[AS3] Convert string to TitleCase in Flash using ActionScript function

Unfortunately and surprisingly, Flash AS3 does not have a TitleCase function a la ucwords() in PHP todate. Following ActionScript 3.0 function will let you do just that:   function titleCase(txt:String):String{   txt = txt.split(" ").map(function(myElement:String, myIndex:int, myArr:Array):String{ return myElement.substr(0, 1).toLocaleUpperCase() + myElement.substr(1); }).join(" ");   return txt; }   // you’ll use this function like…

[Nokia N900 X Terminal] cp: How to fix Omitting Directory, Permissions Denied Linux Command Errors

While updating few files in a game on Nokia N900 using X-Terminal, files did not copy when I used cp command, it gave ‘omitting directory’ error. FIrst of all gain root access by typing following command:   ~$ sudo gainroot   ~$ cd MyDocs   ~/MyDocs $ cp directory-name /opt/application-name/ cp omitting directory ‘directory-name’ You…

[AS3] Dynamically adding styles to TextField Component with TextFormat class in Flash using ActionScript

In AS3, styling the text content dynamically is done using TextFormat class. Create a new Flash AS3 file, In the ActionPanelCreate a TextFormat object with the specified properties. You can then change the properties of the TextFormat object to change the formatting of text fields. For making TextField Bold   var boldText:TextFormat = new TextFormat();…

[AS3] Add Dynamic MovieClips to ScrollPane component using Flash

In Flash, ScrollPane compnent allows every kind of content to be easily added and shown in the scrollpane. Here’s how you can create MovieClips dynamically and add them to the scrollpane on the stage. First of all, this is what will it look like: [SWF]https://www.parorrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/scrollPane.swf, 500, 300[/SWF] Following are the steps that will create a…