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Frame as MODAL

Rajesh Kumar

Joined: Nov 16, 2001
Posts: 28
Hai Friends
I am new to Java
I have a doubt.
I have 2 Frames like..Frame1 and Frame2
In Frame1 a Button called "OK"
When i click that button (OK) from Frame1 ....the second Frame should open as a MODAL Frame.
Is it possible to Call another Frame class as MODAL ?
If anybody knows about this...please help me.
What shall i do in Frame1 and Frame 2 to make Frame2 as MODAL Frame.
Thanks in advance
Manfred Leonhardt
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jan 09, 2001
Posts: 1492
Hi Rajesh,
You can not make Frames modal. The only class that can be modal is a Dialog. Look at the constructor of JDialog or Dialog to see where to specify if it is modal or not upon setvisible.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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