By Rakesh Menon on Dec 21, 2009
AWT/Swing provides various top level windows such as Window, Frame, Dialog. javafx.stage.Stage is roughly the equivalent for Frame. We can instantiate and show multiple instance of Stage, or we may use Swing windows. But still it may not be convenient and will impact the look and feel of application (especially when deployed as Applet in Browser).
It may not be possible to emulate all features provided by Frame/Dialog (especially Modal-Dialog), but we may implement a CustomNode which has some basic look and functionality. Here is an attempt..
<script src="http://dl.javafx.com/1.2/dtfx.js"></script> <script src="/rakeshmenonp/resource/JavaFXWindow/JavaFXWindow.js"></script>
Try it out and let me know feedback..