How to use a Timer in Actionscript 3

It is really easy to create a Timer in Actionscript 3. Instantiate the Timer Class and pass a time in millions of 1000 to it to work in seconds. [code lang=”actionscript”] var myTimer:Timer = new Timer(1000); [/code] Setup an event listener to call a function. [code lang=”actionscript”] myTimer.addEventListener(“timer”, myTimerEventHandler); [/code] Read more…

Add a date to a date in Actionscript 2

I needed to work out a date range according to the date 3weeks away from the current date. After a bit of thinking, I found that it’s actually quite easy to achieve. [code lang=”actionscript”] var theDate:Date = new Date(); dateDay = theDate.getDate(); dateMonth = theDate.getMonth(); dateYear = theDate.getFullYear(); var theDate2:Date Read more…