Archive for the ‘Tools’ Category

FLV Info : duration, width, height, videodatarate, framerate, videocodecid, stereo

This FLV Info tool enables you to view embedded MetaData without needing to play the video. Just like the SWFInfo tool I blogged about last year, using this tool you select your FLV file using the FileReference class and then you can view all you need to know about your Flash video : duration, width, […]

Swf Info : width, height, swf version, actionscript version, framerate

Have a local SWF but no FLA? Need to know the width, height, swf version, actionscript version or framerate? You can use this tool to load in your SWF and find out everything you need to know. It works with Flash Movies using ActionScript 2.0 or 3.0 and will tell you instantly all the information […]

AIR application – Transcription Tool (MP3 Player)

Recently I had to transcribe some music for a funk cover band that I play in. Transcribing is much easier when you can loop a section of the track and listen to it over and over. This isn’t a feature that any of the media players on my computer have, so I figured I would […]

AS2.0 DesignTool

Following up on an earlier post, here is the AS2.0 version of the dragToPosition X & Y coordinate tracer. class com.sitedaniel.utils.Design { public static function dragToPosition(mc:MovieClip):Void { mc.onPress = function():Void { startDrag(this, false); } mc.onRelease = function():Void { this.stopDrag(); trace(this._x + ‘, ‘ + this._y); } } }

Handy build tool

Here’s a little tool I recently ported to AS3 that I use quite often to place things on the stage at the correct X and Y positions. This saves you from having to guess X and Y values, and it means you can get objects into place quickly and move on to the next thing. […]