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Flash Development for Android Cookbook by Joseph Labrecque

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Defining a Flex mobile tabbed application with multiple sections

Setting up a mobile Android project using the Flex framework can be as simple or as complex as we want it to be. Going one step beyond the ViewNavigatorApplication, is the TabbedViewNavigatorApplication, which includes the ability to have multiple sections of content, each with their own ViewNavigator and sets of Views. Defining a TabbedViewNavigatorApplication will allow us access to the TabBar.

How to do it…

There are two ways to go about configuring a Flex mobile tabbed application.

When creating a New Flex Mobile Project in Flash Builder:

  1. Define your Project Location and click Next >
  2. Now simply choose Tabbed Application in the Application Template area and proceed with your project ...

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