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New NetBeans Plugin for Synthetica Released!

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New NetBeans Plugin for Synthetica Released!

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We are pleased to announce the release of Synthetica V2.13.0 and SyntheticaAddons V1.5.0.

The new release provides a NetBeans plugin to support NetBeans components, like the NetBeans TabbedPane. The result is a consistent look for your NetBeans RCP application when using the Synthetica look and feel.

SkyMetallic Theme:

Synthetica NetBeans Plugin SkyMetallic

Simple2D Theme:

Synthetica NetBeans Plugin Simple2D

The article Synthetica + NetBeans RCP describes how to use and integrate the plugin.

Please find all major improvements of the updates below - a complete list of changes can be found at the Synthetica changelog and the SyntheticaAddons changelog.

New Synthetica Features

  • Style support for toplevel popup menus including marker icons.
  • Added support to center text for menu elements.
  • Added support to customize JTable/JTree/JList drop line colors.
  • FileChooser - added column alpha channel support for sorted table view.
  • Large icon support for menu items.
  • Improved SyntheticaClassy theme performance.

New SyntheticaAddons Features

  • NetBeans plugin to support the NetBeans platform components.
  • New component JYCheckBoxList - JList with selectable checkboxes.
  • DropDownButton - added support to specify a preferred popup menu position.
  • SimpleDropDownButton - added support to specify a preferred popup menu position.
  • JYDocking - added Escape key binding to abort a drag operation, improved focus handling.
  • AboutDialog - improved customizability allows you to add and remove tabs.
  • Additional predefined table cell renderer - TextFieldTableCellRenderer.

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