I think you are using Basic Auth to login, but it don't work well in Flex, you should try to use OAuth that have better support on Flex.
any you can use some library to help you finish the project: http://code.google.com/p/tweetr/ http://code.google.com/p/oauth-as3/ sample code is including in the library. On Nov 26, 9:27 pm, Jef <aerts...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hey guys > > I'm building an application for a school project where I should be > able to do everything you can on Twitter.com, but make it accessible > on the desktop (AIR project) > But I have absolutely no clue how I can login as a user and update my > status. I've looked at the API documentation, but so far it's been > nothing but Chinese to me :P > Retrieving search information and other timelines is no problem > though, it's just the status update part that's been bothering me :D > > I'd love to get some help on this. > > Thanks in advance! > > Jef