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Anyone here used VK? It has a games platform...
Anyone here used VK, it apparently has many times more users than facebook! Here is a ...
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Svg graphics support
Hi all, I have just some questions regarding the support for svg graphics in the gideros ...
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Quick questions about Gideros&Lua
Hi guys! I'm in the process of learning Gideros&Lua... I thought it would be better to create ...
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How to use "Gaming" plugin?
I spent a lot of time to compile my application. Finally, it does not crush ...
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Android Studio (old) export
Hi all, I use the old Android export option in Gideros because I need to make ...
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Gideros and GDPR?
Anyone have any idea how Gideros apps may be affected by GDPR? I was updating a ...
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any demo code for lua socket
Hi everyone, I found that gideros support luasocket but can not find a demo code to ...
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Pixel vs. Bitmap
Is there a difference in performance using Pixel instead of Bitmap, when frequently changing the ...
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Question about TextArea
Hi there, I'm playing around with TextArea and I'm having troubles getting the right height of ...
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Is the media plugin support target 26 now?
target 26 is required by the google play, it's unable to update to target 26 ...
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Adding a new language to Gideros?
Hello! I'm a big Lua fan and Gideros is a really great project. The open ...
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setting shader directly for texture?
i guess this is not possible currently, but in some cases would be useful, e.g. ...
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Touches on demand
Is there a way to get the current touches, outside the context of TOUCHES_BEGIN, TOUCHES_MOVE ...
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Unable to load font multiple times
The following program throws this error after about 70 loops. main.lua:5: foo.ttf: No such file or ...
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texture repeat and scrolling
I want to make a bitmap scroll indefinitely through the screen. I saw there is ...
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how memory is released
I'm currently working on a snake clone and I create body parts each time it ...
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Bitmap:setAnchorPoint or Sprite:setAnchorPosition
What is the difference between the two methods Bitmap:setAnchorPoint or Sprite:setAnchorPosition? The former seems to ...
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gideros support autorotate orientation?
in iOS native code ,ViewController has a method to support autorotate orientation, - (BOOL)shouldAutorotateToInterfaceOrientation:(UIInterfaceOrientation)interfaceOrientation but I don't ...
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Textfield:setLayout method parameters
I'm writing a code that must prevent the text to go beyond 580 pixels wide. I ...
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addChildAt constraints [solved]
When I messed with addChild and addChildAt methods, I discovered that I couldn't pass an ...
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quiting applications [solved]
First, I know that it's a bad practice to call an exit function to quit ...
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strange keycodes and some missing [solved]
I was wandering in the documentation and found some strange keycodes. What are those : KeyCode.BACK, ...
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Project Properties settings
I have questions regarding the project properties dialog. Is there documentation about it? What does those settings ...
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Gideros for a total beginner?
Hello people. I really need your opinion. Im new to game development. I have some ...
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Video Recording
Hey everyone. I want to record the desktop player and it would be great if ...
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ANRs on Android platform
Hi everyone, I read the following article regarding the most common issues with Android apps: https://medium.com/googleplaydev/how-to-fix-app-quality-issues-with-android-vitals-and-improve-perfo In particular, ...
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Clip sprite to parent bounds/masking?
I want to clip a List View to a rounded rectangle without using any overlay ...
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Crashes reported in Google Play for Android 6, 7, and 7.1
Hi, I've recently started to get more crash reports in my game in Google Play. ...
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Show message if frozen for too long
Hi everyone, I've made a transition which animates in to fill the screen, performs any heavy ...
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Dynamic font magic
Calling all legendary game makers! With all the cool new stuff that's been added to Gideros, ...
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