CartoonSmart Flash and MYSQL Tutorials covering how to program High scoreboard, Members Login, Guestbook, and blog
A comprehensive Flash tutorial package covering the many aspects of connecting Flash 7 or 8 to a MySQL database. The course covers: Intro to MYSQL Admin area and High Score table setup. Intro to PHP, sending a MYSQL Query and getting the results. Using a While Loop in PHP, and displaying all rows from the Database Table . Limiting Query Results and formatting them for Flash to receive .Setting up Flash to receive variables from PHP and displaying the High Scores .Setting up the Flash file for submitting a new High Score to the Database . Modifying the PHP file to submit a new High Score and Drop Lower Scores . MySQL Admin Area for new Login Table PHP Functions and Global Variables. PHP code for checking member login data. PHP Sessions and modifying default PHP settings with a php.ini file. Setting up the Flash file for checking relogin data. Modifying the Flash file to detect if a PHP Session is still active. Setting up the Flash file for submitting a new member to the Database.PHP code for submitting a new member to the Database. Testing Submissions to the Database, Error Message Handling, & Debugging. Posting a Variable from the Flash File to Substitute for using a PHP Session. PHP code for Updating Info on the Database.Modifying the Flash File to Save Update Info on the Database. Using a Function to test if variables have been loaded into Flash from the PHP file. Embedding a Flash File with PHP to display ONLY if a member is logged in. Disabling an .SWF file from playing unless a variable advances the timeline forward.