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[_] Saving the contents of a Flash app?

Andrew Parkhouse create at rubberductions.com
Tue Oct 23 15:49:31 BST 2007

It's possible to store data that can re-create the image using a  
flash viewer app similar to the canvas app.  Not sure about storing a  
bitmap, I've never heard of it being done with vanilla Flash.  You  
could rebuild it on the server then output a bitmap there - sounds  
like a headache?

On 23 Oct 2007, at 15:07, Richard Davey wrote:

> Hi _ collective,
>
> Being a Flash novice I was just wondering if anyone knew if it was
> possible to save the content of a Flash app back to the server
> somehow? Specifically we'd like to allow the users to 'draw' (ala
> Microsoft Paint) onto a canvas, and then save this as an image file on
> the server.
>
> Is this at all possible, or is another technology required?
>
> Cheers,
>
> Rich
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