Flex Examples

Peter deHaan arbeitet für Adobe im Flex SDK QA Team. Sein neuer Blog blog.flexexamples.com ist eine nette Ansammlung an nützlichen Flex-Beispielen. In einem beachtlichten Tempo hat er seit Ende Juli bereits eine beeindruckende Zahl an Beiträgen gepostet:

  • Displaying icons in a Flex List control
  • Alternating row colors in a Flex List control
  • Setting a Flex Button control’s border color and theme color
  • Displaying sound data using the SoundMixer.computeSpectrum() method
  • Adding icons to a Flex TabNavigator control
  • Using HTTPService tag to send/receive variables to a server-side script
  • Styling a ComboBox control’s dropdown menu
  • Sorting an XMLListCollection using the mx:Sort and mx:SortField MXML tags
  • Locking columns in a horizontally scrolling DataGrid control
  • Preventing a user from deselecting dates in a DateChooser control
  • creating tool tips manually using the tooltipmanager class
  • changing a modal alert control’s blur, transparency and transparency color
  • creating a simple timer in flex with the flash.utils.timer class
  • validating flex forms using the validator classes
  • converting and formatting colors
  • dynamically creating actionscript cue points from flashvars
  • sorting date columns in a datagrid
  • styling the flex alert control
  • Filtering an XMLListCollection using the filterFunction property and regular expressions
  • Creating two related ComboBoxes
  • Building a basic controller for the VideoDisplay control
  • Removing duplicate items from an array using the Array.filter() method
  • Sorting an ArrayCollection using the SortField and Sort classes
  • Creating custom pop-up windows with the PopUpManager class
  • Building a simple Flex module
  • Embedding and animating fonts in a Flex application
  • Modules and singleton manager classes
  • Creating full-screen Flex applications
  • Embedding sound effects in your Flex applications
  • Setting the ProgressBar control’s labelPlacement, mode, and conversion properties
  • Grabbing FlashVars from the embedding HTML template
  • Specifying certain unicode-ranges for embedded fonts
  • Making auto-repeat Button controls using the autoRepeat property and buttonDown event
  • Checking the user’s Flash Player capabilities using the flash.system.Capabilities class
  • Positioning a label within a progress bar using the ProgressBar.labelPlacement property
  • Positioning an icon within a button using the Button.labelPlacement property
  • Determining which server/domain a SWF is hosted on
  • Rounding a Button control’s corners using the cornerRadius property
  • Styling buttons in an Alert control
  • Dynamically creating ActionScript cue points from FlashVars received from the HTML container
  • Creating an Alert control with non-selectable text

Ohne näher auf einzelne Beiträge einzugehen, kann ich den Blog uneingeschränkt als hilfreiche Ressource zum Thema Flex empfehlen. Auch speziell zu Video & Flex sind viele anschauliche Beispiel vorhanden.

Link: blog.flexexamples.com