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getText() question

Mike Brown
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Joined: Oct 19, 2003
Posts: 25
I hope I am not exceeding my limit of questions here. I appreciate the help so much. This will be my last question tonight I promise.Can somebody tell me where I went wrong on this. I just want to take the input from the textbox and display it with the paint method when the user clicks the button.

I edited your code to include the UBB Code Tags to make your code easier to read.
[ October 26, 2003: Message edited by: Gregg Bolinger ]
Paul Stevens
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Joined: May 17, 2001
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You set the text field value to a string at compile time. It's value at that time was an empty string. Move getting the value to your action performed method.
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Mike Brown
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Joined: Oct 19, 2003
Posts: 25
Thanks Paul, I remember now that strings are immutable so the way I had it couldnt possibly work.
Gregg Bolinger
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I hope I am not exceeding my limit of questions here.
That can never happen.


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