This post shows the change of a simple list to a multiline list with icons.
I have a list of geocaches in my GeoFroggerFX (replacement for my GeoCachingFrogger based on Netbeans) which should provide more information in a row.
Refactored the control to add it to the JFXtras project.
Jonathan Giles wrote in his Blog that
This kind of code should be polished and added to the JFXtras project!
So I thought this would be a good start to learn more about JavaFX internals and how to do it the right way. There is a talk at parleys where Jasper Potts and Jonathan Giles talk about creating a custom UI control. I wish I had seen this earlier.
A button with different effects to support the user experience.
In the last JavaFX blog post I showed how a button with an glowing effect can be used to catch the users attention. In this blog post I develop a button based on StackPane to have a normal button in the back and an optional animating image icon in the front.
At sLAB we use glowing icon buttons on the dashboard to get the users attention.
These buttons inform the user that there is some waiting work which has to be finished or some incoming messages are waiting.
How to provide the complete datasource of a report to the subreport.
In project I had the case that I had to pass the complete datasource of the parent report to a subreport.
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