Using Powerflasher FDT

Powerflasher FDT is an Eclipse based development tool that integrates the BlackBerry Tablet OS SDK for Adobe AIR, ActionScript and the Adobe Flex framework to allow you to develop, test, debug and deploy Adobe AIR applications for the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet.

System requirements

Description

Windows requirements

Mac requirements

Operating system

Windows 7 or Windows XP SP3

Mac OS 10.6.8 or later

Processor

Intel Pentium 4 or AMD Athlon 2 GHz (or faster) processor

Intel Core Duo (or faster) processor

Storage space

1 GB hard disk space (or more)

1 GB hard disk space (or more)

Memory

2 GB RAM (or more)

2 GB RAM (or more)

Monitor

Resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher

Resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher

Runtime environment

All of the following:
  • Java Runtime Environment 1.6
  • Adobe AIR SDK 2.6 or later
  • Adobe Flex SDK 4.5 or later
All of the following:
  • Java Runtime Environment 1.6
  • Adobe AIR SDK 2.6 or later
  • Adobe Flex SDK 4.5 or later

Development environment

Powerflasher FDT 5.5 or later

Powerflasher FDT 5.5 or later

Virtual environment

VMware Player to run the BlackBerry Tablet Simulator

VMware Fusion to run the BlackBerry Tablet Simulator