Adobe Flex 3

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Peachpit Press, Mar 27, 2008 - Computers - 672 pages
Part of the Adobe Training from the Source series, the official curriculum from Adobe, developed by experienced trainers. Using project-based tutorials, this book/CD volume is designed to teach the techniques needed to create sophisticated, professional-level projects. Each book includes a CD that contains all the files used in the lessons, plus completed projects for comparison. In the course of the book, the reader will build several Web applications using Flex Builder incorporating MXML and ActionScript 3.0. This title covers the component framework for Rich Internet Applications, Adobe Flex 3.0. New Flex 3 features covered in this edition are: the advanced DataGrid, Data Connectivity Wizards, Modularizing the Flex application, and options for deploying your Flex project with AIR (Adobe Integrated Runtime).
 

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This book is good to study and easy to understand. By using this book we can easily create the coding in flex. So peaple who r intrested in doing the program in flex can go through this book. It will be more useful to develop ur knowledge for doing flex program.

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Contents

Contents
vi
Foreword
xiv
Introduction
xvi
LESSON 1 Understanding Rich Internet Applications
3
LESSON 2 Getting Started
15
LESSON 3 Laying Out the Interface
39
LESSON 4 Using Simple Controls
69
LESSON 5 Handling Events and Data Structures
89
LESSON 14 Using Formatters and Validators
373
LESSON 15 Implementing History Management and Deep Linking
393
LESSON 16 Customizing the Look and Feel of a Flex Application
412
LESSON 17 Working with Web Services
446
LESSON 18 Accessing ServerSide Objects
474
LESSON 19 Visualizing Data
499
LESSON 20 Creating Modular Applications
531
LESSON 21 Deploying Flex Applications
549

LESSON 6 Using Remote XML Data with Controls
115
LESSON 7 Creating Components with MXML
165
LESSON 8 Using Controls and Repeaters with Datasets
201
LESSON 9 Using Custom Events
232
LESSON 10 Creating Custom Components with ActionScript 30
257
LESSON 11 Using DataGrids and Item Renderers
280
LESSON 12 Using Drag and Drop
323
LESSON 13 Implementing Navigation
347
LESSON 22 Creating Transitions and Behaviors
567
LESSON 23 Printing from Flex
578
LESSON 24 Using Shared Objects
597
LESSON 25 Debugging Flex Applications
609
LESSON 26 Profiling Flex Applications
631
Setup Instructions
654
Index
658
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Jeff Tapper has been developing Internet-based applications since 1995, and is a certified master Instructor for all of Adobe's Flex, ColdFusion, and Flash courses. Michael Labriola is a Senior Consultant and Project Lead for Digital Primates, Inc., where he has been working with Flex since the 1.0 beta. Matthew Boles is the Technical Lead for the Adobe Customer Training group and has been developing and teaching courses on Flex since the 1.0 release. James Talbot has been with Adobe for 6 years and has extensive experience developing Flex authorized courseware as well as the certification exams.

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