The Common UI Properties feature provides a set of extension points and supporting framework to implement a tabbed UI for the Eclipse properties view.
The com.ibm.xtools.common.ui.properties plug-in defines the following three extension points:
Below is an example snapshot of a usage of the tabbed properties view. The properties view is displaying four tabs based on the selected element. The General tab is currently selected. This implementation has provided a standard label provider so that a title bar is displayed with the element icon and text.
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