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Export issue in Gideros Studio on Mac OS?
This is one of those "what am I doing wrong?" moments. When working on ...
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Why does game chaeck all buttons when last button is clicked?
I am basically following ar2rsawseen's book, "Gideros Mobile Game Development". I have attached two screenshots with ...
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hitTestPoint gives error: attempt to index local 'event' (a nil value)
Hi, I’m having a problem with hitTestPoint. Apparently I don’t know how to ...
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Device orientation event
For my first ever Gideros game, which is yet unreleased, I wanted to allow both ...
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Can we use html export by Gideros for Facebook instant Game
Hi everyone! I just see Facebook Instant game here: https://developers.facebook.com/blog/post/2016/11/30/instant-games-closed-beta/ You can use Messenger application on both ios ...
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Signatures
Hey I was trying to edit my signature and I see that I am unable ...
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Upgrade/Update Gideros instructions
Hi, I want to upgrade from version 2017.10 to the current version. I tried researching ...
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How can I set and use the anchor point of an empty sprite (used to hold a group)?
I can’t figure out how set the anchor point of an empty sprite used to ...
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Pixelation Shader?
Hi, in one of my games I would like to be able to toggle "old ...
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APPLICATION_EXIT Event
Hey all, I have the following code... local function onExit() print("-------------------------") print("EXITING!!!!") end stage:addEventListener(Event.APPLICATION_EXIT, onExit) stage:addEventListener(Event.KEY_DOWN, function(event) ...
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Randomness
How can I make my random number sequence persistent between games? I am making something that ...
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Level Creation Question
Okay, so I know there have been multiple forum posts about similar things, but I ...
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Desktop Gideros Player Question
Hi guys Just wondering if the Desktop Gideros Player supports / displays @2x / @4x images. I'm ...
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Gideros Studio uses Android SDK 2.1? Gideros Studio uses Android SDK 2.1? what's the minimum version?
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Android Player
Hi guys Does Gideros still come with the Android player? I can't seem to find it, ...
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TileMap to Box2D
I'm trying to work out a good way to convert platforms imported from Tiled to ...
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Orientation Question
Hi guys I have a project that supports both 'landscape' and 'portrait' orientations. In Gideros however, I ...
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What happened to the Online Reference Manual
I tried accessing the Online Reference Manual (http://giderosmobile.com/reference) but got a "Page Not Found" error ...
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Arabic Letters Alignment
Hi, All arabic letters are in same position but It shows them in different places. ...
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Compile for iOS on Windows/Linux!!
I saw this just now... https://dkimitsa.github.io/2017/12/12/robovm-now-linux-windows/ ... which looks promising. I don't have an iOS device and ...
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Every Frame While Loop Crashes Game?
So, I wanted my game to call a function every 1.5 seconds, so I added ...
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Hello everyone
Hello everyone I am a member of the forum, very interested in the exchange of ...
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Simple Swipe Right?
I apologize if this is a stupid question, but I got the hang of mouse ...
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Access precise location?
Ohai me again just managed to successfully open my apk and everything's working nicely, but noticed ...
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Scaling with letterbox and immersive sticky (newbie)
Hellooo i just tried out gideros and i'm really liking it so far, also i'm pretty ...
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Android Studio 3.0.1
Hi everyone, Has anyone installed and used the latest version of AS for Gideros projects? Just ...
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IAB requestProducts() no longer returning subscription products
Using Gideros 2017.9, calling iab:requestProducts() with Google I'm getting back all the expected products except ...
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Not sure why I get "function arguments expected near 'function'" error!
Hi all! New here, and am so far loving Gideros... just suddenly I have a ...
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Are anchor points different for text than for an image?
Hello, I'm having some problems with positioning text for buttons. Apparently, I'm not understanding anchor ...
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