8850 readersLong time between posts… but thought I’d document this so that anyone else coming across the issue can get a quicker fix than I found. The problem I was having was with a masked area that wasn’t resizing along with the rest of the content when stage.displayState = StageDisplayState.FULL_SCREEN The fix for this was to
2440 readersSetting the Stage.displayState property to StageDisplayState.FULL_SCREEN tells the Flash Player to expand the stage to fill the user's screen. For security reasons a SWF cannot change the Stage displayState without user input. While this restriction makes sense in a browser, it can be annoying if you're writing a Flash game and you want it to
3014 readersNorthCode has posted a new Flash tutorial, the tutorial will tell you how to set the Stage.displayState property to StageDisplayState.FULL_SCREEN tells the Flash Player to expand the stage to fill the user's screen. The trick is to use SWF Studio to fake a keystroke using the Keyboard.sendKey function. So your Flash app still waits for
12653 readersOne of the greatest features in Flash Player 11.3 is the ability to accept full keyboard input while in fullscreen mode. This is really important for fullscreen games that need chat or other keyboard input. You can implement this feature very easily by using the FULL_SCREEN_INTERACTIVE mode. See below for the ActionScript code: 1stage.displayState = StageDisplayState.FULL_SCREEN_INTERACTIVE; Much
3606 readersWorking on a game for the contests, I found some problems in HTC own version of Flash Player, under Android 2.1 (waiting 2.2)stage.displayState = StageDisplayState.FULL_SCREEN;will break the player, resulting in an empty swf.when requesting some stuff using URLLoader, the User Agent received by the server isn't Mozilla/5.0 (Linux; U; Android 2.1-update1; en-gb; HTC Desire Build/ERE27)
7356 readersThought I’d share this recent event. A non-technical colleague at work asked me to see if I could open up what he thought was an Excel spreadsheet, sent by another person to him. He wanted to rule out that it wasn’t an Excel version issue (I’m running 2010, him 2003). Like him, I was getting
2380 readersIn response to my post on Mouse Events and hover in Flash Player content on touch devices, John Gruber (daringfireball.net) raises an issue: The problem, though, for a hypothetic Flash plugin that renders pages within web pages (as on traditional desktop browsers), is how to tell whether a tap-and-drag within a Flash element is supposed to
2277 readersAs of today, Flash Player 10.2 is available from Adobe. Below I've highlighted the main changes in this release, but you can read about them in full detail on this page.Stage Video! Basically means full hardware acceleration for video playback on Windows and Mac (something that started back in version 10.1). Suppliers such as Vimeo
4705 readersFull-screen mode in Flash ActionScript can be called only in response to a mouse click or keypress otherwise throws an exception. But there may be situations to initiate full-screen mode in a Flash game or to play a Video. Flash Player versions support...
5932 readersWhat happens when a website crams your SWF into an area where it doesn’t fit? In this Quick Tip, you’ll find out how to take control of how your SWF scales. Step 1: Set up Your SWF Start a new Flash project, and set your stage to be 350px wide, 250px high. Create a basic
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