Synthetica V3.4.0 and SyntheticaAddons V3.4.0 released!(09:56, 18. May. 2021)

We are pleased to announce the release of Synthetica V3.4.0 and SyntheticaAddons V3.4.0. A complete list of changes can be found at the Synthetica changelog and the SyntheticaAddons changelog. The updates mainly provide improvements and bug fixes.

New Synthetica Features

  • Improved coloring support for controls including blend mode support - see Understand how to use background colors in Synthetica
  • Improved multi-screen suppport
  • Improved popup shadow support on Linux
  • MenuItem - improved MenuItem-UI to support solid background colors
  • ComboBox - new UI-property Synthetica.comboBox.defaultPrototypeDisplayValue to set a default value - see customization
  • ProgressBar - new client property to a specify solid text color independent from foreground/background Synthetica.progressBar.textColor - see customization
  • ProgressBarPainter - new method to support border only painting
  • ScrollBar - new UI propery to support minimum thumb size Synthetica.scrollBar.minimumThumbSize - see customization
  • ToolBar - improved drag window paint support, new UI propery to support minimum height/width Synthetica.toolBar.minimumSize - see customization
  • ScalableIcon - new UI-properties to disable image and icon cache Synthetica.scalableIcon.iconCache.enabled, Synthetica.scalableIcon.imageCache.enabled - see customization
  • JavaVersion class - new method to get main version as integer value
  • SyntheticaSimple2D theme - improved background color support for controls and updated look
  • Updated themes - SyntheticaAluOxide, SyntheticaBlackEye, SyntheticaBlackMoon, SyntheticaBlackStar, SyntheticaBlueIce, SyntheticaBlueLight, SyntheticaBlueMoon, SyntheticaClassy, SyntheticaDark, SyntheticaGreenDream, SyntheticaPlain, SyntheticaSilverMoon, SyntheticaSimple2D, SyntheticaSkyMetallic, SyntheticaStandard, SyntheticaWhiteVision
  • Cleanup - removed focusInputMap workaround which was required for Java 5

New SyntheticaAddons Features

  • SimpleDropDownButton - improved state support
  • DropDownButton - improved state support
  • JYTaskPane - improved customization possibilities of content panel
  • Updated theme extensions - SyntheticaPlainAddon, SyntheticaDarkAddon, SyntheticaSimple2DAddon


As you maybe know minor release updates are covered by the support subscription. For using the latest releases a new license key is required - please contact sales for getting a new license key or request a quote for the update in case you don't have a valid support subscription.

Product Links

Synthetica Look And Feel
Synthetica Download
SyntheticaAddons Download
SyntheticaAddons Demos
Synthetica/SyntheticaAddons V3