Substance client properties

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Client property name



Property name for specifying outline shaper. This property is used a client property that can be set on a specific control.

The value must be a SubstanceButtonShaper object.

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Sample code

import java.awt.FlowLayout;

import javax.swing.*;

import org.pushingpixels.substance.api.SubstanceLookAndFeel;
import org.pushingpixels.substance.api.shaper.StandardButtonShaper;

 * Test application that shows the use of the
 {@link SubstanceLookAndFeel#BUTTON_SHAPER_PROPERTY} client property.
 @author Kirill Grouchnikov
 @see SubstanceLookAndFeel#BUTTON_SHAPER_PROPERTY
public class ButtonShaperProperty extends JFrame {
   * Creates the main frame for <code>this</code> sample.
  public ButtonShaperProperty() {
    super("Middle button uses standard button shaper");

    this.setLayout(new FlowLayout());

    JButton buttonA = new JButton("a");
    JButton buttonB = new JButton("b");
    // Mark button to use standard button shaper
        new StandardButtonShaper());
    JButton buttonC = new JButton("c");



   * The main method for <code>this</code> sample. The arguments are ignored.
   @param args
   *            Ignored.
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    SwingUtilities.invokeLater(new Runnable() {
      public void run() {
        SubstanceLookAndFeel.setSkin(new BusinessBlackSteelSkin());
        new ButtonShaperProperty().setVisible(true);

The screenshot below shows the application frame with custom button shaper installed on the middle and right buttons.