JGoodies Forms & Looks
JFormDesigner supports and uses software provided by JGoodies Karsten Lentzsch.
The JGoodies Forms framework support is very extensive. Not only the layout
manager FormLayout is supported, also some important
helper classes are supported:
JGoodies Looks look and feels are built-in so that you can preview your forms using those popular look and feels.
JGoodies Forms ComponentFactory
The JGoodies Forms ComponentFactory (com.jgoodies.forms.factories) defines three factory methods, which create components. You find these components in the palette category JGoodies.
Label: A label with an optional mnemonic. The mnemonic and mnemonic index are defined by a single ampersand (&). For example "&Save" or "Save &As". To use the ampersand itself duplicate it, for example "Look&&Feel".
Title: A label that uses the foreground color and font of a
TitledBorderwith an optional mnemonic. The mnemonic and mnemonic index are defined by a single ampersand (&).
Titled Separator: A labeled separator. Useful to separate paragraphs in a panel, which is often a better choice than a