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Hi everyone,

First, a question. Does anyone know if the Google Custom Search API supports google image search?

I'm making a game with Flash. I want to let my users type any word they want, like "elephant", and be returned a thumbnail picture of an elephant. I figure the only way to do this is by having Flash make a google image search, and using the results of that search to get an image, then making a thumbnail version of that. I know Google Custom Search can do that with web site urls, and even has limited support for FLash and non-javascript environments. But I'm not sure about image searches. Does anyone have any tips on this? What methods to use? I've searched through the documentation some, but it went a little over my head.

Thanks,

Bo

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First, a question. Does anyone know if the Google Custom Search API supports google image search?


Your answer is just a Google Search away...
(The irony of this question is actually pretty funny, if you don't mind me saying so ;-)

(And, to save you the trouble:
http://code.google.com/apis/customsearch/v1/reference.html
http://www.opensearch.org/Specifications/OpenSearch/1.1#The_.22Image.22_element )

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