Can you say which version of eclipse you are using, and which platform? Also, I do not know the size of your project but I have developed some small ones and I personally use matisse to see how the layout would look and then go ahead and code everything using the Miglayout library. Pont 2 2 silver badges 10 10 bronze badges. Please try again now – version 4. I wouldn’t go with either. Submitted by Jaimie Lin on Fri, Chintan Chintan 2 2 silver badges 8 8 bronze badges.

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Components can be drag-and-dropped and copy-and-dropped between containers, re-ordered and resized by mouse-dragging. GridBagLayout is nothing comparing to it.

It can separate elements with braces, blank lines, or user-defined comments. I prefer Netbeans Matise.

Jigloo SWT/Swing GUI Builder for Eclipse

Easy access to the Javadoc for Swing and SWT components and layouts Ability to preview or run the generated java code from a toolbar button. In Matisse you can have errors in class and still editing GUI. I wouldn’t go with either. Install failing Submitted jafa Robert Dobbins on Sun, Multi-selection of components makes widespread changes easy to perform.

It’s advanced parsing capabilities enable it to render even complex hand-generated code correctly, and it allows quick and intuitive navigation between GUI elements in the form and their associated code, allowing quick manual modifications to specific parts of the code.


Jigloo version 4 has many new features, including support for the Swing Application Framework JSRimproved support for the Swing GroupLayout as used by Netbeans Matissemultiple root elements and “Surround by” actions. Uigloo generates a XML file for you and a. When typing code in Jigloo, the visual editor likes to erase picture so you have to wait for picture to show up after editing code.

java jigloo

Jvaa are added, layouts changed etc, by selecting from a palette, or by options in the right-click context menus. At that point, you will have jiloo code that is nigh on impossible to maintain.

Probably you will find yourself tempted to edit the. It can apply the current convention to an existing java class eg, if the class uses getters you can convert it to using blocks Layout: All tools will fail if you fail to separate UI from business logic.

Jigloo SWT/Swing GUI Builder for Eclipse

Excellent parsing capabilities allow uigloo hand-generated code to be rendered correctly. Stack Overflow for Teams is a private, secure spot for you and your coworkers to find and share information.

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Non-visual classes can also be added to the GUI, and their properties edited with the property editor. Unicorn Meta Zoo 9: Could you fix it? How do we handle problem users? Post as a guest Name. As with this answerit’s my strong opinion after writing Swing GUIs for 10 yearsthat using GUI builders is, in all but the most edge-cases, a bad idea.


They can be resized and dragged about in the form editor and in the outline view, and their properties, layout constraints and event handlers can be changed easily in a properties editor. Richard Gomes Richard Gomes 3, 27 27 silver badges 34 34 bronze badges. Supports visual inheritance – can be used to edit classes which extend other custom visual classes. Saturday, September 28, – Matisse would not help much if there is an error in instantiating a GUI element, so putting custom elements can be also nightmare.

Asked 10 years, 1 month ago. Submitted by Artur Saldanha on Thu, We have a dilemma; developing desktop application using Matisse or Jigloo.

Submitted by Robert Dobbins on Sun, The golden rule is: