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Image Caching with Flash

Posted on November 23rd, 2015 by Sonali Patnaik

Objective: With flash sometimes we might need to fetch external images (images from remote server). If we use those images in different pages of the application, then on each page (frames) we need to request server to fetch the images separately. Images loading might take time due to slow internet connection or bigger size of […]

Personal Widget Tracking for Analysis

Posted on November 23rd, 2015 by Supriti Panda

While working on a community project, this is what I learned. In my site a custom flash player is used to play the videos. That player can be customized for each member. They can create their own player with the selected videos and publish it in their site. So they want to know how many […]

Color Tweening in Flash AS3

Posted on November 23rd, 2015 by Madhusmita Mansingh

Generally if we change color change of a movieclip from one color to another there occurs a jumping effect between two colors. To avoid this effect we can use color tweening to switch between different colors. This is useful for adding tweening effect to the color change and to set alpha property of a component […]

Dynamically loading user-defined fonts in Flash AS3

Posted on November 23rd, 2015 by Madhusmita Mansingh

When we use a particular font for a textfield but the font is not installed on user’s system, the system looks for and displays the text in a similar installed font. To avoid this, we can embed fonts in our Flash file but doing so increases the size of the swf. It becomes particularly problematic when we use a large veriety of fonts in our […]