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Upcoming PrimeFaces Mobile features a Dialog component optimized for Mobile Devices. We've written a Mobile Renderer to the well known <p:dialog /> component that is commonly used in PrimeFaces Core. There is also a dialog feature in jQuery Mobile however that doesn't really fit JSF programming model as it displays whole pages in dialogs rather than any custom content, PrimeFaces Mobile Dialog however is based on simpledialog2 widget that enables the model PrimeFaces developers are used to...

A new CommentBox component has been developed by Nick Russler who introduced it at PrimeFaces Forum. There is also a nice promotion video; Future plans are PrimeFaces Push - Atmosphere integration for real-time live comments....

PrimeFaces Team is pleased to announce the new 0.8 release of PrimeUI library. This releases brings in 4 new widgets from PrimeFaces. AutoComplete Dropdown Notify Tooltip Although these widgets are ported from PrimeFaces, there are significant differences in implementation as PrimeUI targets REST and Heavy client side development. For example, autocomplete widget can accept a local array of suggestions or a remote call that can be a RESTful webservice that returns JSON. Next planned release 0.9 will introduce...

After announcing the new maintenance policy yesterday, we have received various feedbacks from PrimeFaces Community. One common feedback is offering an option for community users who see PrimeFaces PRO fees as expensive considering their project budgets and still would like to avoid merging fixes from trunk to their local branches. We listen to our community and thanks to the valuable feedback we are glad to announce that community members now also have the option to receive the...

Starting with PrimeFaces 3.5, a new maintenance policy for PrimeFaces has been initiated. This new policy is basically a new feature offered to our PrimeFaces PRO service. Until now, we have been doing maintenance(bugfix only) releases such as 3.3.1, 3.4.1, 3.4.2 periodically followed by a major release e.g. 3.4, 3.5. From now on, tags/sources of these certified-official releases will be available to PrimeFaces PRO users exclusively. Although there will be a private branch, each improvement-fix made into...

Soon after PrimeFaces 3.5 Final Release, we are glad to announce that User's Guide for 3.5 is also now available. As in 3.4 Guide, there are two versions, free one and the 10$ copy with same content for community members who would like to contribute PrimeFaces Development. The only difference is the table of contents index for PDF readers. All versions of guides, api-vdl docs, wiki, PrimeFaces Cookbook, interviews, presentations...

PrimeFaces Team is glad to announce the available of PrimeFaces 3.5 Final. Compared to the Release Candidate that is massively tested by community, there are over 20 improvements.   Downloads Sources and Binaries along with maven download instructions are available at downloads page. User's Guide See official announcement regarding User's Guide 3.5. Showcase Change From now on there will be only one online showcase instead of showcase and showcase-labs. Roadmap Next planned version is 3.6 and it is due second quarter of 2013. Our focus...

PrimeFaces Cookbook is published today. The book features many topics that you cannot find in forum, showcase or the user's guide. Cookbook is a great resource for anyone who is doing active PrimeFaces development. Learn basic concepts to be able to work with PrimeFaces. Delve deep into 100+ rich UI components with all the required details Get solutions to typical and advanced use cases Use the best practices, avoid pitfalls, and get performance tips when working with...

PrimeFaces Team is pleased to announce the first release candidate of PrimeFaces 3.5. This version features new components, enhancements to existing components, major maintenance, RTL support, improved accessibility and more. Compared to previous major release 3.4, there are over 175+ filed improvements.   Notable changes are; New component: Clock New component: Horizontal Tree Reimplemented Galleria as a native widget DataTable Multiple Column Sorting DataTable InCell Editing Frozen Rows for DataTable Reimplemented Scrollable-Resizable Tables Resizable TreeTable Content support for...

Resizable and Scrollable Table implementation has been rewritten from scratch based on the community feedback for 3.5. PrimeFaces DataTable uses 100% width to span the container however for scrollable and resizable columns cases this was not the case and fixed column widths were used instead. This provides the required functionality however there was room for improvement by supporting percentages. This has been a popular request from PrimeFaces Users. After 1 week of work, following enhancements are now...