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Substance 2.0 official release

Posted by kirillcool on October 4, 2005 at 1:17 AM PDT

Substance look-and-feel has reached the 2.0 release, with a lot of new features and a lot of bugs fixed.

The brief overview of new features:

  • 13 new themes, including 6 bright, 4 cold and 3 dark themes:

  • Nine watermarks:



    including image-based watermarks:

  • Color Chooser from Quaqua look-and-feel
  • Striped renderers for lists, tables and combo boxes:

  • Desktop / internal frames enhancements (preview window on minimized frames, translucent desktop icons etc.):


  • Integrated menu search panel mentioned by Joerg:

  • Ribbon component
  • Theme-based tree rendering:

The full list of new features is available, along with the Web Start demo.