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Geertjan Wielenga: How to Create a GUI Editor on the NetBeans Platform

Posted by kfarnham on September 20, 2009 at 8:31 PM PDT

In a recent blog post, Geertjan Wielenga shows "How to Create a GUI Editor on the NetBeans Platform":

There's a lot of interest in creating GUI editors via the Visual Library. So I'm creating a small example that will show how to do that. The palette is filled with JavaBeans that are registered in the layer, meaning that the editor is extensible via the System FileSystem. When a palette item is dropped, a BeanNode wraps the JavaBean and displays its BeanInfo in the Property Sheet, where it can be edited and changes are applied immediately...

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