Saturday, December 31, 2011

Creating a Flex AIR text editor: Part 82

In this tutorial we will add the Zoom In and Zoom Out features which will basically increase or decrease font size using buttons in tabbar, hotkeys and mouse wheel.

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Creating a Flex AIR text editor: Part 75

In this tutorial we will make it so that the page icons in tabs change their color depending on the file's 'saved' flag, as well as make the status bar display the encoding.

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Creating a Flex AIR text editor: Part 68

In this tutorial we will fix a bug with closing tabs that appeared possibly as a result of changes to the code, as well as start working on the "Recent files" feature.

Friday, December 16, 2011

Creating a Flex AIR text editor: Part 67

In this tutorial we will add some protection against feature misuse, specifically - we will enable and disable the cut, copy and paste buttons everywhere in our application when needed.

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Creating a Flex AIR text editor: Part 64

Today we will add the feature which selects the search results in the text area and lets the user scroll through them using Next and Previous buttons.

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Creating a Flex AIR text editor: Part 54

In this tutorial we will change a lot of things. First of all, we're removing all database placeholders we had. Secondly, we will add 'move up' and 'move down' arrows to the snippets window for the categories and snippets. Thirdly, we will add code which turns these arrows enabled and disabled when needed.