Eclipse Platform
Release 3.7

Package org.eclipse.swt.widgets

SWT widget public API classes.

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Interface Summary
Listener Implementers of Listener provide a simple handleEvent() method that is used internally by SWT to dispatch events.
 

Class Summary
Button Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that issues notification when pressed and released.
Canvas Instances of this class provide a surface for drawing arbitrary graphics.
Caret Instances of this class provide an i-beam that is typically used as the insertion point for text.
ColorDialog Instances of this class allow the user to select a color from a predefined set of available colors.
Combo Instances of this class are controls that allow the user to choose an item from a list of items, or optionally enter a new value by typing it into an editable text field.
Composite Instances of this class are controls which are capable of containing other controls.
Control Control is the abstract superclass of all windowed user interface classes.
CoolBar Instances of this class provide an area for dynamically positioning the items they contain.
CoolItem Instances of this class are selectable user interface objects that represent the dynamically positionable areas of a CoolBar.
DateTime Instances of this class are selectable user interface objects that allow the user to enter and modify date or time values.
Decorations Instances of this class provide the appearance and behavior of Shells, but are not top level shells or dialogs.
Dialog This class is the abstract superclass of the classes that represent the built in platform dialogs.
DirectoryDialog Instances of this class allow the user to navigate the file system and select a directory.
Display Instances of this class are responsible for managing the connection between SWT and the underlying operating system.
Event Instances of this class provide a description of a particular event which occurred within SWT.
ExpandBar Instances of this class support the layout of selectable expand bar items.
ExpandItem Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that represents a expandable item in a expand bar.
FileDialog Instances of this class allow the user to navigate the file system and select or enter a file name.
FontDialog Instances of this class allow the user to select a font from all available fonts in the system.
Group Instances of this class provide an etched border with an optional title.
IME Instances of this class represent input method editors.
Item This class is the abstract superclass of all non-windowed user interface objects that occur within specific controls.
Label Instances of this class represent a non-selectable user interface object that displays a string or image.
Layout A layout controls the position and size of the children of a composite widget.
Link Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that displays a text with links.
List Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that displays a list of strings and issues notification when a string is selected.
Menu Instances of this class are user interface objects that contain menu items.
MenuItem Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that issues notification when pressed and released.
MessageBox Instances of this class are used to inform or warn the user.
Monitor Instances of this class are descriptions of monitors.
ProgressBar Instances of the receiver represent an unselectable user interface object that is used to display progress, typically in the form of a bar.
Sash Instances of the receiver represent a selectable user interface object that allows the user to drag a rubber banded outline of the sash within the parent control.
Scale Instances of the receiver represent a selectable user interface object that present a range of continuous numeric values.
Scrollable This class is the abstract superclass of all classes which represent controls that have standard scroll bars.
ScrollBar Instances of this class are selectable user interface objects that represent a range of positive, numeric values.
Shell Instances of this class represent the "windows" which the desktop or "window manager" is managing.
Slider Instances of this class are selectable user interface objects that represent a range of positive, numeric values.
Spinner Instances of this class are selectable user interface objects that allow the user to enter and modify numeric values.
Synchronizer Instances of this class provide synchronization support for displays.
TabFolder Instances of this class implement the notebook user interface metaphor.
TabItem Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object corresponding to a tab for a page in a tab folder.
Table Instances of this class implement a selectable user interface object that displays a list of images and strings and issues notification when selected.
TableColumn Instances of this class represent a column in a table widget.
TableItem Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that represents an item in a table.
TaskBar Instances of this class represent the system task bar.
TaskItem Instances of this class represent a task item.
Text Instances of this class are selectable user interface objects that allow the user to enter and modify text.
ToolBar Instances of this class support the layout of selectable tool bar items.
ToolItem Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that represents a button in a tool bar.
ToolTip Instances of this class represent popup windows that are used to inform or warn the user.
Touch Instances of this class are created in response to a touch-based input device being touched.
TouchSource Instances of this class represent sources of touch input that generate Touch objects.
Tracker Instances of this class implement rubber banding rectangles that are drawn onto a parent Composite or Display.
Tray Instances of this class represent the system tray that is part of the task bar status area on some operating systems.
TrayItem Instances of this class represent icons that can be placed on the system tray or task bar status area.
Tree Instances of this class provide a selectable user interface object that displays a hierarchy of items and issues notification when an item in the hierarchy is selected.
TreeColumn Instances of this class represent a column in a tree widget.
TreeItem Instances of this class represent a selectable user interface object that represents a hierarchy of tree items in a tree widget.
TypedListener Instances of this class are internal SWT implementation objects which provide a mapping between the typed and untyped listener mechanisms that SWT supports.
Widget This class is the abstract superclass of all user interface objects.
 

Package org.eclipse.swt.widgets Description

SWT widget public API classes.

Package Specification

This package contains the classes which make up the public SWT widget API as well as the related public support classes (for example, class Event).


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