Creating Your Own Widgets using SWT

When writing applications, you typically use the standard widgets provided by SWT. On occasion, you will need to create your own custom widgets. For example, you might want to add a new type of widget not provided by the standard widgets, or extend the functionality of an existing widget. This article explains the different SWT extension strategies and shows you how to use them.

Categories: SWT, User interface

[html] Creating Your Own Widgets using SWT
March 2001
by Steve Northover and Carolyn MacLeod