The steps pane on the left side gives NetBeans wizards very old-fashion look. It takes up valuable horizontal space needed for fields (paths to folder and
See the attachment for a possible new look of the wizards.
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Possible new look of the wizards.
As wizards are commonly used (New Project, New File), it's important they look modern and lightweight.
+1 It is need change and I have do it my on on cube'n plug-in see http://cubeon.googlecode.com/svn/images/newLocalQuery.PNG