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Daniel Chen
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Joined: Oct 07, 2002
Posts: 24
In my GUI I use three JButtons to show all flights, search, book and now I want to do some help in my GUI.I want to do a menu including an exit and a help submenu.However My main GUI used JButton so I think to add a help menu isn't very fit.I have little experence in designing GUI, somebody can give me suggestion?Does it use a help JButton maybe more fit my main style?
Tom Elix
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Joined: Nov 03, 2002
Posts: 7
I would say to stick with buttons.
Allen Chan
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Joined: Jun 07, 2002
Posts: 64
Hi Daniel,
When you click those three buttons, will you spawn a new window (JFrame) or present the search result on the original, if you spawn a new window, I guess just add another "help" button, if not, then you probably want to consider a menu.
Daniel Chen
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Joined: Oct 07, 2002
Posts: 24
Hi Allen,
All my GUI is one Frame, click buttons and show results in JTable in origin interface.Are you sure it is better to use menu?Then my GUI will have both menu and button.
 
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