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I see two options. you can use the pluggable look+feel to set up the frame the way want, or you can use a Frame/JFrame and use setUndecorated() to remove the regular max/min/close buttons + title bar. setExtendedState() lets you programmatically max+min. Closing is easy enough. Dragging, well, look at java.awt.event.MouseListener.
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I'm using Java 1.3 and those methods don't exist in 1.3.