How to see when a scene gets shown?

Pedro Duque Vieira pedro.duquevieira at
Thu Jun 13 05:19:52 PDT 2013

Hi Werner,

Thanks for your input but unfortunately this is not the case.
I want something to happen as soon as the app gets shown to the user.
Everything is already attached to a scene but the scene has not yet become

I remember java3D had an event that you could listen to, I think it was
called something like "isLive" for when a scene was shown.

Thanks, regards,

> Pedro,
> I have had cases where I would use a Node.sceneProperty listener to
> delay some initializations which depend on a scene. It is not exactly
> what you are asking but maybe this is one of those cases, too.
> Werner

On 13.06.2013 00:00, Pedro Duque Vieira wrote:
> Hi,
> On my swing/javafx app - javafx scene embedded in a swing app, I need to
> know when the scene gets shown to the user or becomes visible. Or when the
> same happens to a node.
> I've glanced through the API but have not found a way to do it. Does
> know how?

Pedro Duque Vieira

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