Flash Maps API v7.1.5 Developer's Guide

This documentation is available for reference to users who have already integrated the API into Flash and Flex-based applications. The Flash Maps API is no longer available for download and an official announcement regarding the future of the Flash Maps API will be made shortly. Updates, announcements, and other notifications are typically shared via e-mail for Enterprise Edition clients and developers who have purchased a monthly subscription as well as Twitter and our Developer Blog

Getting Started

API Key

Important: Usage of the Flash Maps API requires an API Key. If you do not already have one, please sign in to the MapQuest Developer Network and visit the Keys & Reporting page.

Assumptions

  • You understand the basics of the AS3/Flex language.
  • You understand the limitations of DOCTYPEs and browser compatibility modes.

Flex SDK Version Information

In order to support web, desktop and cross-platform mobile application development, the Flash Maps APIs have been built using Flex SDK 4.6. Older versions of the Flex SDK, including 3.5, are not supported.

Flash Player

Please download the latest Flash Player from Adobe.


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