What's New - v6.7.0

WindowBuilder Pro v6.7.0   SWT Designer v6.7.0
Swing Designer v6.7.0   GWT Designer v5.0.0

Ready for IBM Rational Software Certification

  • Validated as Ready for IBM Rational software
  • Achieved the Ready for IBM Rational software Best Practices Indicator

Enhanced SWT/JFace Data Binding support

  • Support for new Eclipse 3.4 data binding APIs
  • Support TreeViewer input bindings
  • Support for simple (Designer custom) TreeViewer binding
  • Support for binding multi selection and checked elements
  • Support for direct binding to WritableValues
  • Support attributes that are WritableValues
  • Support for bindings assigned to fields
  • Support for binding to the validation status of another binding

Enhanced GWT support

  • Added GWT Compile Application launch configuration
  • Added new "GWT library" wizard
  • Improved support MyGWT and GWT-Ext
  • Added GWT-Ext palette
  • Support for project-specific GWT_HOME using classpath
  • Support for FireFox 3/GRE 1.9 under Linux
  • Support for Safari 3.1 under OSX
  • Support for ConstantsWithLookup
  • Limited support for Windows/IE strict modes
  • 64-Bit development support

Enhanced SWT support

  • Support for drag/drop of ButtonGroups on MenuItems
  • Support for TableCursor

Enhanced Swing support

  • Support for JGoodies FormLayout v1.2.0
  • Added GroupLayout to default layout manager list
  • Create Swing GUI in AWT EventQueue
  • Allow JInternalFrame on any container, not just JDesktopPane
  • Support for "this.getClass()" for Swing Icon creation
  • Support for rendering JFrame/JDialog.add(component)
  • Support for JFileChooser
  • Improved JBuilder-generated code rendering

Enhanced NLS support

  • Allow use default package for *.properties in NLS

Code Generation & Parsing enhancements

  • Improved JBuilder 2006 code generation compatibility
  • Parsing support for "add(component, constraints, -1)"
  • Use ColumnSpec/RowSpec.decode() for JGFL 1.2

Editor & Property Pane Enhancements

  • Reduced flickering under Linux
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