Missing file chooser control

Randahl Fink Isaksen randahl at rockit.dk
Wed Jan 16 05:21:41 PST 2013

It does not have to be an either/or. JavaFX could support both approaches. I my point of view it depends on your specific application and use case, which approach works better.


On Jan 16, 2013, at 13:50 , Werner Lehmann <lehmann at media-interactive.de> wrote:

> I know it is not helpful for this cause but I very much prefer the use of standard dialogs. The Swing replicas don't look and feel native, especially when those dialogs change with a new OS version. Instead there are numerous other tickets about filechooser already in Jira I'd like to see addressed first...
> On 16.01.2013 13:40, Randahl Fink Isaksen wrote:
>> You are not alone. I suggest you file a Jira feature request at http://javafx-jira.kenai.com/browse/RT
>> Randahl
>> On Jan 10, 2013, at 16:42 , Pedro Duque Vieira<pedro.duquevieira at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I miss a file chooser control like the one Swing had. In javafx it is
>>> integrated with a dialog so you can't customize what appears alongside.
>>> For instance, in swing it was possible to add an image next to the file
>>> chooser to show a preview of the file.
>>> Cheers,
>>> --
>>> Pedro Duque Vieira

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