This preface describes the document accessibility features and conventions used in this tutorial - Adding HTML Content to JavaFX Applications.
About This Tutorial
This tutorial introduces the JavaFX embedded browser, a user interface component that provides a web viewer and full browsing functionality through its API. The document contains the following chapters:
Describes the new and changed features in the current release.
Lists the basic features of the
WebViewcomponent and introduces classes of the
Describes the HTML5 features supported by the
Provides instructions on how to embed a browser based in the WebView component into the application scene.
Provides instructions on how to implement calling from web content to JavaFX application.
Teaches how to use the
PopupFeaturesclass to set an alternative
WebViewobject for the documents that will be opened in a separate window.
Explains how to obtain the list of visited pages by using the
Provides a code pattern for printing HTML content of the embedded browser.
This tutorial provides the WebViewSample application so that you better learn the features described in each chapter. By the end of your study, you will have the complete version of the WebViewSample application with all functional code fragment integrated.
You can also find the source files of the application and the corresponding NetBeans project in Appendix A.
This document is intended for JavaFX developers.
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The following text conventions are used in this document:
Boldface type indicates graphical user interface elements associated with an action, or terms defined in text or the glossary.
Italic type indicates book titles, emphasis, or placeholder variables for which you supply particular values.
Monospace type indicates commands within a paragraph, URLs, code in examples, text that appears on the screen, or text that you enter.