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JComboBox - a constant size
Joined: Aug 27, 2003
Sep 06, 2005 10:24:00
Started working on my assignment again after a looooooong time.
I have a pretty basic question now.
I am using a JCombobox in my
layout to implement the Search functionality. It expands to fit in the largest entry in the list.
Is there a way I could make it a constant size, so that irrespective of the data entries, it just shows a constant width?
Ta Ri Ki Sun
Joined: Mar 26, 2002
Sep 06, 2005 13:33:00
There's a setting on thge combobox for the max visible entries, have a squizz at the javadoc for what it is but it makes the combo box scroll so you can see the other entries.
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