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NetBeans IDE 6.5 for JavaFX Now Available!

By: Admin, 04 Dec 2008 is proud to announce the availability of NetBeans IDE 6.5 for JavaFX!

JavaFX 1.0 is the expressive platform for building rich internet applications (RIAs) with immersive media and content for web browsers and desktops. With JavaFX 1.0, developers and web designers can quickly and easily build expressive RIAs that leverage the power and functionality of Java technology. Mobile developers can also preview their applications for the JavaFX mobile platform with the new JavaFX mobile emulator.

NetBeans IDE is the official IDE for JavaFX development! Developers can create, test, debug and deploy JavaFX applications for desktop, browser and mobile platforms using the NetBeans IDE. They can take advantage of the IDE's superior editing and profiling capabilities to quickly write code and to optimize their application's performance. For a quick start in JavaFX development, ready-to-run sample projects are also available. NetBeans IDE for JavaFX is a fast and simple way to see and experience JavaFX technology in action. Download it today!

How do I get NetBeans IDE for JavaFX?

  • If NetBeans IDE 6.5 is already installed add JavaFX 1.0 through the IDE's Update Center. In the IDE, navigate to Tools -> Plugins and select the checkboxes under the JavaFX category.
  • If NetBeans IDE 6.5 is not already installed visit the NetBeans download page and select the JavaFX download bundle.

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