Package SpecificationA JFace window is an object that has no visual representation (no widgets) until it is told to open. All JFace windows, including dialogs, are instances of the abstract class
Windowor a subclass. This package contains the base window classes:
Windowitself, which provides support for a basic windows; and
ApplicationWindow, which provides ready-to-use support for a high-level "main window" with standard menus, tool bar, and status line. Both of these classes may be subclassed to define additional types of window as required.
This package also contains
WindowManager, instance of which
are used for managing a group of windows. Window managers are useful in
applications which create many different windows (dialogs, wizards, etc.)
in addition to a main window. Window managers are not required for simple
The only global state maintained by classes in this package is a default
image for window title bars (
Interface Summary Interface Description IShellProviderInterface for objects that can return a shell. Window.IExceptionHandlerThis interface defines a Exception Handler which can be set as a global handler and will be called if an exception happens in the event loop.
Class Summary Class Description ApplicationWindowAn application window is a high-level "main window", with built-in support for an optional menu bar with standard menus, an optional toolbar, and an optional status line. DefaultToolTipDefault implementation of ToolTip that provides an iconofied label with font and color controls by subclass. SameShellProviderStandard shell provider that always returns the shell containing the given control. ToolTipThis class gives implementors to provide customized tooltips for any control. WindowA JFace window is an object that has no visual representation (no widgets) until it is told to open. WindowManagerA manager for a group of windows.