Package javafx.css

Interface StyleableProperty<T>

Type Parameters:
T - the specific property
All Superinterfaces:
All Known Implementing Classes:
SimpleStyleableBooleanProperty, SimpleStyleableDoubleProperty, SimpleStyleableFloatProperty, SimpleStyleableIntegerProperty, SimpleStyleableLongProperty, SimpleStyleableObjectProperty, SimpleStyleableStringProperty, StyleableBooleanProperty, StyleableDoubleProperty, StyleableFloatProperty, StyleableIntegerProperty, StyleableLongProperty, StyleableObjectProperty, StyleableStringProperty

public interface StyleableProperty<T>
extends WritableValue<T>
StyleableProperty allows a to be styled from CSS.

This interface allows coordination between CSS processing and a The implementation ensure that the priority for setting the value is, in increasing order and assuming equal importance:

  1. a style from a user agent stylesheet in Application.setUserAgentStylesheet(java.lang.String)
  2. value set from code, for example calling Node.setOpacity(double)
  3. a style from an author stylesheet in Scene.getStylesheets() or Parent.getStylesheets()
  4. a style from Node.setStyle(java.lang.String)

The StyleablePropertyFactory greatly simplifies creating a StyleableProperty and its corresponding CssMetaData.

JavaFX 8.0
See Also:
  • Method Details

    • applyStyle

      void applyStyle​(StyleOrigin origin, T value)
      This method is called from CSS code to set the value of the property.
      origin - the origin
      value - the value
    • getStyleOrigin

      StyleOrigin getStyleOrigin()
      Tells the origin of the value of the property. This is needed to determine whether or not CSS can override the value.
      the style origin
    • getCssMetaData

      CssMetaData<? extends Styleable,​T> getCssMetaData()
      Reflect back the CssMetaData that corresponds to this
      the corresponding CssMetaData