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show() and setVisible()

Tom Tang
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According to Khalid, the difference between the two methods for a window component is that show() will bring the component to the front of any other windows, but setVisible won't. I tried the following code and found the window will always appear in front of any other windows(bring up different windows and try). Can someone explain more.


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