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How to make jTextField 's input unscrollable?

walter wang
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Joined: Jun 02, 2001
Posts: 156
Dear All
i create a JTextField, i want to set it inputsize = 5(charaters)
i am doing like this
JTextField jTextField = new JTextField(5);
jTextField.setScrollOffset(0);
but it doesnot work out
it is still scrollable, i main i could input more than
5 charaters
How to fix JTextField's input size?
Thx in advance
Walter wang


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Paul Stevens
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Joined: May 17, 2001
Posts: 2823
You need to create a class that extends PlainDocument and override the insertString() like this:


[This message has been edited by Paul Stevens (edited December 17, 2001).]
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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