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Branding and Packaging Application

As described in Chapter 3, there are two different types of containers used by the NetBeans Platform: a Module Suite and a NetBeans Platform Application. While a module suite represents a pure collection of connected related modules, a NetBeans Platform application provides the basic structure for an independent application. This means you can user-specifically adapt a NetBeans Platform application and then create an installable package out of it. The following sections will explain how this works.


A Platform application provides a separate dialog for the so-called branding, or product-specific adaptation, of your application. There are numerous settings in this dialog, including ...

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