(Multi)Touch with Windows 7

Anthony Petrov anthony.petrov at oracle.com
Mon Aug 4 12:02:50 UTC 2014

JavaFX 8 supports multi-touch input on MS Windows. I believe it's been 
developed/tested on Windows 7, although personally I don't have any 
touch-enabled Windows system to verify if it still works. If some 
specific gestures don't work on your system, please file a bug at


best regards,

On 7/25/2014 12:07 PM, Matthias Hänel wrote:
> I'll try to answer this inhouse ;)
> Oracle guys, please correct me if I am wrong.
> JavaFX 2.2 had touch support for Windows7 and this is still there in JFX8.
> On the other hand multi touch is only availible from Windows8 on.
> regards
> Matthias
> Am 25.07.2014 um 09:40 schrieb Tobias Bley <tobi at ultramixer.com>:
>> Hi,
>> does anyone know if it’s possible to use JavaFX 8 and touch gestures like swipe on Windows 7?
>> Best regards,
>> Tobi

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