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Setting the progress bar background gradient fill on the Spark VideoPlayer control in Flex 4

The following example shows how you can set the progress bar background color gradient fill on the Spark VideoPlayer control in Flex 4 by setting the skinClass style and modifying the playedArea object’s fill object.

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Setting the ligature level on a Spark TextInput control in Flex Gumbo

In earlier examples, “Embedding fonts in Flex Gumbo” and “Setting the typographic case on a Spark TextArea control in Flex Gumbo”, we’ve seen how to embed fonts in Flex Gumbo.

The following example shows how you can set the ligature level on a Spark TextInput control in Flex 4/Gumbo by setting the ligatureLevel style to one of the static constants in the flash.text.engine.LigatureLevel class.

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