Before you can use functions defined in your server-side ActionScript files, connect the Adobe SWF movie to the server-side Flash Remoting service.
Create a Flash Remoting service connection
- Include the necessary ActionScript classes in the first frame of the SWF movie that uses server-side ActionScript functions.
Use the following command to include the NetServicesclass:
(Optional) Use the following command to include the NetDebugclass:
For more information about the NetDebug and RecordSet classes, see Using Flash Remoting.
Since the Flash Remoting service serves as a broker for calls to server-side ActionScript functions, identify the Flash Remoting service URL as an argument in the NetServices.setDefaultGatewayUrlfunction. For example:
Specify a server host name. The default port number for the Flash Remoting service is 8500.
Create the gateway connection using the NetServices.createGatewayConnectionfunction; for example:
gatewayConnection = NetServices.createGatewayConnection();