More and more developers are becoming aware of creating dynamic applications with Flash and Cold Fusion. Now the question is, "How do I get external data into my Flash movie and what are my options?". There is not one simple answer to this question since there are a few ways to accomplish this.
This tutorial will allow you to interact Cold Fusion with Flash, by using a simple language into flash.
Creating an insertion data form.
A quick look at how fast and easy Flash Remoting is to use.
This tutorial shows you how to serve banner ads directly into Rich Internet Applications. With the evolution of Macromedia Central, now is the time for companies to receive Return on Investment on Rich Internet Applications
Well, we have covered the basics. Let's continue the series and explore many of the options available to us in SQL. Then, in future tutorials, we can cover error handling and more advanced functionality.
Going back to the beginning. Our first tutorial "Flash Remoting in under Ten Minutes" isn't as efficient as it could be. This time round, we cut out 60% of the code, including the database!!!
Quick and easy way to sort and list your contacts by last names, in two really really simple steps.
Almost everybody who uses a data-driven website has a database containing some information about the users.
I had a database table called "contact" in which user's first name, last name, address, zip, email, phone, fax.... everything was listed.
If you do have something like that and wish to draw and group your contacts by say last names, maybe you will find this tutorial useful.
I had no work one day due to a worm attack on our servers, thus a plot to plot a line on a graph was hatched in my empty mind. These files show you,
how to plot a line using no database, no java, no long wait times for aplet loading, just 3 tools, Loop, table and text.
RANDOM PASSWORD GENERATOR SCRIPT !
I know there is a random password tutorial here already. This is just another way to do the same. I think this is a little easier to understand.
Refresh it to generate a new password string everytime !
This is a custom tag application. The cf_QueryRender custom tag takes your query arguments and gives you a final page table and all...
This is a small application that shows you how to create an MP3 streaming server.
This tutorial shows you how to create a "dataset" just like the one in VB.Net
In VB.Net you would create a dataset with "edit" button in an extra column.
Once you click "edit", you get an option to "update", "delete" or "cancel edit mode"
This is just like a cfgrid tag. Although a cfgrid tag lets you bulk insert, bulk update or bulk delete, the dataset object does it one by one. But cfgrid is slower, and may give users Java errors, depending on their browser settings.
Build a Flash app with a ColdFusion back end using the Data Connection Wizard and DataGrid Column Editor.
Avoid huge dropdowns! This tutorial shows how to dinamically create a suggest list as long as the user fills a form field. Like Google Suggest
I have tried hoards of websites on how to install coldfusion on Fedora Core 3 with apache webserver. For some reason the connectors always failed.
I had "Ubuntu" on my laptop, basically because "acpi" suspend/hibernate actually works. I decided I might try to install CF there to find out what was going wrong.
Surprisingly everything worked like a charm.
Make sure you use "apt-get install apache2" before you try this.
BEST OF LUCK ....
This tutorial gives an introduction to flash forms which can be implemented using Coldfusion 7.0
The principle of this tutorial is similar to "Dynamic time and date for your pages" tutorial.
Except that this one generates messages, and that one updated time.
Read on, you will get the hang of it....
I like using HomeSite+ for windows, and I am getting used to Dreamweaver Mx. But I still need something just as good for Linux. For some reason, I couldnt get "wine and Dreamweaver Mx" to work. So I "Googled" a bit and stumbled upon Eclipse and cfEclipse. Here is how to set it up.
This is an extension to my last tutorial "Breaking down your query results into pages (Paging Tutorial)" which is posted here on www.easycfm.com
In the last tutorial, you could retrieve a dataset with a , then use a technique to seperate the results over several pages. It simply ;
- took the total "recordCount"
- divided that with the "number of records per page"
- then displayed the number of pages at the bottom of the table.
This is a little more sophisticated than that. Read on...
This tutorial shows you how to make a remote connection to a cfc using actionscript for your cfforms.
This is an Easy tutorial that will provide you with a step by step process on how to pass form values from a Flash ActionScript file to a Coldfusion Page using the LoadVars Object.
I know there are a few calendars on the tutorial list, but everyone of them has someone asking how can I link to my database. I will show a simple solution to do this with examples.
This tutorial teaches some basic ways to achieve effects using actionscript with your flash forms.
Would you like to learn how to edit the information in a Flex 2 DataGrid directly? All the examples I’ve seen proceed by data binding TextInputs to a DataGrid as part of a form. I’ve written this tutorial so that you can change the information right in the DataGrid cells.