Monthly Archives: December 2007

Changing the close button skin on a Flex TitleWindow container

The following example shows how you can change the appearance of the close button in a TitleWindow container in Flex by setting the closeButtonSkin style (or the closeButtonUpSkin, closeButtonOverSkin, closeButtonDownSkin, closeButtonDisabledSkin styles individually).

Full code after the jump.

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Toggling the control bar in a Flex RichTextEditor control (redux)

It seems that I’ve covered this before, “Toggling the control bar in a Flex RichTextEditor control”, but here is another useful way to toggle the control bar in a Flex RichTextEditor control. The following example shows how you can toggle the RichTextEditor control’s control bar by moving the mouse cursor over or out of the RichTextEditor instance.

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Changing the swatch grid background color for a ColorPicker control in Flex 3

The following example shows how you can set the swatch grid background color on a Flex 3 ColorPicker control by setting the swatchGridBackgroundColor style. You can also see how you can set the horizontalGap, and verticalGap styles using CSS.

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Changing the swatch highlight size for a ColorPicker control in Flex 3

The following example shows how you can set the swatch highlight size on a Flex 3 ColorPicker control by setting the swatchHighlightSize style. You can also see how you can set the swatchBorderColor, swatchBorderSize, and swatchHighlightColor styles using CSS.

Full code after the jump.

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