i'm trying to create a web site having 2 sections. The top
section is an ever-present flex application, containing a MenuBar.
The bottom section is content; some flex, some DHTML. I expect the
MenuBar to extend beyond the flex application's boundaries. It does
not. It realizes it is being clipped, and tries to display from the
bottom up. Is my design even possible? No amount of twiddling with
clipContent works. I've tried frames, divs, and iframes.
If the Menubar is defined in the Flex app then it cannot
appear outside of the boundaries of the Flex app. It sounds like
you'll need a third piece that covers both the Flex app and the
bottom section. The two Flex apps can interoperate through a
Same results when I invert the problem. That is to say, I
inserted a flex app. The drop-down content gets clipped at the flex
app's drawing region. Major bummer. The reason I am trying to mix
flex and html is because I'm looking for ways to shore up an
existing site. I don't think the 2 mix per my requirements. Too