Presentation Factories

This extension point is deprecated, use org.eclipse.e4.ui.css.swt.theme as a replacement.

Identifier:
org.eclipse.ui.workbench.presentationFactories

Since:
3.0

Description:
This extension point is used to add presentation factories to the workbench. A presentation factory defines the overall look and feel of the workbench,including how views and editors are presented. Note: The presentation API is no longer used and has no effect. Refer to the platform porting guide for further details.

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (factory*)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #IMPLIED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED>


<!ELEMENT factory EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST factory

class CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #REQUIRED

name  CDATA #REQUIRED>


Examples:
The following is an example of a presentationFactory extension:

  <extension point="org.eclipse.ui.presentationFactories">
     <factory
        class="org.eclipse.ui.workbench.ExampleWorkbenchPresentationFactory"/>
  </extension>
  

API Information:
The class specified in the factory element must be a concrete subclass of org.eclipse.ui.presentations.AbstractPresentationFactory.

Supplied Implementation:
If a presentation factory is not specified or is missing then the implementation in org.eclipse.ui.presentations.WorkbenchPresentationFactory will be used.


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