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Assigning floats to JLabels

Dave Johnson
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Joined: May 25, 2003
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If you have a JLabel that you wish to use for displaying the results of a calculation of two floats, what methods() are use for this?
Thanks, Dave.
Jose Botella
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Joined: Jul 03, 2001
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This is a job for java.text.NumberFormat or maybe java.text.DecimalFormat

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Dave Johnson
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Joined: May 25, 2003
Posts: 111
Thanks Jose.
The code I used was this: l[i].setText(""+tally[i]);
The I tried earlier was l[i].setText(+tally[i]); and obviously that was no good.
Anyway I'll read the stuff you suggested and thanks again mate.
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