AS3 – Yahoo Spelling Suggestions

1 actionscript,as3,flash,webservices,work  |   July 8, 2008  |     942

Hi Everyone,

this is a quick post on getting spelling suggestions from Yahoo. I created a tiny client, (Singleton). It dispatches 2 events:

  • YahooClientEvent.SPELLING_SUGGESTION_READY — when the suggestion is ready
  • YahooClientEvent.SPELLING_SUGGESTION_FAILED — when the request failed

Sample usage:

The source is here. You will need to put your YahooAppId in the file. Right now it uses “YahooDemo”.


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