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Greip - Additional SWT Widgets

Main repository for the Greip Project. The goal of this project is to propose new widgets for the SWT API. Currently Greip contains a small set of powerful widgets.


A simple calculator, displayed as a whole widget or inside a tool window. (read more...)


The ColorButton widget allow the user to select a color. (read more...)


The FontButton widget allow the user to select a font from all available fonts in the system. (read more...)


This widget simply shows a Picture. Supported picture formats: PNG, BMP, JPEG, GIF (including animated GIFs), ICO and TIFF. (read more...)


The Separator widget represents a separator line with text and image. (read more...)


The StyledLabel widget represents a label with text formatting. (read more...)


The Tile widget represents a graphical element (e.g. picture, chart etc.) represented by a decorator and many formatted text sections. (read more...)


All widgets are fully localized in a separate fragment. You can add more localizations by creating your own localization fragment.

Available translations:

  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Spain
  • Portuguese
  • Italian
  • Arabic

Eclipse update site

To install Greip use this update site: or drag the install button into your running Eclipse workspace.

Drag to your running Eclipse workspace to install More Clipboard

Release notes

  • Stable releases
    • 1.1.0 [12-03-2019]
      • finalize all APIs
      • color and font selection redesigned
      • new color chooser named ColorCircleChooser
      • calculator now supports parenthesis
  • Beta releases
    • 1.0.3 [25-01-2019]
      • finalize API for Tile widget
      • add some features to Tile widget
    • 1.0.2 [05-01-2019] first release available on Eclipse marketplace
      • finalize API's for Calculator, Separator, ColorButton, FontButton, Picture an Styled Label
      • preview Tile widget
  • Alpha releases
    • 1.0.1 [07-02-2017] first release on GitHub
    • 1.0.0 [07-02-2017] first internal release

Origin of the name

Greip is a natural satellite of Saturn. Its discovery was announced on 26 June 2006. Greip is about 6 kilometres in diameter, and orbits Saturn at an average distance of 18,066 Mm in 906.556 days. Read more on Wikipedia...


Eclipse Public License, Version 1.0 (EPL-1.0). See


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