Flex Saga – Day 5: Architecture and advanced topics

 

Video: Understanding the behavior of the Flash timing mechanism (4:18)

Video: Using custom Flash graphics in Flex components (6:42)

Video: Using and animating filters (4:35)

Exercise: Using and Animating Filters (PDF, 62K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 86K; Solution, ZIP, 86K)

Video: Creating SWC files (10:46)

Exercise: Creating SWC files (PDF, 166K)

(Download assets, ZIP, 421K Starter, ZIP, 42K; Solution, ZIP, 46K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 14K; Solution, ZIP, 14K)

Video: Building runtime shared libraries (7:15)

Exercise: Building run time shared libraries (PDF, 207K)

(Download assets, ZIP, 486K; Starter, ZIP, 43K; Solution, ZIP, 15K)

Video: Splitting your application into modules (8:45)

Video: Communicating over local connections (6:20)

Exercise: Communicating Over Local Connections (PDF, 75K)

(Download assets, ZIP, 4K; Starter, ZIP, 86K; Solution, ZIP, 86K)

Video: Using shared objects (4:20)

Exercise: Using Shared Objects (PDF, 58K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 86K; Solution, ZIP, 86K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 4K; Solution, ZIP, 4K)

Video: Reducing the file size of your Flex application (4:58)

Video: Embedding video in your application (2:09) optional

Exercise: Embedding Video (PDF, 86K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 89K)

Video: Controlling video using Ajax (2:19) optional

Video: Localization using resource bundles (5:05)

Exercise: Localization using Resource Bundles (PDF, 227K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 86K; Solution, ZIP, 87K)

Video: Integrating Flex with PHP using XML (7:44) optional

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Flex Saga – Day 4: Adding visual appeal

 

Video: Implementing navigator containers (17:15)

Video: Embedding images (11:58)

Video: Embedding fonts (28:59)

Exercise: Working with navigation containers and embedding fonts and images (PDF, 437K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 48K; Solution, ZIP, 49K)

Video: Creating constraint-based layouts (21:50)

Video: Applying styles to MXML components (29:06)

Exercise: Working with constraints and using MXML styles (PDF, 277K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 49K; Solution, ZIP, 49K)

Video: Skining components with Adobe CS3 (28:14)

Exercise: Skinning components graphically (PDF, 1,520K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 49K; Solution, ZIP, 81K)

Video: Creating view states (23:01)

Video: Animating with behaviors and transitions (18:06)

Exercise: Working with view states and animation and transitions (PDF, 717K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 83K; Solution, ZIP, 84K)

Video: Drawing shapes with the Drawing API (22:32)

Video: Skinning components programmatically (12:09)

Exercise: Drawing shapes and programmatic skinning (PDF, 501K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 84K; Solution, ZIP, 85K)

Video: Extending components (27:27)

Exercise: Extending components (PDF, 405K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 85K; Solution, ZIP, 86K)

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Flex Saga – Day 3: Putting it all together

 

Video: Validating data (7:15)

Exercise: Validating form data (PDF, 100K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 34K; Solution, ZIP, 36K)

Video: Requesting and sending data with RemoteObject (20:52)

Exercise: Using RemoteObject to send data to the server (PDF, 503K)

(Download Server, ZIP 22,642K; Starter, ZIP, 35K; Solution, ZIP, 36K)

Exercise: ColdFusion version: Using RemoteObject to send data to the server (PDF, 236K)

(Download Solution, ZIP153K)

Video: Formatting data (6:09)

Video: Dragging data between List components (5:20)

Exercise: Implementing drag and drop between components (PDF, 627K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 36K; Solution, ZIP, 36K)

Video: Filtering XML with E4X (12:04)

Exercise: Using XML with E4X (PDF, 54K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 36K; Solution, ZIP, 37K)

Video: Deploying Flex and AIR applications (11:57)

Exercise: Deploying a Flex application (PDF, 504K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 37K; Solution, ZIP, 37K)

Exercise: Creating and deploying an AIR application (PDF, 1,194K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 37K; Solution, ZIP, 816K)

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Flex Saga – Day 2: Component development

 

Video: Displaying data in the DataGrid (6:35)

Video: Working with containers (12:12)

Exercise: Working with containers (PDF, 144K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 32K; Solution, ZIP, 32K)

Video: Creating custom MXML components (8:42)

Exercise: Creating custom MXML components (PDF, 230K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 32K; Solution, ZIP, 33K)

Video: Implementing value object classes (13:46)

Video: Creating custom events (5:59)

Video: Creating custom event classes (23:06)

Exercise: Creating custom events and dispatching data (PDF, 337K)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 33K; Solution, ZIP, 34K)

Video: Customizing item renderers (6:42)

Exercise: Creating an item renderer (PDF, 128k)

(Download Starter, ZIP, 34K; Solution, ZIP, 34K)

Video: Exploring Flex Builder tips (5:18)

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