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Docs
Flex 1.5 LiveDocs
Flex 2 LiveDocs
Flex 3 LiveDocs
Cairngorm 2.0 API
Adobe Flex 3 Installation Instructions
Flex 1.5 Installation Instructions
Flex 2 Installation Instructions
Flash 8 and ActionScript 2.0 Language Reference
Flash 9 and ActionScript 3.0 Language Reference
Migrating Applications to Flex 2
Cairngorm 2 (for Flex 2) – Overview and Migration Path
by Alex Uhlmann, 2006, from weblogs.macromedia.com

Get Started
Cairngorm for Flex 1.5
Cairngorm for Flex 2.0
Flashout
Adobe Flash Player Current Version: 9
As2lib
Download Flex Builder (trial), SDK (free), Data Services (express for free)
Flex 2 Stress Testing Framework
from adobe.com
FlexUnit
FlexUnit for Ant
Logging Framework for ActionScript 2 & 3
ActionScript 2 Development Toolkit - Open Source Eclipse Plugin
As2ant - Mtasc Ant Task
MTASC - ActionScript 2 Open Source Compiler
SE|PY ActionScript Editor - Open Source

Articles
Developing Flex RIAs with Cairngorm Microarchitecture
by Steven Webster, 2006, from adobe.com
Cairngorm Sample – How Business Logic Can Manage Views
by Alex Uhlmann, 2006, from weblogs.macromedia.com
ActionScript 2 Development Toolkit (ASDT) Installation - Open Source Eclipse Plugin
by Paul Newman , Michelle Kempner, from communitymx.com
ActionScript Development with Eclipse Open Source Plugins
by Paul Newman , Michelle Kempner, from communitymx.com
Why I think you shouldn’t use Cairngorm
by Steven Webster, Aug 2006, from weblogs.macromedia.com
Architecting Flex Applications
by Christophe Coenraets, Mar. 2004, from adobe.com
AS2 FAQ
Deploying Flex Data Service on WebSphere Application Server v6
by Peter Martin, Nov 2006, from macromedia.com
Dr. Gosling says the grapes are sour!
by Shashank Tiwari, Jan 2008, from oreillynet.com
Exchanging Complex Data with Back-End Systems
by Christophe Coenraets, Oct. 2004, from adobe.com
Far Beyond Open Source Flash Development
by Carlos Rovira, Jan 2006, from actionscript.com
Flash ActionScript 2.0 Learning Guide
by Jen deHaan, Sept 2005, from adobe.com
From Java to Flex
by Jon Rose, Jul. 2007, from adobe.com
Hybridizing Java
by Bruce Eckel, January 30, 2007, from artima.com
Integrating Macromedia Flex with Java
by Mark Eagle, Dec 2004, from onjava.com
MAX - ActionScript 3 Performance Tuning - Strong Typing
by Ted Patrick, Sept. 2006, from onflex.org
Notes on Data Validation
by Matt Chotin, 2004, from weblogs.macromedia.com
Providing a Flex Front End to Your Struts Applications
by Christophe Coenraets, 2004, from adobe.com
Separating Layout from Style and Functionality with Reader Comments
by Josh Tynjala, from zeuslabs.us
Top 10 Mistakes when building Flex Applications
by Jon Rose, Apr 2008, from infoq.com
Understanding the Movie Clip Architecture
By: Joseph Balderson, June 2006, from communitymx.xom

Online Discussion/Help
Actionscript Group on Facebook
Actionscript.com Forum
Adobe Flex Support Forums
Official Adobe Flex Community on Facebook
Yahoo Group Flexcoder
Sephiroth's Forums

Sample Code/Project
Flex Exchange
from adobe.com
ActionScript and MXML Code
from onflex.org
Cairngorm Store v0.99 (for Flex 1.5)
Cairngorm Store v2.0
Flex by Examples
from ifbin.com
My To-do list with Step by Step Tutorial
from asfusion.com
templatesoft with flex 2
Flex 1.5 Flickr PhotoSearch Application
Flex and Ajax (2): Google Maps Collaboration
by Christophe Coenraets, from coenraets.com

Open Source Projects
A List of Open Source Flash Projects
ActionStep - Component Framework for RIA
Flex Scheduling Framework
from adobe.com

Books
ActionScript 3.0 Cookbook
by Joey Lott, Darron Schall, Keith Peters, Oct 2006, SN: 0596526954
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
ActionScript for Flash MX: The Definitive Guide, Second Edition
by Colin Moock, 2002, from oreilly.com, SN: 059600396X
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
Advanced ActionScript 3 with Design Patterns
by Joey Lott, Danny Patterson, Nov, 2006, from adobepress.com, SN: 0321426568
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
Developing Rich Clients with Macromedia Flex
by Steven Webster, Alistair McLeod, Jun 2004, SN: 0321255666
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
Essential ActionScript 2.0
by Colin Moock, Jun 2004, SN: 0596006527
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
Professional Flex 2
by Simon Barber, Rich Tretola, John Bennett, Apr 2007, SN: 0470102675
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
Programming Flex 2: Rough Cuts Version
by Chafic Kazoun, Joey Lott, Oct. 2006, from oreilly.com, SN: 0596528507
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
Programming Flex 2: The Comprehensive Guide to Creating Rich Media Applications with Adobe Flex
by Chafic Kazoun, Joey Lott, Apr 2007, SN: 059652689X
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
The Complete Guide to Flex 2 with ActionScript 3.0
by Charles E Brown, Jan. 2007, from oreilly.com, SN: 1590597338
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca
The Complete Guide to Flex 2 with ActionScript 3.0
by Charles E Brown, Dec 2006, from friendsofed.com, SN: 1590597338
from: Amazon.com, Amazon.ca

Misc
Flex, Flash and Apollo for Rich Internet Applications - Google Video
by James Ward, engineer and evangelist for Adobe Flex, Flash and Apollo technologies, Google Tech Talks, May 2, 2007
Rich Tretola
Christophe Coenraets
Peter Martin
Steven Webster

Sites
Adobe Flex
Cairngorm Wiki
from adobe.com
actionscript.com
cairngormdocs.org
MM Flex
Open Source Flash

Other Resources
brightworks.com
cflex.net



Last Updated: April 21, 2008

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