Join David Gassner for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Spark Image component, part of Flash Builder 4.5 and Flex 4.5 New Features.
As I've previously described, one of the major themes in Flex…4.5 is this the Spark-ification or the changing of various components to the…Spark architecture.…The image control has received this makeover too.…I'll show you how to use one major feature of images in Flex 4.5: the ability to…provide custom skins.…I'm working in a version of the application called SparkImage which you can…import from the 03_Spark folder.…The name of the import file is SparkImage.fxp.…
I'll show you the current version of the application running in the browser.…When I choose an item from the drop- down list and click Find, I see the image…that's associated with the current tour.…I'd like to wrap this image inside a border of some kind.…There are many ways of doing this, but in Flex 4.5, I can actually skin the…image with the Spark custom skin.…I'll go back to the code and go to the result display component in…the components package.…I'll go into Design view with this component and I'll click on the image itself.…
Notice that this is an image control that has its source set to a combination of…
Recommended prerequisite: Flash Builder 4 and Flex 4 Essential Training.
- Coding with Quick Assist
- Using code completion on metadata tags and states
- Using new Design mode configuration and view capabilities
- Using the Spark versions of the DataGrid, Form, and Image components
- Creating a Flex project for Android applications
- Handling navigation in a view-based mobile application
- Using the Flash Catalyst CS5.5/Flash Builder 4.5 workflow
Skill Level Intermediate
ActionScript 3.0 in Flex Builder 2.0 Essential Trainingwith Joey Lott12h 46m Intermediate
Flex 4.5 and PHP: Creating Data-Driven Applicationswith Drew Falkman3h 36m Intermediate
1. Getting Started with Flash Builder 4.5
2. Using New Flash Builder Features
3. Using New Spark Components
4. Creating Mobile Flex Applications
Using the ActionBar3m 33s
5. Integrating with Flash Catalyst
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