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JavaFX WebView Sample
import javafx.application.Application;
import javafx.geometry.HPos;
import javafx.geometry.VPos;
import javafx.scene.Node;
import javafx.scene.Scene;
import javafx.scene.layout.HBox;
import javafx.scene.layout.Priority;
import javafx.scene.layout.Region;
import javafx.scene.paint.Color;
import javafx.scene.web.WebEngine;
import javafx.scene.web.WebView;
import javafx.stage.Stage;
public class WebViewSample extends Application {
private Scene scene;
@Override public void start(Stage stage) {
// create the scene
stage.setTitle("Web View");
scene = new Scene(new Browser(),750,500, Color.web("#666970"));
public static void main(String[] args){
class Browser extends Region {
final WebView browser = new WebView();
final WebEngine webEngine = browser.getEngine();
public Browser() {
// load the web page
//add the web view to the scene
private Node createSpacer() {
Region spacer = new Region();
HBox.setHgrow(spacer, Priority.ALWAYS);
return spacer;
@Override protected void layoutChildren() {
double w = getWidth();
double h = getHeight();
layoutInArea(browser,0,0,w,h,0, HPos.CENTER, VPos.CENTER);
@Override protected double computePrefWidth(double height) {
return 750;
@Override protected double computePrefHeight(double width) {
return 500;
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