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AeroFX: It’s getting closer

2014/06/17 - 09:52 in AeroFX, JavaFX

As shown in the sneak peek last week a new JavaFX theme is in development. Matthias Meidinger is creating this skin as part of his bachelor thesis and since the last week he made some big improvements. So I think it's time for a new preview of the upcoming…

Sneak Peek: AeroFX

2014/06/10 - 18:30 in AeroFX, AquaFX, JavaFX

Last year we released AquaFX as a JavaFX 8 theme that emulates a native Look for JavaFX applications on Mac OS. Applications that use AquaFX may look…

JavaFX CSS Utilities

2014/03/29 - 00:02 in JavaFX

Ever tried to add a Styleable property to a JavaFX Control or Skin? By doing so you can add additional CSS support to a Control type. Gerrit Grunwald…

AquaFX dressed in Elements

2013/10/07 - 22:26 in AquaFX, JavaFX

As you know, Apples Aqua-UI is held completely in blue. But what about UI-Controls, that need the users' special attention? Or what about Apps, that should fit into OS X with their look, but still need a corporate touch? During JavaOne we have introduced an…

AquaFX: lessons learned (Part I)

2013/05/26 - 10:36 in AquaFX, JavaFX

During the work on AquaFX there were some obstacles that needed to be overcome. With some research, the CSS Reference Guide and the help of google, most answers definitely can be found, so please don't be angry with me when those tips might be obvious for…

Aquatecture

2013/05/09 - 16:52 in AquaFX, General, JavaFX

While Claudine is working on all the needed Skins for AquaFX I will use the time to show you some of the internal API stuff of AquaFX that Claudine has developed. Once the project is released you can easily style your complete application by just calling [java]…

Update for the native ones

2013/03/02 - 16:39 in AquaFX, General, JavaFX

Since my project was accepted, I was keen on starting with the first components. Now I want to show you what is the result.  Remember the shutdown dialog? As Jonathan suggested, the whole project is realized in JavaFX 8. In the first step, the proof-of-concept…

Global Stylesheet for your JavaFX Application

2013/03/02 - 16:33 in General, JavaFX

You can style your JavaFX Scene by CSS as you can read here and here.All this examples show how to apply a specific Stylesheet to one Scene by using https://gist.github.com/hendrikebbers/3d3d4c9629eac999aeda Inside the SceneGraph of this Scene all Nodes will…

This is for the native ones

2013/01/16 - 15:35 in AquaFX, General, JavaFX

As you can read in an earlier post, JavaFX provides the ability to style controls by CSS or code. Most of the techniques you can use to style components are described in this great JavaOne talk by Gerrit Grunwald. The following graphic shows the basic relationship…