Monthly Archives: August 2012


How to create your own ANE for iOS using Adobe Air

Adobe Air gives us the amazing opportunity to access the device capabilities using extensions, also named ANE (Adobe Native Extensions).¬†Creating an ANE is pretty simple, although it requires a laborious process which is not always easy to remember. Adobe has some tutorials about it, but I find them a little confusing and not straight to the point. This is a step by step guide with the very basic knowledge to know to build a simple ANE for iOS. The ANE we will build doesn’t really have any use, it will simply return a String from iOS that says “Hello World!”. Although this is a kick start to create any other Native extension. Soon I will post some more examples to generate more complex¬†behaviors. Tools First thing, you need a Mac,… [Read more »]

Adobe Air ANE