Generating Flex Methods

In Maia, you can easily generate Flex Constructor, Getter, Setter, Event Handler, and toString() methods, and some other stuff by just pressing Alt+Insert when cursor is in *.mxml or *.as file. Let’s have a look at some examples.

  • An option to create Event Handler is available when caret is anywhere inside of a class, but the action behaves in a smarter way when:
    • Caret is inside event attribute of an mxml file:
    • Caret is inside arguments of addEventListener() or removeEventListener() function:
  • Getter and setter can be made bindable if your class implements flash.events.IEventDispatcher (as all Flex components do):

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