This is your source for information and resources available for the MapQuest Flash Maps API. Download the component, visit our forum, and explore samples written in AS3 and Flex using the Flash Maps API. If you're looking for another language, please visit the Licensed Data APIs page.
Getting Started with the Flash Maps API
The Flash Maps API requires an Application Key (AppKey). To get an Application Key, please make sure you're logged in, then visit the Application Keys page.
Flash Maps API Gallery
Before diving directly into the Flash Maps API, check out the Gallery for inspiration and see what creative applications others have developed. Click on the images below to learn more about each project.
Download the Flash Maps API Version 7.1.4_MQ
The Flash Maps API Version 7.1.4_MQ is available for download and features mapping, geocoding, reverse geocoding, routing, searching and various other functionality we've incorporated to make building powerful mapping applications easy.
Note: We encourage everyone to use the latest version of the Flash Maps API to ensure that you have the most recent updates and improvements!
Examples & Tutorials Using the Flash Maps API
Along with our API, the Examples & Tutorials page provides sample applications whose source code you are welcome to change and use in helping you build applications using the Flash Maps API. Downloads of source codes are available for the following applications: