Google releases Java WindowBuilder Pro to everyone

Google announced that they are releasing WindowBuilder (a tool to create GUI for Java applications) as open source project to the Eclipse Foundation.

The tool is very complete (maybe a bit over-engineered) and it includes powerful functionality for creating user interfaces (in a drag & drop editor) based on  Swing, SWT (Standard Widget Toolkit) or GWT (Google Web Toolkit).
It’s also bi-directional: can read hand-written GUI Java code and reverse-engineered it into the GUI components.

I tried it with my test-application (a BMI calculator) and was able to create a GUI Java in one or two hours.

More information and the download are available on the Eclipse site and on Google Code.

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