Saturday, June 30, 2012

Top 5 JavaFX 2 Tutorials for June 2012

This month was pretty busy for me, I wrote a lot of JavaFX tutorials and few other  articles. I  had a lot of visits this month on this blog. So, I decide to share top 5 JavaFX 2 tutorials for this month.

1. BOOK REVIEW: JavaFX 2 Introduction by Example

This was the most popular article on the blog for this month. A lot of people read the article and bought the book. If you are interested in learning JavaFX 2, then this book is a good place to start, because you will be able to into JavaFX 2 quickly and fast as possible. You can read the full article by clicking on the image, or clicking HERE.

2. JavaFX 2 UI Controls: List View

This was tutorial about JavaFX 2 ListView, and here I also explained  how to implement basic onMouseClicked Event Handler.

3. JavaFX 2 Styling Text with CSS

In this tutorial I am styling three text nodes, so it's tutorial about how to style text with JavaFX 2 and  CSS.
In order to create text like this I experimented with Drop Shadow and linear and gradients. You can check the full tutorial HERE.

4. Getting Started with JavaFX 2 in Eclipse IDE

This was the first tutorial on the blog, and interesting fact is that is still very popular after more than month and a half. So, if you want to start developing JavaFX 2 applications, then this is the tutorial for you.

5. JavaFX 2 Create Dialog with Stage

It's logical that this tutorial is in the top 5, because this is a pretty useful stuff. Almost every application need some additional window (stage). As you can see there is a button, and when user click on that button I will create and open a new dialog. You can check the full tutorial HERE.