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Chapter 2. SWT Shells > Creating Child Shells

2.5. Creating Child Shells

It is often necessary to open windows that appear not on the desktop or window manager, but within another window. One example of this is the ever-popular Multiple Document Interface (MDI) found in earlier versions of applications such as Microsoft Excel. Another example would be a prompt to the user for information or a display of some type of message.

Figure 2-3. Result of ShellStylesExample



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