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JavaFX makes it easier to create desktop applications and games in Java.
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But there are also several types of applications that are better implemented as desktop applications. Swing will still be shipped with Java for some time, but you should consider porting your old Java Swing applications to JavaFX some time in the future.
It is true, that many applications fit better as web applications, because you access them rarely, and the resources you access are stored on a server anyways. The application is not downloaded the second time.
This makes it easier to quickly put a GUI together, or change the looks or composition without having to mess around in the Java code. JavaFX comes with a large set of built-in GUI components, like buttons, text fields, tables, trees, menus, charts and much more.
For instance, jzvafx that need to access the local disk of the computer it runs on, or which needs to communicate with many different remote systems, and sometimes using other protocols than HTTP e. Here is a list of some of the use cases I see for JavaFX:.
Part I: Getting Started with JavaFX 3D Graphics (Release 8)
Some applications are just easier to create as standalone desktop applications than as web applications.
That saves you a lot of time when building a desktop applications. There is a community effort to make JavaFX applications run on mobile devices. See the menu in the left side of this page to see all the topics covered in this JavaFX tutorial.
Here is a list of some of the use cases I see for JavaFX: Furthermore, JavaFX is more consistent in its design than Swing, and has more features. It is executed from the previous installation.
Here is a more complete list of components and features in JavaFX: I have been asked several times if desktop applications are not dead – if there are really any use cases left for something like JavaFX. This means that you can distribute JavaFX applications to these platforms even if the platform does not have Java installed already.
Getting Started with JavaFX 3D Graphics
JavaFX Use Cases I have been asked several times if desktop applications are not dead – if there are really any use cases left for something like JavaFX. See JavaFX use cases for more examples. IAP or streaming protocols etc.
This is a great way to handle upgrades for internal tools in an enterprise. Jakob Jenkov Last update: This is useful if you are developing a game, or similar media applications. It is almost as seamless as upgrading web applications.
JavaFX is a good javqfx in these cases.
JavaFX contains a set of ready-to-use chart components, so you don’t have to code that from scratch every time you need a basic chart.