The Consulo includes a large number of custom Swing components. Using those components in your plugins will ensure that your plugin looks and works consistently with the UI of the rest of the IDE, and can often reduce the code size compared to using the default Swing components.

TIP Use UI Inspector to locate the underlying Swing component implementation or to inspect an existing UI at runtime.

Please refer to Writing short and clear in Consulo UI Guidelines on writing UI-related texts.

The following components are particularly noteworthy: