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3rd party API to enhance look and feel of swing application

Girish Vasmatkar
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Hello there,

Is there any third party API available for swing applications just as LWUIT is available for Java ME ? We have developed the swing application but now we need to enhance the GUI to the extent such that it should not appear to be a swing application with rich GUI.
Can anyone suggest me such API that meets the requirement I explained above.
I know we can set the look and feel by simply using the swing API's method but I want to go beyond that.

Thanks and Regards,
Girish
Ulf Dittmer
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Check out the SwingLabs projects, particularly SwingX and JDIC.


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Girish Vasmatkar
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Joined: Apr 24, 2008
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Thank you very much Ulf for your reply.
I think I've got the APIs I was looking for.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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