[flexcoders] Changing font size of button bar

2010-06-15 Thread Weyert de Boer
( fontSize, ); - Change fontSize style property of the button bar/buttons Are there any better approaches in Flex to do the same? Thanks, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] EPUB reader in Flex

2010-04-15 Thread Weyert de Boer
Well, ePub is basically just HTML. As far as I am aware off... What about using the new text engine and load the text as HTML? That might work.

Re: [flexcoders] .csv import stuff

2009-05-09 Thread Weyert de Boer
(values); } Weyert de Boer is there any nice and easy way to 'Browse' .csv file on flex and after that send 'Import Request' to php and php will import this .csv file's data to database.? any thought on this stuff!!? From Chandigarh to Chennai - find friends all over India. Click here.

Re: [flexcoders] Re: how open .doc (words )file

2009-05-07 Thread Weyert de Boer
By unzipping it. On 7/05/2009, at 5:03 AM, securenetfreedom wrote: How would you gain access to the .doc XML?

Re: [flexcoders] how open .doc (words )file

2009-05-06 Thread Weyert de Boer
I would think that using the Word COM+ objects would be the easiest way to read Word documents. Of course, you can also only support the XML-based version of Word documents Office 2007. On 6/05/2009, at 6:23 PM, farid wl wrote: Hi Dear friends anybody knows how we can read and open

Re: [flexcoders] Printing on Mac

2009-04-29 Thread Weyert de Boer
And it's better to add the sprites offscreen to the stage to avoid all kind of other printing issues (mainly also blank pages). The problem I am having that the result is crap on the Mac the same code looks all sharp and nice but when I printing on the Mac it's a bit blurry. Really

Re: [flexcoders] Control remote desktop with Flash

2009-04-27 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can have a look at the FVNC project? It's a VNC client for Flash/ Flex. You are currently unable to with a VNC server in Flash because you can't access the desktop and mouse/keyboard outside the Flash region. And the Flash Player lacks support for server sockets...

Re: [flexcoders] fvnc

2009-04-27 Thread Weyert de Boer
Yes, you can control a remote computer using FVNC. You only can't host a VNC server from Flash. Technically impossible because of lacking features in the Flash Player On 27/04/2009, at 9:14 AM, venkat eswar wrote: Can we do remote desktop feature using fvnc(flash vnc client).Please

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Sending a HEAD request

2009-04-17 Thread Weyert de Boer
Today on Twitter I heard about this library as3httpclient. Appears to support doing HEAD requests. See: http://code.google.com/p/as3httpclient/

Re: [flexcoders] Flex Interview Questions

2009-03-09 Thread Weyert de Boer
Why would you want to ask about specific components which can be easily learned after you have hired the guy? Better to ask question about programming principles and maybe Flash specific questions. But asking about specific components is a bit odd in my opinion. Anyways, Sidney had some nice

Re: [flexcoders] virtual keyboard

2009-03-09 Thread Weyert de Boer
Please keep in mind that a lot of the virtual keyboard designs are patented in the U.S. As long you don't have to deal in the U.S. you can ignore my comment.

Re: [flexcoders] Merapi and execute file from AIR

2009-03-06 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can find a .NET example of communicating with LocalConnection in one of the Flex books. Pro Flex 2. I think it was.

Re: [flexcoders] Merapi and execute file from AIR

2009-03-06 Thread Weyert de Boer
No, I wouldn't use Java for this. This will increase the deployment size of your product. Because you would need to have the Java runtime installed.

Re: [flexcoders] Merapi and execute file from AIR

2009-03-06 Thread Weyert de Boer
I would've have just written to simple C++ applications which start those applications. If you only want to execute files. I won't have a huge memory hog for such things then.

Re: [flexcoders] Merapi and execute file from AIR

2009-03-06 Thread Weyert de Boer
Yeah, working on a C or Freepascal version of Merapi ;)

[flexcoders] AMF and sending/receiving pictures

2009-03-06 Thread Weyert de Boer
Does anyone know if there are any solutions to allow sending pictures from the AMF server-side to the Flash/Flex client? Or do I need to go the Base64 or supply as image url way instead?

Re: [flexcoders] Open Source Library for Draw Graph

2009-03-05 Thread Weyert de Boer
Have a look at BirdEye: http://code.google.com/p/birdeye Hi, someone know an open source library for writing VISUALLY graph ?? Thanks.

Re: [flexcoders] Launching Air application from ASP .NET

2009-03-05 Thread Weyert de Boer
Why would you want to run the AIR application on the webserver where the ASP.NET project is deployed on?

Re: [flexcoders] adobe TV - QR code reader

2009-03-05 Thread Weyert de Boer
It's the session by Mario Klinggemann. He did that session during Aral's online conference. -- Flexcoders Mailing List FAQ: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/flexcoders/files/flexcodersFAQ.txt Alternative FAQ location:

Re: [flexcoders] adobe TV - QR code reader

2009-03-05 Thread Weyert de Boer
http://tv.adobe.com/#vi+f15384v1012 -- Flexcoders Mailing List FAQ: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/flexcoders/files/flexcodersFAQ.txt Alternative FAQ location: https://share.acrobat.com/adc/document.do?docid=942dbdc8-e469-446f-b4cf-1e62079f6847 Search

Re: [flexcoders] Re: try, catch, finally ...

2009-03-04 Thread Weyert de Boer
I respectfully disagree with not handling exceptions and let them raised in the player. Of course, eating exceptions is terribly bad. Yes, raising exceptions because user input is bad is a long stretch. Hi Kevin, Try-Catch blocks are an absolute necessity as without them, you are putting

Re: [flexcoders] distributing air apps without install

2009-03-03 Thread Weyert de Boer
Yes, you only need to have a freely redistrubition license from Adobe which also comes with the information to install your AIR app and the runtime silently. See: http://www.adobe.com/products/air/runtime_distribution1.html Is it possible to distribute an AIR app that can be run without

Re: [flexcoders] Thumbnail from screen (contents)

2009-03-01 Thread Weyert de Boer
slide you can reuse it by it like: slideThumb.attachBitmap( thumbnailData, 1); Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Reading the output of an AIR application in C#

2009-02-26 Thread Weyert de Boer
You could check if AIR allows to output to the output stream (or System.Out) while running and you can catch that easily under Windows. See for more information: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.diagnostics.processstartinfo.redirectstandardoutput.aspx Of course, can also add some

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Reading the output of an AIR application in C#

2009-02-26 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can find most of the information you need at: www.osflash.org/localconnection.

Re: [flexcoders] syncing AIR/Flex app with mobile phones

2009-02-26 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hi, You could consider to use the SyncML protocol. Now you probably would still need some program in the middle who can push the SyncML data to the mobile phone like via Bluetooth. Of course, you can also generate an iCal file or a vCard file. Maybe? Of course, you can just push to something

Re: [flexcoders] Displaying Extremely large fonts

2009-02-17 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hmm. Did you try to scale it? Maybe that works?!?!

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Socket communications in Flex

2009-02-16 Thread Weyert de Boer
It's \0 or null character for the XMLSocket class. This limitation doesn't exist when you use the binary sockets.

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Flas 10 on mobile is a go

2009-02-16 Thread Weyert de Boer
Carlos, just get a Palm Pre ;) Same coolness but with Flash. -- Flexcoders Mailing List FAQ: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/flexcoders/files/flexcodersFAQ.txt Alternative FAQ location:

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Socket communications in Flex

2009-02-14 Thread Weyert de Boer
Have a look at: http://www.innerfuse.biz/dropbox/WebDU 2007 Leveraging Apollo Runtime.zip Shows how you can make a socket server in Ruby and talk with a Bluetooth GPS device.

Re: [flexcoders] Alternative Rich Text Editor

2009-01-14 Thread Weyert de Boer
You could consider using Flash Player 10 and the new text engine. The best you can get: http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/textlayout/

Re: [flexcoders] GPS in Flex

2009-01-09 Thread Weyert de Boer
During WebDU 2007 I presented a similar solution only using Ruby instead. If you want you can have it. As part of the example during the presentation I used one of those Palm GPS mouses. But it should work with all GPS devices which support NMEA standard.

Re: [flexcoders] Using ActiveXObject with Adobe AIR and Flex

2009-01-09 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can't really use ActiveX objects from some other different then IE. Firefox, Opera don't support it. Ofcourse, also it's only support under Windows. What you could consider is let the ActiveX (if possible) register an url scheme and use that to trigger it somehow together.

Re: [flexcoders] Using ActiveXObject with Adobe AIR and Flex

2009-01-09 Thread Weyert de Boer
Something like: http://blogs.msdn.com/noahc/archive/2006/10/19/register-a-custom-url-protocol-handler.aspx I like that idea to use something like to launch application from AIR and then let the handler check if it's coming from an AIR application ;)

Re: [flexcoders] Any Developers on a Mac?

2008-12-31 Thread Weyert de Boer
Wow. Currently, each notebook I have had from Apple needed fixes via warranty. My G4 got is screen replaced and the MBP is still a big drama with two topcase replacements, two screens and keyboard key fix. Basically it needs to a new warranty because the last time they broke the keyboard

Re: [flexcoders] Shape Detection in BitmapData

2008-12-26 Thread Weyert de Boer
You might want to check out the last session form Mario Klingemann at MAX. You can find it at: http://tv.adobe.com

Re: [flexcoders] Identifying AIR application instance

2008-11-27 Thread Weyert de Boer
You could make a constant class and then re-compile and package a AIR file for each download of the application. Or you can the easy way and generate a unique identifier and store it somewhere like encrypted store when the application is first launched. After you can always pass along the

Re: [flexcoders] Question about a component Kap Lab Diagrammer

2008-11-20 Thread Weyert de Boer
Nope, but I have experiences with yFiles Flex and that's a real nice component package. http://www.yworks.com/en/products_yfilesflex_about.html

Re: [flexcoders] How to extract and save the contents of an image ,audio or video file ?

2008-11-20 Thread Weyert de Boer
Just put the file in a blob field of the database. If you really want to store it in the database (sounds silly too me).

Re: [flexcoders] Re: How to extract and save the contents of an image ,audio or video file ?

2008-11-20 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can just try to compress the file first and then just send the bytearray to the blob. :)

Re: [flexcoders] 64bit Flash player released, Linux only for ow

2008-11-17 Thread Weyert de Boer
What's the added value of having the problem in 64bits? Better to concentrate on a Flash Player performance improvement on the Mac to decrease the CPU usages in such manner the fans ain't sounding like a flying by airplane :)

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Flex and Screen Readers

2008-10-31 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hi Gus, MacOSX comes with a nice screen reader out of the box. It's called VoiceOver. Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Do you use a Mac?

2008-10-29 Thread Weyert de Boer
Well, Leopard Server runs in a virtual machine. It's supported by VMWare Fusion and Parallels under OSX. Fotis Chatzinikos wrote: Are you sure that you cannot run Leopard (MacOSX) on a vm?

Re: [flexcoders] Flex and Screen Readers

2008-10-28 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hey Gus, This page has some interesting information about this combination: http://www.adobe.com/accessibility/products/flex/ Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Do you use a Mac?

2008-10-27 Thread Weyert de Boer
Then there's the free(as in beer) Apple Developer Tools, which you need to install, but include: XCode and all the other good stuff it brings, including WebObjects, IPhone SDK, general Cocoa SDK tools, various profilers etc etc. the list just goes on an on.. In my experience IDEs like

Re: [flexcoders] Do you use a Mac?

2008-10-24 Thread Weyert de Boer
I have been moving towards OSX three years ago. Only I have the feeling you replacing the BSOD with annoying rotating beachballs. You are having a lot of beachballs under OSX sometimes at odd times. Anyways, beside of things like Disco, QuickSilver and TextMate are nice applications which ain't

Re: [flexcoders] form to pdf

2008-10-21 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hi Gustavo, You could consider using the AlivePDF! solution which allows you to generate PDF documents from inside Flash. http://alivepdf.bytearray.org/ Have a look at this example too: http://blog.unthinkmedia.com/?p=53 Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Can AIR call local DLLs?

2008-10-20 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can use AlivePDF to generate PDF files.

Re: [flexcoders] BSS is Looking someone

2008-10-15 Thread Weyert de Boer
Does it really has to be PHP? Not like .NET, Delphi or Ruby (RoR)? PHP is just driving me insane.

[flexcoders] Custom itemRenderer for Tree

2008-10-13 Thread Weyert de Boer
can make this using MXML? Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Custom itemRenderer for Tree

2008-10-13 Thread Weyert de Boer
Sorry, the code was I was using can be found below now. I am using: ?xml version=1.0 encoding=utf-8? mx:VBox xmlns:mx=http://www.adobe.com/2006/mxml; xmlns:degrafa=com.degrafa.* xmlns:paint=com.degrafa.paint.* xmlns:geometry=com.degrafa.geometry.* height=22 degrafa:Surface

[flexcoders] Problem with the DataGrid column keeps switching location

2008-10-13 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hello, I have been working on a solution to make some sort of property grid in Flex and I have been using the DataGrid. Only I am experiencing some problems with it. The datagrid consists of two columns called name and value. The second value is a column where I used a custom itemRenderer to

Re: [flexcoders] Problem with the DataGrid column keeps switching location

2008-10-13 Thread Weyert de Boer
The problem is shown when you click a few times on the buttons.

Re: [flexcoders] Best way to deliver data via Rails

2008-10-10 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can consider using RubyAMF.

[flexcoders] Flex 4 and Flex 3 mixable?

2008-10-10 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hello! I am currently working on a project where one third-party component is written for Flex 3. Only I am curious if it's possible to combine Flex 3 parts with Flex 4. Anyone know if this possible or having experience with this? Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Open pdf from ByteArray in new browser window (not AIR)

2008-10-01 Thread Weyert de Boer
You can find information about the Excel file spec at Microsoft.com (msdn probably) or at openoffice: http://sc.openoffice.org/excelfileformat.pdf http://www.microsoft.com/interop/docs/OfficeBinaryFormats.mspx

[flexcoders] Template Engine for Flash?

2008-09-30 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hello! Does anyone know some simple text-based template engine for Flash? I would like to generate some text files based on code snippets/templates in my Flash project. Only I am curious if anyone know some simple template engine written in ActionScript which might support token replacement

Re: [flexcoders] Re: What is Flexcoders?

2008-09-01 Thread Weyert de Boer
Did you guys already invade New Zealand? As announced last year? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6p3xlCnSjcfeature=related

Re: [flexcoders] Results of Direct Phone Call to Scene7.com

2008-08-29 Thread Weyert de Boer
No troll. Just commenting on the earlier Apple=quality statement. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2008, at 4:59 AM, Howard Fore [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Please don't feed the trolls... On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 10:04 PM, Weyert de Boer [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Apple don't even want to fix

Re: [flexcoders] Results of Direct Phone Call to Scene7.com

2008-08-28 Thread Weyert de Boer
Apple don't even want to fix the keyboard lightning that there tech people broke when they replaced the display for the second time. Warranty or AppleCare is a bitch. Even Acer or Dell are better in that regard.

Re: [flexcoders] Changing itemEditors of a DataGrid a row basis

2008-08-27 Thread Weyert de Boer
, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Changing itemEditors of a DataGrid a row basis

2008-08-27 Thread Weyert de Boer
Setting the properties property of the ClassFactory also worked: properties.dataProvider = new Array( 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 ); Subclass ComboBox and preset its dataprovider *From:* flexcoders@yahoogroups.com [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] *On Behalf Of *Weyert de Boer *Sent

[flexcoders] Changing itemEditors of a DataGrid a row basis

2008-08-26 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hello! I am trying to make a property grid as seen in other applications in Flex. Only I am having trouble to change the itemEditors use by the current selected row. I am having the following ArrayCollection which consists of the class: public class PropertyItem { [Bindable] public

Re: [flexcoders] Changing itemEditors of a DataGrid a row basis

2008-08-26 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hi Alex! Thanks I will give it a shot :)

Re: [flexcoders] Custom Container component and drag 'n drop support

2008-08-17 Thread Weyert de Boer
Thanks! Somehow it worked after I woke up this morning. Now I only need to battle against clipping problems :)

[flexcoders] Custom Container component and drag 'n drop support

2008-08-16 Thread Weyert de Boer
I have been working on a custom component which descends from the Container class. Now I am trying to implement drag 'n drop support. I have enabled dragEnabled-property on my other List-component in the MXML file. I also have add the following listeners in my custom component:

Re: [flexcoders] Gumbo on AIR

2008-08-15 Thread Weyert de Boer
Nope, Gumbo requires the Flash Player 10. Currently, there is no AIR version which supports this player.

Re: [flexcoders] Custom component and clipping

2008-07-04 Thread Weyert de Boer
Alex Harui wrote: I’d use mask or scrollrect Thanks. I will give it a try! -- Flexcoders Mailing List FAQ: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/flexcoders/files/flexcodersFAQ.txt

[flexcoders] Custom component and clipping

2008-07-03 Thread Weyert de Boer
it's something common, though. Yours, Weyert de Boer

[flexcoders] Child items in custom component

2008-05-05 Thread Weyert de Boer
what should be done to get this working? Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Child items in custom component

2008-05-05 Thread Weyert de Boer
, this is not the case. Does anyone know what should be done to get this working? Yours, Weyert de Boer

Re: [flexcoders] Child items in custom component

2008-05-05 Thread Weyert de Boer
Thanks! I will give it a shot tomorrow. Sounds, logical somehow. I suppose it should work.

[flexcoders] Flex Builder and Ant

2008-03-28 Thread Weyert de Boer
Does anyone know how I can combine the use of Flex Builder and Ant to compile Flex/AIR projects?

Re: [flexcoders] Re: Flex Builder and Ant

2008-03-28 Thread Weyert de Boer
Hi! I have received a working apache build script from James Ward via the ApolloCoders list. Now I will see if I can somehow combine Flex Builder and this build script together. Yes, mainly for the profiler and the debugging.

Re: [flexcoders] Adobe AIR/ Flex with device such Fingerprint

2008-03-27