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madhur jain
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Joined: Aug 27, 2002
Posts: 49
hi!
why is that if i set borderlayout after adding components to the applet nothing is visible.
this is not the case with other layouts.
madhur.
Barry Gaunt
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Joined: Aug 03, 2002
Posts: 7729
It should be possible to make a call to a method
validate() or revalidate() (or something similar) to cause the layout manager to reorganise the components according to its particular layout policy. Look for something like that.
If you have already laid out the components to, say, a FlowLayout then how do you then tell the new BorderLayout to place things (North, South, East, West, Center)?
-Barry
[ September 10, 2002: Message edited by: Barry Gaunt ]

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awais syed
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Joined: Mar 17, 2002
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you set layout before adding componenet to container.because ech layout has its own policy about setting the component and it is done only when the layout set before adding the componet.
Originally posted by madhur jain:
hi!
why is that if i set borderlayout after adding components to the applet nothing is visible.
this is not the case with other layouts.
madhur.


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