IntelliJ IDEA 12.1 with JavaFX 2 Support is Available for Download!

Jeff Martin jeff at
Fri Apr 5 05:22:14 PDT 2013

And keep your eyes on this up-and-coming IDE and app builder, Java Inventor, which is the only IDE with substantial parts implemented in JavaFX (including a JavaFX UI/Forms builder and JavaFX reporting, WelcomePage, HomePage, ToolBar, RichText, support panels and more).

We're under-resourced, but catching up to the big guys quickly - it'll be the first pure JavaFX IDE:

Apologies. But we'd love to meet some of those corporate early adopters. :-)


On Apr 4, 2013, at 7:07 PM, Richard Bair <richard.bair at> wrote:

> As an IDEA user, this was very pleasant indeed :-). It means we've got commitment from NetBeans, IDEA, and the Eclipse community (thanks Tom!!). Long way yet to go. We have seen a lot of corporate adoption in the last year, in all the typical places Java desktop has been successful (banks, infrastructure, big enterprise, etc).
> Richard
> On Apr 4, 2013, at 4:25 PM, Daniel Zwolenski <zonski at> wrote:
>> Impressive that JFX is the highlighted new feature for the latest version
>> of IntelliJ. A very nice sign in my opinion of JFX picking up a bit of
>> mainstream support. Good stuff.
>> ------------------------------
>> Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2013 01:37:24 +0400
>> From: sales at
>> Subject: IntelliJ IDEA 12.1 with JavaFX 2 Support is Available for Download!
>> Hello Daniel,
>> We are excited to let you know that IntelliJ IDEA 12.1, a big update for
>> our flagship IDE, is now available for download.
>> In addition to major improvements for features added in v12, this release
>> brings advanced support for JavaFX 2, Oracle’s new rich client platform for
>> Java. The IDE now provides complete support for FXML markup, custom CSS,
>> code completion, navigation and search, refactorings, packaging tools and
>> integration with SceneBuilder.
>> Other important new features in IntelliJ IDEA 12.1 include:
>>  - Better Java 8 support
>>  - Enhancements in the Darcula UI theme
>>  - Retina support and fullscreen mode for Windows
>>  - Groovy 2.1 support
>>  - Improved Scala support
>>  - Enhanced Gradle integration
>>  - Spring Framework 3.2 and Play Framework 2.1 support
>>  - Adobe Gaming SDK support (Ultimate)
>>  - Debugger for CoffeeScript, TypeScript and Dart via source maps
>>  (Ultimate)
>>  - SASS support improvements (Ultimate)
>> Read more about what’s
>> new<>in
>> IntelliJ IDEA 12.1 and
>> download<>the
>> edition of your choice.
>> IntelliJ IDEA 12 Ultimate licensees qualify for a free upgrade to IntelliJ
>> IDEA 12.1. If you’re using an older version of IntelliJ IDEA, please read
>> about the available
>> upgrade<>options.
>> Let me know if you have any questions concerning your license status or if
>> you need a formal quote. I'll be happy to help.
>> Best regards,
>> Magdalena Gajdova
>> Customer Sales Support
>> Tel: +420 241 722 501 ext. 77911
>> skype: JetBrainsSales | twitter: JetBrainsSales

More information about the openjfx-dev mailing list