the container that then will be reflected into its child, in this case the box.

Re: [Flashcoders] Random numbers list

2008-07-29 Thread Helmut Granda
No, that is not the only way you can target a path in the MAC. for example I different projects some require to distribute the PPV classes with the project so i add the classes inside the same folder I am working on. /Application.as /src/ /src/ppvclasses Then in my application I just do: import

Re: [Flashcoders] Random numbers list

2008-07-29 Thread Helmut Granda
wrong thread... oh my and its only tuesday! On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 9:57 AM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: No, that is not the only way you can target a path in the MAC. for example I different projects some require to distribute the PPV classes with the project so i add the classes

Re: [Flashcoders] setting up papevision 3d or any other class on cs3 mac osx

2008-07-29 Thread Helmut Granda
. and happens the same with all the code. Regards, Gustavo On Jul 28, 2008, at 10:15 PM, Helmut Granda wrote: are you having issues with ALL classes or is it only with Papervision? if it is only with Papervision i would assume that you are using the path wrong. On Mon, Jul 28, 2008

Re: [Flashcoders] MouseEvent [whole function]

2008-07-29 Thread Helmut Granda
could you elaborate on your question? Here is the whole function i use to, adding the same listeners to another object fires those without any prblems :| can someone explain to me what is wrong? I personally dont understand correctly what you are trying to achieve... On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 2:07

Re: [Flashcoders] MouseEvent [whole function]

2008-07-29 Thread Helmut Granda
from the list On Jul 29, 2008, at 10:32 PM, Helmut Granda wrote: could you elaborate on your question? Here is the whole function i use to, adding the same listeners to another object fires those without any prblems :| can someone explain to me what is wrong? I personally dont

Re: [Flashcoders] mouseEnabled issue

2008-07-29 Thread Helmut Granda
for (var i : int = 0;i navHolder.numChildren;i++) { var mc : Object ; mc = navHolder.getChildAt(i); if (mc != itemClicked ) { mc.mouseEnabled = false; } } Also it is a good idea to share what the compile error is, that will help us out to identify exactly what the issue is. :) On Tue, Jul

[Flashcoders] DART AS3

2008-07-28 Thread Helmut Granda
I am going to shoot this out to the dark and see if anyone has been able to deploy AS3 banners in the DartMotif platform ___ Flashcoders mailing list Flashcoders@chattyfig.figleaf.com http://chattyfig.figleaf.com/mailman/listinfo/flashcoders

Re: [Flashcoders] setting up papevision 3d or any other class on cs3 mac osx

2008-07-28 Thread Helmut Granda
No issues here in 3 machines... maybe a corrupted program? On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 1:32 PM, Gustavo Duenas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Any ideas, I've been trying the regular way, so it seems weird enough , any ideas why my mac doesn't want to rdead external classes from the preference panel on

Re: [Flashcoders] DART AS3

2008-07-28 Thread Helmut Granda
, The DART Motif platform does not support AS3 at this point. Will do in early 2009. Helmut Granda wrote: I am going to shoot this out to the dark and see if anyone has been able to deploy AS3 banners in the DartMotif platform ___ Flashcoders

Re: [Flashcoders] setting up papevision 3d or any other class on cs3 mac osx

2008-07-28 Thread Helmut Granda
as is: macintosh hd:users:mafeMallarino:desktop:flash:actionscript is that way right, I have the same problem with the version 8 and cs3 of flash with the loading of the classes...there is another way to do this, because I'm so unable to run the papervision 3d. Regards, Gustavo Helmut Granda

Re: [Flashcoders] Nested MC relative position in AS2 (rotated clip)- localToGlobal?

2008-07-27 Thread Helmut Granda
is the holder clip the same size as the nested clip? It sounds to me like the nested clip is rotated and in a awkward position and that is why you are not getting the results you desire. On Sun, Jul 27, 2008 at 6:08 AM, ali drongo [EMAIL PROTECTED]wrote: Hi there, thanks for checking my post.

Re: [Flashcoders] Best Practices for Flash Video and Flash SiteDelivery AS3

2008-07-25 Thread Helmut Granda
I am also picking up some errors so that is why your site might be freezing in certain circumstances... --deleted some CSS tracing statements you had on your app. NetStream.Play.Start NetStream.Buffer.Full boogers makeDead makeDead makeDead caught collapseEnd caught TypeError: Error #1009: Cannot

Re: [Flashcoders] You cannot debug this SWF because it does not contain any Actionscript

2008-07-24 Thread Helmut Granda
If I was in your case (and as you commented the debugger is the one that prompts you for the error) I would delete the library items in chucks of say 50 or even 100, then debug, if he debugger doesn't say that it cant compile the movie because you dont have AS in it, then you move to the next set.

Re: [Flashcoders] Resizing Images

2008-07-24 Thread Helmut Granda
you need the bitmap class: import flash.display.Bitmap; On Thu, Jul 24, 2008 at 1:01 PM, Lehr, Theodore M (N-SGIS) [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The class or interface 'Bitmap' could not be loaded -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Matt S.

Re: [Flashcoders] You cannot debug this SWF because it does not contain any Actionscript

2008-07-23 Thread Helmut Granda
The question now is, how do files in the library can become so corrupted? This would help to avoid it I hope. On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 1:31 PM, Steven Sacks [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Welcome to the seedy underbelly of Flash development. What you've got here is the case of a corrupted library

Re: [Flashcoders] AS3 shop

2008-07-23 Thread Helmut Granda
You still the back end programming for interacting with the database to store inventory, passwords, information and such (PHP, ASP, CF..) or can you connect directly with Flex? On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 1:48 PM, Steven Sacks [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is you or ain't you a developer? If you know

Re: [Flashcoders] flash project with Ecard component

2008-07-23 Thread Helmut Granda
Your friend is correct, you can encode the message in the URL but what is the final objective of this project. You mention that you are working on a project that has an ecard commponent. So do you mean that you already have a component that you are plugin in or that you have to develop a component

[Flashcoders] Detecting Stage width and height after refresh

2008-07-22 Thread Helmut Granda
Hello all, I have a small dilema, my application is working properly and I am relying on Stage width and height to position some elements. FOr some odd reason when I refresh my movie the stage width and height render 0. Is there any specific reason why this usually happens? OSX FF

Re: [Flashcoders] Detecting Stage width and height after refresh

2008-07-22 Thread Helmut Granda
is your code look like? Kenneth Kawamoto http://www.materiaprima.co.uk/ Helmut Granda wrote: Hello all, I have a small dilema, my application is working properly and I am relying on Stage width and height to position some elements. FOr some odd reason when I refresh my movie the stage

Re: [Flashcoders] Detecting Stage width and height after refresh

2008-07-22 Thread Helmut Granda
Yeah, I found a similar post from some one else and they had a similar error in IE6 or 7, but FF was ok. Strange... On Tue, Jul 22, 2008 at 12:09 PM, Paul Evans [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 22 Jul 2008, at 17:17, Helmut Granda wrote: FOr some odd reason when I refresh my movie the stage

Re: [Flashcoders] Detecting Stage width and height after refresh

2008-07-22 Thread Helmut Granda
they are not zero. Kenneth Kawamoto http://www.materiaprima.co.uk/ Helmut Granda wrote: Yeah, that is the first setting in my Document's class constructor, specially since i need that info through out the application. Thanks for the help. I will keep debugging... On Tue, Jul 22, 2008 at 12:06 PM

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: Moving groups of objects

2008-07-22 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi berry.. do you also need help into attaching the elements to the empty movieclip? If you have already attached all the necessary elements to the movieclip on the stage then it is just a matter of moving the movieclip where you loaded all the data into. Say you named that movieclip container all

[Flashcoders] [AS3] Font Sharing between SWFs

2008-07-21 Thread Helmut Granda
I am running into a small issue, everything is working correctly in my application except for the Font sharing between SWFs. If I embed the font in all the SWFs everything works as expected but of course this is not what I need since it will add weight to other SWFs and defeat the purpose of using

[Flashcoders] Re: [AS3] Font Sharing between SWFs

2008-07-21 Thread Helmut Granda
I figured out that I needed to register the font ... Font.registerFont(Class) and it all works as expected... interesting. On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 6:08 PM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am running into a small issue, everything is working correctly in my application except

[Flashcoders] Embed meta tags and import classes

2008-07-17 Thread Helmut Granda
hi all, Is there a way to set an import statement to a different folder outside the source structure with the embed meta tags? I have a project that I am compiling without flash and you know how in flash you can set up your source path for classes to basically anywhere in your computer. Is there

[Flashcoders] loaderURL from child object

2008-07-09 Thread Helmut Granda
Hello, Is there anyway to get the address of the child swf loaded into the parent? for example if I load FILEB.SWF into FILEA.SWF and FILEA.SWF lives in blah/blah/blah... is there anyway to get blah/blah/blah/FILEA.SWF instead of the parent address witht loaderURL? TIA

[Flashcoders] Re: loaderURL from child object

2008-07-09 Thread Helmut Granda
to know the path of /sub1/sub2/sub2/MyFileGoesHere.SWF? as you know if I try to get the URL or loaderURL i will get the path to the file that loaded the MyFileGoesHere but not the path to the file itself. TIA... On Wed, Jul 9, 2008 at 10:55 AM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello

Re: [Flashcoders] How do you do this? (animating gradient fillcolours)

2008-07-09 Thread Helmut Granda
For some odd reason when I run a movie in AS2 I always get the following warning Warning: 'gs' has no property '_visible' latest version of tweenlite... You wont see that on the output panel but it is written to the flashlog.txt... interesting huh? On Wed, Jul 9, 2008 at 9:02 AM, Jack Doyle

Re: [Flashcoders] Flex/ ActionScript Help

2008-07-09 Thread Helmut Granda
Hey Courtney, Richard already spammed our board couple of months ago, maybe he has a list of contacts already that he can share. Here is his info: Richie Farmer TECHNICAL RECRUITER T 865.769.8441 F 865.769.8469 http://www.teksystems.com/ On Wed, Jul 9, 2008 at 3:38 PM, Rash, Courtney

[Flashcoders] Usage of [Event....]

2008-06-02 Thread Helmut Granda
Could some one point me to the docs or blogs that explain the usage or benefits of the following lines: [Event(name=progress, type=flash.events.ProgressEvent.PROGRESS)] [Event(name=complete, type=flash.events.ProgressEvent.COMPLETE)] [Event(name=open, type=flash.events.Event.OPEN)] As always I

[Flashcoders] Re: Usage of [Event....]

2008-06-02 Thread Helmut Granda
tags, event tags should be placed after imports, but before the class definition. - source: http://www.boostworthy.com/blog/?p=157 On Mon, Jun 2, 2008 at 2:28 PM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Could some one point me to the docs or blogs that explain the usage or benefits

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: Usage of [Event....]

2008-06-02 Thread Helmut Granda
explained in the Flex documentation: http://livedocs.adobe.com/flex/201/html/wwhelp/wwhimpl/common/html/wwhelp.htm?context=LiveDocs_Book_Partsfile=metadata_141_09.html Paul - Original Message - From: Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Flash Coders List flashcoders

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: Usage of [Event....]

2008-06-02 Thread Helmut Granda
Can you pass custom properties with this kind of event handling? On Mon, Jun 2, 2008 at 3:37 PM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yeah, I guess I didnt think to search in the Flex Docs since I am doing development for Flash. Although sometimes when I try to find answers to my questions

Re: [Flashcoders] Flash banner / layer on top - clickthrough?

2008-05-29 Thread Helmut Granda
Could you show us the example you came across? You can always set up your SWF to talk to JS and then to the underlying HTML. On Thu, May 29, 2008 at 5:49 AM, Sander Schuurman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, What's the latest status on transparent flash banners/layers? Can you click

Re: [Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036

2008-05-29 Thread Helmut Granda
hmm yeah, not on my machine, and I have the flash 9 debug player. I also saw the Adobe article to fix it if the log file isn't being created, You can also just create the folder and an empty file flashlog.txt and that should fix the issue. but I'm not going to mess with all that on my

Re: [Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036

2008-05-29 Thread Helmut Granda
ouch I didn't know you would get that reaction from flash. Sorry for giving you misleading information for your case. At work that is what we all do when the flashlog is created and never had that issue. Thanks for the heads up! I let you all know what I find out. On Thu, May 29, 2008 at

[Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036

2008-05-28 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi All, I am trying to understand Error 2036 [IOErrorEvent type=ioError bubbles=false cancelable=false eventPhase=2 text=Error #2036: Load Never Completed. URL: file:url] When I test in Flash IDE I am able to see the error noted above in the Flash Log but it does not show in the Tracer

Re: [Flashcoders] Rectangle doesnt have scaleX/Y?

2008-05-28 Thread Helmut Granda
If you take a look at the Rectangle public properties scaleX and scaleY is not listed: http://livedocs.adobe.com/flash/9.0/ActionScriptLangRefV3/flash/geom/Rectangle.html#propertySummary Maybe you can wrap the rectangle with a sprite and then you can scaleX and scaleY ..helmut On Wed, May 28,

Re: [Flashcoders] Rectangle doesnt have scaleX/Y?

2008-05-28 Thread Helmut Granda
to add to Sid's comments From the docs: *Note:* The Rectangle class does not define a rectangular Shape display object. To draw a rectangular Shape object onscreen, use thedrawRect() method of the Graphics class. ...Sid... could you elaborate on using the Rectangle class to measure objects on the

Re: [Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036

2008-05-28 Thread Helmut Granda
Yeah, I know it is weird that is why I was wondering if anyone else is getting the same error. Notice that this error wont get traced in the Flash IDE but it is in flashlog.txt. I removed one of the images that is being loaded and it breaks the application (as expected) so it must be something

Re: [Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036

2008-05-28 Thread Helmut Granda
I think I would have never noticed it (and a lot of people do not see it) if I didn't use the flashlog.txt as my debug system. Basically instead of using the Flash IDE output window I use a program that shows me the contents of flashlog.txt and that is when I see the issue. I wouldn't mind at all

Re: [Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036

2008-05-28 Thread Helmut Granda
Good point... but to make my point I have created a very simple sample. 1. Copy and paste the code below to a blank FLA and run it (NOTICE: You have to provide a file to load and it can be a simple png)2. You should see a trace statement FILE LOADED 3. Close the window 4. Nothing appears on the

Re: [Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036

2008-05-28 Thread Helmut Granda
PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Helmut Granda Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2008 5:48 PM To: Flash Coders List Subject: Re: [Flashcoders] Understanding Error 2036 Good point... but to make my point I have created a very simple sample. 1. Copy and paste the code below

Re: [Flashcoders] Image in dynamic text field

2008-05-27 Thread Helmut Granda
what does the XML Looks like? On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 6:33 AM, Rajiv Seth (Pixelated) [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When I am trying to call an image inside text field dynamically, it is appearing after a line break, but I want the image to come in line with the text. I have created the text

Re: [Flashcoders] API Interface in SWC...

2008-05-27 Thread Helmut Granda
), and an extra class where we put all the public event constants. It worked out fine. Cheers Juan Pablo Califano 2008/5/27, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I am creating a SWC file that will be given to the client with the basic API that they can use to reference to the main application

[Flashcoders] Dispatch Event works only with SetTimeout

2008-05-19 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi all, I have an issue trying to dispatch a simple event. dispatchEvent(new Event(ClassName.EVENT_NAME)); for some reason the event is not being triggered -unless- i put a time out before it... like so: setTimeout(doDispatch, 1); private function doDispatch () : void { dispatchEvent(new

[Flashcoders] Re: Dispatch Event works only with SetTimeout

2008-05-19 Thread Helmut Granda
if i put a time out, the application is able to register the listeners. So I must assume there is no way to assign a listener at the same time you are creating an object. Is that correct? -- On Mon, May 19, 2008 at 1:07 PM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, I have an issue

Re: [Flashcoders] Reading SWF headers with ASP

2008-04-29 Thread Helmut Granda
doesn't support deflating natively, so that would be a major problem -- and I'm not sure if there's some work around to that limitations. Cheers Juan Palblo Califano 2008/4/28, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Hi All, I have done some extensive research in the subject

Re: [Flashcoders] Reading SWF headers with ASP

2008-04-29 Thread Helmut Granda
width height in a live situation, or would an offline solution do? -Buzz -- Original message -- From: Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] Hi All, I have done some extensive research in the subject and the only solution I found is a ASP class some

[Flashcoders] Reading SWF headers with ASP

2008-04-28 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi All, I have done some extensive research in the subject and the only solution I found is a ASP class some one wrote in 2001 and it is outdated. Does anyone knows how to read the SWF headers with ASP? I know how to do it with PHP but I havent found a solution with ASP. Mainly I am

[Flashcoders] Flash + Air

2008-04-24 Thread Helmut Granda
Does anyone knows the best way to embed Flash into an adobe Air application? The standard way of doing it (using SWFObject, FUO, Adobe AC_R) doesnt seem to work when testing the air applications. I have done some research but nothing substantial that proves the best (or working) method. TIA...

[Flashcoders] [AS2] Inspectable Multiline Textfield

2008-04-17 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi All, I have run into a wall.. I am trying to have a textfield in a component to accept multiline input. But no matter how I define it in the class my input renders the /n or /t entries in class: [Inspectable(name=Text, type=Default, defaultValue=Text)] private var _text:

Re: [Flashcoders] OT: php forum

2008-04-17 Thread Helmut Granda
phpfreaks, they also have an IRC channel for assistance but don't count on getting your how do I join two strings in php? questions answered in the Channel, they mostly help you in more advanced topics and also some have a little attitude towards flash developers... other than that its a great

Re: [Flashcoders] Is Adobe fixing this big FP9 problem?

2008-04-16 Thread Helmut Granda
I think eric is already aware of bulk loader ;) http://www.ericd.net/2007/11/as3-class-bulkloader.html On 4/16/08, laurent [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: You can use BulkLoader to catch your downloaded asset: http://code.google.com/p/bulk-loader/ L jonathan howe a écrit : To put a

Re: [Flashcoders] code review

2008-04-15 Thread Helmut Granda
Your code is correct and yes you can access text fields like that. I would double check that main_content is named correctly as well as the text fields. On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 11:13 AM, Lehr, Theodore M (N-SGIS) [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: What is wrong with this code: for (i=1; i6; i++) {

[Flashcoders] [AS2] Warning: broadcastMessage is not a function

2008-04-15 Thread Helmut Granda
Hi all, I am testing some one else's code and when I compile it the first thing I get is : Warning : broadcastMessage is not a function. The application works properly but it is annoying to get this messages. Has anyone found a similar issue? I tried to declare the function in the first frame

Re: [Flashcoders] Contract Development Opportunity in Tennessee

2008-04-15 Thread Helmut Granda
are head hunters allowed in this list now a days? I know people like to hear about other companies hiring but not sure if the kind of emails that beging with my client, one of my clients, my contact... On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 1:31 PM, Farmer, Richard [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Good afternoon!

[Flashcoders] Two for loops and one if statement into one for loop.

2008-04-07 Thread Helmut Granda
Is there a way to edit the code below to be included into just one for loop and would it actually be faster? On a side note any site/book recommendations on how to for this kind of odd sequences.. TIA ___ Flashcoders mailing list

[Flashcoders] Re: Two for loops and one if statement into one for loop.

2008-04-07 Thread Helmut Granda
defaultSection ; i ++ ) { trace ( - + i ) ; } } On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 10:12 AM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Is there a way to edit the code below to be included into just one for loop and would it actually be faster? On a side note any site

Re: [Flashcoders] Re: Two for loops and one if statement into one for loop.

2008-04-07 Thread Helmut Granda
++) { if (i % maxSection = defaultSection) { trace(higher + i % maxSection); } else { trace(lower + i % maxSection); } } Please correct me if that's not what you want On Mon, Apr 7, 2008 at 12:13 PM, Helmut Granda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: oh yeah forgot the loop: var

Re: [Flashcoders] Seeking example: pop up div with greyed out background

2008-04-04 Thread Helmut Granda
Called within Flash? On Fri, Apr 4, 2008 at 4:06 PM, Mendelsohn, Michael [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi list... Does anyone have a good example URLs of a div that pops up an alert for users to do something, then have an additional div that grays out the background thus highlighting the alert

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