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By Richard Wagner

Are looking to create wealthy net purposes and RIA machine apps that run seamlessly on-line and offline? Adobe AIR —Adobe built-in Runtime — makes it attainable; Adobe AIR For Dummies makes it easy.
AIR permits net builders to create wealthy net functions utilizing net applied sciences. They run on computers and throughout a number of working platforms, and they’re greater than mere wimpy widgets. Adobe AIR For Dummies grants the inside track on AIR, operating with neighborhood dossier platforms and databases, developing protection, and all of the belongings you want to know to create cool AIR apps. You’ll examine to:<ul type="disc">* construct full-fledged net apps with JavaScript, Flash, Flex, or HTML* combine AIR functions with Flash* Use AIR to entry providers like eBay and AOL movies at the computing device* comprehend the AIR protection version and the way software sandboxes guard your code and knowledge* Create apps for community connectivity, computer screen distant community companies, and paintings with audio documents* Debug your apps with the AIR Debug Launcher, the alert command, or the AIR HTML Introspector* Set the surroundings direction in Vista, home windows XP, or Mac OS X* Use HTML and CSS as development blocks and deal with occasions in HTML DOM* upload drag-and-drop potential in Flex, Flash, and HTML apps
If you’re serious about the probabilities of creating functions that run at the computer and interface with exterior internet apps, Adobe AIR For Dummies is simply what you want to get started!
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By default, the systemChrome element is commented out in the XML document. To get a sense of what a Flex chromed AIR app looks like, specify none here. 3. Add none as the systemChrome value. The element will look like this: none Figure 3-4: Application descriptor file in the Flex Builder editor. 45 46 Par t I: Airing It Out with Adobe AIR 4. Locate the transparent element and uncomment it. The transparent element is commented by default. 5. Add true as the transparent value.

Installing the Adobe AIR runtime Adobe AIR runtime is the underlying engine that drives any AIR application. As a developer, you need the runtime installed on your machine in order to test and debug your apps. Users also need to download and install it on their computers in order to run an AIR application. Fortunately, installing the runtime is a quick, “no brainer” process. To install it, follow these four steps: 1. com/air in your browser. The Adobe AIR Web page opens. 2. On the page, click the Download Now button.

Chapter 2: Building and Deploying Your First AIR Application Adding Styles Because this is an HTML-based application, I have you add styles and formatting using CSS. css in the HTML file, so now you can create this style sheet. To do so, follow these steps: 1. css in your assets folder. 2. Insert a #canvas rule to define styles for the canvas div. png’) repeat-x 0 0; -webkit-background-size: 100%; -webkit-border-radius: 5px; } The –webkit-background-size: 100% rule prevents the background image from tiling and stretches the background image to be the size of the div.

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