Custom border style

Posted on 2009-04-18
Last Modified: 2013-11-11

Is it possible to set custom border stiyle for one element (eg. Vbox or Canvas). I would like to have specific border around my text which will go to printing, but i don't know how to set those borders.
Question by:Didica
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    You need to create a custom skin for your components. The border can be designed by designers in Flash or Photoshop and implemented in Flex. See this:
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    Here's a link to a video tutorial about custom components in Flex.  It shows you how to do it and includes links to skinning sites where you can get stuff for free too.

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