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JFormDesigner is a professional GUI designer for Java Swing user interfaces. Its outstanding support for MigLayout, JGoodies FormLayout, GroupLayout (Free Design), TableLayout and GridBagLayout makes it easy to create professional looking forms.

Why use JFormDesigner?

JFormDesigner makes Swing GUI design a real pleasure. It decreases the time you spend on hand coding forms, giving you more time to focus on the real tasks. You'll find that JFormDesigner quickly pays back its cost in improved GUI quality and increased developer productivity. Even non-programmers can use it, which makes it also ideal for prototyping.


JFormDesigner is available in four editions: as stand-alone application and as IDE plug-ins for Eclipse, IntelliJ IDEA and NetBeans. This documentation covers all editions.

If there are functional differences between the editions, then they are marked with: Stand-alone, Eclipse plug-in, IntelliJ IDEA plug-in, NetBeans plug-in or IDE plug-ins.

A printable version (PDF) of this documentation is available here: www.formdev.com/jformdesigner/download/.

Key features

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