Tag Archives: url

SWF Downloader Utility

The SWF Downloader Utility is an extremely useful utility that allows you to download embedded Flash files with ease.   All you need to do is enter the URL of the page with the embedded Flash file. The utility can be visited here: SWF Downloader   Enjoy, and let me know what you think!

JS: Displaying Current URL

A quick code snippet on how to show visitors the current URL. Good for 404 pages, etc. Just place these three lines of JS in you page, wherever you want the script to take effect: <script language=”javascript” type=”text/javascript”> document.write(document.location.href); </script> It’s that easy. In fact, here’s a little example that uses JS to write a […]

Mac: iOS Simulator

If you would like to test out your website or anything else on an iPhone without having one, now you can. Although it’s relatively easy to download Xcode and use the iOS Simulator, it’s even easier to download a less-than-5mb file off of FileServe: http://www.fileserve.com/file/yTde7Fj/iOS_Simulator.zip Enjoy, hopefully it works out!

Flash: Getting URL Contents

There is some rather simple code that can, in Flash, allow you to retrieve URL contents similar to PHP.   We’ll create a short example. First, create a new AS2 movie and save it as “test.swf”. Insert two keyframes, placing this code on both: stop(); This essentially stops the animation from playing through the frames. […]