SBCC - Swing Better Components Collection

by Christoph Bimminger (


online documentation - JColorArrayPanel

The JColorSelector is a component which lets you choose a color out of an array of predefined colors.


state of implementation

implemented (idea - in design - in development - implemented - qa passed)

user interactions

  • choose foreground color (left mouse button)
  • choose background color (right mouse button)
  • (no feedback about already choosen color)

kown bugs


future plans

  • compound component (JColorArrayPanel, JColorSelector) for a behavior like the color selection panel in most graphics applications - color array, display of set foreground/background color, userdefined colors by clicking the display areas)
  • different styles (flat, 3D,...), eventually based on current L&F