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nilanchalapanigrahy
Posts: 23
Registered: ‎08-09-2010
My Device: 9800
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Filp animation in blackberry Field

I want to create a custom Field to show news. I have 20 news headlines, but only one will be visible. The field will have a timer that will change the new headline every 3 seconds. Creating a timer task is fine. But the real problem is, the animation while the headline change. I want to create a flip animation. How to do flip animation on the field?

 

I have used screen transition in bb. But that does animation for the entire screen. But my requirement is to flip a screen widget.

 

Looking to develop for 5.x and above.

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simon_hain
Posts: 15,806
Registered: ‎07-29-2008
My Device: Z10 LE
My Carrier: O2 Germany

Re: Filp animation in blackberry Field

there is no API for that afaik, you would have to do that lowlevel (overwriting paint)
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