Reminders was my attempt at a serious yet fun JavaFX application. It was really popular when it was released due to its many cool features:
The source code is available on GitHub.
First you'll need a database to run this application. There are two ways to get one:
Java DBand create a new database with the following settings:
persistence.xmlto use this database. Make sure you add the correct JDBC driver to the project.
You should now be able to run the application. The database schema will be created upon first use.
Once this is done, you can edit
persistence.xml to set the table generation strategy to
The required libraries are found in the
You will also need EclipseLink and the Java DB Driver (if you chose option 1), but NetBeans already has those bundled with it.
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