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FlexCamp Presentation (part 3 of 3) : FileReference save()

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

TweetIn part 1 of this series, I showed how to load a file into the Flash Player by using the FileReference load() method. In part 2, I showed how to use PIxel Bender to filter the loaded image. In this part, I will show how to use the FileReference save() method to save the image [...]

FlexCamp Presentation (part 1 of 3) : FileReference load()

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

TweetI gave a presentation for FlexCamp Italy over the weekend. The basics of the session was showing how to load an image from the desktop into the Flash Player, tweak the image with PixelBender, and finally save the image back to the desktop with no server required. Yes, that’s correct, as long as you have [...]

Flex Camp Italy Presentation Live Today!

Saturday, September 5th, 2009

TweetI will be presenting to Flex Camp Italy today (Saturday 9/5) @ 12:10PM Eastern Time. This presentation will be available as a live stream on Adobe Connect at The online stream has limited space so if you are interested in checking it out, please arrive in the room early. Here are the details: Title: [...]

FileReference.browse() Bit Me on the Ass Today

Friday, October 17th, 2008

TweetFlash Player 10 changed the security settings on the FileReference.browse() method. I remember reading about that, and yet I let an app slip through without being updated and guess what happened? Correct, when I expected the user to get the file dialog, the application just sat there. So, for those of you who have no [...] in Flash Player 10

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

Tweet One of the cool new features of Flash Player 10 is the method which allows the Flash Player to write to the local file system as long as the save request is requested by the user. This means that upon calling the default file system dialog will open. The method has [...]