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Global data in Flash Builder

Feb 27, 2012 4:24 PM

Tags: #actionscript #global #variable #flash_builder_4.5

OK I admit I am a low level programmer but I need to build a set of data through several views in Flash Builder. I have gone down the singleton rabbit hole but would really appreciate a simple guide to persisting/updating data through an application.

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    Feb 29, 2012 7:18 AM   in reply to JDavi2001



    That's a 'big' question. One way to do this is to use a public array variable such as:

         public var appParams:Array=new Array;

         appParams[0]=new Object;                                   //--- User details



         appParams[1]=new Array;                                    //--- Shopping cart (whatever!)

         appParams[1][0]=new Object;


         appParams[1][1]=new Object;



    And so on.


    There are some very 'clever' ways to do what your ask, but using Arrays generally reduces the amount of code required in an app.



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