Author Archives: Tushar

About Tushar

Hi, I am Tushar Wadekar from Pune, India. I am an Adobe Certified Flash Developer. My Interests are: Flash, ActionScript, Flex, AIR, PHP, Ruby on Rails. You can reach me at: tusharwadekar[at]gmail[dot]com Thank you! Tushar

Android – Google Contact API 3.0 Example

One of the application I am developing for Android had a functionality to import Google contacts. I faced quite a few issues to implement this and was not able to find any tutorial / example on internet providing detailed information. … Continue reading

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Making AMF calls from AJAX (JSP, Java)

AMF (Action Message Format) Calls can be triggered from Java Client as well. AMFConnection class can be used for the same. Documentation is available at: http://livedocs.adobe.com/blazeds/1/javadoc/flex/messaging/io/amf/client/AMFConnection.html Below is a simple example usage: Setup BlazeDS and create simple destination as explained … Continue reading

Posted in AJAX, AMF, BlazeDS, Flex, JAVA, JSP | 7 Comments

iPhone Simulator – Add Images in ‘Photos’

Here is a quick tip to add images in iPhone Simulator for Mac (Xcode). Open iPhone Simulator Navigate to image using ‘Finder’ Drag image from ‘Finder’ to iPhone Simulator This will open the image in ‘Safari’ on iPhone Simulator Now … Continue reading

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Flex 3 Auto-Resize TextInput Control? How?

Here is a quick solution to add Auto-Size functionality to TextInput control in Flex 3. AutoSizeTextInput.class Usage in MXML: Not sure if this method is perfect! Do let me know if there is any better way to implement this 🙂

Posted in ActionScript3, AS3, components, Flash, Flash CS3, Flex | 9 Comments

AS3 FlexNativeMenu and dataprovider

Yesterday I faced an issue with FlexNativeMenu (popup menu) and its dataprovider. Looks like, FlexNativeMenu does not recognize the changes made to dataprovider. Situation: I was wanted to disable the menu item based on the Label (clicking which I am … Continue reading

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Flex – Double Click to edit functionality for List Control

When for a list control the property editable is set to true, one can click on the item and rename the label or edit the item if an item editor is set. Here is a work around if you wish … Continue reading

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MXML ActionScript Classes

As you know, all MXML files are converted to ActionScript Classes which are later compiled in SWF file. If you want to view / study these automatically generated classes, you can use Compiler Argument -keep-generated-actionscript in Flex Builder Project. In … Continue reading

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