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Remi Dubey

Joined: Jun 12, 2001
Posts: 8
how to attach a status bar to a JFrame. I hv a JFrame wch has a JDesktopPane to it.
Theres a method in JAppplet called showstatus but is there any in JFrame???
Nathan Pruett

Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

Only Applets and JApplets have a built in status bar. If you want to do this in another top-level component, you will have to do it yourself. Perhaps adding a Label or JLabel into the BorderLayout.SOUTH area of the Frame and setting the text in it would work for what you want.


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