Compiere Looks is a 3D color extension of the Java Metal pluggable Look and Feel adding color capabilities as well as texture backgrounds. Compiere Looks is free and Open Source.
Compiere Looks Utilities allow you to change the Look and Feel of your application by the individual user. This is supported for the Compiere Looks and any other Metal Theme; You can also define and save your own Theme.
One of the added features are "hierarchical tabs", which allows to communicate a hierarchical structure easily.
Another unique Compiere Looks feature allows you to view how people with a color deficiency ("colorblind") would see your colored Java Themes.
Release 1.1 is a maintenance release and includes bug fixes and additional languages (German, Italian, Thai). Also external library dependencies were removed.
Compiere Looks was presented at JavaOne 2002; check out the presentation (http://www.compiere.org/download/1094janke.ppt).