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Can a JFace Dialog have a toolbar? [message #662340] Wed, 30 March 2011 09:54 Go to next message
Saurabh Mising name is currently offline Saurabh Mising nameFriend
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In G. R. Prakash's blog, an example of the About Dialog in Eclipse is given. g.html

According to this example, defining a menu contribution in the plugin.xml with the toolbar:org.eclipse.ui.installationDialog.buttonbar as locationURI brings upt the toolbar.

If i want to define a toolbar in my JFace dialog, how can I do it?

Re: Can a JFace Dialog have a toolbar? [message #662362 is a reply to message #662340] Wed, 30 March 2011 11:35 Go to previous message
Paul Webster is currently offline Paul WebsterFriend
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Read some of the links in my signature for defining the contributions etc.

You can then use
org.eclipse.ui.menus.IMenuService.populateContributionManage r(ContributionManager,
String) to populate your ToolBarManager (which actually creates the

Don't forget to releaseContributions(*) when the dialog is finally done.


Paul Webster platform.doc.isv/guide/workbench.htm

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