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Rinky Deshmukh
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Joined: Jun 09, 2004
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friends ,
can anyone tell me how to give a tool tip in a applet.
i'm using JApplets to create the applet.

i have a title idea of javax.swing package
Joe Ess
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Shashank Agarwal
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Joined: May 20, 2004
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You can add tool tip to objects.

Example:
JButton b = new JButton("DEMO");
b.setToolTipText("This is the demo button");

I'm not sure whether u can set the tool tip for an applet.
Try this -
within the init() method, type this

this.setToolTipText("This is an applet");

Tell me if it does.
 
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