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UberschallSamsara
Posts: 1,030
Registered: ‎12-29-2010
My Device: PlayBook, Z10 LE, Dev Alpha C

How to play animated GIF

Someone posted a question just now asking about playing an animated GIF but looks like they asked in an unrelated thread.

 

There is an MIT licensed animated GIF player here:

 

I haven't used it, so can't vouch for it.

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tensioncore
Posts: 326
Registered: ‎12-13-2010
My Device: Bold 9900/Z10 Special Edition

Re: How to play animated GIF

Yeah that was me, however I would only use a new class if I was using many animated gifs in an app, and not just one for half a second...

Thanks for the great resource though! It will be better than re-inventing the wheel!
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TheDarkIn1978
Posts: 409
Registered: ‎12-10-2010
My Device: PlayBook

Re: How to play animated GIF

[ Edited ]

developing an AS3/AIR application to display an animated gif is like using a freight train to deliver a roll of toilet paper.  just sayin'.


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UberschallSamsara
Posts: 1,030
Registered: ‎12-29-2010
My Device: PlayBook, Z10 LE, Dev Alpha C

Re: How to play animated GIF

LOL.