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problem in static JLabel text

narasimharao konjeti
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Joined: Apr 26, 2003
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hi all,
I have created one static JLabel, and i am going to change the label value dynamically. and while i am program is executing, jlabel.setText() is not refreshing. what might be the problem...
please let me know if any solution.
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If the label's size will change, then you need to call validate() on the label's container after changing the text. Otherwise, a simple repaint() call should do.

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