AS3: Dynamic Resizing Video Player with Optional XML Playlist

View Preview Buy on FlashDen This is my first FlashDen file. For the sake of brevity (for me to write, at least), I will just post the description that I had written for the file originally here.

AS3: Image Slider

View Example 1 View Example 2 Download Source UPDATE 9:52 PM CST: I just fixed a small issue so if you downloaded the source please re-download it. Thanks. The image slider is a small project I made for a friend of mine. It works in a similar fashion to the iTunes cover flow except that […]

AS3: Event Responsive Menu Extended

View Example Download Example Files Download Environment Download TweenLite Last time we looked at the Event Responsive Menu we made a menu system that responded to events based on what button was clicked. This was a working version but rather ugly/useless in the sense that we didn't add any actual functionality to it so now […]

Foundation XML For Flash Review

Original Publish Date: 12/12/2005 Author(s): Sas Jacobs Paperback: 400 pages Publisher: friends of ED (October 3, 2005) ISBN: 1590595432 Overall Score: 3.5/5 As I wrote about a month ago, I got the new XML book from Friends of Ed titled Foundation XML for Flash by Sas Jacobs. Now, I’ve been doing a bunch of XML […]

AS2 → AS3: Basic XML Parsing

Download Example Files XML in AS3 is very different from the old AS2 firstChild stuff that we are accustomed to. With the advent of E4X in AS3, traversing XML is now much cleaner and more closely resembles XPath. Before, parsing XML gave you a whole bunch of firstChilds and childNodes that you had no idea […]

AS2 → AS3: Load An XML File

Download Example Files Loading XML in AS3 requires the use of the new Event system. In AS2 you could just tell the XML object to perform a method onLoad (when the XML file has finished loading and is ready to be parsed). In AS3 you have to add a listener to the Event.COMPLETE event and […]

AS2: XML Image Loading Scroller

View Example Download Source - Flash 8+ This is an image scroller that loads in images through XML. Right now it is set up to move horizontally based on what button on the bottom you roll over. It was originally a file I made for someone on the Kirupa forums a long time ago but […]