Course Number: JAV-416

Duration: 3 days (19.5 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

JavaFX Training Overview

JavaFX is the successor to Java Swing for building Java desktop applications, as well as a platform for building rich Internet applications that run on a range of devices. This JavaFX programming course teaches attendees how to get the most out of JavaFX's graphics and media packages for desktop applications.

Note:  Upon request, we can add additional modules, including FXML, Scene Builder, JavaFX Concurrency, JavaFX and Web Services, JavaFX 3D, JavaFX Media, JavaFX Graphics and Animation, and JavaFX and CSS.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

Objectives

All attendees will:

  • Understand the JavaFX framework and how it fits into Jakarta EE
  • Code solutions using Stages, Scenes, and Graphs
  • Practice with applications that show the JavaFX lifecycle
  • Get hands-on experience with multiple controls and events
  • Learn to choose and implement the correct layout
  • Be exposed to the most popular component controls
  • Understand and practice binding and proper property implementation
  • Learn some of the core charting features of JavaFX

Prerequisites

Solid Java programming skills are required. A minimum of 6 months of hands-on Java coding experience is strongly recommended.

Outline

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Introduction and JavaFX Fundamentals
  • JavaFX The Framework
  • Stage and Scenes
  • Nodes and Scene Graphs
  • An Overview of Layouts
  • The Lifecycle
  • Understanding the FXML file
Events and Controls
  • The Event Class
  • Event Handlers
  • Event Dispatch Chain
  • Label and Button
  • CheckBox
  • Handling Key and Mouse Events
  • Filtering and Consuming Events
 Layout Components
  • Layout Panes
  • Region and Pane
  • HBox and VBox
  • FlowPane
  • TilePane
  • GridPane
  • StackPane
  • BorderPane
  • AnchorPane
UI Control Fundamentals
  • RadioButton and ToggleButton
  • CheckBox and ChoiceBox
  • ComboBox
  • ScrollBar and Slider
  • TextField and PasswordField
  • ProgressBar and ProgressIndicator
  • TextArea
Composite UI Controls
  • Menu, MenuBar, MenuItem
  • ContextMenu and Tooltip
  • ColorPicker and DatePicker
  • ListView and TableView
  • TreeView and TreeTableView
Properties and Bindings
  • JavaFX Properties
  • Property Listeners
  • Unidirectional Binding
  • Bidirectional Binding
  • Understanding Key Interfaces
Charts and WebView
  • JavaFX Chart API
  • XY Chart
  • Bar Chart
  • Pie Chart
  • WebView Fundamentals
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All JavaFX training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

  • At least 8GB RAM
  • Any operating system that supports Java 1.8 or later
  • JDK 8 (also known as 1.8) is the minimum requirement; JDK 11 (Java 1.11) or later is preferred
  • The Java development tool the students are likely to use after the class (Eclipse is recommended, but IntelliJ IDEA, IBM RAD, NetBeans, and other tools are supported)
  • Other free software - please contact us if you have purchased this class


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