trace() to get the latest code in Flash CS6

Sometimes, developing Adobe Air desktop applications in Flash CS6 doesn't reflect the latest code updates in ActionScript. I added trace() statements in code to debug, and that resulted in correct behavior of the application.

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A Strange Bug in AS3 CheckBox

I use AS3 checkbox and change its label in Flash CS6. In AS code, I update the selected state of the checkbox but it's not working. I remove it and use a new checkbox without changing its label. And I change the selected state of the checkbox in AS code, and it works. Why??

ComboBox in Flash CS6 seems to have bug

I am developing an Adobe Air desktop application for Windows. I use ComboBox component in Flash CS6. A movie clip in Flash CS6 is linked to an ActionScript class. In constructor method, I call length property, selectedItem property of ComboBox but runtime error occurs. I change to radio buttons instead. I love Flash & ActionScript, and … Continue reading ComboBox in Flash CS6 seems to have bug

Application Descriptor File Cannot be Parsed error in Flash CS6

I found an answer here. Try to open your FLA-file from a mapped drive instead of a network drive. I got the same error when my file path was a network drive (\network\path), but dragging the file into an empty Flash instance from Total Commander made the file-path change to S:\myfolder\ and then the problem … Continue reading Application Descriptor File Cannot be Parsed error in Flash CS6